Steam sale summer 2014

It is that time of the year again when gamers buy more games than they actually play. The Steam Summer Sale 2014 is up and running and Valve has some tempting deals on offer this year. The 12-day event, which kicked off on 19 June, features new deals everyday. Games discounted on day one included the following.

Featured Titles

DayZ for $25.49 (Original Price $29.99)

Dead Rising 3 for $37.49 (Original Price $49.99)

Democracy 3 for $8.49 (Original Price $24.99)

Divinity Original Sin for $31.99 (Original Price $39.99)

Don't Starve for $3.74 (Original Price $14.99)

Far Cry 3 for $7.49 (Original Price $29.99)

Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion for $7.99 (Original Price $39.99)

The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition for $3.99 (Original Price $19.99)

XCOM: Enemy Unknown for $8.49 (Original Price $29.99)

Flash Sales

And then came the Flash Sales, which kept changing once in every eight hours.

Dead Island Riptide for $4.99 (Original Price $19.99)

DmC: Devil May Cry for $12.49 (Original Price $49.99)

Hotline Miami for $1.49 (Original Price $9.99)

Mirror's Edge for $4.99 (Original Price $19.99)

Community Picks

Here are the games that the Steam community gets to vote on. The most popular choices go on sale for low prices. The first two sets include:

Set 1: South Park: The Stick of Truth, Torchlight 2, 7 Days to Die and The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing 2

Set 2: Dust: An Elysian Tail, Fez, Trine 2 and Valdis Story: Abyssal City

For more information, check out the Steam store.