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Steam Gears Up for Winter Sale and Steam Awards Voting

By Xueyang
Dec. 18, 2023 updated 01:22

The much-anticipated Steam Winter Sale is on the horizon, scheduled to warm up your holidays from December 21st through January 4th. Alongside the seasonal discounts, Steam has also rolled out the red carpet for the annual Steam Awards voting.

The official trailer teases an expansive array of games that will be available at discounted prices, inviting gamers worldwide to indulge in a diverse selection of titles. Whether you're snuggled up in the north or basking in the south, the Steam Winter Sale promises to offer something for every type of player.

Adding to the festive spirit, the sale isn't just about snagging deals; it's also about celebrating the best of gaming. Steam users have the opportunity to vote for their favorites in the Steam Awards, which has become a cherished tradition. Categories range from the coveted Game of the Year to the newly introduced Best Game on Steam Deck, alongside others like Most Innovative Gameplay and Best Soundtrack.

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The finalists for each category have been selected based on the community's nominations during the Autumn Sale, and starting December 21st, the power to choose the winners lies in the hands of the players. Each vote contributes to the community-driven recognition of excellence in the gaming industry and earns voters a special Steam Awards sticker.

For a complete list of nominees and to cast your vote, visit the Steam Awards page once the sale kicks off. Prepare your wishlists and ready your votes — the Steam Winter Sale and Steam Awards are nearly here, bringing the gaming community together for a celebration of digital entertainment and accomplishment.

Source: Steam