Throughout the years, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) has launched to the market many different skins for every single weapon of various pricing with different and original designs. For this reason, in this list, I was looking to give our readers the best 10 purple Counter-Strike: Global Offensive skins. I was looking to make the best list of the top purple skins which includes skins at different price points, collections, designs, and the year it was released. Each year the skins have greatly improved in graphical imagery and design which is why you may notice a vast difference between the skins depending on what year they were released.
1. AUG | Akihabara (The Rising Sun Collection)
The AUG Akihabara gets its name from the Akihabara district in Japan which is why the center of his design is an animated Japanese girl in a military uniform. The weapon also has a black barrel, Japanese inscriptions around the weapon, a purple charger, and different purple designs through all the weapon. The AUG Akihabara was added to the game on the 31st March 2020.
2. M4A4 | Desolate Space (The Gamma Collection)
The main design element of the M4A4 Desolate Space is an image of a beige skeleton in a spacesuit surrounded by purple and blue colors that makes references to space beyond our atmosphere. On the buttstock the weapon has a bright blue electric ray that expands until it touches the spacesuit, the handle has a combination between the bright blue electric ray and purple tentacles. The Desolate Space was added to the game on the 15th of June 2016.
3. Sawed-off | Apocalypto (The Prisma 2 Collection)
The body of this Sawed-off is painted of heavy galaxy purple with white stars and has an image of a blue decomposing hand that reaches for a boom-like planet that is surrounded by white clouds. The hand looks as if it was the hand of an undead zombie with green decomposing nails as well as a grey watch with a green dial and. The Sawed-off Apocalypto was added to the game on the 31st of March 2020.
4. AK-47 | Neon Rider (The Horizon Collection)
The AK-47 Neon Rider has a combination between pink, purple and has detail highlights of light blue. It also has an image of a biker with a monster design helmet as a principal graphic. The charger has the word neon on light blue with the buttstock and the handguard are painted with a dotted pattern made of purple and blue. The AK-47 Neon Rider was added to the game on the 2nd of August 2018. It is sure to impress the other players on your team if you pull out a factory new condition version of this skin.
5. AWP | Lightning Strike (The Arms Deal Collection)
The body of the AWP Lighting Strike has a combination between different grades of purple with a realistic image of a lightning bolt across the body. The scope, barrel, charger, and the back part of the buttstock are all completely black. This is a very old AWP skin and was added to the game on the 14th of August 2013 and because of this the price can get quite high depending on the quality and if it is Stattrak.
6. SSG 08 | Mainframe 001 (The Fracture Collection)
The SSG 08 Mainframe 001 has a combination between the two colors of deep purple and blue. The deep purple is in the background and it’s adorned by an original technological design of figures on light blue. The scope and the handle are black with the text “MAINFRAME 001” in the color white across the middle of the skin. The SSG 08 Mainframe 001 was added to the game on the 7th of August 2020 and is the resemblance of a computer server.
7. AWP | Oni Taiji (Operation Hydra)
The AWP Oni Taiji design is a traditional Japanese painting where you could see the image of a battle between a traditional samurai and a demon. The demon on the buttstock is made of red in different tonalities, the samurai is dressed in a traditional purple samurai dress with a sword on his hand. The barrel the top of the buttstock and the scope are painted of purple and the charger is black. The AWP Oni Taiji was added to the game on the 5th of September 2015 and was redesigned on the 23rd of May 2017. Although released only a few years ago, this skin is not commonly seen in competitive matches.
8. Five-SeveN | Violent Daimyo (The Gamma collection)
The design of the Five-SeveN Violent Daimyo is formed with both gray and purple background colors. The weapon body has a combination of geometrical designs, in the purple part of the handle has a dark purple x design beside a geometrical design on the gray part of the handle, and the upper part the weapon does have icons of a samurai helmet. The Five-Seven Violent Daimyo was added to the game on the 15th of June 2016.
9. SSG 553 | Ultraviolet (The Arms Deal Collection)
The SSG 553 Ultraviolet pattern is made of just two solid colors. The magazine and the charger are painted solid black while the rest of the weapon including the scope is painted with a solid deep purple. The SSG 553 Ultraviolet was added to the game on the 14th of August 2013 inside the Bravo Case, which was the first case not to be named with the default name of Weapon Case.
10. MAC-10 | Ultraviolet (The eSports 2014 Summer Collection)
The MAC-10 Ultraviolet is printed with the same deep purple and black just like the SSG 553 listed at number 9. The barrel, handle and the small parts are painted of deep purple, the weapon does have 2 deep purple lines in the middle too. The rest of the gun including the charger are painted black. The belt looks aged-worn and is not dyed. The MAC-10 ultraviolet was added to the game on 10th of July 2014.
11. CZ75-Auto | Xiangliu (The Spectrum Collection)
A Classified CZ75-Auto Pistol, the Xiangliu is a purple, pink, orange and grey colored weapon skin. It features four snake heads across the barrel of the pistol with an additional four printed onto the handle grip. The background fades from gray at the bottom up to the top of the skin which is orange. Painted on each weapon clip are grey smokes drawn with a cartoon style. It was released on the 16th of March 2017 and is one of the better-looking skins in The Spectrum Collection.
12. P250 | Vino Primo (The 2018 Inferno Collection)
The last purple skin on this list is the Vino Primo which is a fancy looking skin covered in a purple and brown. The top of the skin in purple with the word 65 in the top middle written in a lighter purple. Near the tip of the weapon a silver plate has the writing “Quattro route” which translates from Italian to Four Wheels in English. The middle of the skin has a diamond checkers pattern which goes down until it meets the handle. On the pistols handle it has a darker purple grip with the map Inferno’s crest printed onto it in purple and brown. It was released on the 1st of September 2018.
That is the top 12 purple skins inside of the game Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, there is a good amount of diversity between the skins as they each have their very own uniqueness to them. If you are interested in other top color lists make sure you check out the top 13 anime skins in CS:GO. There we go over some of the most amazing and in detail skins inside the game which are based on anime. Leave a comment letting us know what your favorite purple skin is in CS:GO and see how many others agree with you.