Gaming Expo, SXSW Gaming 2017 - Photo by Michael Caufield

Gaming Expo, SXSW Gaming 2017 - Photo by Michael Caufield

SXSW Gaming

SXSW Gaming is the nexus of all things gaming at the legendary SXSW Conference & Festivals.

Join us to experience the best in gaming culture during an event that features a sprawling Gaming Expo, a one-of-a-kind awards show, and unmatched industry programming.

About SXSW Gaming


With its origin dating back to 2006 as the Screenburn Arcade during the SXSW Interactive Conference, SXSW Gaming has quickly grown into one of the largest events found at SXSW. With attendance numbers in the tens of thousands year after year, SXSW Gaming brings the best of gaming to Austin each March for a weekend of nonstop fun and excitement.

Explore the Gaming Expo, Gaming Awards, Gaming Programming, and much more.

Join us in March for SXSW Gaming 2020 and be a part of one of the most diverse, engaging, and welcoming communities of gamers in the world.

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Explore Gaming Programming

Engage with hundreds of speakers across dozens of cutting-edge panels and events at SXSW Gaming.


Exhibit at SXSW Gaming

Interested in showing off your latest product, project or game in an exciting and energetic atmosphere? With an attendance expanding beyond 55,000, the SXSW Gaming Expo is the perfect place to do so! Learn more about exhibiting at the SXSW Gaming Expo in 2020 today!

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Spotlight on SXSW Gaming

Celebrate gaming culture at SXSW Gaming 2019 via a unique combination of exhibitions, esports tournaments, hands-on play, awards, panels, and more.

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