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Steam Summer Sale 2012 - what did RD buy?

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Tom, Jul 17, 2012.

  1. Tom

    Staff Emeritus Staff

    I'm not posting this on PlayDepartment since I want the RD crowd to post about the stuff we bought.

    I've spent quite a lot until now - I didn't play at all on my PC for 2-3 years, tho. So I'm mostly catching up...that's what I'm telling myself, at least. If everyone could keep their list up to date in addition to posting their new purchases it would be great, it's not too lucid if everyone is making a post for each purchase - ending up with 25 posts per person.:)

    This is not about boasting and posting how much you paid for each game might help others find great deals which aren't featured on the front page. It doesn't matter how much someone spent, everyone is entitled to spend as much or as little as he or she wants to!

    22 Jul 2012 54,99€ Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Future Soldier - Deluxe
    22 Jul 2012 9,97€ H.A.W.X, H.A.W.X. 2, H.A.W.X. 2 - Open Skies DLC
    22 Jul 2012 7,49€ Blades of Time
    22 Jul 2012 11,72€ Wings of Prey, Commandos Pack, Section 8: Prejudice, Hydrophobia: Prophecy
    22 Jul 2012 1,51€ Batman Arkham City: Arkham City Skins Pack DLC

    21 Jul 2012 4,79€ The Witcher: Enhanced Edition (ROW) [for a friend]
    21 Jul 2012 4,99€ Bulletstorm
    21 Jul 2012 2,99€ Beat Hazard Complete
    21 Jul 2012 2,49€ Prince of Persia: Two Thrones

    20 Jul 2012 2,49€ Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Conviction - Insurgency Pack
    20 Jul 2012 9,98€ Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Conviction - Deluxe Edition, Driver: San Francisco
    20 Jul 2012 15,99€ The Witcher 2 [for a friend]
    20 Jul 2012 8,99€ Alan Wake Bundle (Summer 2012)
    20 Jul 2012 0,00€ Skyrim HD Texture Pack

    18 Jul 2012 3,86€ Dungeon Defenders Lucky Costume Pack, Hard Reset: Extended edition
    18 Jul 2012 0,49€ Dungeon Defenders Lucky Costume Pack [for my girlfriend]
    18 Jul 2012 13,72€ Bioshock, Torchlight, Just Cause 2
    18 Jul 2012 3,73€ Dungeon Defenders, Dungeon Defenders Barbarian Hero DLC
    18 Jul 2012 3,98€ Dungeon Defenders, Dungeon Defenders New Characters DLC [for my girlfriend]

    17 Jul 2012 3,49€ Sniper Elite V2 Rifle Pack and Hitler Mission
    17 Jul 2012 24,82€ Skyrim
    17 Jul 2012 2,49€ Mirror's Edge

    16 Jul 2012 1,99€ F.E.A.R. 2: Reborn DLC
    16 Jul 2012 15,95€ GTR Evolution (EU), FEAR 2: Project Origin, Red Faction Guerrilla, Metro 2033 All Languages, F.E.A.R.: Ultimate Shooter Edition
    16 Jul 2012 7,48€ Prince of Persia: Forgotten Sands, Dead Space 2

    15 Jul 2012 7,49€ Saints Row: The Third
    15 Jul 2012 3,24€ Trine 2
    15 Jul 2012 3,24€ Trine 2 [for my girlfriend]
    15 Jul 2012 15,25€ Batman: Arkham Asylum GOTY, Batman Arkham City: Robin Bundle DLC, Batman Arkham City: Nightwing Bundle DLC, Batman Arkham City: Challenge Map Pack DLC, Batman Arkham City: Harley Quinn
    15 Jul 2012 9,99€ L.A. Noire Complete Edition
    15 Jul 2012 2,24€ Star Wars: KOTOR

    14 Jul 2012 7,49€ Borderlands GOTY
    14 Jul 2012 2,49€ Audiosurf
    14 Jul 2012 4,99€ Bioshock 2
    14 Jul 2012 23,74€ Sniper Ghost Warrior Gold base + 2 DLC, Batman Arkham City
    14 Jul 2012 5,39€ Star Wars: Republic Commando
    14 Jul 2012 9,99€ Portal 2 [for my girlfriend]
    14 Jul 2012 10,19€ Sonic Generations [for my girlfriend]
    14 Jul 2012 4,99€ Sniper Ghost Warrior Gold base + 2 DLC [for my girlfriend]

    You can easily create such a list through the Steam account details page, clicking on "Store Transactions" just below your account name in the middle of the page.
  2. I'm too scared to click on my Store Transactions button :D

    Anyway, I just got Civilization V on this sale. Doubt I'll get anything else. I either have it already, or am not interested in it :D
  3. Omer Said

    Omer Said
    Weresloth Staff Premium Member

    If only Dawnguard could be relaesed earlier :thumbsdown:

    What a list Tom! Co-op games with your girlfriend are great choices i think! :thumbsup:
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  4. Hiroshi Awazu

    Hiroshi Awazu
    Off Topic Moderator

    Tom your girlfriend plays Sniper, well that"s a big :thumbsup: and :confused: at the same time, in a good way of course.
  5. Tom

    Staff Emeritus Staff

    Yeah, she's trying to play a sniper in every game. I think she's just bad at moving around and that's why. :p

    Dungeon Defenders is currently on sale, excellent coop game. :)
  6. I picked up Skyrim, Portal 2, and there's a chance I'll get The Elder Scrolls IV tomorrow if it goes on 75% discount (please vote for it :D )
  7. Mohameddo-san

    F1 Sim Racer & #1 St. Bernard Lover on RD Premium Member

    Mount & Blade
    Mount & Blade Warband along w/Multiplayer DLC
    Mount & Blade: With Fire and Sword
    Grand Theft Auto IV Complete Pack
    Assassin's Creed Brotherhood Deluxe Edition
    Sega Genesis Classics Pack 1
  8. Tom

    Staff Emeritus Staff


    Closest vote yet. :)

    Also, Just Cause 2 & Bioshock are currently on sale.
  9. First day I bought Hard Reset for 3.37€. Very fun game, if you like old school action fps. It's still -75% right now (and will be until the end of the sale).

    Also bought Ys: The Oath in Felghana and YS Origin, they looked interesting. And finally Serious Sam 3 BFE Edition. I'm trying to keep the costs a bit down.

    And from the current games for sale, I'd say Torchlight is a steal for 3.74€, really fun Diablo-like game, and Company of Heroes is great if you like strategy games (I don't, and even had fun playing it).
  10. Chris Butcher

    Chris Butcher
    Red Bull Gridsters 2012 Champion

    Playing snipers in games isn't necessarily a good thing - like those CoD Y Y ladder stall 360 noscope idiots :p
  11. Tom

    Staff Emeritus Staff

    That looks interesting, that's on the list for today / tomorrow!
  12. Bruno Sousa Ferreira

    Bruno Sousa Ferreira
    Strategy Mister!

    lol, I didn't even notice that a sale was on
  13. Tom

    Staff Emeritus Staff

    Todays' offers are...not that great, I think.
  14. LA Noire is okay.
  15. Tom

    Staff Emeritus Staff

    Yeah but it was on the community voted sale for the same price as well. If someone missed it it's a great offer, no doubt. :)
  16. Ah, hadn't noticed that.

    Other than that, the Total War pack would interest me, the rest is meh.
  17. For those who like JRPG games, the Carpe Fulgur pack is fairly interesting. I already own Recettear, and it was a blast if a bit short. If you really know what to do, and are really lucky, you can get through in 4 hours or so. Good luck doing that in your first attempt though :p It's not without faults (many faults) like the max resolution being 1280x960, but it was well worth it.

    I'll be picking Chantelise and Fortune Summoners, they look good too. Carpe Fulgur did a great job with localization, so the dialogues are pretty funny. Chantelise was made by the same developer than Recettear, FS is a different one though.

    So in short, if you like JRPGs, pick at the very least Recettear, I doubt you'll regret it. Can't say much about the other too, but I'll give them a try too. They can be silly if you are not a fan of japanese media though.
  18. I got Recettear a while back, 10 hours played. Found it way too repetitive for my liking.
    Twas fun actually, now that I think about it. Might install it again.
  19. Well yeah, it can get repetitive. It's more the kind of game that you can play an hour per week or so, and feel good about it.

    Also, I forgot S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series is in the sale for today. If you like open world sandbox kind of games, they are supposedly pretty good (specially Shadow of Chernobyl and Call of Pripyat). I got them last summer sale, and still didn't play them (because I'm the guy who gets scared of Half-Life 2 :cry:). The "Complete mod" improves the game a lot, and corrects a lot of buts IIRC.
  20. Haha, same with me, played just a couple of minutes of HL2 :D

    In other news, Civ V I got is a bit disappointing. The AI behaviour and diplomacy is really bad, and the performance of the game itself... Horrible later in the game. I dare not save the game too, because I'd have to load it later, and all hell will break loose.