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Warmup is a pre-game match phase in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.


  • Players are given the maximum amount of money at the start of warmup.
  • The remaining time for warmup is displayed in the center of the screen.
  • Servers operators can change how long warmup takes or disable it entirely.

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  • During July 6, 2018 update, new non-functional console command was added ui_playsettings_warmup_map_name with set value to "de_mirage". This suggests that player could select warm up map before queueing for Competitive or Wingman.



  1. Cache also has 1v1 arenas, but they are currently not used for warmup.