First things first, let's check out some deals:
- Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus Digital Deluxe (includes the season pass) - $40/£28/€40 (50 percent off)
- Doom - $15 (50 percent off)
- Middle-earth: Shadow of War - $36/£27/€36 (40 percent off)
- The Witness - $16/£12/€14 (60 percent off)
- Nier: Automata - $36/£24/€36 (40 percent off)
- For Honor - $24/£20/€24 (60 percent off)
- And one more, let's see... How about Portal 2 for two bucks? That's 90 percent off, and if you haven't already played it, there is no longer any excuse.
The Steam Awards categories are a little different this year, but they retain their sheen of... eccentricity, let's say. Name your favorites in the following, play them, and drop a review or two (ideally a helpful one, thanks) and you can pick up some badges, too. Winners will be announced in December.
- The “The World Is Grim Enough Let's Just All Get Along” Award
- The “Choose Your Own Adventure” Award
- The “Haunts My Dreams” Award
- The “Mom’s Spaghetti” Award
- The “No Apologies” Award
- The “Cry Havoc And Let Slip The Dogs Of War” Award
- The “Suspension of Disbelief” Award
- The “Soul Of Vitruvius” Award
- The “Defies Description” Award
- The “Labor of Love” Award
- The “Whoooaaaaaaa, Dude! 2.0” Award
- The “Even Better Than I Expected” Award
- The “Write-In” Award
As always, the list of games on sale will mainly include the stuff that I like: For a more precisely-curated collection of stuff you like, you'll probably want to head on over and have a closer look at the whole thing yourself. You should also probably have a look at our ongoing roundups of Black Friday deals: Games here, and hardware over here.