Weekend game deals: 62% off Portal 2 + The Potato Sack

By on April 15, 2011, 10:33 AM
As part of its ongoing ARG, Valve has launched a promotion that will allow gamers to unlock Portal 2 ahead of its April 19 release date. The catch? You have to buy The Potato Sack and play the 13 indie games inside. The more you play, the quicker Portal 2 will be cut loose. On the bright side, the company is offering Portal 2 and The Potato Sack together for 62% off. You can track the status here. Steam is also reducing a new set of RockStar games every day this weekend, along with offering a pack of Splinter Cell games including Conviction and its DLC for $25.98. More deals below:

Portal 2 + The Potato Sack $78.71 (62% off)
The Potato Sack $38.72 (75% off)
Max Payne Bundle $3.74 (75% off)
Bully: Scholarship Edition $3.74 (75% off)
Gratuitous Space Battles - Complete Pack $29.99 (25% off)
Super Meat Boy $7.49 (50% off)
Amnesia: The Dark Descent $9.99 (50% off)
Splinter Cell Collector Pack $25.98 (60% off)
Killing Floor Bundle $13.97 (50% off)
Defense Grid: The Awakening $4.99 (50% off)

Immortal Souls: John Turner #1 $11.24 (25% off)
Hegemony Gold: Wars of Ancient Greece $14.99 (50% off)
Star Ruler $10.00 (60% off)
FIFA Manager 11 $9.99 (75% off)
Direct Hit: Missile War $18.75 (50% off)
Rise of Prussia $4.49 (70% off)

Flotilla $4.98 (50% off)
Magicka Complete Pack $7.99 (50% off)
Armada 2526 $9.98 (50% off)
Star Trek Online Digital Deluxe Edition $5.98 (60% off)
Space Rangers 2 Reboot $8.00 (60% off)
Dead Meets Lead $13.99 (30% off)

Call of Duty: Black Ops $44.95 (25% off)
All pre-orders 10% off

FIFA Manager 09 $4.99 (50% off)
FIFA Soccer 09 $4.99 (50% off)
FIFA Soccer 10 $4.99 (50% off)
FIFA Manager 11 $19.98 (50% off)
FIFA Soccer 11 $19.99 (50% off)
Dead Space 2 $31.58 (21% off)
Need for Speed Hot Pursuit $14.95 (50% off)

Games for Windows
Lego Harry Potter Years 1-4 $14.99 (50% off)

Good Old Games
Activision Quests 30% off

User Comments: 5

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codefeenix codefeenix said:

You only have to play a game that is in the potato pack. You do not have to buy the potato pack.

So if you already own $GameInPotatoPack then you can play that to help release Portal 2.

gwailo247, TechSpot Chancellor, said:

Coming up next, we'll kill a kitten every hour until 100,000 people pre-order our game.

Coodu Coodu said:

Coming up next, we'll kill a kitten every hour until 100,000 people pre-order our game.

Well said haha!

I'm looking forward to Portal 2, after playing a host of terrible games lately. As I stick to PC sometimes there's a period of stagnation where I find myself playing Battlefield every day.

Also, anything that involves what Team Fortress 2 has become just makes me sad (read, Team Fortress Hats)

ET3D, TechSpot Paladin, said:

Thanks for the heads up regarding the Max Payne bundle. Sure I'll never get to these games like all the others I own, but they look to be worth owning.

Guest said:

Defense Grid is one of the greatest gamed I ever played. Best five bucks you'll ever spend.

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