Steam is undoubtedly the most popular and commonly used gaming platform on PC. It was launched by Valve in 2003 as a standalone digital distribution software. It started off as a way to deliver the latest updates to Valve games of that time such as Counter-Strike, Half-Life, etc. But, now is the largest PC gaming platform has over thousands of games and popular, exclusive eSports titles such as Counter Strike: Global Offensive, DOTA 2 and Team Fortress 2.
Steam has sales throughout the year, and are hugely sought after. It consists of, Lunar New Year Sale, Spring Sale, Summer Sale, Halloween Sale, Black Friday/Autumn Sale, Winter Sale 2020
Out of these sales, the Summer and the Winter Sale are the major ones. Several AAA and Indie titles are offered at massive discounts during these sales. The Summer Sale normally starts around the end of June and lasts for 2 weeks. Now, due to the tragic incident regarding George Floyd’s death, several gaming events have been postponed or delayed. We feared a similar thing might happen with Steam Summer Sale. However, the tweet from Pavel Djundik , SteamDB developerhttps://twitter.com/thexpaw, says that there is a high probability of the sale starting on June 25. https://twitter.com/thexpaw/status/1258733359066480640?
Later, in another tweet he says that it is confirmed. The Steam Summer Sale 2020 will start on June 25, 2020, and last till July 9, 2020. https://twitter.com/thexpaw/status/1258825537172189184?
SteamDB is a database that allows us to obtain lots of information about Steam games. It shows current players, current store prices, different region prices, new releases, etc. SteamDB is a trusted source and as the tweet is from the developer himself, we have no doubts regarding its legitimacy. Here is the link to SteamDB : https://steamdb.info/