Steam Announced Winter Sale And Award Nominees

Valve has confirmed the date for Steam’s Winter Sale, which falls on December 20, and also revealing the entire list of nominees for its 2018 Steam Awards. The Steam Community has nominated their favorite games and game developers, and these list below are the finalists that makes the cut for The Steam Awards 2018:

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Nominees for Game of the Year

– Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds
– Monster Hunter: World
– Kingdom Come: Deliverance
– Hitman 2
– Assassin’s Creed Odyssey

Nominees for VR Game of the Year

– The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR
– VRChat
– Beat Saber
– Fallout 4 VR
– Superhot VR

Nominees for Labor of Love

– Dota 2
– Grand Theft Auto V
– No Man’s Sky
– Path of Exile
– Stardew Valley

Nominees for Best Environment

– The Witcher® 3: Wild Hunt
– Subnautica
– Shadow of the Tomb Raider
– Far Cry 5

Nominees for Better with Friends

– Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
– Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Siege
– Payday 2
– Dead by Daylight
– Overcooked! 2

Nominees for Best Alternate History

– Wolfeinstein II: The New Colossus
– Assassin’s Creed® Odyssey
– Hearts of Iron IV
– Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI
– Fallout 4

Nominees for Most Fun with a Machine

– Euro Truck Simulator 2
– Rocket League
– NieR:Automata
– Factorio
– Space Engineers

Nominees for Best Developer

– CD Projekt Red
– Ubisoft
– Bethesda
– Rockstar Games
– Digital Extremes Ltd.
– Square Enix
– Capcom
– Paradox Interactive
– Bandai Namco Entertainment
– Klei

Voting starts the start of the 12th annual Steam Winter Sale, which falls on December 20th till January 3rd, 2019. Winners of the Steam Awards for each category will be announced in early February, 2019.