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Must Play Bundle 3 - Our top picks
By Sam Jones - 26th Apr 2018Games
Action indies galore in Fanatical's latest bundle
It's time for our latest Fanatical bundle, and we've got 10 great Steam games available at a ridiculously low price.
Ranging from space-age action battles and sci-fi strategy to an athletics simulation for cats - the Must Play Bundle 3 is perfect for those looking for single-player majority gaming, with a couple of entertaining co-op games thrown in for good measure. One minute you're creating a vibrant world and controlling your minions from a god-like perspective, the next you're venturing through over 200 hand-designed levels of block-breaking goodness. Whichever game you start with, you'll find it hard to stop.
We've picked our top five Steam PC games featured in the bundle to give you an idea on what you're missing out on!
Star Story: The Horizon Escape
Star Story: The Horizon Escape is a turn-based adventure game featuring text-RPG elements. Tune into the story of the aspiring space-archaeologist Van Klik on his mission to the mysterious planet of Horizon.
Experience a mix of dialogues, choices, turn-based battles, puzzles, weapon and resource crafting, technology research and more. Non-linear plot development, 24 alternative endings, your choices define the story.
Adventure indie Alwa’s Awakening is a game that tries to stay as close as possible to the authentic 8-bit look with sweet pixel art, a soundtrack filled with catchy chiptunes and so much charm it’ll bring you right back to the NES era. With easy to understand controls the game is easy to learn but tough to master, just like how games were in the old days.
Equipped only with a magic staff, heroine Zoe awakes in a distant land, where she must set out to help others. Traverse dangerous dungeons, meet interesting and fun characters and explore a retro side-scrolling world.
The Mims Beginning
Experience the mysterious and mystical by taking on a journey with 'Mims' in the strategic god-like The Mims Beginning. Create structures, plant vegetation, breed animals, take care of your minions, use divine PSI powers, triumph in face of natural disasters, fight monsters, predict the future, reveal secrets and so much more.
Assume the lead over Mims as they journey across the galaxy in their epic quest. The player's goal, among others, is to perform various tasks necessary to repair the spaceship.
You begin by properly expanding your new colonies and every mission takes place on a different planet, where isolated groups of castaways face their own fate.
PixelJunk Nom Nom Galaxy
With its sandbox-style mix of platforming, base building, tower defense, and good old fashioned monster-stomping, PixelJunk Nom Nom Galaxy lets you create huge factory-bases where you'll experiment with tons of ingredients, make hundreds of types of soups to feed the galaxy, and rise in the ranks of the Soup Co.
Each planet will have its own challenges, from poisons gas to killer tomatoes. Only the most adept of Soup Meisters will succeed. Build your base of operations with the help of your fellow Astroworkers and handy Soup Co. robots, make the galaxies most mouth-watering soups, then defend yourself from local wildlife and our rivals.
Cally's Caves 4
Returning for her fourth, and biggest, adventure yet, Cally and her team must embark on a journey across the globe in the single-player action Cally's Caves 4. This a run-and-gun game features tons of power-ups, weapons, and levels.
When your friend needs your help, there’s only one thing to do:... level up everything!
Make new friends, discover a new arch-nemesis, and fight your way through hordes of enemies on the way to becoming the greatest hero in the world.