Leak: Steam Summer Sale Probably Starting Tomorrow
Written by Shivam Kumar on 10 July 2013 at 14:50

It's always worth being careful when Valve news is concerned, as the secretive company is known for its community, who love to find and solve mysteries that aren't there.

Still, when two sources (one of them Valve themselves) claim something like the Steam Summer Sale date, it's probably true...

The E-mail Mentioning 11 July Starting Date

Both sources say that the Steam Summer Sale is set to begin tomorrow, 11th July. This information was leaked when a gamer got an email from Steam Support; you can see a copy of it on the right. The email was posted on the Steam Reddit page, and has caused much excitement.

The other source, Steam’s Russian payment partner QIWI, agreed with the date, but nobody took the information seriously at the time.

The Steam Summer Sale is a thing of legend, although many other online retailers are starting to have their own sales, with many of the same savings. Prepare to have your wallet drained as popular titles get anywhere upto 80% off, as well as incredible bundle deals.

Make sure you tell everyone what you bought at the sales; you might find more people to play it with!

So, have any of you guys gotten similar emails? Have you got your eye on any games in particular for this sale? Tell us below!

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Hutchy27
19:41 Jul-11-2013
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Want to get borderlands 2 season pass, 33% off but have to wait to see if it gets the 66% off. fingers crossed

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22:41 Jul-11-2013
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Dishonored bro

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yes dishonored!!!!!

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Although I still want the borderlands 2 dlc

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But it already has 40% off while poor Borderlands 2 only has 33%. :o

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guys what do you think will skyrim on -75%?

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No, it's only 30% off, The legendary is 40% off.

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skyrim is 30% off without it being a flash/daily/community choice*
so I think theres a good chance that at some point it might get 50% off, 75% however i think is unrealistic

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Maddan2012
19:43 Jul-11-2013

Steam Summer Sale has competitors though: http://www.kinguin.net/skyrim/the-elder-scrolls-v-skyrim-steam-key.html

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18:56 Jul-11-2013
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It began!!!

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Yep. And Steam is down, so I can't buy .

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just keep trying, im slowly navigating throw the deals.

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I think it's on or soon anyways, store is down currently but got on briefly and one of the sale said summer before it said sorry heavy loads again.

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yiannis2000
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Yeah, I see it too ^_^

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yiannis2000
15:31 Jul-11-2013
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Hmmm… The latest sale ends in 2:30 hours, so i guess that it starts then :)

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Hutchy27
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We shall see! :P

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13:01 Jul-11-2013
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When the sale does start I hope the GTA collection is on sale!

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I dont think they will include the GTA V…

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OF course but I want GTA IV :D

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yea me too btw is it's MP community still alive?

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Hmm, I think so but apparently there are a lot of hackers :-/

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12:39 Jul-11-2013
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Guess not then :(

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Hutchy27
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Guess not about the sale not being on? If it is on it will be late on in the day for us Brits as Valve are an American based company. So don't give up hope just quite yet.

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08:18 Jul-11-2013
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it says 'steam sale' so guess it doesnt count as 'summer sale'

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11:48 Jul-11-2013
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But if you think that July is a 'part' of the summer,then it's steam summer sale! :P

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LIES! XD
Hope it starts after my exams :P

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08:20 Jul-11-2013
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Exams?! But you have already done them, haven't you? xDD

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Ummm no. They come again… and again… and again.

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Ummm…. It's already 11th July and nothing has started yet :/

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I did some research, and it turns out that this is probably fake… I guess the guy edited the e-email. :(

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Steam follows the timezones of the US. Which falls 5-7 hours behind GD time. So give it a few more hours ;)

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That's what i thought at first :)

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