Steam-ing the New Counter-Strike
For those of you who still can't get enough counter-terrorist action, here is some new information hot from the presses over at BluesNews. the beta realease of Valve's Stream 2.0 will be available at 6:00 EST, this afternoon. With Steam 2.0 you will have access to the newest versions of Counter-Strike as well as Team Fortress Classic.
UPDATE: Steam currently unavailable to new submissions.
Steam Beta 2.0 begins today at 3 pm Pacific. The beta is open to the public, anyone can join by downloading and running the 4MB install applet.
For the first few days, this beta will include the coming versions of Counter-Strike (1.6) and Team Fortress Classic. Further updates to these games, as well as additional content, will be made available to participants throughout the beta.
Steam is a broadband platform for the delivery and management of digital content. More information on Steam and this beta can be found at www.steampowered.com
The Counter-Strike and Team Fortress communities have maxed out the Steam 2.0 beta servers, resulting in the temporarily suspension of admission to the beta as more content servers are put online. The current Steam content servers offer over 500 megabits of bandwidth, all of which the community is consuming right now- Elysium