CSGO: Introducing Operation Broken Fang – Released – CS: GO releases Operation Broken Fang: New skins, map updates, retakes, missions and more
The latest operation for CS, called Operation Broken Fang, was recently published by Valve.
The operation comes 8 months after the end of the previous “Operation Shattered Web” with levels and new agent skins that come back in Operation Broken Fang.
CS:GO – The official activity summary:
“Join the fight and take part in Operation Broken Fang. New challenges await, with the all-new Retakes and the exclusive Broken Fang Premier. Play new maps across a variety of game modes, and see how you measure up on the Operation Stats page. Complete weekly missions and choose from a variety of rewards including new agents, weapon collections, stickers, patches, and graffiti.”
CS: GO Operation Broken Fang patch notes
Introducing Operation Broken Fang Play the exclusive Broken Fang Premier matchmaking and track your performance in the new detailed stats screen.
Join the Fight! Take part in Operation Broken Fang. New challenges await, with the all-new Retakes and the exclusive Broken Fang Premier. Play new maps in every game mode, and see how you measure up on the Operation Stats page. Complete weekly missions and choose from a variety of rewards including new agents, weapon collections, stickers, patches, and graffiti.
Play Broken Fang PremierReady to take your Competitive matches to the next level? Queue for Broken Fang Premier mode, featuring 5v5 Competitive matchmaking with map picks and bans prior to match start—available exclusively to Operation Pass Holders.
A New Way to Stat TrackWith your Operation Pass, you’ll have access to detailed statistics from a variety of categories. Your statistics are tracked automatically and can be viewed on the Operation Stats page.
Complete the MissionEach week, you’ll receive a new mission card featuring a variety of missions that can be completed in any order. Complete missions and earn stars in Casual, Competitive, Danger Zone, Guardian, and two new modes: Retakes and Broken Fang Premier.
Choose your rewardsSpend your stars on rewards of your choice. Operation rewards include: Five new agents in the redesigned CT SWAT team to battle five re-imagined Professionals. Four new weapon cases and a new set of gloves. New Operation stickers, graffiti, and stickers which feature recoil patterns. Finally, outfit your agent with a patch that matches your rank.
Official patch notes:
[OPERATION BROKEN FANG]
- Introducing Operation Broken Fang, featuring new game modes like Broken Fang Premier and Retakes, stats page, agents, weapon collections, missions, maps, and more!\For more details visit www.counter-strike.net/brokenfang
[ GAMEPLAY ]
- Added Broken Fang Premier Mode.
- Added Retakes game mode.
- Added dynamic ping system to more game modes.
- Added new customizable chat wheel feature.
- Chat wheel can be customized under Keyboard/Mouse > Chat Wheel Keys options.
[ MAPS ]
- Added Frostbite to Danger Zone game mode.
- Added Guard and Elysion to Wingman game mode.
- Removed Mutiny and Swamp.
- Removed excessive details.
- Generally smoothed visual experience.
- Visual clarity improvements for very low resolution users.
- Minor tweaks. (Thanks hzx_fps!)
- Mild optimizations at the A Bombsite and Mid.
- Finishing visual touches.
CS: GO’s Operation Broken Fang is available to all starting today, December 4th 2020, at a price of ₹1140 and the update weighs in at 2.2 GB.
A new case called the ‘Broken Fang Weapon Case‘ features 17 new community-made weapon skins and a new set of gloves.
Agent skins can be acquired from what is called the ‘Operation Shop’ in-game, and the currency will be stars acquired from completing the operations missions. The operation will end on April 30th 2021.
(Please note: While players can participate in CS: GO’s Operation Broken Fang missions without owning a Battle Pass, they will not receive the exclusive rewards or Battle Pass Premier Matchmaking mode until they purchase the Broken Fang Pass.)