July 12, 2012 at 2:04 PM ET
Yes, that magical time of the year known as Steam summer sale has arrived --or what I like to call "middle-Christmas."
From now until July 22, games at the online video game site Steam are dramatically discounted, including big titles, package deals and "Customer Choice" sales where gamers get to vote for the games they most want to be discounted.
Some examples of the savings include "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3" for $30 and collections from popular game makers. Here are some examples.
The Bethesda collection for $50 includes:
The 2K collection for $50 includes:
There are Indie and franchise collections available as well. It is definitely a good time of year to be a PC gamer.