Commercial freebies and givaways
Life is Strange is an award-winning and critically acclaimed episodic adventure game that allows the player to rewind time and affect the past, present and future.
@Dr-Flay At first I thought the game is available for free, but unfortunately, it's the 1st episode only. And it was always free (also on other platforms), so it's not really a giveaway - it's more like a demo version... (Although the full game is on sale right now).
@pafflick similar thing with this first freebie. it is intended to advertise a full game, but when originally released was the game.
Die Young: Prologue narrates the events that occurred a few hours before the main story of Die Young. (part of the Steam Summer Sale)
In Die Young: Prologue you play as Nehir, a field agent of a well-known political party.
The party's agenda is to deconstruct and eliminate Brother n.1, the leader of Island's community.
A.I.M. 2 is the sequel to the epic science fiction first-person action RPG developed by SkyRiver Studios. Its compelling story and unique look lift off exactly where the original ended.
Hue is a vibrant, award-winning puzzle-adventure, where you alter the world by changing its background colour. Includes full colourblind support, using symbols as a colour aid.
Save Your Nuts is an insane 1 to 8 players chaotic arena party game. Put your cooperation skills to the test over intense physics-based battles mixing casual offline modes and competitive Online matches.
In KILLING FLOOR 2, players descend into continental Europe after it has been overrun by horrific, murderous clones called Zeds that were created by rogue elements of the Horzine Corporation. 6-player Co-Op & 12-player VS Zed-slaughtering mayhem.
Lifeless Planet - PREMIER EDITION
While seeking life on a distant planet, an astronaut discovers an abandoned Russian town. He suspects his mission is a hoax until a mysterious young woman saves him from a strange and deadly phenomenon.
The Escapists 2
Risk it all to breakout from the toughest prisons in the world. Explore the biggest prisons yet! You’ll have to live by the prison rules, attending roll call, doing prison jobs and following strict routines; all the while engineering your bid for.
Torchlight II is filled to the brim with randomized levels, enemies and loot. Capturing all the flavor and excitement of the original, Torchlight II expands the world and adds features players wanted most, including online and LAN multiplayer.
A keenly dark twist on the traditional murder mystery setting, The Deed is an Adventure/RPG game about getting away with murder.
A Merry Glade is a bloody love story between Bunny and Carrot.
Call of Fries is a comical fries simulator. Fun physical arcade with drawn graphics and excellent music. No blood - only ketchup!
Real Warfare: 1242, is a realistic real-time strategy game based on authentic historic events. It invites you to experience the glorious times of princes, knights and vast battles.
Warhammer 40,000:Rites of War features a tightly crafted storyline composed of 24 missions and varied victory conditions as you lead the Eldar in their fight for survival. Additional scenarios allow for control of Tyrannid and Imperial armies
Tacoma: An Abandoned Space Station. A Mysterious AI. And You. The crew of Lunar Transfer Station Tacoma were going about their workaday lives when disaster threw them into chaos.
Next Up Hero is a dungeon crawler featuring hand-drawn heroes that hack, slash, bongo-drum, boomerang, and jet their way through Ventures. Choose your Hero and start rolling dungeons, gearing out, and maxing your stats.
Theatre of War developed by 1C Company is a real-time tactical strategy title depicting the most significant battles of World War II during 1939-1945.
Cuban Missile Crisis: Ice Crusade
The year is 1967. The Cuban Missile Crisis that led to World War III continues. Use of nuclear weapons resulted in global cooling which changed history and aggravated the struggle for survival. Inspired by the takeover of Europe and Africa the Soviet government decides to start an uprecedented military operation called Ice Crusade. Soviet expeditionary forces march over the Arctic and attack unguarded Amerian cities and towns. Deserted areas of Mexico and icy American megapolises become the new battle-grounds.
Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP
Help a wandering warrior monk complete her woeful errand in Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP, the landmark action-adventure crafted by Superbrothers and the video game wizards at CAPY, featuring an award-winning original soundtrack
Barony is the premier first-person roguelike with co-op. Cryptic items, brutal traps and devious monsters, like those found in classic roguelikes and CRPGs, await you. Conquer the dungeons alone, or gather a party in co-op
20XX is a roguelike action platformer that you can play with a friend. Jump and shoot your way through ever-changing levels, collect awesome new powers, and battle mighty bosses in the name of saving the human race maybe!
The Witcher: Enhanced Edition
It's available for free for the next ~10 hours
Join the ongoing adventures of developers at the world's worst video game studio as they endure antics both absurd and topical. This week Midge joins Shovelworks Studios as a new animator, but not all is as it seems at the studio.
Wilmot's Warehouse is a puzzle game about keeping a warehouse running in tip-top shape. Just remember where you put everything, because when the service hatch opens, you'll need to find the things people want quickly, to earn the coveted Performance...
BorderZone is a role-playing action with a complex non-linear storyline in which the player can choose a profession to his liking (mage, thief or soldier), learn the needed skills and spells, create a team of up to 5 dare-devils and leave for a trip full of danger and unexpected discoveries in the world of Terra filled with various creatures.
Crab Dub: Deep deep down at the bottom of the ocean is where the evil Dr. Taco reigns. His biggest dream is to conquer the entire ocean. Together with his business partner, Mr. Rhino, they sponsor a high-tech project called «Crab Dub». The project’s ultimate goal is to create an army of Cyber-Crabs that would faithfully serve Dr. Taco and help him to fulfill his evil plan. However, the underwater inhabitants very soon discover about this project. They hire Blue Cassette Player to stop Dr. Taco and his companion. Mr. Rhino decides not to wait for the «Crab Dub» project to be completed and launches the first Cyber-Crab prototype. It’s mission is to eliminate the Blue Cassette Player and anyone else who stands in Dr. Taco’s way.
A.I.M. Racing welcomes you to the planet Polygon-4, where deadly vehicles of the distant future compete, swishing planet’s dusty atmosphere at a tremendous pace. Years ago humans along with the Arlings used Polygon-4 for a number of military experiments, but later left the test complex. However, the intelligent machines, AIMs, continue to fulfill objectives they are programmed for: further evolution and self-perfection. AIMs of the Reckoners clan built a network of tracks to test multi-purpose combat machines in action.
1 day left to claim Serious Sam: The First Encounter
Slain: Back From Hell.
3 out of 10, EP 3: "Pivot Like A Champion"
Enter The Gungeon
Theatre of War 2: Centauro
Death Track: Resurrection
Tom Clancy's The Division
Tom Clancy's The Division is an online-only action role-playing video game developed by Massive Entertainment. It is set in a near future New York City in the aftermath of a viral pandemic; the player, a Special Agent of the Strategic Homeland Division, is tasked with helping the group rebuild its operations in Manhattan, investigate the nature of the outbreak, and combat criminal activity in its wake. (via Wikipedia)
Get for free here (free Ubisoft account required): https://register.ubisoft.com/the-division/
Into the Breach
Control powerful mechs from the future to defeat an alien threat. Each attempt to save the world presents a new randomly generated challenge in this turn-based strategy game from the makers of FTL.
3 out of 10, EP 5: "The Rig Is Up!"
Join the ongoing adventures of developers at the world's worst video game studio as they endure antics both absurd and topical. This week Pylon and Kevin set out on an adventure to fix Pylon’s missing… face.
In Railway Empire, you will create an elaborate and wide-ranging rail network, purchase over 40 different trains modelled in extraordinary detail, and buy or build railway stations, factories and attractions to keep your network ahead of the competition.
Where the Water Tastes Like Wine
Where the Water Tastes Like Wine is a Narrative-Adventure game about traveling, sharing stories, and surviving manifest destiny. Players wander across a folkloric Depression era United States at their own pace, meeting strangers with their own stories to tell.
Welcome to San Francisco! Join the most notorious hacker group, DedSec. Your objective: execute the biggest hack of the history.
Stick It To The Man!
Hard hat tester, Ray, has a bizarre accident and wakes up with a giant pink spaghetti arm sticking out of his brain! With his awesome new powers he can read minds and change the world with stickers but he’s on the run for a crime he didn’t commit.
Football Manager 2020
Every decision counts in Football Manager 2020 with new features and polished game mechanics rewarding planning and progression like never before, empowering managers to develop and refine both your club’s and your own unique identity.
Desert Law is a new spin on the traditional real-time strategy that immerses players into a post-apocalyptic world where gasoline is the new world currency.
The player takes on the role of Brad as he begins his quest for vengeance against those who ruined his very existence. After returning to his home village and finding the settlement plundered and destroyed, Brad swears to bring justice to the memory of his slain village. Uniting desolated outcasts, he forges a fighting unit to strike out against bandit gangs, drawing allies under his banner.
The Tomorrow War
The Tomorrow War is a space sim based on the trilogy of novels written by a famous Russian author, Alexander Zorich. These books are dedicated to the intergalactic war of two mighty empires. Along with the graduates of the military-space academy players will witness different stages of the conflict between United Earth Empire and Konkordia.
Gamers will participate in local operations and in huge space battles, meet alien races and fight against unofficial military organizations and of course take part in the final battle.
I downloaded the Game Estranged Act 1 from Steam. An adventure FPS. Although it is the first part of the full game (Full game 4.99€), it is quite wide and serves well for a few hours of play.
You have the role of a fisherman who by a storm is shipwrecked from an abandoned island, even if he soon notices that he is not alone...
Includes a level editor.
Help peculiar characters overcome struggles, uncover a deep state conspiracy, and start a fun little revolution in this delightful dystopian adventure!
modedit fixed broken link
High Entropy: Challenges (Steam) is a free first-person action adventure consisting of 15 levels, a default ending and a special ending if you end up with a score of 100% across all levels. Use computers (via GUIs or the command line if you like (MS DOS commands)), unlock doors, climb through ventilation ducts, take on enemies face to face, or find ways to neutralize or avoid them...
Sonic the Hedghog 2
Do I even need to paste an explanation for this game ?
From the art director of Journey and Flower, ABZÛ is a beautiful underwater adventure that evokes the dream of diving.
Rising Storm 2: Vietnam
Red Orchestra Series' take on Vietnam: 64-player MP matches; 20+ maps; US Army & Marines, PAVN/NVA, NLF/VC; Australians and ARVN forces; 50+ weapons; 4 flyable helicopters; mines, traps and tunnels; Brutal. Authentic. Gritty. Character customization.
Zombies on a Plane Deluxe (includes the DLC)
Take on the role of the captain of a troubled jumbo jet carrying infected passengers intent on bringing the plane out of the sky, or pit yourself against hundreds of zombies in the interior of a jumbo jet or even walk along the outside as you fight to regain control as one of the passengers in this innovative and interactive gaming experience like no other.
A fun Free to Play game on Steam, a mix of RPG and FPS, with Comic-style graphics. The name already describes quite well what it is, The Walking Zombie II, that is, we must solve different tasks, while some Zombies do everything to see how we are done inside.
The game is free, although shopping offers appear in the menu with things that can make it easier to carry out the game, although they are not strictly necessary.
OS: Windows 7 or higher
Recent Intel i3 or AMD alternative
dedicated GPU recommended