The mission of the CEGD is to foster the gaming community in the Chicagoland area by working with professional and aspiring game developers that are actively engaged in furthering the boundaries of play.

Come meet with local professional and aspiring video game developers who are interested in experimenting with new ways to develop video games and new styles of game play and game technologies.

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Recent Meetups

  • April 11 · 5:30 PM

    Project Fly Windows App store Release Event

    5 Video Game Developers

    We are uploading our app live to the windows app store, so you can see the process, as well as demo our latest version of Project fly Alpha Release 1.8!!!
  • March 19 · 1:00 PM

    Chi-Fi 2015

    15 Video Game Developers

    One of Chicago's newest conventions, Chi-Fi 2015 is slated for the Palmer House Hilton on March 19-22, 2015 and is a convention celebrating the wide range of geekdom... Learn more
  • January 23 · 6:00 PM


    5 Video Game Developers James Quake and Joshua Engle will be there for the Blue 1647 global Game jam, let's all jam together. No fee, but $5... Learn more
  • November 1, 2014 · 4:30 PM

    Project Fly Alpha Launch Event

    14 Video Game Developers | 3.50 | 4 Photos

    We are going to launch our public Alpha of Project Fly, this is James Quake's QuakeStudios, first title to be released, this event will also be live streamed, URL... Learn more
  • September 8, 2014 · 10:00 PM

    Microsoft XBox One Destiny Launch Event

    5 Video Game Developers

    Come celebrate the launch of Destiny at our midnight launch event! Enjoy early gameplay, food, exclusive swag and epic giveaways. The first 100 people to pick up their... Learn more
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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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