Steam Free Weekend offer is something we all look out for. Honestly, I have bought some of the best games on this offer. Every week Steam decides to make a few games available for a cheap price during the weekend period.
The best way to use this opportunity is to wait for your favorite game to show up, but the sale never disappoints a gamer who loves to play games on PC. You might not see the game you wanted but you might see some of the best games on it and trust me you don't want to miss them.
As every week a lot of games are featured on the list this week and I decided to jump into the pool and find out some of the best games of the recent times. All the games listed below will be available with the mentioned offer from March 23 to March 25.
#1 Watch Dogs 2
Watch Dogs 2 allows you to play as Marcus Holloway, a brilliant young hacker living in the birthplace of the tech revolution, San Francisco Bay Area.
Team up with Dedsec, the biggest and most notorious group of hackers to execute the biggest hacking event in history. Fight your way through and take down ctOS 2.0 - an invasive operating system used by criminal masterminds to manipulate the people on a large scale.
Explore the giant open world, hack every hackable device and take control as you defeat the evil. You can even team up with your friends and take part in the co-op gameplay. You can develop different skills as they suit your play style, make your hacking gadgets such as Drones, cars and other tools you need. Explore the dynamic open world and new possibilities.
Watch Dogs 2 is 85% off on the Steam weekend sale.
#2 XCOM 2
Is this a lucky week? I guess so. I was not expecting to see XCOM 2 on the list but it is here. XCOM 2 is the sequel to XCOM: Enemy Unknown, the award-winning strategy game.
The game is set on a post-apocalyptic world, the Earth has changed and now Aliens rule the planet. You missing is to rebuild XCOM and start a global resistance to reclaim the planet Earth and save humanity.
The game allows you to be on a mobile headquarter and guide your strike team, you can visit your choice of areas to grow popularity. The game has 5 different soldier classes, choose your own according to your plan. The new gameplay also offers more tactical flexibility, you can loot approaching enemy transport, save fallen comrades or VIPs or ambush enemy patrols, all according to your plan.
XCOM 2 is 75% off during this weekend.
#3 South Park: The Fractured But Whole
You probably read this wrong. Yeah, me too.
From creators of South Park, Trey Parker, and Matt Stone comes South Park: The Fractured But Whole. The game is a sequel to 2014's award-winning game South Park: The Stick of Truth.
You will play as a new kid who joins the South Park favorites Stan, Kyle, Kenny, and Cartman as you jump into this adventurous RPG with your favorite characters. I mean who doesn't want to spend a weekend with the South Park boys.
In South Park: The Fractured But Whole, players will assume the character of a new kid and solve the crimes together with your favorite South Park characters.
This dedicated group of crime fighters was formed by Eric Cartman whose superhero alter-ego, The Coon, is half man, half raccoon. As the New Kid, players will join Mysterion, Toolshed, Human Kite and a host of others to battle the forces of evil while Coon strives to make his team the most beloved superheroes in history.
South Park: The Fractured But Whole is 80% off during this weekend sale.
#4 Cities: Skyline
Cities: Skylines is a modern take to the classic city simulation games. The game introduces different gameplay element to make the player realize how hard it is to build and maintain a city.
The game provides you a fully available transport system. Your only limit is your own imagination. The game also allows modding so you can modify the game to fit your playstyle.
Learning how to make a city might be easy but mastering the art properly is a tough job. You play the game as the mayor of the city where you deal with multi-layered problems, you will face essential requirements and learn to balance everything such as firefighters, education, police, water problem and electricity. The day and night cycle is very important in the game, traffic seems to be slower in the night time, some areas shows no sign of activity as well. Figure your city out and build around all the obstacles you've been given. You can even map out Districts and go deeper into the city building as you keep moving ahead in the game.
Cities: Skylines is 75% off during this weekend.
#5 Farcry: Primal
Far Cry Primal is another presentation from the award-winning franchise, Far Cry. The game has all its special qualities intact, it introduces you the breathtaking landscapes, giant beasts, innovative and interactive open world, and, unpredictable savage encounters. Welcome to the Stone Age, where danger and adventure mean the same thing.
This new setting of Far Cry provides you a totally new open world with breathtaking scenes, pure mayhem, dangerous threats and most importantly - Incredible storyline - that Far Cry is known for.
You have to rise above extinction, you are Takkar, the last alive member of your group and there is only one goal - Survive.
Far Cry: Primal is 80% off on Steam during this weekend.