CS:GO update: March 23

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Valve released new update for Counter Strike: Global Offensive

Valve released new update for Counter Strike: Global Offensive where they fixed various bugs, updated some parts of the game and enabled account-linking for the upcoming MLG Major Columbus 2016

Check out full patch notes:

– Fixed a bug where the map overview would move a dead player’s icon to the position of their spectator camera, showing a live player’s position (Thanks jubiii!)
– Added a missing collection tag to Shadow Case.

– This update includes a previously released patch for gameservers to deny setinfo calls for keys that weren’t configured at client connection time.
– Added a convar sv_vote_count_spectator_votes that can be set to zero while enabling sv_vote_allow_spectators to initiate votes without casting an initial YES vote.

– Grenades will no longer fall between cracks in Bombsite B
– Added backface to door in upper park (Thanks Guardian!)
– More accurate collision model on tree and rocks used in upper park

– Updated loading screen image

Update size: ~34.5 MB

Valve also enabled account linking for the upcoming MLG Major Columbus 2016 allowing viewers to link their Steam accounts with Twitch or MLG accounts. By doing so, they will be eligible to receive souvenir drops.

While you’re watching MLG Columbus 2016 next week, you’ll have a chance to receive a souvenir package commemorating the event. Each souvenir features a weapon from the collection of the map being played, golden stickers of the teams who were playing, and a golden signature of the MVP from the round where the souvenir dropped.

To be eligible for a souvenir package, all you have to do is watch the event. If you’re watching in GOTV or in the main menu, you’ll automatically be eligible for souvenirs. If you’re watching on an official Twitch or MLG stream, make sure you link your Steam account!

Source: blog.counter-strike.net

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