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The STEAM Sales and Releases Thread

Discussion in 'General Gaming' started by Hobo Elf, Jun 24, 2010.

  1. LESS T_T Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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    Codex 2014
    Ten Thousand Coins, "a story-driven merchant adventure":





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    Terminal Protocol, "a turn-based tactical game set in a dystopian cyberpunk universe":



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    And Winter is coming to Steam... as a free-to-play browser MMO!:



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    It's monster raising season:




     
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  4. LESS T_T Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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  5. Fedora Master Arcane Patron

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    Sales are shit without Flash deals.
     
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  6. LESS T_T Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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    The Protagonist: EX-1, strange-looking sci-fi turn-based RPG thing, with customizable martial arts combat system for some reason. Beat the hell out of aliens:



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    Doomtrooper, free-to-play digital card game based on the 90s Mutant Chronicles card game of the same name, Kickstarted in 2017. Apparently this is published by Heroic Signatures than Funcom. Does it have a separate publishing team, I wonder?



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    EX-1 looks like Space Siege, you know - that failure of a project from some game developer named Chris Taylor, with cybernetic parts and consequences (people and their hostility toward cyberwankers with their cyberarms) but it was all in vain.

    Customizable martial arts? Like unarmed in Revenants and Sacred games?
    sold
     
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  9. Infinitron I post news Patron

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    Grab the Codex by the pussy Serpent in the Staglands Dead State Divinity: Original Sin Project: Eternity Torment: Tides of Numenera Wasteland 2 Shadorwun: Hong Kong Divinity: Original Sin 2 A Beautifully Desolate Campaign Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire Pathfinder: Kingmaker
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  10. ultimanecat Erudite

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    Developer's getting paid a bare minimum of $7k a month on Patreon (and probably closer to twice that), so making it free and having it show up on literally everybody's feed was probably a smart move.

    ...or at least until Epic buys him out.
     
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  11. MotherMachinae Arcane

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    oh look, another retro FPS

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    But that area shown in that animation is lifted almost directly from Doom 2016. As are the imps. As are the zombies. As is the chaingun. as is the armor model. :avatard:
     
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  13. LESS T_T Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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    Kwaidan, Japanese indie action adventure inspired by PS1/2 era games:



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    Serpent in the Staglands Shadorwun: Hong Kong Divinity: Original Sin 2 BattleTech Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire
    Whoa, vibes of Tenchu. I wonder if there's stealth. With non-dated gameplay this might be rad.
     
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    This looks like mix between Clock Tower and Resident Evil in a japanese setting. I doubt that there will be any stealth.
     
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  16. LESS T_T Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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    Chains of Fury, cool-looking retro-inspired FPS. I probably have believed if someone said this is a DLC for Void Bastards.



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    Well gameplay from trailer seems underwhelming. Also being published by Gaming Factory S.A., yet another related company of the Polish shovelware lord PlayWay S.A.. does not give you confidence. (This could be another entry to their perpetual "coming soon" store pages, which make me think their actual purpose is just having store pages than actually releasing the games for some reason.)
     
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  18. Unkillable Cat Prestigious Gentleman LEST WE FORGET Patron

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    A game where you control a monstrous thingie as it rampages through a military research facility:



    There's a free demo of the first level available for people to munch on:



    I plowed through the demo in 20 minutes. This one's gonna be good. The controls are smooth, the gameplay is solid and moves at your pace, the graphics and sound are top-notch (for a retro pixel game) and the devs seem like good sports as you can reach their HQ in-game and feast on them! One to keep an eye on in 2020.
     
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  19. LESS T_T Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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    Time Fragments: 24h in Capua, yet another token-style RPG but more focused on non-combat role-playing:





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    Bot Net: Ramshackle Robotics, "a turn-based strategy rogue-like where you'll build an army of ramshackle robots to fight off an alien invasion":



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    There's a demo on Steam.
     
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  21. Azalin Arcane Patron

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    Hmmm, almost half the games on my wishlist are on sale now even though the Halloween sale hasn't officially started and some of them aren't even horror themed(Kingmaker,Kenshi,Battle Brothers etc).
    That's weird

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  22. Abu Antar Tweet, tweet Patron

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    Yeah, just got a mail about 24 games on my wishlist being on sale.
     
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    I only have five games on my Wishlist on sale... three of them are trash-tier titles and the other two have pitiful discounts.

    Since I can't even get Steam to load properly right now, it looks like this won't be a Sale for me.
     
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  25. Ivan Arcane

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    why do you have trash tier anything in your wishlist?
     
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