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Indie City @ Bit Bash 2015 (Social)

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  Did you know the Bit Bash Interactive Arts Festival is organized mostly by Indie City members? Well now you know why it’s so awesome! So join us for our August meeting at the festival where we’re bringing over 50 alternative games (some of which were fostered right here within the Indie City community). Check […]

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Indie City Games June Meeting (Social)

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As part of our new ICG format we are having shorter meeting as well as more socially focused meeting every other month. This month the bar meetup event is at Emporium! Emporium is a 21 and older arcade bar, so all our younger indie developers will have to wait until the July meeting at DePaul […]

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Indie City Games May Meeting!

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It’s that time again! This month we have David D’Angelo, programmer on the fantastic Shovel Knight, giving a post-mortem discussing Design/Tech limitations used to get that classic NES feel, development for 3DS, differentiation between Shovel Knight multiplatform versions, and much more! Following that we have the usual: – open mic! – open play and mingling! […]

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Indie City Games April Meeting! (Geek Bar)

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WARNING! NEW LOCATION! As part of our new ICG format we are having shorter meeting as well as more socially focused meeting every other month. Our first social meeting is being graciously hosted at Geek Bar! This event will be All Ages but be aware it IS a bar. Read up more on Geek Bar […]

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Nidhogg Now on the Indie City Arcade Machine

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  Nidhogg, messhof’s award-winning dueling game has just been added to the Indie City Arcade machine. Feel free to stop by The Emporium Arcade Bar in Wicker Park and hop on the machine challenging anyone nearby. This is in collaboration with TinyMissile, a group of newly sprung indie game lovers in Chicago who are organizing a […]

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Indie City Games June Meeting!

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Hello, my lovelies! Despite the fact that we kinda sorta met this past month, it’s technically time once again for our bimonthly *cough* ICG meeting! We’re keeping the schedule fairly lean this time to maximize socializing and offer a slightly more leisurely overall experience, but we still have some really exciting stuff planned! The list: […]

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Indie City Games April Meeting Part 2

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The second part of our “April” meeting will be happening on May 10th! We have two talks, a post-mortem, an open mic and open play mingling lined up for you: –Jamie Sanchez, web designer extraordinaire, will be giving a talk on building a brand and the visual design considerations that go into it! –Hot on […]

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Indie City Games Meeting April 2014

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Hello, fellow indies! It’s time for another of our bimonthly meeting spectaculars! This time around, we’re going to do it in two parts: a smaller meeting on April 19th at Indie City Co-Op (3717 N. Ravenswood Avenue, Suite 210) and a larger meeting on May 10th at our normal spot (243 S. Wabash, 9th floor). […]

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Indie City Games Meeting February 2014

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Are you ready for another Indie City Games meeting–the very first of 2014? Well boy howdy are you ever in the right place! It just so happens that we’re going to having that very thing on February 22 starting at 1 PM. On the agenda: –a sound design and music panel featuring local luminaries Ben […]

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Meeting November 2013

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Ladies and gentlemen! It’s time for another Indie City Games Meeting. Are you pumped?! If not, maybe hearing our planned list of activities will change that around! –Dave Lang of Iron Galaxy will be giving a talk about legendary indie fighting game DiveKick and what they’ve done to engage hardcore gamers! –Tamas Kemenczy of Cardboard […]

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