Casual games site Gamezebo has an interview with RealNetworks Senior VP for Games Michael Schutzler where he talks about the future of the casual games. Among the more interesting points:
- Research shows casual game players use the games as an "essential part of their sanity management."
- RealNetworks has developed a super-secret model that can predict how well a new casual game will do in its first week.
- Schutzler says mobile games won't succeed until they are easier to share and have a real killer app.