That’s right everyone: It’s Steam Summer Sale time. That magical time of year where you desperately try to hide your wallet, fail utterly, and end up filling your Steam Library with more games you’ll get around to playing…someday.
Well, it’s our job to add some fantastic indie games to library of unplayed games, and hopefully convince you to actually play them! Throughout the next two weeks we’ll be highlighting fantastic deals and sales on some of the best indie titles out there.
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The Steam Summer Sale begins today, June 22 at 10am PST/1pm EST/6pm BST/7pm EU and ends on Wednesday July 5.
Knee Dee – 60% off – $7.99 – Store Page
Developer: Prologue Games
A surreal murder mystery told from three points of view that’s equal parts stage play, r/floridaman, and Twin Peaks.
Buy It If You Like: Weird Detective Stories, Tell Tale Games, Theater
Read our Review of Knee Deep Here.
INVERSUS – 50% off – $7.49 – Store Page
Developer: Hypersect Games
A minimalistic arena shooter that relies on negative space. There’s a massive 1.5 Update coming later this summer, so getting this while it’s cheap is a good idea.
Buy it If You Like: Geometry Wars, Fast Paced Arena Combat, Horde Modes
Read our thoughts on INVERSUS here.
One Night Stand – 33% off – $2.00 – Store Page
Developer: Games by Kinmoku
A short narrative game about waking up next to someone you remember nothing about.
Buy It If You Like: Groundhog Day, Cool Animation, Well Written Characters, Awkwardness
Read our thoughts on One Night Stand here.
Leaving Lyndow – 50% off – $2.00 – Store Page
Developer: Eastshade Studios
A gorgeous game about leaving your home. beautiful setting, amazing soundtrack and a very good sign of things to come with Leaving Lyndow.
Buy It If You Like: Amazing Soundtracks, Short Narrative Experiences, Fantasy World Building
Read our Review of Leaving Lyndow here.
Darkest Dungeon – 60% off – $9.99 – Store Page
Developer: Red Hook Studios
Buy It If You Like: Despair, Hopelessness, Human Insignificance
Read our coverage of Darkest Dungeon here.
Jotun – 67% off – $4.94 – Store Page
Developer: Thunder Lotus Games
First of all, Jotun is beautiful. It’s all hand drawn and animated and its gorgeous. The boss battles are challenging in a good way, and, while a short experience, It’s incredibly well crafted.
Buy It If You Like: Norse Mythology, Dark Souls Boss Fights, Hand Drawn Animation
Read our Review of Jotun here.
elaine – 50% off – $0.99 – Store Page
Developer: Slight Super Powers
A superb puzzle game that sneaks up on you and takes you by surprise. Fantastic design and great music.
Buy It If You Like: Puzzle games, simple concepts that are hard to master, colors.
Read Our Review of elaine here.
Spell Casting: Meowgically Enhanced Edition – 60% off – $2.39 – Store Page
Developer: Gordon Little
A surprisingly funny line drawing puzzle game involving cats..for some reason. Starts easy, gets VERY complex.
Buy If You Like: Puzzles, Cats, Referential Humor