Valve has launched a significant update titled A Call of Arms for CS2. Let's take a look at the key changes:

  • The "Arms Race" mode has returned. Enemy progress can be stolen using a knife and the "Zeus" shocker.
  • The "Zeus" now has a 40-second cooldown. Additionally, the weapon now supports stickers.
  • The weapon customization process has been improved.
  • The release of Kilowatt — the first case designed for CS2, featuring 17 community-created skins.
  • The Ambush Sticker Capsule and NIGHTMODE Music Kit Box with music and stickers were also released.

Contents of the Kilowatt case include:

Slag 

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Motorized 

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Irezumi 

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Block-18 

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Kukri Knife 

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And other types of weapons. 

Let's look at other important changes:

  • Smoke grenades have been improved. Shadows have been added.
  • A new animation for agents after losing a match has been introduced.
  • Now you can hear your own voice in the microphone, and additional settings for input devices have been added.
  • A console command cl_ticktiming has been added, which will indicate the reasons for delay.
  • The ranking range for playing together in Premier mode has been adjusted.
  • Details on Inferno, Ancient, Anubis, Overpass, Mirage, Nuke, Vertigo, Italy, Office have been changed.
  • Grenade bounce has been improved, weapons will no longer fall outside textures, and getting stuck while crouching has been fixed. 

You can view the full list of changes here.

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