Summer has returned, so here we are again at the launch or another Steam Summer Sale. The sale actually started yesterday, but I didn’t really feel the need to jump right on that with a post as I have done in past years.
I write about the annual Steam Summer and Winter sales as much out of habit as anything now, and it is beginning to feel almost anachronistic to do so. There is nothing wrong with the sales. But the faded enthusiasm within me is a faint echo of a time when these events used to be a big freaking deal.
Steam was a ground breaker, and Steam sales have been loved by many a gamer and hated by many a publisher for years now, to the point that the edge is gone. Everybody has a summer and winter sale now. Blizzard just sent me…
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