November 11 is Singles’ Day as a result of 11/11 is made completely of ones, a convention that began in China as a jokey excuse for blind dates and events the place singletons may just meet. It is turn out to be an afternoon that is extra about buying groceries due to e-commerce web site Alibaba the use of it as an excuse to throw a sale, and now it is the global’s largest on-line buying groceries tournament, with nearly $US 31 billion made final yr.
Steam are having their very own Singles’ Day sale at the moment, with a mixture of singleplayer and multiplayer video games being discounted. It is a lovely eclectic variety. For example, you’ll get Divinity: Authentic Sin 2 for 45% off, a package deal of Telltale’s Batman video games for 67% off, or Dragon Ball Xenoverse for 80% off.
The Singles’ Day sale runs until 8am Pacific on November 12.