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Valve continue to do smaller tweaks to the Danger Zone Battle Royale mode in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, with it now having Skill Groups.

Now, depending on how many games you've won you will get a fancy pin to display in the main menu and when you're a spectator. Valve said that all Skill Groups play together, so it's really only a small cosmetic change, one to just let you show off that little bit extra.

You can see the pins available below:

I'm still very much enjoying Danger Zone, especially now with both the Blacksite and Sirocco maps available on rotation keeping it from feeling too stale. The perk you get to pick when you drop-in was a nice touch too.

I hope they continue to expand it though, I would love to see what else they can do with it. Part of the problem with Danger Zone is that there's no real progression that other similar games have. You level up, sure, but you rarely get anything from that. With Valve trying out the Battle Pass system with Underlords, perhaps they could do something similar for CS:GO. It's nicer than Loot Box gambling that's for sure.

As always, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive can be found free on Steam.

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WorMzy 23 Jul, 2019
QuoteThink you're good at CS:GO Danger Zone?

Nope! :D




... :(
Ehvis 23 Jul, 2019
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A while ago I played a not so high ranked match with someone to fill a group. It was pretty funny. I the whole match I never saw anyone shoot me. :D Obviously I never had a chance to get a single kill in. Second match was a little better. I managed about 5 kills! Not exactly matching up to the 30+ kills of my silver ranked team mates.

Back to casual Danger Zone for me. :P
Whitewolfe80 23 Jul, 2019
wait do people play danger zone i thought it was a ghost town online
orochi_kyo 23 Jul, 2019
Quoting: Whitewolfe80wait do people play danger zone i thought it was a ghost town online
What makes you think that aside that you maybe dont like the game or at least this mode of the game?
It is as easy as press Join and youll find yourself in a match in 2 minutes or less, if you dont live in the Antarctica.
Whitewolfe80 23 Jul, 2019
Quoting: orochi_kyo
Quoting: Whitewolfe80wait do people play danger zone i thought it was a ghost town online
What makes you think that aside that you maybe dont like the game or at least this mode of the game?
It is as easy as press Join and youll find yourself in a match in 2 minutes or less, if you dont live in the Antarctica.

Did i say i didnt like the game or did you just assume that, that said i had heard it was the worst of the free to play battle royale games. If people are digging it great but i am assuming its dead because i never see it on twitch front page or the channels i watch never even mention it especially the zf which literally play every br do not play that game.
chris.echoz 25 Jul, 2019
Quoting: Whitewolfe80
Quoting: orochi_kyo
Quoting: Whitewolfe80wait do people play danger zone i thought it was a ghost town online
What makes you think that aside that you maybe dont like the game or at least this mode of the game?
It is as easy as press Join and youll find yourself in a match in 2 minutes or less, if you dont live in the Antarctica.

Did i say i didnt like the game or did you just assume that, that said i had heard it was the worst of the free to play battle royale games. If people are digging it great but i am assuming its dead because i never see it on twitch front page or the channels i watch never even mention it especially the zf which literally play every br do not play that game.
CS:GO remains primarily competitive, and Danger Zone is really just a casual mode to play for warmup or as a distraction for most people. It's still fun, and in my opinion more fun than other BR games, but unlike games like PUBG and Fortnite it's not the primary focus of the game.
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