If you have pre-purchased Counter-Strike: Global Offense, and weren't already in the closed beta of CS:GO, restart your Steam. It's available for download now, if you haven't noticed already.
At approximately 1 AM GMT, Valve launched their beta for CS:GO, the follow up to their widely popular game Counter-Strike: Source, for those of you that have pre-ordered CS:GO.
Be aware that even if you already were in the beta but have not yet purchase the game you can only play till August 20th, and will not receive the full game.
Counter-Strike: Global Offense will be available August 21st if you have not baught it already.
That's it, bye guys. I'm off to play some CS:GO, GL HF!