Weekend PC download deals: Steam's roguelike sale and more

April is ending in a big way, with Steam offering up roguelikes and a free weekend of Skyrim, GameStop kicking off its Spring Sale, UPlay and GamersGate wrapping up their spring sales, and Bundle Stars looking at the best of indies.


April is ending in a big way, with a number of big-time sales. Steam is offering up a full library of roguelikes, while also offering up a free weekend of Skyrim, for anyone looking to play this clasic (and possibly look at some paid mods along the way). Meanwhile, more spring sales are starting up. UPlay and GamersGate are wrapping up their spring sales, while GameStop is just kicking theirs off. And Bundle Stars is offering up some notable deals, including one bundle that features the very best of the indie sector. Check out the full list of deals below.

Here's our selection of this weekend's PC deals:


Bundle Stars

Pay $3.99 for Monaco: What's Your Is Mine, SpeedRunners, SteamWorld Dig, Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition, Divekick, Kingdom Rush, Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams, and The Fall. These activate on Steam.

Or pay $2.49 for Postal 2, Capsized, Circuits, Dustforce DX, The Inner World: Soundtrack Edition, Defend Your Life, The Maker's Eden: Soundtrack Edition, Neocolonialism, Anoxemia, and Roommates - Deluxe Edition. These activate on Steam.

Or pay $29.99 for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor and its DLC packs.

Or pay $3.49 for Trainz Trouble, Trainz Simulator 12 and its DLC packs, Trainz: Classic Carbon City, Trainz: Murchison 2, Trainz: Settle & Carlisle, and Train Town. These activate on Steam.

Or pay $7.99 for Euro Truck Simulator 2 and its DLC packs. These activate on Steam.

Or pay $1.99 for Mystery Masters: Psycho Train Deluxe Edition, Ghost Pirates of Vooju Island, House of 1,000 Doors: Family Secrets, House of 1,000 Doors: The Palm of Zoroaster CE, Nearwood - Collector's Edition, Brink of Consciousness: Dorian Gray Syndrome CE, Brink of Consciousness: The Lonely Hearts Murders, and Space Legends: At the Edge of the Universe. These activate on Steam.


  • Saints Row: Gat out of Hell [Steam] - $14.99 (25% off)
  • Metro Redux [Steam] - $24.99 (50% off)
  • Dead Island Franchise Pack [Steam] - $7.49 (75% off)
  • Other games in Direct2Drive's Deep Silver sale, including other Saints Row games and Risen games, can be found here.


  • GamersGate is in the middle of their big Spring Sale. Look for daily deals on games like The Walking Dead: Season 2, The Wolf Among Us, Assassin's Creed Unity, and more. For today's sales, be sure to check out GamersGate.


Get Games


Green Man Gaming

Use the code SAVE23-PAYDAY-WEEKND to get 23% off your purchase. Some exclusions apply.

Humble Bundle

Pay what you want for Dragon Age: Origins, Peggle, Dead Space 2, Medal of Honor: Allied Assault War Chest, and Command & Conquer Generals (w/Zero Hour expansion). Pay more than the average $4.95 to get Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare, Dragon Age II, Bejeweled 3, Mass Effect 2, SimCity 2000 Special Edition, Wing Commander 3: Heart of the Tiger, Wing Commander IV: The Price of Freedom, and Ultima VII: The Complete Edition. All games work on Origin, but Steam keys for Dragon Age: Origins, Dead Space 2, Bejeweled 3, and Mass Effect 2 are available with a $1 minimum.

Or pay what you want for Primal Carnage, God Mode, and Boid [Steam Early Access]. Pay more than the average $4.56 to get Chariot, Blade Symphony, and GoD Factory: Windmen. Pay $10 to also get Homebrew - Vehicle Sandbox [Steam Early Access]. All games work on Steam and Steam keys are available with a $1 minimum.




As well as regular discounts, Steam has a couple of additional weekend deals.

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    April 24, 2015 3:00 PM

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      April 24, 2015 3:47 PM

      Today I learned Direct2Drive is still a thing.

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        April 24, 2015 3:49 PM

        Haha. I think I bought 1-2 games from them back in the day. Maybe I should check up on them.

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        April 25, 2015 6:21 AM

        Yeah they came back not to long ago, sales have been shit from them since but I'm sure it will get better

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      April 24, 2015 3:53 PM

      Heavy Bullets and The Secret World are both cheap on Steam, two games I've always wanted to check out (played TSW in beta and I liked it a little bit).

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        April 25, 2015 6:16 AM

        TSW was fun. They had some fun new approaches to questing that made the game much more enjoyable to me.

        At some point they updated combat too because it was apparently awful before.

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      April 25, 2015 6:22 AM

      What's a great turn based rogue like in the list? I like random stuff and loot.

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        April 25, 2015 8:48 AM

        Dungeons of dredmor is a good one.

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          April 25, 2015 11:56 AM

          So is Hack & Slash

          I picked up Hero Siege and Delver.
          Both are pretty decent. Delver is kinda short though.

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