Weekend PC game deals: The Walking Dead to collect, Far Cry to try, and more

Humble unveiled the August Pick Pack refresh earlier this week, and eight games are up for grabs if you choose to subscribe.

The titles available this time are The Ascent, Hot Wheels Unleashed, A Plague Tale: Innocence, In Sound Mind, Mind Scanners, Gas Station Simulator, Emily is Away, and Omno. All arrive as Steam keys.

You get all eight games if you pay the $11.99 subscription price, 5% of which goes to charity. You also get additional benefits, such as access to the DRM-free pool of games from the Humble Games Collection, and an ever-increasing discount on the Humble Store.

Humble Walking Dead Bundle Promotion

As for the standard one-time bundles, Humble also offered The Walking Dead 10th Anniversary Collection with seven games and one DLC.

It starts very strong with the Telltale titles The Walking Dead Season 1, his 400 days DLCs, and The Walking Dead Season 2 for only $1. If you go for the mid price tier, which is currently around $8, you get The Walking Dead A New Frontier, Michonneand The last season to complete the series.

On the way to the final level, the complete collection remastered The Walking Dead: The Telltale Definitive Series as well as the VR title The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners are available, all for $11.

Fanatical also brought their new Platinum create your own bundle this week, offering titles like Shadow Tactics Aiko’s Choice, Children of Morta, The Evil Within, Frost Punk, Moon Lighter and more. You can choose three games for $9.99, five for $14.99, or seven for $19.99.

Trackless art with the Epic Games logo

The Epic Games Store’s ongoing giveaway train stopped this week to give away Tracklessreplacing last week Lawn mowing simulator.

This arcade party game is a four-player co-op experience where the group builds train tracks as the train keeps moving. In the procedurally generated levels, there are resources to harvest, bridges to build, mountains to dig and trails to blaze all at once.

Trackless will remain free to claim until Thursday, August 11, the date on which Cook, serve, delicious! 3 will become a freebie on the Epic Games Store.

Free events

Far Cry 6 key art

Far Cry 6 is the headliner of this weekend’s free events, with Ubisoft giving away the game to try out throughout the weekend until August 7. The action game’s campaign is available during this time to play from start to finish, and it’s also playable in co-op.

On PC, the Far Cry 6 free event works on Ubisoft Connect and Epic Games Store launchers.

big business

Highlights of the deals available to you this weekend include specials from the recent Survival Games Festival, Fighting Games from Evo, and more. Find our exceptional hand-picked offers below:

DRM-free goodness

If it’s DRM-free games you’re after, here are some highlights of all the games on sale on the GOG Store this weekend:

Keep in mind that the availability and prices of certain offers may vary depending on the region you are in.


And that’s it for our pick of this weekend’s PC game deals for everyone, and hopefully some of you have enough self-restraint not to break the bank by adding new games to your ever-increasing arrears. Of course, there are a huge number of other offers ready and waiting if you scour the interwebs enough, so keep your eyes peeled for those and have a great weekend.

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