Modernised User Interface
Fresh Main Menu & In-Game HUD
CS2’s got a shiny new main menu and in-game HUD. It’s easier on the eyes and helps you keep track of health, armor, while you’re in a hectic situation.
The console got a cleaner look and easier to use. You’ll see “false” and “true” instead of “0” and “1” for many commands,.
Follow Recoil Mode
Valve brings back the cheat-protected follow recoil mode in CS:GO. Your crosshair will follow your weapon’s recoil pattern. This especially valuable for beginners who want to learn mastering the spray control.
Round-by-Round Damage Display
Ever wonder how much damage you dealt in a round? Now you can see right at the top of the screen after each round, so you can see how much of an impact you made.
Improved In-game Performance and Optimization features
The Source 2 engine comes with new and great power. These improvements will make your gaming experience even better.
CS2 introduces a new sub-tick system where the tick rate no longer matters for moving, shooting, or throwing grenades. This makes the game more responsive and accurate. Valve wants to make it easier for matchmaking players to replicate the grenades they see in pro matches.
Faster loading times and team selection
Thanks you to Source 2 engine, maps is now loading faster, so you can dive directly into the action. They also made the team selection screen more user-friendly.
Less Stuttering and lags
In CS2, they’ve worked on reducing stuttering, so you can expect a smoother, more fluid gameplay. This lets you play without any annoying lags that makes it hard to aim accurately.
Now we just have to wait until summer 2023
CS2 delivers significant enhancements in graphics, audio, gameplay, and user interface, all designed to create a more enjoyable experience while maintaining the overall feeling of playing Counter-Strike.
Unfortunately, we have to wait until summer before the full version of CS2 is released. In the meantime you can read more about Counter-Strike here on the website.