Patch Notes


  • Smoke screen overlay fades faster now when exiting smokes quickly.
  • Adjusted boundaries of smoke screen overlay slightly.


  • Added server setting sv_reliableavatardata: when enabled player avatars are reliably exchanged between all players and casters on the game server, reliably delivered to GOTV spectators, and recorded in demo files.
  • Added the ability to specify team logos just like we specify team names or flags (via convars mp_teamlogo_1 and mp_teamlogo_2 using team’s shorthand image name).
    • Team logos now show in the spectator scoreboard, the win panel and the player scoreboard.
  • Added a new win panel string that shows the team name if they win the round.


  • Added ff_damage_bullet_penetration convar to control how much penetration power and damage is scaled when hitting a friendly when FF is off.
  • Fixed pistol muzzle flash so it no longer stretches to the map origin at low framerates.
  • Fixed fog clearcolor calculation that caused free* cam spectators to see bright colors behind level geometry.
  • Speculative fix for spectating audio bug.
  • Added player flashbang visual indicators with a progress bar that shows over players heads when you are watching via GOTV.
  • Updated the first person flash effect when spectating someone via GOTV.
  • Fixed bug which stopped CS:GO from working on OSX Snow Leopard.
  • Added flavor text to the Bravo Collection weapons.
  • Added 5 new Music Kit Offers.[n 1]
  • Added 12 new Sticker Offers.[n 2]
  • Fixed gamepads being reset and deactivated on map load.
  • Added support for hot-plugging of gamepads rather than requiring that they be connected prior to game launch.


  • Cobblestone
    • Removed various boosts
    • Further optimizations
    • Tweaked layout of underpass room
    • Moved door from CT side to T side of underpass
    • Made cubby at entrance to Bombsite A smaller
    • Widened arch at end of long A
    • Set correct surface types on textures
    • Brightened haystacks at entrance to Long A
    • Updated collision on broken wall in bombsite A and B

Undocumented Changes

  • Added Dragon lore to Cobblestone[1]


  1. Daniel Sadowski, Total Domination, Mateo Messina, For No Mankind, Various Artists, Hotline Miami, Damjan Mravunac, The Talos Principal, Matt Lange, IsoRhythm
  2. Eco Rush, Flickshot, Hamster Hawk, Headless Chicken, Headshot Guarantee, Hostage Rescue, Just Trolling, Robo, Wanna Fight, Witchcraft, Firestarter (Holo), Lucky Cat (Foil)


  1. The dragon lore artwork was added do cobblestone