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Steam, Xbox Live, PSN, and Nintendo are discounting games in honor of tonight's Game Awards show

Doom, Dishonored 2, and others are on sale.


To honor nominees, Valve, Nintendo, Microsoft, and Sony are discounting games nominated for awards on tonight's Game Awards show.

Every game nominated is on sale across the platforms for which it's available. That means you can find Doom for $30 on Steam, PSN, and Xbox One.

Note that some platforms price games differently. Dishonored 2, normally $60, costs $40 on Steam and PSN, but only dropped to $50 on Xbox Live. If you're interested in a game and own more than one platform on which to play it, do a little digging before jumping on the first sale you find.

Likewise, sales end on different days. Steam's and Sony's sales run through December 3, this Saturday; Xbox Live goes until December 4; and Nintendo caps things off on Monday, December 5.

The Game Awards air tonight at 9pm ET / 6pm PT. Producer and host Geoff Keighley announced nominees in November; check out the list to familiarize yourself with the event's categories and prospective winners.

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David L. Craddock writes fiction, nonfiction, and grocery lists. He is the author of the Stay Awhile and Listen series, and the Gairden Chronicles series of fantasy novels for young adults. Outside of writing, he enjoys playing Mario, Zelda, and Dark Souls games, and will be happy to discuss at length the myriad reasons why Dark Souls 2 is the best in the series. Follow him online at and @davidlcraddock.

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