Casual Game Revolution aims to make board gaming more accessible to people of all ages. We are trying to break away from previous traditions by simplifying the gaming experience and reducing the barriers typically associated with gaming.
We are passionate about casual games and are working tirelessly to bring positive change to the board game industry.
Connect with our community of casual gamers and industry professionals in our community forums. We offer the only forum dedicated primarily to casual board and card games.
Do you need a recommendation for a great casual game? Do you need tips for designing a casual game? Are you looking to publish or crowdfund a casual game? You have come to the right place. Refer to our forums to get the help you need.
"A casual board (or card) game is played in under an hour, set up and taught in under 10 minutes, and requires some light strategic thought. Casual games are not specifically marketed to children, but can be enjoyed by anyone from older children to adults."
This definition was formed by a panel of industry professionals including publishers, distributors, retailers, designers, members of the media, and others.
How Unpub has improved Planet Chasers, a game of solar system exploration in which all players share the same dice roll to move their rockets, but must decide when to spend fuel to use the full roll. More »
Casino games — when you hear this term, your first thought is surely a gambling den with flashing lights and people gambling away their life savings. You are wrong — casino games are fun to play, and some of them are really fun to play at More »
FireBreak is a cooperative forest fire fighting game. It was made better over a series of Unpub events because of designers and players who were willing to play it and offer constructive feedback. More »
Niya, by Blue Orange Games, is a small strategy game that adds a twist and depth to the common game mechanic of lining up patterns. Within a few moments we had the game set up and knew the rules, and gameplay was fast yet thoughtful. More »
It’s the month of sci-fi Kickstarter games with three campaigns running for space-themed board and card games. There’s also a handful of fun, fast-playing card games, including one party game designed for as few as two players. More »