The SSG08 bolt-action is a low-damage but very cost-effective sniper rifle, making it a smart choice for early-round long-range marksmanship. It has been spray-painted using cardboard cutouts, fine mesh, and palm leaves as stencils.
The SSG 08 | Tropical Storm was first introduced to CS:GO 7 years ago, on November 27th, 2013. It was released as part of the Berlin 2019 Mirage Souvenir Package, alongside the "Out with the old, in with the new" update.
The SSG 08 | Tropical Storm can be obtained by opening one of the 13 containers that contain the skin. This includes the Atlanta 2017 Mirage Souvenir Package, Berlin 2019 Mirage Souvenir Package and Boston 2018 Mirage Souvenir Package container. The skin is also part of the The Mirage Collection.
With a popularity of 70%, the SSG 08 | Tropical Storm is currently in the top 30% 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 SSG 08 | Tropical Storm is one of 118 other Sniper Rifle skins. The rarity of the skin is Industrial Grade, which makes the Tropical Storm a rather common occurrence in the game.
With a price range between $1.56 and $25.81, the SSG 08 | Tropical Storm is a very affordable skin. Fortunately, it's currently widely available and can be purchased on multiple different markets.
The float value of the SSG 08 | Tropical Storm ranges from 0.06 to 0.80, which makes the skin available in all exteriors. For each exterior, there also exists a Souvenir version for the Tropical Storm.
This SSG 08 has been painted in a "Spray-Paint" style, with the Tropical Storm finish. The weapon is spray-painted with multiple coats through stencil patterns. That said, this particular skin has been has been mostly painted in shades of gray.
The SSG 08 | Tropical Storm has received over 3.7K votes on CSGOSKINS.GG, leading to an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars. The skin is currently also owned by the professional CS:GO players spunj, tarik and chrisj.