Student Showcase presented by The Art Institutes

The SXSW Gaming Student Showcase features the best games made by top-performing students from hundreds of universities across the world.

Student Showcase presented by The Art Institutes

SXSW Gaming Student Showcase - Photo by Merrick Ales

About Student Showcase


Students and game development programs across the world take the gaming industry by storm each year in terms of degree of excellence and design in the games they create. And, at the SXSW Gaming Student Showcase, you’ll find only the best of the best from among these programs and groups of students being featured for Gaming Expo attendees to enjoy.

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


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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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2018 SXSW Gaming PanelPicker®

The SXSW Gaming PanelPicker process takes place from Monday, June 26 – Friday, July 21. Enter your unique ideas for sessions, panels, meet ups, and more for your chance to be an integral part of SXSW Gaming 2018.

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2017 Student Showcase Finalists


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