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Old 06-04-2014, 01:02 PM
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Sniper Elite V2 is free for 24 hours on Steam
Nice! I've had my eye on that game but never wanted to spend the $$$.
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Old 06-05-2014, 03:02 AM
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I recently came across this really useful site that lists deals on Steam, Origin, Uplay, Amazon, the Humble Bundle and like 20 other digital download sites. You can choose to only look for games that are Steam-activatable, if you'd like. You can use it in three ways:

1) Browsing directly on http://isthereanydeal.com/
2) Adding specific games to your wishlist there (or importing your Steam wishlist) and getting emailed whenever they're on sale
3) Using the Steam Price History Graph extension for Chrome to automatically let you know about low prices when you browse the Steam website in Chrome

Much easier than searching through all the digital download sites separately.

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Old 06-05-2014, 07:11 AM
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I use http://www.steamgamesales.com/

It might be better than isthereanydeal for people not in the US as you can change the region.
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Old 06-07-2014, 04:21 AM
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Origin is having a decent sale. Mass Effect 3 for AUD 6, if you've been putting that buy off. Sims 3 was a little tempting, but I'd need to read up on what expansions to get.

GamersGate has the second Civ V DLC, Brave New World for AUD 7.50. Lowest that it's ever been.

GreenManGaming has a Total War collection for 20 something bucks. Does not have Rome II, of course. Really can't think who'd buy something like that, but I feel a bit dim for picking up Empire for 9 bucks the other day. I guess the one I bought includes more DLC. They do have Rome II on sale as well, for 30 bucks. It's been that low several times.

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Old 06-07-2014, 05:11 AM
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I use http://www.steamgamesales.com/

It might be better than isthereanydeal for people not in the US as you can change the region.
I think isthereanydeal lists a few more stores (Humble Bundle, DLrocket, etc.) You can change its region at the very top left.
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Old 06-19-2014, 02:11 PM
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The Steam Summer Sale is on early this year. It goes from today (June 19th) to June 30th.

So far we've got major discounts on:
Don't Starve: $3.74
The Witcher 1 & 2: $1.99 and $3.99
Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion: $7.99
Far Cry 3: $7.49
XCom Enemy Unknown: $7.49
Dead Island Riptide: $4.99

And a whole bunch more. It's only the first day, so there'll be plenty more to come.

PS: I have a free copy of Left 4 Dead 2 (for Steam) if anyone wants it. PM me your Steam username or your email address.

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Old 08-22-2014, 03:13 PM
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It's EA Classics Weekend at GoG. 60% off Dungeon Keeper 1 & 2, Sim City 2000 & 4, Theme Hospital, Theme Park, Wing Commander 1 - 5, WC: Privateer 1 & 2, WC: Academy, WC: Armada, Ultima 1 - 9 + Underworld 1 & 2, Populous 1 & 2 + The Beginning, etc.
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Old 08-22-2014, 03:40 PM
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Huh...
They just had all this stuff on sale on Origin.
(And IIRC, at a higher price.)
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Old 08-22-2014, 06:06 PM
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Behold. Borderlands 2 Game of the Year on Steam for $9.99. And a discount on all the Head Hunter packs that aren't included in that package. $0.98 each.
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Old 08-23-2014, 02:20 AM
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Okay, I've always thought the Tropico games looked cool and interesting and possibly even fun, and now Steam has the Tropico 4 Collector's Bundle on sale for $39.99; it includes 12 DLC packs.

But the important thing is that it's now available for Mac, so my question is: do you think I would think that this was money well spent? I like strategy games but never cottoned to any of the Sim stuff. Civ, Age of Empires, C&C, Warcraft, Starcraft, etc.? All hundreds and hundreds of hours playing.

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Old 08-23-2014, 01:59 PM
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Okay, I've always thought the Tropico games looked cool and interesting and possibly even fun, and now Steam has the Tropico 4 Collector's Bundle on sale for $39.99; it includes 12 DLC packs.

But the important thing is that it's now available for Mac, so my question is: do you think I would think that this was money well spent? I like strategy games but never cottoned to any of the Sim stuff. Civ, Age of Empires, C&C, Warcraft, Starcraft, etc.? All hundreds and hundreds of hours playing.
In my very limited experience with Tropico (an hour or so, at most), it seemed more like a city-building game than a combat-oriented RTS like the others you mentioned. Completely different genre. I'd watch a few gameplay videos or download a demo of the series before buying, if I were you. (Coming from someone who loved all the games you mentioned, but not Settlers, Tropico, Rome, Caesar, etc.)
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Old 08-23-2014, 02:11 PM
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I think the tropico 4 bundle was just on sale last week for $6.
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Old 08-24-2014, 07:00 AM
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Tropico is a city-builder. If you don't like SimCity and its ilk, you're not going to like Tropico either. If you like city-builders and were disappointed with last year's release of SimCity (or even if you weren't), then Tropico will be right up your alley. Tropico 5 was released just a few months ago, so you should be able to pick up its predecessor Tropico 4 for a steep discount.
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Old 08-31-2014, 04:58 PM
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amazon end of summer sale through 9/2
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Old 09-08-2014, 01:34 PM
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The Humble Store is giving away free copies of Warlock: The Master of Magic Clone today.
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Old 09-08-2014, 04:23 PM
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GoG is having a Sixth Anniversary sale with up to 80% off an assortment of 20 games each day.

There's also an end of summer sale with 6 hours left.
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