Steam 2011 Holiday Sale Started Today

Play games, get prizes
The Steam Holiday Sale is on now through Sunday, January 1, 2012, Valve announced. In addition to huge savings throughout the store, the 2011 sale features two special promotions - the Great Gift Pile challenges gamers to complete up to six objectives each day. Completion of each objective grants the chance to win a free game or discount coupons for select games available on Steam. If you don't win, no worries, you'll be given a piece of coal which the ticket to enter the Epic Holiday Giveaway. It's called Epic because the top prize is every game on Steam. The more coal you have, the better your chance of winning. Players may alternatively choose to magically mix their coal into something shiny and new by "crafting" seven pieces into a gift from the Great Gift Pile. Visit this page for details.