It’s time to check your wish list of games, the Steam Summer Sale 2018 is now live. Like every year Valve has now officially started the Steam Summer Sale with a two-week span. The theme of the sale this time, however, is different. The intergalactic summer sale includes lots of discounts on big as well as small titles. If you do not have a big budget and want to spend your savings wisely then here’s something for you. In this article, we will be covering the top 5 steam summer sale 2018 deals that you can avail right now.
To make it easier for you to avail the best deals listed here, we will be adding direct links to the Steam store. Do note that we are neither sponsored any of the following games nor by Steam.
Top 5 Steam Summer Sale 2018 Deals
1. PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
The first one in our list of top 5 steam summer sale 2018 deals is the PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. The game is more commonly known as PUBG and it offers a unique and realistic online multiplayer battle royale experience.
in the game, you are put into an airplane with up to 99 others. You have to jump off the plane using your parachute into an island and have to find weapons as soon as possible. The sole goal of the game is to stay alive until there’s no one left. While the number of people alive decreases, the play area of the game decreases as well. Moreover, you can’t go outside the play area or else your health will reduce drastically and soon you will die. You have to use all the resource you have with you in order to kill your enemies and survive till no one else does.
The game was first released for Windows in March 2017 as a Beta and soon it became a lot famous. Thanks to the innovative battle royale experience it offers. PUBG or PlayerUnknown’s Battleground is one of the top sellers in Steam right now due to the everyday growing popularity. The game was earlier priced at ₹999 in India (Via Steam). However, thanks to the Steam Summer Sale 2018, it is now priced at ₹669 only. If you are one of those PUBG fans then it could be your chance to steal the Chicken dinner.
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2. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
The second game in our list of top 5 steam summer sale 2018 deals is the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. The game is also famous as CS: GO in short, where CS: GO stands for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. This is one of the most played competitive games around the globe. A lot of tournaments takes place with amazing prize pool everywhere for the game.
This game is another squad game just like PUBG and you have to team up with other players. You can also create your own team with your friends for the game. There are two groups known as Terrorists and Counter-terrorists in the game. Both the teams compete with each other in the game to complete objectives, such as securing a location to plant or defuse a bomb. Players get their rewards at the end of each round on basis of their individual performance. They can then use the rewards to buy better weapons in the subsequent rounds. Rewards can be earned by winning rounds and completing objectives like killing your opponent.
The game was first released in August 2012 and it is a bit older by today’s standards. However, the amazing gameplay and worldwide competition help the game to stay alive. The developers of the game are supportive towards the game as well as they do pushing regular updates. Also, the game is set to get one major update, known as Panorama UI update soon. If you haven’t played the game yet, the Steam Summer Sale 2018 is a really good way to start for you. The game is currently on a 50% discount and you can get it for just ₹229 from below.
3. Far Cry 5
Next, up on our list of top 5 steam summer sale 2018 deals is the Ubisoft’s Far Cry 5. The Far Cry is one of the most famous gaming series in the world and many gamers wait for the launch of new editions every year. The Far Cry 5 was first announced in May 2017 along with two other blockbuster games, Assassin’s Creed Origins, and the Crew 2. The game received an overwhelming response from the fans even before the official launch of the game. Moreover, the Far Cry 5 became the fastest selling title in the history of the Far Cry franchise.
There is a reason why the game is in our list of top 5 steam summer sale 2018 deals. And this is due to the good storyline, wide-open map, and its amazing graphics. Far Cry 5 is an action-adventure type first person shooter which takes place in the fictional Hope country, Montana. The country of Hope is, however, ruled by the charismatic preacher Joseph Seed and his religious group. The game then unfolds the story of an unnamed junior deputy sheriff who gets trapped into Hope. The objective of the game is to rescue Hope from the Joseph and his Cults by working alongside others. Unlike other games of the series, Far Cry 5 allows players to customize the character. Moreover, the game also features melee weapons for the first time.
The game initially costed ₹2,999 in India. But due to the Steam Summer Sale 2018, the game is now 25% discounted and costs ₹2,249 only. For a recently launched game which is highly rated by critics, we think this is a great deal.
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4. The Rise of the Tomb Raider
The fourth game in our list of top 5 steam summer sale 2018 deals is the Rise of the Tomb Raider. The game is the eleventh entry in the Tomb Raider series and it is a sequel of the 2013 game, Tomb Raider. The game was first released for Xbox One and Xbox 360 in 2015 by Microsoft Studios. Later Square Enix released the game for Microsoft Windows and PlayStation 4 in 2016. The game became a global hit and a profit earner for Square Enix.
The game shows us the story of Lara Croft, who ventures into Siberia in search of the legendary city of Kitezh. However, like most stories, there are the enemies. The paramilitary organization called Trinity intends to discover Kitezh to uncover the city’s promise of immortality. Lara has to learn survival, as well as combat in order to stay alive and fight the Trinities. A player can earn XP points and use them to practice new skills. The game unfolds many stories and ups and downs for Lara as she takes each step forward towards Kitezh. There’s a lot to discover in the Rise of the Tomb Raider.
Even after being around 2 years old, the game has a lot of fans around the world. It is due to the excellent storyline up, adventure experiences and great graphics. Even I have been the fan of the franchise for quite a long time. For a fan like me, what could be better than a huge 70% discount on the game? And the 70% discount is one of the reasons why the game breaks into our top 5 steam summer sale 2018 deals. Originally priced at ₹999 the game costs only ₹299 as long as the Steam Summer Sale 2018 is happening.
5. Assassin’s Creed® Origins
And here we come to the last, but not the least in our list of top 5 steam summer sale 2018 deals. Assassin’s Creed Origins is the 5th game to break in our list of top 5 steam summer sale 2018 deals. This game is another fan favorite and comes from the house of Ubisoft. The original Assassin’s Creed was released in 2007 and since then many versions of the game was released. The franchise became a real hit and for a person like me, it is pretty much nostalgia. I have played each and every game of this franchise while I grew up.
The game is similar in the genre with The Rise of the Tomb Raider. It is an action-adventure stealth based game and it is played in third person perspective. The story starts in Egypt where a medjay named Bayek is in charge of protecting the Siwa Oasis. He explores the origins of century-long conflicts between the brotherhoods of Assassins and the Templar Orders. The assassins work to promote liberty and fight for peace. The Templars also work in order to create peace but their ideology is different. And that leads us towards the never-ending fight between the Templars and the Assassins.
The Assassin’s Creed Origins was announced along with Far Cry 5 and The Crew 2. It was then launched for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Microsoft Windows on October 2018. The game was initially priced at ₹3,499 in India but thanks to the Steam Summer Sale 2018, the game is now 50% discounted. The game will cost only ₹1,749 until the sale lasts. So be sure to grab your copy of the game before the sale ends.
Other Steam Summer Sale 2018 Deals
So, folks, these were the top 5 steam summer sale 2018 deals that you can avail right now. But there are other amazing games as well which are on sale right now. In order to help you decide we will be listing out few other games except our list of top 5 steam summer sale 2018 deals.
Just Cause 3:
One of the major games in this list would be the Just Cause 3. The Just Cause is another super famous franchise that is on sale right now. Currently, there’s a minimum of 70% discount on the Just Cause franchise. Not only that, the Just Cause 3 costs only ₹89 in India thanks to a massive 85% discount. If you are low on bucks but still want to try an amazing action based game then Just Cause 3 is your way to go.
Grand Theft Auto V:
You already know about it. Don’t you? The GTA V is one of the best open word games that you can get. You can do literally anything in the game. Moreover, the game offers GTA Online with support for up to 30 players and 2 spectators. The game also offers mesmerizing graphics. Furthermore, the game can be played in 4K at 60 FPS. The original price of the game is ₹2,937. However, at 67% discount, it costs only ₹969 in India.
There are also other games like Tom Clancy’s The Division, Rainbow Six Siege and Final Fantasy XV. All of these are famous and great games. Moreover, they are offering great discounts as well.
I wish I could mention all the deals, but then the article would be never-ending. So finally these are top 5 steam summer sale 2018 deals that you can get. So, what are you waiting for? Save big this summer and get your favorite games from Steam. Also, let us know what you think about the games in the comments.