The Steam Summer Picnic Sale began June 23rd after much anticipation. This sale features over 13,000 plus titles on discount and is considered to be one of the largest of the year behind the Winter Sale. Like most of of Vavle’s big sales you gain collectable trading cards that can be crafted into badges before the sale ends on July 4th at 10am PST.
Doom and Grand Theft Auto V are both top selling games discounted by 40% priced at $35.99. Other top games include Fallout 4, Rise of the Tomb Raider, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Stardew Valley, Dead by Daylight, and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.
Hardware was also prominently displayed on the homepage along side games which is a first for a major sale. Vavle’s own Steam Controller and Steam Link products along with the HTC Vive VR system and some bundles were featured.