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The semi-regular Steam Game Festival, which has been renamed Steam Next, begins today. It will run until June 22, and offers a huge amount of free demos (the official figure started at 560, but games continued to be added and Valve's latest press release has "over 700 demos"). , along with lots of trailers and live broadcasts for developers. The official page is already here.
Valve has produced at least a few outstanding reels that group games by genre, so if you have a particular affinity for role-playing games or strategy games or whatever, there’s an easy way to look at them. them quickly (the following example is Adventure Games).
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I know what you’re thinking: who the hell has time to do 700-game demos? Don't be afraid, because PCG has you covered: we've been going through the straw in order to offer you the healthiest game wheat. Here are 14 of the best and most interesting shows on offer, including the magnificent Sable, a road truck adventure, and a roguelike character who, for some reason, stars as an evil Mary Shelley.