Steam Summer Sale is here and as part of the rewards of the new Grand Prix meta-game, you can actually win games that you have on your wishlist. A fellow gamer has already won Cyberpunk 2077 and I am sure that plenty of people out there are interested in learning how the Grand Prix works. So that they can get free games from the Steam Summer Sale game as well.
In order to win Cyberpunk 2077 or any other game that you want, you need to have it on the top of your wishlist. Random people from the winning teams will get their most wished for game everyday. I for one removed all the older games that I wanted and added the new ones. My wishlist has Cyberpunk 2077 on the top, making it my most wished for game.
How To Win Free Games Via Steam Summer Sale Grand Prix
Before you can take part int he Steam Summer Sale Grand Prix, you need to pick a team. Pick carefully here as the overall performance of the team will decide whether or not you win anything. It is not an individual competition. Team Corgi was doing pretty good at the time of writing but that could change during the course of the Steam Summer Sale.
Helping Your Team Win
There are different things that you can do in order to help your team win. You can make pitstops that are limited-time event coinciding with the Steam Summer Sale. Grand Prix. Here you can redeem token to help your team win. Make sure to use your tokens before the 9th of July. As you will not be able to use them in the Steam Summer Sale Grand Prix after that. Valve is not promising that these tokens will be useful in future events and has confirmed that these cannot be traded.
How To Earn More Tokens?
You can earn more tokens by completing quests and helping your team by boosting. Tokens can be earned by buying games from the Steam store.
How To Boost Your Team?
You can boost your team by earning points from quests. Doing so will earn you rewards as well. You can earn points by playing games that you already own or are available for free. Completing mini missions in these games will get you rewards. If you do not have any of the participating games then you can play any Steam game for 30 minutes and get a reward.
How To Increase Your Max Points
There is a limit to the number of points that you can earn for your team. That limit of max points can be increased if you buy something from Steam. $1 USD will get you +100 max points and you also get 100 more max points each day. This is how you can increase your max points. If you buy a game that for $5, then you will get +500 points for your purchase and additional max points every day.
Rewards And Free Games
At the end of each day, random members of the top 3 teams will get their most wished for game. If you have Cyberpunk 2077 on the top then you have a chance of getting it each day, provided that your team wins.
The top awarded games are:
- Cyberpunk 2077
- Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
- Octopath Traveler
- Total War: Three Kingdoms
Let us know what you think about the Steam Summer Sale Grand Prix mini-game and which game you are interested in winning for free. Is it Cyberpunk 2077?