Should you’ve been wanting Valve’s moveable PC console, the Steam Deck, however lack the spare money, Valve will probably be making a gift of a ton of them without cost throughout subsequent week’s annual broadcast of The Game Awards. All it’s a must to do is watch The Game Awards by way of Valve’s streaming website. Oh, yeah: Keep in mind when Valve launched a streaming website?
Sure, the annual montage of trailers and adverts dressed up as a gaming present in a determined effort to cover its true nature is again. The “award present” will air on December 8 to toss out just a few awards as shortly as potential between dozens of trailers, adverts, and commercials for DLC and enlargement passes. However for those who resolve to observe the entire thing this 12 months—which might typically run practically three hours—you would possibly at the least be capable to win a Steam Deck to your troubles.
As introduced November 30, Valve is celebrating The Game Awards with a large Steam Deck giveaway. The firm will probably be giving out a free handheld PC to a single particular person each minute for your complete run of The Game Awards. (By no means in historical past has somebody wished The Game Awards to run lengthy, till now…) To have an opportunity, you’ll must first register for the drawing, which you are able to do now, then watch The Game Awards through Valve’s Steam.TV web site.
What’s that, you ask? It’s a half-baked Steam-ified tackle Twitch that the corporate mainly deserted not lengthy after launch. However like so many Valve merchandise it lingers on, like a zombie.
As with every giveaway or contest of this nature, it has some further guidelines and restrictions to pay attention to, such that it’s solely open to of us in america, Canada, the UK, or the EU. You additionally must have purchased one thing on Steam within the final 12 months, and your account have to be in good standing. Should you examine all these containers you’ll be able to register now at this hyperlink. And whenever you register, you additionally get a cute animated Steam Deck emoji sticker. So actually, aren’t all of us winners ultimately?
Properly, I suppose you’ll be much less of a winner if it’s a must to sit by way of The Game Awards.