Multiplayer computer game developed by Valve and Hidden Path Entertainment. The last major game in the Counter-Strike series;  Like all games in the series, it is dedicated to confronting terrorists and special forces.
Logged out on a PC running Windows, Mac computers and game consoles Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, took place on August 21, 2012. In 2014 it was released on Linux , and in 2016 it became available, as part of the backward compatibility program, on Xbox One.  In 2018, a free version (Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Free Edition) was released without the ability to play with real players, only fights with bots are presented.