Emporium Wicker Park
Local chapter of the International Game Developers Association focused on improving the games industry.
A charitable organization that unites gaming and nerd communities to do good around Chicagoland.
An initiative to connect Chicago-area game developers with one another in order to give each other feedback on games-in-progress.
A Chicago-based game development co-working space.
A monthly social gathering for game developers of all disciplines and proficiencies.
Meetup catering to aspiring game developers that further the boundaries of play.
GCCDL works with youth to create games that are authentic, meaningful, and powerful tools for learning and social change.
A round-table discussion and rotating guest interview on the business of indie gaming in Chicagoland.
A monthly forum for Midwest-based developers learning, playtesting, and talking about indie games.
Chicago Women in Game Development fosters gender diversity through events, workshops and advocacy programs.
Non-profit organization providing entertainment technology arts education, which co-hosts a bi-monthly meetup with the Indie Video Game Developers Association.
Non-profit promoting Chicago-built games and developers to increase local revenue and job growth.
Our city's premiere video game law related event featuring academic panels and debates.
Tech talks, game jams, networking and fun revolving around Unity 3D game development.
Chicago's first Indie Games festival celebrates games that create social play, feature alternative controls, or promote community diversity.
This non-profit seeks to increase cultural appreciation and education of video games through exhibition, study, and sale of art.
A user group for devs working with the Unity 3D game engine.