Steam Summer Sale 2018 is Live: 12 best games and deals to put on your shopping list
For PC gaming aficionados, the seasonal Steam Sale events are among the most anticipated happenings of the year. The big kahuna, the Steam Summer Sale 2018, is now live. Here’s a list of all the best games and top deals you can snap up on Steam right now.
The unofficial Steam Database Twitter account, gave us a heads up claiming the event would kick off on July 21 and, sure enough, the first deals are now live. The event started at 6:00pm in Britain, and 1:00PM Eastern /10:00am Pacific Time in the United States on Thursday as rumoured, and the event is expected to run for a couple of weeks.
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PC gamers can expect hundreds of significant discounts on popular games and downloadable content throughout the weekend. It’s not rare to see prices drop as much as 75% on top games through the weekend.
Here’s a list of some of the best deals available in the Steam Summer Sale 2018.
Right now, you can save 33% and get a Steam Controller for just £26.70, but we reckon it’s worth snapping up a bundle instead, which will save you well over 50% on the cost of a controller and a top game – check out all the offers here.
You can also bag a Steam Link hub for as good as free – at just £2, it’s 95% off and basically being given away to help you get your game on.
Now, for some standalone deals. Here are our top five Steam Summer Sale game deals right now – save big on hits like PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds today.
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Best Steam Summer Sale 2018 Games: 12 deals that should be on your list
- Life Is Strange Complete Season (episode 1-5) for just £3.99 – save 75%
- Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom down to £29.99 – save 40%
- Fallout 4 now just £9.99 – save 50%
- PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds down to £18.08 – save 33%
- Transport Fever for only £13.49 – save 50%
- Stardew Valley down to £8.79 – save 20%
In the US? Here are six essential deals to put on your Steam Summer Sale list.
- Get deal: Player Unknown’s Battleground is 33% off at $19.99
- Snap up: Fallout 4 GOTY Edition is 50% off at $29.99
- Buy now: There’s 50% off Rick & Morty Virtual Rick-Ality at $14.99
- Sale: Steam is also offering 50% off Halo Wars Definitive Edition which is only $9.99
- Buy now: There’s up to 85% off the Sonic Franchise
- Buy now: Stardew Valley is just $11.99, which is a 20% saving
We’ll be updating this page with the best Steam Summer Sale 2018 deals throughout the weekend and the entire sale, so check back regularly for even more savings!
Steam Summer Sale 2018 Dates: How long does the Steam Summer Sale last?
Valve’s official Steam Summer Sale 2018 logo confirms that this year’s event will run from June 21-July 5, so you’ve got a healthy window to bag a bargain or two.
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