Casual Game Insider is a quarterly magazine that is the board game industry’s premier printed resource for all things related to casual board games. It is the first of its kind and is making a big splash in the gaming community.
The magazine contains news, reviews, recommended games, and interesting articles for both casual gamers and industry insiders. Magazine subscriptions are FREE for game retailers!
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.
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Why work with us? We have many years of experience in the industry and fully understand your needs when it comes to marketing casual games.
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.
In addition to our printed magazine, we are making available great casual gaming content right here on our blog. We are recruiting many casual game enthusiasts in our industry to share news, thoughts, and opinions that will be of benefit to casual gamers and the board game industry at large.
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"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.
Everyone loves ice cream cones, but are 1 or 2 scoops really enough ice cream to satisfy a craving? How about 10 scoops? ConeZILLA by FoxMind is a simple memory game for 2 to 4 players, ages 6 and up, in which players try to be the first to create a gargantuan 10-scoop cone.
There is a huge treasure buried somewhere in the desert sand and you are an archeologist trying to hone in on its exact location. You'll find smaller treasures along the way that will aid you in your journey, and magical eye stones will give you a glimpse into the hidden treasure's location. The More »
Our Big Box O' Games Giveaway is back with the best in sports games! Sit back and enjoy watching your favorite sports during the holidays, then keep the competition going with your friends and family around the table with these fun games. Or, put them under the Christmas tree for the sports fans More »
A 1-year subscription to Casual Game Insider magazine is the perfect gift for the casual gamers in your life! Casual games are perfect for anyone who is new to gaming or simply appreciates lighter games, and we keep our readers up-to-date on the latest and greatest in casual gaming. More »
The holidays are upon us, which is great news for casual gamers! The many opportunities to gather with friends and family are perfect for playing and sharing great casual board and card games. We hope you will join us to make gaming a part of your gatherings this year!
The Parents' Choice Foundation recently announced the recipients of the Fall 2013 toy awards. The games in the list mostly consist of kids' or educational games, with a surprising number of games promoting yoga for kids. However, if you look closely enough, you'll find several good choices for More »
A lot of games are hitting Kickstarter these days, and casual games are no exception. Over the last year, we have seen amazing growth in the number of high quality casual games hitting the crowdfunding scene. After many hours of research on the games being funded this month, we are happy to More »
There are many different word games on the market today, and with good reason: we all are ingrained with vocabulary from the earliest days of our childhood. Turning what is already in our heads into a game has brought immense success to the publishers of Scrabble, Boggle, More »
How much wood would a lumberjack chop if a lumberjack could chop wood? Oh, wait...a lumberjack can chop wood, and, in fact, he can chop a lot of it—but can he chop just the bark? Click Clack Lumberjack, a new dexterity game by Mayday Games, challenges players to remove the bark More »