Hide your wallets: the Steam Summer Sale has kicked off

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VG247 24 June, 2021 - 02:38pm 30 views

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The Steam Summer Sale is now live from June 24th, 2021 through July 8th, 2021. PC GamerSteam sale dates: When is the next Steam sale?

It’s crying time again – for your wallet.

Ready some more games to your Steam library that you may or may not get around to playing? Good, because the Steam Summer Sale has kicked off.

There are thousands of games on sale as usual, and this time out, there is a fun choose your own adventure mini-game to play. So far I have been beaten up and contracted lead poisioning. I am not off to a good start.

In the games department, you can grab Valheim for 10% off at $17.99, Monster Hunter World for 34% off, Kerbel Space Program for $10, Sea of Thieves is 33% off, take 67% off Borderlands 3, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is 50% off at $29.99, and Dark Souls 3 is 75% off at $14.99.

If you have been wanting to try the really good Hades, it is on sale for 30% off. Other roguelikes on sale include Slay the Spire for 50% off; Darkest Dungeon is 80% off at $4.99; Griftlands is $15.99; you can take 30% off Undermine; get 50% off both Deep Rock Galactic and Into the Breach; knock 66% off the super fun For the King; and Bad North Jotunn Edition is 66% off at $5.99.

There are plenty of action titles on sale as well if that’s more your thing. Titles in this category on sale include: Cyberpunk 2077, Red Dead Redemption, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, PUBG, The Forest, Dragons Dogma: Dark Arisen, My Friend Pedro, Ashen, SCUM, Warhammer: Vermintide, and Resident Evil 3.

If you are in the mood for something more open-world, you can take 55% off Forager, 66% off Kingdom Come Deliverance, 50% off Eastshade, 66% off My Time at Portia and Darkwood, 90% off Salt, 75% off Firewatch, 50% off No Man’s Sky, 60% off Death Stranding, and even more money off other titles.

Plenty of RPGS are also on sale, including: Dragon Age Inquisition, The Elder Scrolls Online, Kynseed, Neverwinter Nights Enhanced Edition, Disco Elysium: The Final Cut, Chrono Trigger, Endless Legend, Sunless Sea, Tyranny, Dark Souls 2, and Divinity 2: Original Sin – Definitive Edition.

You can also save some money on plenty of strategy, simulation, sports, racing, horror, survival, sci-fi, and anime games.

The Steam Summer Sale is live now through July 8. Don’t go too crazy.

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Steam Summer Sale Returns With Thousands of Discounted Games

ComicBook.com 24 June, 2021 - 05:10pm

Valve has brought another sale event back to the Steam store, and this one’s a big one. The Steam Summer Sale is live now with “thousands of games on sale,” according to Valve. The event kicked off on Thursday and will be live until July 8th for people to take advantage of with plenty of well-known games already discounted, so if there’s something you’ve had your eye on, now’s the time to get it.

But Valve isn’t hosting only a sale during the Steam Summer Sale event. Two more activities are live now, too, for people to try out amid their shopping and savings. One of those is a choose-your-own-adventure-style activity where shoppers make decisions that double as ways to explore the many games on sale. Along with that activity, the Points Shop has been refreshed with new Game Profiles that Steam users can acquire.

For the first time, Forge Your Fate through fourteen themed pages featuring destiny-defining micro-adventures, each one leading to an animated sticker, and all culminating in a fate-forged badge and glory! ⚔https://t.co/AhDRiNt0Xr#SteamSummerSale pic.twitter.com/EYcTDfhQyI

“Choose from two possible actions in each of the fourteen Forge Your Fate stories found throughout the sale and receive an animated sticker as a memento of your decision,” Valve said about its event. “Upon completing all of the stories, you'll get one of five unique badges reflecting your choices.”

These Game Profiles act as themes of sorts to customize your Steam experience, so if you’ve got a favorite game available through Steam, there’s a good chance you’ll find a unique profile customization for it.

As for the games on sale, you’ll be able to browse through the thousands of options through the Steam store itself. You can also find a sampling of those below that include some of the bigger games on Steam you may have been waiting to purchase.

Valve’s Steam Summer Sale is live from now until July 8th.

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Your wallet will thank you for waiting: Steam Summer Sale is finally here with deals from $0.50 - 9to5Toys

9to5Toys 24 June, 2021 - 03:29pm

It’s that time of year again. The Steam Summer Sale is back, and this year we’re “Forging Your Fate.” This annual discount extravaganza ushers in some of the biggest price drops on many of our favorite games. You’ll find things like Portal 2 down to $2 from $10, Antichamber for $5 from $20, and even AAA titles like Battlefield V at $12.50 from $50 (though if you don’t mind Origin, you can pick up the game for $8.80 over at Green Man Gaming.) You have through July 8 to save during the Steam Summer Sale, so be sure to head below for more of our top picks.

Don’t forget to give our apps and games guide a look for other ways to save. That’s where we put all of the discounts that we find on PC, console, and even mobile.

Obviously you are a hero. Everyone says so. But what kind? This year’s summer sale is no ordinary deep discount super sale — you are about to face a gauntlet of short stories, each ending with a choice that will help classify what sort of hero you are.Choose from two possible actions in each of the fourteen Forge Your Fate stories found throughout the sale and receive an animated sticker as a memento of your decision. Upon completing all of the stories, you’ll get one of five unique badges reflecting your choices.So get choosing! All items must be claimed before July 8th, 2021 at 10AM PST, when the Summer Sale comes to an end.

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