Today’s the day we bring you casual game news from around the Web. Many of this week’s articles revolved around the results of a recent survey by PopCap saying that casual games bring families together. Awww.


  • Casual Connect Europe: East 2007 Details Announced

  • DFC: What Role For Ads In The Video Game Industry?

  • Parents Who Play Casual Games Are Likely to Play Games with Their Kids

  • Families bond over video games

  • Survey: ‘Casual’ Video Game Play Encouraged by Parents, Grandparents

  • iWin and Jenkat Media Announce Strategic Agreement

  • Finam investment into Alawar Entertainment

  • Tycoons face big hit as games firm proves a bridge too far


  • Cerebral Gamer: Crateria – “Casual” is Not a Dirty Word

  • Not all gamers are hard-core

  • Casual Games and the Future of the Industry