Nov 23, 2022 6 min read

The Best Games Under $10 in the Steam Autumn Sale

These are the best games we recommend for Steam Deck under $10 in the Steam Autumn Sale.

The Best Games Under $10 in the Steam Autumn Sale

Valve's 2022 Steam autumn sale is now on, with literally thousands of games discounted over the next week — and although you can grab plenty of huge AAA titles at a neat discount, such as God of War, for just over $35, today we're going to look at some tremendous sub-ten dollar picks you can snag. Let's get to it!

Steam Sale Bargains:

Vampire Survivors

Vampire Survivors

This casual time survival rogue-lite exploded onto Steam late last month and has quickly gone on to garner over 130,000 positive reviews — which suggests it's probably rather good. You're tasked with surviving until dawn, battling thousands of supernatural night creatures along the way. It's a bullet-hell experience that's proving to be rather addictive.

It's currently on sale with a 15% discount, making it just $4.24.

Vampire Survivors on Steam (Verified)

A Short Hike on Steam

A Short Hike

There is currently 33% off this charming, award-winning 2019 indie adventure. The game sees you explore an island and traverse Hawk Peak Provincial Park mountainside as you climb your way up to the summit.

It's a lovely experience, which you can pick up for just over five dollars ($5.35).

A Short Hike on Steam (Verified)

Control: Ultimate Edition

This visually stunning third-person supernatural/paranormal action-adventure from 2019 was crowned IGN's Game of the Year. It's currently reduced 75%, meaning you can snag it for $9.99.

Control on Steam (Verified)

Hollow Knight on Steam

Hollow Knight

If you haven't played Hollow Knight yet, you've likely heard about it and its fans clamouring for the upcoming Silksong sequel.

Well, if you want to see what all the fuss is about and get up to speed before the next game arrives, now is a good time, as the award-winning hand-drawn 2D Metroidvania is currently half price, with an excellent 50% off — meaning you can get it for just $7.49.

Hollow Knight on Steam (Verified)

Terraria on Steam


This 2011 open-world 2D sandbox survival game will have you crafting, digging, exploring, and building your own adventure. It currently has an immense 830,000 positive reviews on Steam, and is Deck Verified.

It's 50% off, priced at $4.99.

‣  Terraria on Steam (Verified)

Slay the Spire on Steam

Slay the Spire

This one, from 2019, combines the best elements of card games and roguelikes to create a highly compelling single-player deck builder. It has over 100,000 positive reviews on Steam, and is Deck Verified.

It's down 66% from $24.99, and is now just $8.49.

‣  Slay the Spire on Steam (Verified)

Resident Evil 2

Capcom's 2019 smash reimagining of the survival horror classic is available with a massive 75% off right now.

Down from $39.99, it's currently just $9.99.

‣  Resident Evil 2 on Steam (Verified)


This tight 2D precision platformer from 2018 is a wonderful journey to the top of the mountain and something of a journey of self-discovery. It's an excellent challenge, with a superb soundtrack too.

It's currently 75% off, at just $4.99.

‣  Celeste on Steam (Verified)

Yakuza 0

Fight through 1980s Tokyo and Osaka with protagonist Kazuma Kiryu and series regular Goro Majima in this prequel. Currently 75% off, at just $4.99.

Yakuza 0 on Steam (Verified)

Hotline Miami

This 2012 top-down high-octane pixel art action game is set in late 80s Miami and is full on brutal, and pretty much non-stop challenging.

It has a huge 80% discount, making it just a $1.99 — bargain.

‣  Hotline Miami on Steam (Verified)

Broforce on Steam


This all-American action game, first released in 2015, is a retro-style run 'n gun tribute to 80s action movies. It's non-stop explosive, OTT action for up to four players — and a sequel is on the way.

This first game is 80% off this week, at just $2.99.

Broforce on Steam (Playable on Deck)

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

CD Projekt Red's 2015 hit, sees you play as monster hunter Geralt of Rivia, exploring a huge fantasy-themed open world. This award-winning story driven RPG is currently on sale with 80% off, meaning you can grab it for just $7.99. It's worth noting that the Game of the Year Edition is available discounted too, and is currently $9.99.

As a bonus, if you buy this Deck verified game, you will receive a free next-gen update on December 14th, which is nice.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (Verified)

In addition to the above, there's countless other bargains to be had, including:

  • TOEM 66% off | $6.79 (Verified)
    This cozy, wholesome puzzle game, is a quirky photography adventure.
  • Euro Truck Simulator 2 75% off | $4.99 (Verified)
    An engaging and engrossing trucking sim.
  • Portal and Portal 2 Both 90% off | $0.99 each (Verified)
    Two award-winning puzzle games at an insane price. You can get both in a bundle to save a little more too.
  • Left 4 Dead 2 90% off | $0.99 (Verified)
    Valve's follow-up co-up zombie FPS from 2009. By the way, if you want more Valve bargains this bundle is insane value.
  • Overcooked 80% off | $3.39 (Verified)
    I adore this chaotic couch co-op cooking game — things get hectic fast. The sequel is also on sale under ten bucks.
  • Disco Elysium 75% off | $9.99 (Verified)
    2019 award-winning detective role-playing.
  • Katana ZERO 40% off | $8.99 (Verified)
    Stylish neo-noir fast-paced action platformer.
  • Dishonored 75% off | $2.49 (Verified)
    Supernatural assasin first-person stealth action from 2012.
  • South Park: The Stick of Truth 75% off | $7.49 (Verified)
    Comedy RPG 'epic quest' adventure.
  • The Wolf Among Us 50% off | $7.49 (Playable)
    Gritty single-player adventure thriller based on the comic books.
  • Super Hexagon 66% off | $1.01 (Verified)
    Terry Cavanagh's super fast-paced minimal action game for just over a buck. Excellent music by Chipzel here.
  • Command & Conquer Remastered Collection 75% off | $4.99 (Playable)
    Two classic real-time strategy games in one spruced up bundle — you get both Command & Conquer and Red Alert here, along with expansion packs. A superb bit of RTS action.
  • Sid Meier’s Civilization VI 90% off | $5.99 (Playable)
    The 2016 entry in this award winning turn-based strategy franchise is well worth getting at this insane price.

We are adding more great games to this post as we find them!

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Chris Brandrick
Chris Brandrick
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