The Nova's rock-bottom price tag makes it a great ambush weapon for a cash-strapped team. This memento from Seaside has been painted with a wave and cloud motif hydrographic. A storm is coming
The Nova | Tempest was first introduced to CS:GO 9 years ago, on September 19th, 2013. It was released as part of the Operation Bravo Case, alongside the "Operation Bravo" update.
The Nova | Tempest can be obtained by opening a Operation Bravo Case container. The skin is also part of the The Bravo Collection.
With a popularity of 85%, the Nova | Tempest is currently in the top 15% of the most popular items in CS:GO. This popularity measurement is based on the daily sales volume and the price of the skin.
The Nova | Tempest is one of 130 other Shotgun skins. The rarity of the skin is Mil-Spec Grade, which makes the Tempest a pretty common drop with an estimated drop chance of 79.92%.
With a price range between $3.49 and $19.86, the Nova | Tempest is a very affordable skin. Fortunately, it's currently widely available and can be purchased on multiple different markets. There are currently 44.1K units of the Tempest in public CS:GO inventories.
The float value of the Nova | Tempest ranges from 0.06 to 0.22, which makes the skin available in Factory New, Minimal Wear and Field-Tested. For each exterior, there also exists a StatTrak version for the Tempest.
This Nova has been painted in a "Hydrographic" style, with the Tempest finish. Disassembled weapon parts are lowered through a floating hydrographic film on the surface of a water tank. The film adheres to the primed weapon parts, covering the surface with a pattern. The primary color of this skin is composed of a blue tint. The look of the Tempest finish is affected by its pattern index.
The Nova | Tempest has received over 3.6K votes on CSGOSKINS.GG, leading to an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars. The skin is currently also owned by the professional CS:GO players mixwell, bondik and boltz.