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June: Bundle appreciation month

The phrase “Bundle games” seems to often have a negative connotation, but luckily not all bundle games are games not worth playing - some real gems have also been available as part of a bundle and therefore accessible to a wider audience. Let’s appreciate bundle games this month!

You can use the Steamgifts list of bundle games as a list of games that qualify. Bonus points if you also check the bundle status somewhere else (like isthereanydeal.com), since SG also lists games with high discounts as bundle games. :)
(Btw, does anyone know where we could find a reliable list of bundled games?)

To participate, reply to this post and tell us which games that fit the monthly theme you’re going to play. It’s best if you include games you got as part of a bundle, but they also qualify if you got them before/after they were bundled.
Please use the following (or similar) format to make it easier for me to keep the list of participants up to date, but feel free to add any extra thoughts about the game(s) to your post!

name of game 1 | achievements obtained | playtime this month | unfinished/finished
name of game 2 | achievements obtained | playtime this month | unfinished/finished
name of game 3 | achievements obtained | playtime this month | unfinished/finished
total: | achievements obtained | playtime this month | Number of games finished

Have fun!

[And huge thanks to Evilblacksheep for making the banner!]


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FAQ

Do I have to participate in this month’s theme?
No, as with every theme, these are merely suggestions for anyone who is unsure about what to play next. If you already have a battle plan for your backlog and/or don’t like this month’s theme, you’re free to ignore it.

What happens if I don’t participate in the monthly theme?
Nothing.

What happens if I play all of my unfinished games this month?
Your backlog will be a much smaller place.

I don’t have any unfinished games-I’ve beaten everything I’ve started.
Really? well that makes one of us… I salute you.

I already finished my entry can I play another?
Go ahead - the goal is to reduce your unfinished games list. The more you can play the better.

I’ve nearly beaten a game can I still use it as my entry?
Of course!

I’ve already beaten a game can I go back and play it again to use it in my entry?
Ideally the game you pick should be something unfinished.


Participants

Name Number of games beaten Number of achievements obtained Hours of playtime
name N N N h
EvilBlackSheep

Another great theme idea, looking forward to tackle some bundled games along with my main gaming target this month!

Dandey

I know that barter has list of bundles but I’m not sure if you can search for specific games there . Probably best way is to check sg list and compare with itad. Probably will be more active than with the previous theme.

kubikill

It is possible to search for specific games - there’s a search field on the top of the page. Just type the game name and scroll down to the “Included In Bundles” area.

Errise

Wow! That’s almost my entire library!

As for a bundled game list, maybe https://barter.vg/browse/? (set filter by collection to ‘no filter’ if logged in, clear review % by setting it to ‘[review %]’, set bundle count to ‘bundled’) This pulls 9746(!) games. I did a quick check and this doesn’t appear to include false positives like giveaways or DIG or Russian sites.

Complete:

Game Achievements Playtime this month Status Bundle
Sudoku 33/33 10 m Completed IndieGala Galactic Strike
The Battle for the Hut 500/500 44 m Completed IndieGala Galactic Strike
The Adventurous Four 29/29 1 h 3m Completed IndieGala Galactic Strike
Poly Towns 10/10 4h 6m Completed IndieGala Galactic Strike
ABZÛ 12/12 3h 29m Completed Humble Monthly Feb ‘17
Adam Wolfe 27/27 5h 50m Completed  
My zero trip 29/29 19m Completed Go Go Mega 17
Trigonometry 11/11 35m Completed  
Between Me and The Night 18/18 3h 25m Completed  
Yozora Rhapsody 4/4 2h 9m Completed IndieGala Anime Rhapsody
What is love? 1582/1582 1h 6m Completed IndieGala Anime Rhapsody
A Hand in the Darkness 10/10 32m Completed IndieGala Anime Rhapsody
One Night Stand 27/27 2h 6m Completed IndieGala Anime Rhapsody
PLATI NALOG: Favorite Russian Game 99/99 1m Completed IndieGala Friday Special 65
Adventures of Hendri 3/3 19m Completed IndieGala Friday Special 65
Live 9/9 20m Completed IndieGala Monday Motivation 45
Food Hunter 3144/3144 2h 20m Completed IndieGala Monday Motivation 45
Lost in Space 5000/5000 40m Completed IndieGala Monday Motivation 45
QLORB 2 5000/5000 1m Completed Go Go Mega 16
The Ultimate Heist 10/10 4m Completed  
Luvocious 2/2 3m Completed  
Restoration 2/2 1m Completed  
Solenars Edge Rebirth 5/5 1m Completed  
Starting the Game 18/18 12m Completed IndieGala Friday Special 68
30 seconds to jail 13/13 26m Completed IndieGala Friday Special 68
K-Rolik 38/38 1h 14m Completed  
Daily Run 5000/5000 7m Completed  
The Castle Disaster 999/999 19m Completed  
The Last Tower 40/40 7m Completed  
Falling words 117/117 17m Completed  
Spinning Around 11/11 1h 3m Completed  
Bounce 100/100 1h 15m Completed  
Christmas Tale - Visual Novel 7/7 50m Completed Go Go 51
Girls and Quiz 14/14 33m Completed Go Go 51
!Anyway! 4998/4998 1h 28m Completed Go Go 51
Among the Dead 7/7 1h 8m Completed Go Go 51
Bird Watcher 5/5 21m Completed  
SPACE ASTEROID SHOOTER 316/316 3h 17m Completed  
Simple Story - Alex 8/8 30m Completed Otaku 23
My Personal Angel 9/9 3h 55m Completed Go Go 51
A Salem Witch Trial 10/10 1h Completed Otaku 23
total: achievements obtained playtime this month Number of games finished  

Unfinished:

Reroll: Back to the throne 10/15 1h 10m In Progress IndieGala Galactic Strike
Turbo Pug DX 10/27 1h 14m In Progress  
Goo Saga - HD Edition 1/33 37m In Progress  
Borderlands 76/80 10h? (as of 6/18) Beaten  
Mahjong World Contest 25/26 6h Beaten  
Forestation 16/17 52m Beaten IndieGala Friday Special 68
Jump! Jump! Jump! 13/14 51m Beaten  
Lucky Thirteen

I don’t think I own a single unbundled game, hah :D
Not going to participate because I’m too busy playing Pillars of Eternity; good luck to everyone who will participate! :)

Lucky Thirteen

Well, Spiral Knights is a free to play game ;)
But huh, would have thought Ass Creed was definitelly bundled at some point, that’s a surprise O.o

Fnord

Some Assassins Creed games have been bundled, but they’ve only offered Uplay keys.

🐁 MouseWithBeer 🐁

Heh, I have already beaten one without even knowing.

Game Achievements playtime this month Status Bundle
Island Tribe / 4 hours Completed IndieGala - Best of Qumaron Bundle
Island Tribe 4 / 10 hours Completed IndieGala - Best of Qumaron Bundle
Gray Matter / 11 hours Completed Probably (SG win) Fanatical Starter Bundle
Lara Croft GO 17/17 (17 this month) 6 hours Completed Probably (SG win) Humble Bundle April 2018 Monthly Bundle
Total: 17 31 4  
kubikill

That’s a pretty nice theme, but pretty much everything in my library is a bundle game! I’ve picked 3 games for this month’s theme:

Game Achievements Playtime this month Bundle Status
Punch Club 30/47 (0 this month) 0h Humble tinyBuild Bundle unfinished
Clustertruck 15/19 (0 this month) 0h Humble tinyBuild Bundle beaten
Crayon Physics Deluxe no achievements 0h Humble Bob Ross Bundle never played

Total: 0 achievements gained, 0h playtime, 0 games completed

JaffaCaffa
Game Achievements Playtime Bundle Status
Aviary Attorney - 2.6 hrs Humble Monthly – March 2018 Currently Playing
Solstice 1/18 0.5 hrs Humble GameMaker Rebundle Currently Playing
Gone Home 10/10 2.8 hrs Humble Indie Bundle 15 Completed
Total: 11 5.9 hrs   1 finished
Formidolosus

Well this should be easy… I think most of my games are bundled, even if I didn’t get them when they were bundled. I’ll go through my games list and decide which ones I’ll try and play this month.

ninglor03

AAAaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah! BUNDLES! \o/

On it! Gotta check out what is all bundle and man! I will kill it! pounces on bundle games

Farmington Tales Only ingame cheevos 6h finished
Spirit of the Ancient Forest nothing here 5h finished
Taken Souls: Blood Ritual Collector’s Edition ingame only 5h finished
total: achievements obtained 16h playtime this month 3 games finished
Blue Ϟ Lightning

Hmmm…what about bundle games ive been gifted/won :3

*doesnt participate in the spirit of bundled games just the letter

Zeruel
Game Achievements Playtime this month Status
The Technomancer 6/40 (0 this month) 0h Unfinished
The Signal From Tölva 15/42 4h Unfinished
Volume 3/24 1h Unfinished
Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne No achievements 29 mins Unfinished
TOTAL 18 5.5h 0 games finished
Killerqueen ♛
Game Achievements/Screenshots Playtime (June) Status
Lost Legends: The Weeping Woman CE Screenshots 4h Finished
Small Town Terrors Pilgrim’s Hook CE Screenshots 4.9h Finished
Small Town Terrors: Galdor’s Bluff CE Screenshots 4.4h Finished
Small Town Terrors: Livingston Screenshots 5.9h Finished
Glowfish 05/25 1.2h Unfinished
TOTAL: 05 Achievements 16.4h 4 games beaten
Alizarine

Barely had any time last month, but still got a couple done! Thanks for the easiest monthly themes so far, it’s rare that I’m able to participate ;-;

name of game 1 achievements obtained playtime this month unfinished/finished
name of game 2 achievements obtained playtime this month unfinished/finished
name of game 3 achievements obtained playtime this month unfinished/finished
total: achievements obtained playtime this month Number of games finished

*will update soon

86maylin

Second monthly! Probably not gonna get much done this month tho, since school has been really busy, but I’ll try. :3

Game Achievements Playtime Status
Dyscourse 31/31(27 this month) 9 hours 100% completed
Abyss: The Wraiths of Eden 20/20 5 hours 100% completed
Total: 47 14 2
Daerphen
Game Achievements Playtime this month Bundle Status
Three Fourths Home: Extended Edition 8/8 3h Won finished
total: 8 3h   1
stef
Game achievements playtime this month unfinished/finished
Echoes of the Fey: The Fox’s Trail 19/28 achievement 17 hr finished
Portal Knights 10/29 10 hr unfinished
Witch It 1/70 0 hr unfinished
total: 30 27 hr 1
adam1224

Yay for bundle games, can’t promise anything though, I’m being tortued by exams and torturing myself with Dark Souls :D

Fnord
SHOCK TROOPERS 7/15 0,6h finished
Grim Legends: The Forsaken Bride 18/24 4,2h finished
The Warlock of Firetop Mountain 12/54 2,1h finished
total: 37 6,9 3
kayhmkay
Mighty Gemstones 100 % (5) 1 h finished
Supermagical 2/28 1.5 h unfinished
total this month: 7 2.5 h 1

Playtime includes any idling. Achievements number with the precentage is the total obtained this month, not the total of the game.

LinustheBold

The bundle games, they are most of my games!

Game Achievements Play This Month Finished? Bundle
Endless Fables: The Minotaur’s Curse 33/33 4.2 hours Completed DIG 115 Artifex Mundi
total: 1 33 4.2 hours 1  
tsupertsundere
Game Achievements Playtime Status Bundle Times Bundled
Transparent Black 11 of 11 3.3 hr Completed! Indiegala Hump Day Bundle #45 1
Tales of Cosmos 11 of 14 1.8 hr Beaten! Indiegala Hump Day Bundle #41 1
Find This! 17 of 17 0.3 hr Completed! Indiegala Doodle Heroes Bundle 1
On Earth as it is in Heaven 0 of 0 3 hr Beaten! Indiegala Anime Heaven Bundle 1
KARAKARA 7 of 7 2 hr Completed! Humble Hunie Sekai Bundle 2
Escape the Past 10 of 10 1 hr Completed! Adventure Cubic Bundle 4 4
BAD END 14 of 14 3.6 hr Completed! Indiegala Crystal Anime Bundle 2
Carpie Diem: Reboot 7 of 7 5 hr Completed! Indiegala Anime Heaven Bundle 1
Always the Same Blue Sky… 12 of 12 1 hr Completed! Indiegala Tokyo Anime Mega Bundle 2
Discouraged Workers TEEN 14 of 14 4 hr Completed! Indiegala Hump Day Bundle #39 1
Total: 103 25 hr 10    
RikkiUW
To The Moon 1/1 4 hours Complete (via SG)
Woodle Tree Adventures 5/8 104 minutes Beaten (via SG)
Dead In Bermuda 25/36 8 hours Beaten (via SG)
CAT Interstellar 18/18 73 minutes Complete Nemesis Bundle 7
House of 1000 Doors: The Palm of Zoroaster Collector’s Edition N/A 3.6 hrs Beaten Dollar Viva Bundle (via SG)
Forward To The Sky 12/12 2.7 hrs Complete Killer Bundle XI
ABZU 12/12 4.2 hrs Complete (via SG)
escollo
Flight of the Paladin 8/8 1.4h completed
Impulse! 6/6 2.0h completed
Mr. Shifty 12/14 4.0h beaten
No Time To Explain Remastered 7/9 5.8h beaten
total: 26 13.2h 4