Go Back   MacRumors Forums > Special Interests > Mac and PC Games

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Aug 23, 2012, 02:32 AM   #1
ClearlyTrying
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
The Ultimate CS:GO Guide made by Professionals

I see people asking so questions about cs:go.. I'm just letting everyone know that the professionals from NCi created an Official Netcode CS:GO guide and CFG. It covers everything from videos, tutorials, tips, tricks and much more. learn how the pros play! Its what i'm trying to do :P Basically anything and everything you need for CS:GO for MAC and PC.

Check it out at: csgo guide

Good find, thank me later

Last edited by ClearlyTrying; Aug 27, 2012 at 02:03 AM.
ClearlyTrying is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 23, 2012, 02:56 AM   #2
EthanNixon
macrumors 6502a
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Quote:
Originally Posted by ClearlyTrying View Post
I see people asking so questions about cs:go.. I'm just letting everyone know that the professionals from NCi created an Official Netcode CS:GO guide and CFG. It covers everything from videos, tutorials, tips, tricks and much more. learn how the pros play! Its what i'm trying to do :P Basically anything and everything you need for CS:GO for MAC and PC.

Check it out at: csgo guide

Good find, thank me later
Here I thought there was at least one forum I visit that isn't infested with Netcode wankers.
__________________
BlackBerry 9900
www.FRAGBOSS.com
EthanNixon is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 24, 2012, 11:16 AM   #3
Alfuh
macrumors regular
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Thanks for the link

Does anyone know where to put this on a Mac? I can't find where the actual files are ... inside the CS:GO Package are just the icon and the shortcut to launch the steam app ... don't see it all in the Steam Package either.

I searched around and only found information based on the old CS:S which doesn't seem to work either

Any help is appreciated
__________________
27" 2009 iMac; 2009 Mac Mini; 2012 MacBook Air; 2010 Macbook Air; iPad Mini ...
Basically, I've got a bunch of Apple gear ... And now a Moto X and an LG G Pad 8.3
Alfuh is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 26, 2012, 01:43 PM   #4
ClearlyTrying
Thread Starter
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
@Alfuh, go to the forum section of their website and they can explain how to get you situated.
ClearlyTrying is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 26, 2012, 04:08 PM   #5
EthanNixon
macrumors 6502a
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Quote:
Originally Posted by Alfuh View Post
Thanks for the link

Does anyone know where to put this on a Mac? I can't find where the actual files are ... inside the CS:GO Package are just the icon and the shortcut to launch the steam app ... don't see it all in the Steam Package either.

I searched around and only found information based on the old CS:S which doesn't seem to work either

Any help is appreciated
In Windows it's in your Steam/Common folder. I don't know about Mac, maybe look at the contents of Steam rather than CS:GO.

Quote:
Originally Posted by ClearlyTrying View Post
@Alfuh, go to the forum section of their website and they can explain how to get you situated.
They won't be able to help. They will probably tell you to buy a Razer product or subscribe to their premium service.
__________________
BlackBerry 9900
www.FRAGBOSS.com
EthanNixon is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 26, 2012, 04:45 PM   #6
ClearlyTrying
Thread Starter
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Quote:
They won't be able to help. They will probably tell you to buy a Razer product or subscribe to their premium service.
They don't tell you to buy any Razer products, they demonostrate what they use to compete in local tournaments, and at home. Being a professional gamer entitles you to professional sponsors, this specific group of gamers being sponsorsed by Razer. They aren't telling you to go and buy them. They simply present what they are using, and explain the pros and cons of each of its abilities. It's more then just that guide; they offer a lot from Professionals showing how they play, and offering 1on1 tutorials, tips, and help.

Subscribing to their premium services comes with great benefits that you can't find anywhere else. It's innovative and a great opportunity. If you don't find professional gamers offering their help a cool thing to take advantage of, then simply don't participate.

I don't understand why you proceed to criticize them for no reason. Yes, they are sponsored by Razer. Yes they have Razer pereiphs; that is minuscule as to what they offer as a whole.

If you are the least bit concerned with the game play such as aiming,recoil, stategys; site taking, rushing, how to use smokes,flashes, nades the most effectively at the most competitive level in eSports and just loads of information the casual gamer wouldn't know, then give it a visit.

Why the hate?

& They would certainly help you with any questions, this guy obviously is against the community I recommended for help.

Last edited by ClearlyTrying; Aug 26, 2012 at 06:00 PM.
ClearlyTrying is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Sep 4, 2012, 04:36 PM   #7
EthanNixon
macrumors 6502a
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Quote:
Originally Posted by ClearlyTrying View Post
They don't tell you to buy any Razer products, they demonostrate what they use to compete in local tournaments, and at home. Being a professional gamer entitles you to professional sponsors, this specific group of gamers being sponsorsed by Razer. They aren't telling you to go and buy them. They simply present what they are using, and explain the pros and cons of each of its abilities. It's more then just that guide; they offer a lot from Professionals showing how they play, and offering 1on1 tutorials, tips, and help.

Subscribing to their premium services comes with great benefits that you can't find anywhere else. It's innovative and a great opportunity. If you don't find professional gamers offering their help a cool thing to take advantage of, then simply don't participate.

I don't understand why you proceed to criticize them for no reason. Yes, they are sponsored by Razer. Yes they have Razer pereiphs; that is minuscule as to what they offer as a whole.

If you are the least bit concerned with the game play such as aiming,recoil, stategys; site taking, rushing, how to use smokes,flashes, nades the most effectively at the most competitive level in eSports and just loads of information the casual gamer wouldn't know, then give it a visit.

Why the hate?

& They would certainly help you with any questions, this guy obviously is against the community I recommended for help.
Ok. Since you have no idea who I am, let me inform you. My name is Ethan "mascot" Nixon, I've competed in the highest leagues and attended more LANs that just about any "professional" Counter-Strike player today. I've competed against Dazed, CaseyFoster, etc way before in the past. I've made the number one FPS config, which was stolen by NCi. My CS:GO config has been downloaded over 900 times currently, and I have answered everyone's questions they have ever asked. I am against a premium service that takes advantage of gamers who know nothing about competitive gaming.

I get upwards of 20-50 emails a day about which products to purchase, how to change settings in CS:GO, what computer or laptop to purchase, how to fix their peripherals. Every day I answer all of those emails, except when they are just being plain lazy. I don't charge for anything, and I never will. I will be doing a lot with CS:GO on my own website, and I won't ever charge a premium price for my opinions on gaming. Since that is what Netcode does, they give you their opinion for money.

If you've seen CaseyFoster posting on other forums, his answer is purchasing a Razer product. I've seen it a dozen times.
__________________
BlackBerry 9900
www.FRAGBOSS.com
EthanNixon is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 26, 2012, 05:06 PM   #8
ratfink
macrumors member
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Quote:
Originally Posted by Alfuh View Post
Thanks for the link

Does anyone know where to put this on a Mac? I can't find where the actual files are ... inside the CS:GO Package are just the icon and the shortcut to launch the steam app ... don't see it all in the Steam Package either.

I searched around and only found information based on the old CS:S which doesn't seem to work either

Any help is appreciated
Because it's a Source game it's probably:

"~/Library/Application Support/Steam/SteamApps/common/Counter-Strike Global Offensive/csgo/cfg"
ratfink is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 26, 2012, 05:20 PM   #9
ClearlyTrying
Thread Starter
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Quote:
Thanks for the link

Does anyone know where to put this on a Mac? I can't find where the actual files are ... inside the CS:GO Package are just the icon and the shortcut to launch the steam app ... don't see it all in the Steam Package either.

I searched around and only found information based on the old CS:S which doesn't seem to work either

Any help is appreciated
No problem man, just thought it was very useful and great for anyone considering what it's like to be a professional player. Soon it will be me and you

I have a few friends with Macs and are currently running the game; perhaps I can help you being the middle man and then asking them.

Did you buy the game and get the CD? Or are you using Steam and digitally purchase the game?
ClearlyTrying is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 26, 2012, 09:05 PM   #10
CFoss
macrumors 6502
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
I don't believe it's possible to get rid of mouse acceleration on OS-X, making it next to impossible to play competitively. I could never hit anything when I had Team Fortress 2 installed on my Mac.

It's why I have Windows installed on my MacBook, and I've never looked back.
__________________
MacBook Pro Retina (10,1), 2.6 GHz Intel Core i7, 16 GB 1600 MHz DDR3 RAM, nVidia GeForce GT 650M 1024 MB
iPad, 1st Generation, 64 GB, 3G
iPod Touch, 2nd Generation, 8 GB
CFoss is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 26, 2012, 09:14 PM   #11
Alfuh
macrumors regular
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Quote:
Originally Posted by ratfink View Post
Because it's a Source game it's probably:

"~/Library/Application Support/Steam/SteamApps/common/Counter-Strike Global Offensive/csgo/cfg"
This was exactly right. I had the folder hidden which was causing the problem... for anyone else that can't see the folder do the following:

Open Terminal and type - chflags nohidden /Users/<Username>/Library

Then to make sure that the config gets executed you have to follow these steps:

Start Steam
Click Library Tab
Right Click CSGO
Click Properties
Push the "Set Launch Options" button
enter +exec autoexec.cfg

pwn n00bs without mercy
__________________
27" 2009 iMac; 2009 Mac Mini; 2012 MacBook Air; 2010 Macbook Air; iPad Mini ...
Basically, I've got a bunch of Apple gear ... And now a Moto X and an LG G Pad 8.3
Alfuh is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Aug 27, 2012, 01:27 AM   #12
ClearlyTrying
Thread Starter
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Thank you Ratfink, and Alfuh for confirming how to install it on Mac.

Start pwnin noobs The guide shows lots of good tips if you are new or a casual gamer looking to step it up.

Good luck

Last edited by ClearlyTrying; Aug 27, 2012 at 02:02 AM.
ClearlyTrying is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > Special Interests > Mac and PC Games

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ultimate 2013 MBA Review/Guide/Advice diogoh MacBook Air 10 Oct 18, 2013 04:40 PM
Catch the big fish round the year with Ultimate Fishing Guide app alfred1986 iPhone and iPod touch Apps 0 May 7, 2013 02:53 AM

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:09 AM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC