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. In fact, games such as Starcraft II, League of Legends, DOTA 2, Ultra Street Fighter IV, Super Smash Bros. Melee, and Street Fighter V have all made an appearance on this prestigious stage.
In 2017, SXSW Gaming welcomed the best competitors from around the world for the Fighters Underground, featuring a massive $20,000 prize pool.
2017 Fighters Underground Results
1st Place: Smug
2nd Place: NuckleDu
3rd Place: Luffy
4th Place: RB
2017 Fighters Underground Competitors:
• Filipino Champ
• Justin Wong
• Ricki Ortiz
• Snake Eyez
• Chris Tatarian
SXSW Gaming 2018 takes place in the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas from Thursday, March 15 – Saturday, March 17.