Weapons Expert is an event game mode added to Counter-Strike: Global Offensive in Operation Hydra, as a part of the May 23, 2017 update, as one of the three Hydra Events, alongside War Games and Wingman.
Following weapons was prohibited in June 27, 2017 update.
Weapons Expert skill groups
Unlike competitive, the player can see how many matches they must win to rank up. Players gets one pip per win match.
If the player is on a 2 or more win streak, the player gets 2 pips as bonus.
The max rank is 24.
This schedule is based on the current state of the "
Behind The Scenes
- When first introduced game mode, mode had rule best of 30 rounds and reuses competitive rules,before get reworked.
- Originally, game mode takes 16 rounds, early lobby text hint old toward it, despite when introduced uses best of 30 rounds.
- ↑ Tested in game.
- ↑ CS:GO Operation Hydra: Full event schedule (05/23/2017 - 07/18/2017) on Reddit