100°
Submitted by SteamFirst 599d ago | opinion piece

Top Steam Games Under Five Dollars: Our Recommendations

SteamFirst: How often do you log onto your Steam client and see in the top right corner your wallet balance with only a few dollars left. Oh how I hate having Steam cash just sitting there going to waste. There are always some excellent FTP titles available such as Team Fortress 2, Warframe and DOTA 2, but sometimes you want to branch out from free to play. This article is a list of my personal top 5 Steam titles that you can spend your last five bucks on. (Clive Barker's Jericho, Monday Night Combat, Overlord, PC, Steam, The Binding of Isaac, VVVVVV)

ThatEnglishDude  +   599d ago
I'm sorry, but that's quite a poor list. IMO.
Moncole  +   599d ago
Its called an opinion. Everyone would have a different list.
ThatEnglishDude  +   599d ago
I've never understood why people feel the need to state that. No shit it's an opinion. Does saying this somehow make my opinion less relevant? No.
#1.1.1 (Edited 599d ago ) | Agree(5) | Disagree(11) | Report
dsswoosh  +   599d ago
Almost everything on Steam is poor.

I wish more people would admit it something we all know deep down.

There are hundreds of meh games, mediocre at best, and virtually zero triple AAA games that make you go wow.

Steam sucks in all honesty.

If you disagree with me, you must link a decent new game on Steam.

If you disagree without linking, your gpu will overheat and die within the next 2 weeks.
LAWSON72  +   599d ago
OK Metal Gear Rising came out on Friday and not only is it good but from what I have played it is quite the solid port.
You are trolling but I want to mention this game because Platinum deserves some recognition on PC so more of there games come to the platform and I want MGS (that won't happen though)
#1.2.1 (Edited 599d ago ) | Agree(2) | Disagree(0) | Report
webeblazing  +   598d ago
why do ps fanboys troll every article on this site.
Volkama  +   598d ago
I was excited to buy my new consoles, but 2 months in and the only thing I still "play" is XBox Fitness. When I'm done with that I switch on my PC where I have a quite overwhelming list of games queued up to play.
Coach_McGuirk  +   598d ago
@dsswoosh - it's that type of mentality that stagnates our beloved industry. "If it ain't AAA, it ain't good". Means that people just buy the same old games, meaning publishers don't take risks. PC is where you go if you want something fresh and new.
dantesparda  +   598d ago
@ webeblazing

You mean like you troll every Sony article? oh thr hypocrisy
decrypt  +   599d ago
Imo Dota 2 tops everything out there right now and its free. Sure it has items you could buy for the game but those are purely cosmetic.

I personally love the Glados kill announcer in dota 2, hilariously funny.
SteamFirst  +   599d ago
Ahh, yes. My next article which is pending is my top 5 free to play and dota 2 is number one. This is inexpensive, but not free games. Feel free to comment and suggest other titles which you prefer. We all have our own opinions. Right.
DC777  +   599d ago
I got Half Life 2 for under 5 bucks. An oldie but a greatie.
SteamFirst  +   599d ago
It is a great one. This list is of best $5 games when not on sale. But agreed. Half Life is great
JohnnyTower  +   599d ago
I just downloaded the Steam App last night for the first time. WOW. I cant believe what I've been missing. The Mods alone make it so much better than console. And with the Big Picture mode it plays just like a console. The dashboard is actually better than X1 or PS4. I just ordered a GTX 670 graphics card so I can rock the Skyrim upscaling mods. I had no idea what I had been missing.
hiredhelp  +   599d ago
Plus the savings johnny every saving you make is saving off your 670 ;)
SPAM-FRITTER-123  +   599d ago
Welcome mate and have fun.
SteamFirst  +   599d ago
The app is amazing. Just another great part of being a Steam gamer.
webeblazing  +   598d ago
you mean the os. i maybe try it later closer to the end of the beta. you if you mean the phone app, yes i can chat with people on my friends list and buy stuff on sale while out of town and even have it download to my pc. steam keeps improving as time goes by
Volkama  +   598d ago
You think it's good now? Wait til you see a Steam Sale in action. It may just blow your mind.
#5.5 (Edited 598d ago ) | Agree(1) | Disagree(0) | Report | Reply
jamz4  +   599d ago
I quite enjoyed the binding of isaac. Other good cheap games I'd go for are Torchlight 2 and FTL... if there's anyone on steam who doesn't actually have them
hiredhelp  +   599d ago
Steam offers a wide range Games And Software Saved hundreds litterally on sales.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
20°

Top 10 Vita Games to Play on the PSTV

4m ago - The PSTV has had quite the rocky start, probably do to the lack of support from video streaming s... | PS Vita
30°

Will The ESRB Give Cannabis Its Own Classification?

5m ago - The legalization of marijuana has become such a widespread and accepted thought over the years. C... | Industry
Ad

Win a Pro-Painted Ghorgon!

Now - Turbo Tape Games is pleased to announce a contest for an exclusive Ghorgon miniature hand-painted by Dave Taylor! | Promoted post
40°

Dishonored Defintive Edition Review | The Game Bolt

52m ago - When Dishonored originally came out in 2012, it was Brett's favorite game of the year. He loved i... | PS4
30°

Gears of War Ultimate Edition | PressA2Join

52m ago - Gears of War: Ultimate Edition is the latest example of Microsoft beginning to realise that they... | Xbox One
30°

Review: Mad Max - Gaming PC Forum

52m ago - FreakOrama writes: "The more I played Mad Max the more I liked it, and if I wanted to play the ga... | PC