Steam Awards 2016: Voting Takes Place December 22nd!

Although it seems like just yesterday we saw the results of the 2016 Game Awards, it’s time to get voting once again! The ever growing platform Steam is  hosting their own “Steam Awards”, where over 15 million nominations were cast in light of the event. As of December 19th, the finalists for each category were chosen. Each category has a plethora of fantastic nominees, so it’s definitely going to be a tough call who will take the cake in each section. Starting December 22nd (10AM PST) through December 29th, users will be able to vote on steam for their favorite games in a category! The results of the voting will take place on New Year’s Eve. Now, let’s take a look at all the unique categories:

Steam Awards

The “Villain Most In Need Of A Hug” Award

(Voting to take place on Dec 22nd at 10AM PST through the next 24 hours)

  • Borderlands 2
  • Dead by Daylight
  • Far Cry 3
  • Far Cry 4
  • Portal 2

The “I Thought This Game Was Cool Before It Won An Award” Award

(Voting takes place on Dec 23rd at 10AM PST through the next 24 hours)

  • Euro Truck Simulator 2
  • Paladins
  • Starbound
  • Stardew Valley
  • Unturned

The “Test of Time” Award

(Voting takes place on Dec 24th at 10AM PST through the next 24 hours)

  • Age of Empires II HD
  • The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
  • Sid Meier’s Civilization V
  • Team Fortress 2
  • Terraria

The “Just 5 More Minutes” Award

(Voting takes place on Dec 25th at 10AM PST through the next 24 hours)

  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  • Rocket League
  • Sid Meier’s Civilization VI
  • Fallout 4
  • Terraria

The “Whoooaaaaaaa, dude!” Award

(Voting takes place on Dec 26th at 10AM PST through the next 24 hours)

  • Bioshock Infinite
  • DOOM
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The “Game Within A Game Award” Award

(Voting takes place on Dec 27th at 10AM PST through the next 24 hours)

  • Garry’s Mod
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • The Stanley Parable
  • Tabletop Simulator
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The “I’m Not Crying, There’s Something In My Eye” Award

(Voting takes place on Dec 28th at 10AM PST through the next 24 hours)

  • Life is Strange
  • To the Moon
  • This War of Mine
  • Undertale
  • The Walking Dead

The “Best Use Of A Farm Animal” Award

(Voting takes place on Dec 29th at 10AM PST through the next 24 hours)

  • ARK: Survival Evolved
  • Blood and Bacon
  • Farming Simulator 17
  • Goat Simulator
  • Stardew Valley

And now, we’ve got 4 write- in awards! The Committee members came up with extra categories to vote upon on December 30th! Here they are:

The “Boom Boom” Award

  • BroForce
  • DOOM
  • Just Cause 3
  • Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes
  • Kerbal Space Program

The “Love/Hate Relationship” Award

  • Dark Souls III
  • Darkest Dungeon
  • Dota 2
  • Geometry Dash
  • Super Meat Boy

The “Sit Back and Relax” Award

  • ABZU
  • Cities Skylines
  • Euro Truck Simulator 2
  • Mini Metro
  • Viridi

The “Better With Friends” Award

  • Don’t Starve Together
  • Gang Beasts
  • Golf With Your Friends
  • Left 4 Dead 2
  • Magicka

That’s all folks! Who will you be voting for? Let us know!

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