Today's crop of deals in the Steam Summer Sale is now ripe for the picking.
Among my favorites in the daily deals are Batman Arkham Origins and BioShock Infinite, each for $7.49. Our resider coder, Bruno, says Endless Space is worth a look at $7.49, too.
The current community choice picks, which will be on offer for eight hours, include the last two games I finished, both of which are excellent. We've already talked about Tomb Raider; it's a steal at five bucks. Just last night, I completed Mirror's Edge at long last. I'd pop five bucks for it just to see the crisp, clean art style and innovative gameplay. Looks astounding in 4K. It's a pretty good game, too, despite some rough edges (like the combat.) Mirror's Edge reminds me a lot of Portal, in some ways, with the running puzzles.
Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is still selling for $2.99 for another 24-ish hours. We didn't call it out yesterday, but for that price, you're required to buy it. Don't question; just accept. You'll thank me later.
The amount of gaming value you can get right now is just silly. Seriously, if you don't have a gaming rig, go build yourself the budget sample from our latest System Guide and throw a few bucks at these games today. You'll be set for many, many hours of solid entertainment.
|1. BIF - $340||2. chasp_0 - $251||3. mbutrovich - $250|
|4. Ryu Connor - $250||5. YetAnotherGeek2 - $200||6. aeassa - $175|
|7. dashbarron - $150||8. Captain Ned - $100||9. Anonymous Gerbil - $100|
|10. Bill Door - $100|
|Samsung's Portable SSD T3 reviewed||7|
|Watch the "second-10th" TR BBQ live in 360 degrees right now||0|
|G.Skill hooks up the TR BBQ with some giveaway goodies||8|
|We threw a Minecraft party to test Samsung's Gear VR headset||8|
|Deals of the week: cheap solid-state storage and more||17|
|Sapphire Nitro+ Radeon RX 480 hot-rods Polaris 10||55|
|AMD gets back in the black with its second-quarter financials||36|
|Nvidia unveils a Pascal-powered Titan X with 11 TFLOPS on tap||162|
|Nvidia harnesses eye-tracking to improve VR rendering efficiency||18|
|I'll...just review the thin air on my desk where a GTX 1060 would fit, since that's what we have.||+114|