The Steam Winter Sale 2020 has started! In the best tradition of the season, this year’s event features discounts on thousands of games, as well as festive novelties in the Steam Points Shop and the start of voting on the 2020 Steam Awards

Nominations for the Steam Awards drew a whopping 5.3 million votes during last fall sale and more than 1Steam users added 6 million new user reviews to improve the badge earned for being nominated for a game when the nouns closed and the numbers were counted, we got the following:

Voting for the Steam Awards 2020 is on 3 January to 9Open at midnight (local time) In addition to helping you get your chosen champion to the top of the pile, voting will also give you some Steam trading cards

If you want to add a bit of vacation flair to your digital life, the Steam Points Shop, which was unveiled as a staple of the store in this year’s Steam Summer Sale, also has a range of new seasonal items for sale, including animated stickers, avatars, Community Awards and a “Season Profile” “

(For those who have not yet taken the tour, Steam users will receive 100 points for every US dollar they spend on Steam These can be redeemed in the Points Shop for avatars, frames, backgrounds, badges and other digital items Some are game-related and others tied to specific events, as Wes noted shortly after launching it, it’s also a sometimes shocking reminder of how much money you’re spending on Steam

As for those cute Christmas deals we’re really here for, we’re making a list of games and prizes that we think you might like, and we’ll have them ready for you shortly (you have to do it twice check, you know – and also wait for Steam to come back from the inevitable swarm of avid bargain hunters) The Steam Winter Sale 2020 runs until May 5th January

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