PC Arena

The PC Arena is home to hundreds of cutting-edge gaming computers that come equipped with both the latest releases and your all-time favorite games.

PC Arena

PC Arena, SXSW Gaming 2017 - Photo by Thomas Tischio

About PC Arena


The PC Arena hosts hundreds of cutting-edge computers and laptops for SXSW Gaming Expo attendees to enjoy a wide-array activities on. With daily tournaments, tons of prizes, and a welcoming environment for both new and veteran gamers, the PC Arena offers endless hours of great PC gaming entertainment.

Personalized Opportunities


Want to see thousands of gamers enjoy hands-on experience with your brand at SXSW Gaming? Inquire about our equipment opportunities for all the gaming rigs and accessories found throughout the PC Arena.

Organized Play

Have a game that would shine in the hands of a true gaming audience? The PC Arena has plans to expand its organized play offerings for each day of SXSW Gaming. Get ahead of the competition and inquire about how you can reserve your own official organized play session or space in the PC Arena for SXSW Gaming 2018.


Want to attract a major crowd at SXSW Gaming 2018? Tournaments offer the most exciting and unique opportunity in the PC Arena. Explore how to make a splash with your very own tournament that thousands of gamers can participate in or spectate during next year’s event.

SXSW Gaming 2018 takes place in the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas from Thursday, March 15 – Saturday, March 17.


Host a Play Session

SXSW Gaming is accepting community play session proposals for all games across any platform from Wednesday, September 27 – Friday, December 8. Have a cool idea for an activity or competition that you’d like to host at next year’s festival? Apply for your chance to be on the official schedule!

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Contact Us to Exhibit

Interested in showing off your latest product, project or game in an exciting and energetic atmosphere? With an attendance expanding beyond 46,000 attendees in 2017, the SXSW Gaming Expo is the perfect place to do so! Learn more about exhibiting at the SXSW Gaming Expo in 2018 today!

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