Esports Tournament Stage Presented by Alienware and Twitch Esports

The Esports Tournament Stage features the latest trending esports titles with the greatest competitors in their respective scenes. Whether you’re new to the scene or a fan of seeing the highest-level competitive play in your favorite games, this stage will keep you entertained with the best non-stop action.

Esports Tournament Stage Presented by Alienware and Twitch Esports

Fighters Underground

About Esports Tournament Stage


SXSW Gaming hosts some of the greatest up-and-coming esports on the SXSW Esports Tournament Stage with the best professional players from around the world.

This year, visit SXSW Gaming and enjoy the Fighters Underground, featuring the best competitive Street Fighter players from around the world duking it out over a massive $20,000 prize pool.

With previous featured games including the likes League of Legends, DOTA 2, Street Fighter IV, and Smash Bros, there’s never a dull moment when the titans of esports clash at SXSW Gaming.

SXSW Gaming 2017 takes place in the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas from Thursday, March 16 – Saturday, March 18.

2017 Fighters Underground Competitors:

• Momochi
• GamerBee
• Filipino Champ
• Justin Wong
• Ricki Ortiz
• NuckleDu
• Snake Eyez
• Luffy
• K-Brad
• Phenom
• Fourwude
• Danke
• Punk
• Chris Tatarian
• RB
• Smug

Esports Tournament Stage Details

Date: Thursday, March 16 – Saturday, March 18
Time: 12:00PM – 8:00PM
Location: Austin Convention Center | Ballroom A

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