Spring is here, but that’s no reason to go outside—not when the Steam store has a killer sale going on. The video game digital distribution service and storefront for PC games is running a Spring Sale between now and March 23, offering you a chance to pick up a backlog of acclaimed games at a steep discount.
Almost everything in the Steam store is on sale, some of them for as much as 90% off, including Civilization IV, so it’s worth perusing their inventory to see what draws your eye. The sale continues through March 23 at 10 a.m. PT, so time is running out.
Here are some of the best deals going on right now—and if you need something to play them on, note that all models of the Steam Deck—a Nintendo Switch-esque handhold that can play titles downloaded from the Steam store—are currently available for 10% off too.
This semi-open world game, released in 2015 and the later inspiration for the Netflix series The Witcher, ranks with the best open world games ever. You’ll easily put over 100 hours into this RPG, playing as monster hunter Geralt of Rivia as he embarks on a journey to find his former apprentice before the Wild Hunt can capture her and end the world. You can get the game for $12, or the entire trilogy for $15.
If you’re patient, you can reliably grabs games in EA Sports’ various franchise at a nice discount, and that time has come: For $15, you can pick up the latest NBA game and try the Jordan Challenge, which allows you to play as Michael Jordan and make your way through his historic career.
Elder Scrolls has been a fan favorite since its release in 2014. This online version allows you to play alongside other real live humans, and will run you just $6, no subscription required.
The Fallout franchise is set in a post-apocalyptic America filled with mutated creatures. This installment added a multiplayer component, to mixed reception, but for $10, you don’t have much to lose.
This FIFA game is not earlier entries in the series. For starters, you can play as Ted Lasso and try to get his team to actually win something. With the news that FIFA and EA Sports are splitting up, this will be the last game in the series as we know it, and you can pick it up now for$35.
If you haven’t played this critically acclaimed 2018 Western-themed action-adventure game yet, this is a great time to do so, because it’s down to $20.
For the nostalgic Halo fans, the Master Chief collection brings together Halo: Reach, Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Halo 2: Anniversary, Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST, and Halo 4, all for $16.
Just like NBA 2k23 and FIFA 23, the latest version of Madden is also heavily discounted right now. For $18 you can play with the latest teams and take your gameplay online to test your skills.
God of War was released for Sony’s PlayStation 4 in 2018, but it wasn’t until available on PC until January 2022. For $30, you can play as Kratos, the disgraced God of War, in this action-adventure game that tells a compelling story of a father and son’s journey through the Nordic wilderness.