Valve have released the list for the Steam Awards

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The Steam awards is available for voting soon, and the winter sale is here to keep it company.

Valve have announced the nominees for their Steam awards in December. The voting opens tomorrow, 22nd December. Following the end of the Autumn sale, This comes in line with the announcement of the Steam winter sale. That is due to also land on the same day, so prepare your wallets for that one…

The voting will be open for a different category for 24 hours each. This will run until the 29th December when the voting concludes. The winners announcement is going to be on New Year’s Eve. A different category will open for vote each day, so get ready if you’re looking to take part.

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The scheduled awards category list runs as followed:

The ‘Villain most in need of a hug’ award

  • Borderlands 2
  • Dead by Daylight
  • Far Cry 3
  • Far Cry 4
  • Portal 2

The ‘I thought this game was cool before it won an award’ award

  • Euro Truck Simulator 2
  • Paladins
  • Starbound
  • Stardew Valley
  • Unturned

The ‘Test of Time’ award

  • Age of Empires II HD
  • The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
  • Sid Meier’s Civilization V
  • Team Fortress 2
  • Terraria

The ‘Just 5 more minutes’ award

  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  • Rocket League
  • Sid Meier’s Civilization VI
  • Fallout 4
  • Terraria

The ‘Whoooaaaaaaa, dude!’ award

  • Bioshock Infinite
  • DOOM
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The ‘Game within a game’ award

  • Garry’s Mod
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • The Stanley Parable
  • Tabletop Simulator
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The ‘I’m not crying, there’s something in my eye’ award

  • Life is Strange
  • To the Moon
  • This War of Mine
  • Undertale
  • The Walking Dead

The ‘Best use of a farm animal’ award

  • ARK: Survival Evolved
  • Blood and Bacon
  • Farming Simulator 17
  • Goat Simulator
  • Stardew Valley

The ‘Boom Boom’ award

  • BroForce
  • DOOM
  • Just Cause 3
  • Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes
  • Kerbal Space Program

The ‘Love/Hate relationship’ award

  • Dark Souls III
  • Darkest Dungeon
  • Dota 2
  • Geometry Dash
  • Super Meat Boy

The ‘Sit back and relax’ award

  • ABZU
  • Cities Skylines
  • Euro Truck Simulator 2
  • Mini Metro
  • Virid

The ‘Better with friends’ award

  • Don’t Starve Together
  • Gang Beasts
  • Golf with your Friends
  • Left 4 Dead 2
  • Magicka

Although each category will open day by day, there will be a simultaneous vote for all on the 30th. The vote gives a good chance to learn about some hidden gems you may of missed over the year. So go and get voting, and try not to lose all your money to the steam sale whilst the voting commences!