Vest (& Helmet)
Stopping Power: Medium (chest and
Overview: Use this to give yourself
the power to take a few more hits. Most CS
veterans buy this combination every round,
so be prepared to spend the big bucks if you
want to survive the battles.
Tactical Shield IIIA (Counter-Terrorist
Stopping Power: Impenetrable
Overview: When deployed you are
invulnerable to frontward attacks, but suffer a
movement penalty and cannot shoot. When not
deployed it hangs off to the side offering less
protection, but allows you to shoot. This item
can only be used with pistols.
Flash Bang Grenade
Max Held: 2
Overview: This baby will blind people.
Use to clear campers and as a large distraction,
but watch out! It blinds teammates, also.
High Explosive Grenade (a.k.a. HE Gren)
Max Held: 1
Overview: This is a grenade that
explodes and produces a small radius blast. If
someone gets a direct hit, they can get knocked
down to 25 health points (of, if it magically
hits their head, to 0). Use to injure people or
kill people who are on their last leg.
Smoke Gas Grenade (aka SG Grenade)
Max Held: 1
Overview: When you throw this grenade
it spits out smoke. Eventually, it will blanket
a large area. A vital tool for an offensive
Defuser (Thigh Packs) (Counter-Terrorists
Cost: $200 Defuse Time: 5 seconds
Overview: This holds the defuser, if
you're you're a CT and it's on the ground, pick
the pack up to get a defuser. If it's on a
person he has a defuser. 'Use' C4 with this item
to defuse the bomb. You may defuse without it,
but it takes twice as long (10 seconds).
Night Vision Goggles
Overview: Very useful on any setup,
but may slow down your
computer to single digit fps. It creates a
large light around yourself which lights up the
environment and other players. Good item, but a
C4 Explosives (Terrorists Only)
Power: A wee-bit large.
Max Held: 1 max
Defuse Time: 10 seconds (default)/5
Overview: This is C4. If you see it
planted: run. If you're a CT 'use' it and defuse
the bomb, it'll take a while to do it so be
patient. You must select C4 from slot5 and hold
down fire to plant it. When planted it emits a
red flash and an accelerating beep.
C4 Backpack (Terrorists Only)
Overview: This holds the C4 for
Terrorists. If this is on someone, he has C4. If
you see it on the ground, run over it to pick it
up and get the C4.