The Steam Winter Sale has begun, kicking off the latest bunch of spends for PC gamers across the world. Having started late on Thursday night in India, the sale will continue till 11:30pm IST (10am PST) on January 3, 2019. There are several popular titles on sale, such as Yakuza 0, Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Assassin's Creed Origins, Hitman 2, XCOM 2 and the War of the Chosen expansion, Dragon's Dogma, Dark Arisen, Pathfinder: Kingmaker, Battlerite Royale, Lego DC Super Villains, Endless Space 2, Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition, PUBG, Monster Hunter World, and Jurassic World Evolution, to name a few. Valve has also announced the Extremely Cozy Cottage of Surprises, with free items every day.
During the Steam Winter Sale, the Extremely Cozy Cottage of Surprises offers users up to three free items a day for each of the 14 days of the sale, and include Steam Profile Backgrounds and Emoticons from participating games, as well as consumables knick-knacks. Valve says these last will expire on February 2, 11:30pm IST (10am PST). To get three free items users will need to log onto the dedicated page, and click on the doors.