Valve has been tinkering with Counter Strike: Global Offenson's trading rules this week, and parts of the community have ticked off. According to the new rules added in an update, any items you receive about trading will have a seven-day trading cooldown that prevents you from quickly transferring them to another user.
The goal is to stop automated steam accounts from frequent trading in items through third-party services, Valve said in a blog post. Unfortunately, some of these third-party services have become a vector for fraud or scams. Unlike players, these services rely on the ability to trade each item very frequently. In contrast, a given item does not move between actual players more than once a week in the vast majority of cases, "he said.
It acknowledged that the change would be" bothersome "for some players, and the response of the Community suggests that it was right A petition stating that the rule change "destroys trading interactions as a whole" and that it should be scrapped has collected more than 90,000 signatures, and the change has serious implications for CS: GO skin Gamblers and professional players have also opposed the update, including Astralis AWPer Nicolai "dev1
"The only winner of this update is Valve and the money the market generates from it."
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