There are things in life that just happen every year: Christmas is always in December, temperatures rise in summer and the big Steam Summer Sale starts in June. All three events mentioned will also take place in exactly the same way in 2022 – who would have thought it?
Valve’s biggest discount campaign of the year next to the winter sale will of course again offer thousands of offers this year, where either the hard drive or the pile of unplayed games will be happy. We’ll tell you all the information about the big Steam Summer Sale 2022.
But before the information load begins, you can see the trailer for the Summer Sale 2022 here:
Steam Summer Sale 2022 reveals many exciting offers in the trailer
All information about the Steam Summer Sale 2022
When does the Steam Summer Sale 2022 start?
The Steam Summer Sale 2022 starts on June 23 at 7:00 p.m. However, you should expect that the servers will gasp for air in the first few minutes and the discounts will not be visible immediately. As a rule, however, things calm down in the course of the evening.
When does the Steam Summer Sale 2022 end?
The final whistle for the Summer Sale 2022 is on July 7, 2022, also at 7 p.m. As usual, you have 14 days to secure a wide variety of offers.
Is there another special summer promotion?
Yes, there are. In the trailer for the Summer Sale 2022, Valve speaks of one
special quest, which the company is implementing in this way for the first time. What this is all about is still unclear at this point in time. As soon as the quest starts, we will inform you immediately.
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Which games are discounted?
That’s a question that we can’t yet answer in detail – after all, the gates to the sale are still sealed. However, Valve’s own trailer already reveals a few games that will most likely be included in the Summer Sale 2022. The amount of the respective discounts are also still unknown.
According to the trailer, you can look forward to the following games, among others:
Of course, this is only a small selection. Experience has shown that during a summer sale on Steam well over a thousand games reduced. There will also be new trading cards, profile backgrounds, emoticons, and more that you can purchase with your Steam Points.
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Summer Sale 2022 and the big question: Which game or DLC would you like to see with a particularly juicy discount? Or does another discount campaign just leave you cold? Let us know what you think about it in the comments!