Game, Games & Tech, Review

Review: Whimsical Kakatte Koi Yo! Is an Unconventional Fighting Game

(Check out our interview with Chicago Developer BackSlash Games, published late last year.) “Kakatte Koi” is a Japanese phrase that is an answer to a challenge—basically “bring it on” with […]

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Feature, Games & Tech, Interview

Interview: Chicago’s Own Backslash Games Gets Ready to ‘Cat’apult Kakatte Koi Yo Into Full Release

Cats rule the internet. Cats and fish go together like peanut butter and jelly. And fighting games are the bread and butter of a lot of great co-op experiences with […]

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Event, Feature, Game, Games & Tech, Tabletop

The 2019 Playtest Party at the Logan Theatre Boasts a Brand New Batch of Creative Games From Chicago Area Developers

There’s a lot of good things that come out of November, as the holiday season kicks off, and with the extended shopping hours and long weekends come more events and […]

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Event, Games & Tech, Preview

Preview: The Logan Playtest Party Returns Tomorrow for its Sixth Year

What do The Logan Theatre, C2E2, Revolution Brewing and The Nerdologues have in common? We suspect a lot of things, but among those is a love for all things nerdy. […]

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Event, Feature, Game, Games & Tech, Round-Up, Tabletop

This Year’s Logan Playtest Party Brought Great New Games to Light

Contributing Authors: Marielle Shaw and Antal Bokor This was the second year we headed to the Logan Theatre for their annual Playtest Party and found it as packed with people […]

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