Weekend PC download deals: Evolve and Killing Floor 2 free weekends and more

Time to catch up on some of those games you might have missed this holiday weekend. Steam is doing its part with free weekends for Evolve and Killing Floow 2. Meanwhile, UPlay is offering a massive Back to School sale that throws in free beta access for The Division and Rainbow Six Siege and the Humble Store continues its End of Summer sale by celebrating Double Fine.


It's a holiday weekend and that means there are a lot of games to catch up on. Steam is doing its part to help by offering free weekends for both Evolve and Killing Floor 2, the latter of which is in Early Access, so it's a good chance to see how that game's coming along without spending a dime. Meanwhile, UPlay is having a Back to School sale that not only discounts much of its catalog, but also throws in guaranteed beta access for both The Division and Rainbow Six Siege. And the Humble Store continues its End of Summer sale, which includes a chance to build your own Double Fine bundle. Check out the full list of deals below.

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


  • Amazon is apparently taking Labor Day off for its PC deals, too. Come back next week for more.

Bundle Stars

Pay $14.99 for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor and its DLC packs. These activate on Steam.

Or pay $1.49 for Race Injection, Little Racers STREET, Mini Motor Racing EVO, Race On, Pressure, Street Racing Syndicate, and RACE: The WTCC Game + Caterham Expansion. These activate on Steam.

Or pay $1.99 for Sparkle 2 Evo, Merchants of Kaidan, Frederic: Evil Strikes Back, Frederic: Resurrection of Music, Millie, Teddy Floppy Ear - Kayaking, Teddy Floppy Ear - Mountain Adventure, Sparkle 3 Genesis, Teddy Floppy Ear - The Race, Violett Remastered, 16bit Trader, and Jesabel. These activate on Steam.

Or pay $4.99 for F1 Race Stars and its DLC packs. These activate on Steam.

Or pay $1.99 for Apothecarium: The Renaissance of Evil Premium Edition, Dreamscapes - Nightmare's Heir Premium Edition, Sea Legends: Phantasmal Light Collector's Edition, Sacra Terra: Angelic Night CE, New York Mysteries: Secrets of the Mafia CE, Lost Lands: Dark Overlord CE, Lost Lands: The Four Horsemen CE, and Portal of Evil: Stolen Runes - Collector's Edition. These activate on Steam.

Or pay $24.99 for Grid Autosport and its DLC packs. These activate on Steam.




Get Games

  • Child of Light [UPlay] - $3.74 (75% off) (DLC also on sale)
  • South Park: The Stick of Truth [Steam] - $13.59 (66% off)
  • Valiant Hearts: The Great War [UPlay] - $3.74 (75% off)
  • Other games in Get Games' Ubi Adventures sale, including Rayman games and Grow Home, can be found here.


Green Man Gaming

Use the code SAVE23-WITHGM-GSEP15 to get 23% off your purchase. Some exclusions apply.

Humble Bundle

Pay what you want for Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3 Gold, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas, Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Chaos Theory, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon, and access to the Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege multiplayer beta. Pay more than the average $8.36 to get Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas 2, Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Conviction Deluxe Edition, Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell, and more games to be named later. Pay $10 or more to also get Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Blacklist and Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier. Pay $75 or more to also get Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege, a Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege T-shirt, and a coupon for 66% off any three Ubisoft titles in the Humble Store. All games work on UPlay.

Or pay what you want for Zombie Kill of the Week Reborn, Pixel Heroes: Byte & Magic, Meridian: New World, Albedo: Eyes from Outer Space. Pay $6 or more to also get Coffin Dodgers, Victory at Sea, and Enforcer: Police Crime Action. All games work on Steam and Steam keys are available with a $1 minimum.

  • Payday 2 [Steam] - $4.99 (75% off)
  • A large selection of Double Fine games are on sale, but you can save even more by picking up 3, 4, and 5 games at a time. The selection includes Broken Age, Massive Chalice, Grim Fandango Remastered, and more. Find the full list here.
  • Evolve [Steam] - $19.99 (50% off)
  • XCOM: Enemy Unknown Complete Edition [Steam] - $12.49 (75% off)
  • Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel [Steam] - $19.99 (50% off)
  • Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth [Steam] - $19.99 (50% off)
  • Endless Legend [Steam] - $20.99 (40% off)
  • Sniper Elite 3 [Steam] - $19.99 (60% off)
  • Defense Grid 2 [Steam] - $7.49 (50% off)
  • Magicka 2 [Steam] - $10.04 (33% off)
  • Over 1,000 games are on sale as part of the Humble Store's End of Summer sale, with new games going up each day. Find the full list of sale items over on the Humble Store.




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

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Ozzie has been playing video games since picking up his first NES controller at age 5. He has been into games ever since, only briefly stepping away during his college years. But he was pulled back in after spending years in QA circles for both THQ and Activision, mostly spending time helping to push forward the Guitar Hero series at its peak. Ozzie has become a big fan of platformers, puzzle games, shooters, and RPGs, just to name a few genres, but he’s also a huge sucker for anything with a good, compelling narrative behind it. Because what are video games if you can't enjoy a good story with a fresh Cherry Coke?

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    September 4, 2015 3:00 PM

    Ozzie Mejia posted a new article, Weekend PC download deals: Evolve and Killing Floor 2 free weekends and more

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      September 4, 2015 3:03 PM

      Still read these every week, even after I * S U B S C R I B E ' D * .

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      September 4, 2015 3:07 PM

      Holy hell, $15 for SHadow of Mordor is insane. Game is outstanding.

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      September 5, 2015 2:05 AM

      Is Killing Floor 2 just monster/zombie wave survival?

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        September 5, 2015 2:12 AM

        With between wave shopping, a Boss Fight, persistent Class Perks, and the best ballistics in an FPS. Still Early Access though. Still no Sharpshooter. Wow it's prettier than the first game!

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          September 5, 2015 7:25 AM

          Prettier I guess in fidelity, I find the art design and textures to be cluttered though.

          After a while with the large mobs I feel like I am just shooting into a mass of gibs. It's a little too much.

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        September 5, 2015 7:05 AM

        A worthy successor. And it's cool when new stuff comes out and you get to experience it with everyone the first time. Everyone gets to be a noob.

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          September 5, 2015 7:28 AM

          Played some pyro last night and enjoyed it, though I have no clue what the microwave gun is supposed to be and the Caulk gun thing was okay, but just felt like a mini-flamethrower.

          I played normal with a bunch of noobs like you said and we won both. You do get a lot less healing with newbies and almost always a beserker who doesn't have a clue. Still, was decently enjoyable.

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