'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive' demo automatically downloads to PlayStation Plus subscribers on August 20th

PlayStation Plus subscribers to get Counter-Strike: Global Offensive's timed trial while they sleep.

North American PlayStation Plus subscribers will get exclusive access to a time-limited trial version of Valve's Counter-Strike: Global Offensive next week, a demo that will be delivered in the wee hours while many of us sleep.

Sony will push the CS:GO timed trial to PlayStation Plus subscribers on the eve of the first-person shooter's official release. To receive the Counter-Strike demo, which is limited to 60 minutes, paying Plus members will need to have automatic downloads turned on, opting in to "Download recommended games and videos."

The full version of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive will be released on August 21st on PlayStation Network, Xbox Live Arcade, PC, and Mac.

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