Casual Connect

Casual Connect Europe taking place in Hamburg February 12-14

Casual Connect Europe will take place next month in Hamburg, and approximately 1,700 attendees are expected to attend the three-day event. The conference is an opportunity for industry professionals to discuss challenges and trends in the casual sector, and have a few beers together. Confirmed sessions include topics such as browser, MMO, social, mobile, and […]

9 years ago

Casual Connect headlines

  • Windows 8 "catastrophe for everyone in PC space": Newell

    Gabe Newell has said the reason the Valve plans to provide a full Steam client for Linux users is because the lack of games available is holding Linux back.

    9 years ago
  • Market size could grow by 50%, says Nintendo

    Nintendo of America’s senior director of product development, Tom Prata, revealed that according to Nintendo research, that the gaming market could grow as much as 50 percent.Speaking at the Casual Connect conference in Seattle, Prata stated that during the past two-and-a-half years, 30 million new gamers came into the fold in North America alone. This […]

    12 years ago
  • Games consoles will be dead in 10 years, says St John

    WildTangent boss Alex St John has told the Casual Connect game conference in Seattle that the current generation of consoles will be the last, making the prediction that video game consoles will be “extinct” by 2020.“We are looking at the last generation of consoles right now,” he said, talking at the event this week. “I […]

    13 years ago