Now, that Black Friday is approaching, a lot of gamers have been waiting for Steam sales. Steam is a platform used for gaming on the computer, being outfitted with some free indie games and amazing AAA Blockbusters which will be all included in the games catalog. Steam uses weekly sales for certain products, making available a wide range of discounts on a series of good titles.
On November 23, the Autumn sale has started and promises to thrill a lot of fans with spectacular discounts and offers. What is more, this event will be different from last year because it is meant to introduce the Steam Awards. This fantastic celebration held by Steam will allow all their users and fans to decide upon the names on the nominee list, choosing their favorite game.
They will need to nominate a game for eight distinct categories, also electing for the special award based on the feedback from gamers community, a different series of games being chosen for it. This year is the first time when Steam will host the event only judging and awarding games from their catalog.
Moreover, the event is even more significant regarding the fact that the developers of the game let gamers nominate the winners for every category. Let’s take a look at the eight categories used to distinguish between all the great games, choosing the best for the prize. The first one is called the “Test of Time Award” which will go to a game had made history, sticking with gamers from the beginning.
The next one is known as the “I’m Not Crying, There’s Something in My Eye Award” meant for the game that had a total emotionally impact on you, shedding a tear when you have had finished it. The third category is called the “Just 5 More Minutes Award” designed for that kind of game which you’ll play day and night even you have important things waiting to be solved. The “Whoooaaaa, dude! Award” will be destined for a game that impressed with its fantastic story, gameplay or graphics.
The next categories speak for themselves, without needing further ado, being called the “Villain Most in Need of a Hug Award”, the “Game Within a Game Award”, the “I Thought This Game Was Cool Before It Won An Award Award” and the last category is the “Best Use of a Farm Animal Award”. Gamers should be thrilled to take part of such a fantastic event.
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