Counter-Strike Wallpaper

Image with rifleman holding gun against black background for desktop

  • Category:

    Wallpapers

  • Works under:

    Windows Vista / Windows 98 / Windows XP / Windows NT / Windows 8 / Windows ME / Windows 7 / Windows 98 SE / Windows 2003 / Windows 2000

  • Program available in:In English
  • Program license:Free
  • Vote:
    7.0 (741)

The Counter-Strike Half-Life mod is one of the most popular mods for Half-Life. It was released in 2003 and still has a huge fan following. If a person wants to show his or her ardent support of this excellent gameplay mode, then a great option is to decorate the wallpaper of his or her computer with Counter-Strike related merchandise.

Pros of Installing the Counter-Strike Half-Life Wallpaper

  • Free to Install: The Counter-Strike Half-Life wallpaper is completely free to install. This is excellent because it does not represent a large investment on the part of the person installing it. This is a very affordable way to show how much a person loves Half-Life Counter-Strike.
  • Small File Size: The size of the file in which the wallpaper is downloaded is very small. This is helpful because it means that the file can be run on computers that do not have a lot of memory space, such as older computers. Because the file is so light, the computer will probably not even register that it has been installed, and, therefore, the user will not experience any slowdown.
  • Quick Download Speed: The speed at which the Counter-Strike Half-Life wallpaper downloads is very fast, making it easy for a person to make a spur-of-the-moment decision about what he or she is going to install and then carry it out immediately. It also increases the likelihood that the wallpaper will actually be used, since the download will be complete before the person who ordered the download stops thinking about the wallpaper.
  • Faithful to the Game: The wallpaper is extremely faithful to the game in that it employs the same graphics and shows the most prominent characters exactly as they look in the game. This heightens the sense of realism in the poster and increases the likelihood that it will be recognized by other fans of Counter-Strike.
  • High Quality Image: The image displayed in this wallpaper is of a very high quality with sharp lines, clear contrast and a distinct lack of blurring or pixelation.

Cons of Installing the Counter-Strike Half-Life Wallpaper

  • Only One Wallpaper Choice: There is only one Counter-Strike Half-Life wallpaper a person can choose. The lack of options might frustrate some users because they might want to have different characters in the foreground, have an actual still of the video game, or simply want a different configuration of the existing characters.
  • Boring: The characters on the poster, while in their full gear and showing their weapons, aren't actually doing anything. This is disappointing because there are so many great action shots of the characters performing amazing feats in the game, and the poster doesn't capture any of that. In terms of connecting with other fans, this poster is excellent, but it falls flat with regards to converting people and convincing them to play the game.

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