Today’s Steam Holiday Sale deals are up. Half-Life 2 is in this batch, but we’re pretty sure this isn’t Valve secret code for “Half-Life 3 confirmed.”

In addition to Gordon Freeman’s second adventure, the Belmont family embarks on its first. You can also pick up a couple of this year’s hits, including Company of Heroes 2 and Grid 2. For those that like to play games before their in final form, Planetary Annihilation is discounted.

  • Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Ultimate Edition - $10.19 (Regularly $29.99)
  • Company of Heroes 2 - $13.59 (Regularly $39.99)
  • Grid 2 - $12.49 (Regularly $49.99)
  • Half-Life 2 - $2.49 (Regularly $9.99)
  • Magic: The Gathering Duels of the Planeswalkers 2014 - $3.39 (Regularly $9.99)
  • Mark of the Ninja - $2.99 (Regularly $14.99)
  • Planetary Annihilation - $40.19 (Regularly $59.99)
  • Scribblenauts Unmasked - $14.99 (Regularly $29.99)
  • XCOM: Enemy Unknown - $9.99 (Regularly $39.99)

Don’t forget that yesterday’s deals are still active for another day. Also, community votes and flash sales cycle every eight hours.

[Source: Steam]


Our Take
Mark of the Ninja for $2.99 is a great price for a gorgeous and challenging game. For those that have been waiting to return to Firaxis’ alien invasion simulation, XCOM: Enemy Within (which appears as DLC on PC) is discounted, too. You can get that for half off the $29.99 regular price.