Missing SXSW Gaming this year? We have you covered. We’ll be streaming live on Twitch from the SXSW Gaming Tournament Stage, Discovery Stage, PC Arena, and Gaming Awards.
The SXSW Gaming Awards recognizes the greatest titles, teams, and individuals from across the gaming industry. Since its premiere in 2014, the show has exploded in attendance to become a must-see stop for thousands of attendees during SXSW Gaming. Join us on our stream from 8:00pm CT on Saturday, March 17!
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The Tournament Stage features 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.
Tournament Stage Schedule Overview
Saturday, March 17, 12:00pm – 7:00pm – Clash Royale Super Magical Cup: Open Play
An open format where any SXSW Gaming attendee can join the competition and claim their share of the $20,000 prize pool or RAZER phones!
Friday, March 16, 12:00pm – 8:00pm – Clash Royale Super Magical Cup: Kings of the Hill
A fresh and fun take on a King of the Hill 3v3 format, pitting the world’s best Clash Royale teams against one another in a battle for Super Magical Bragging Rights.
Thursday, March 15, 12:00pm – 2:00pm – Arena of Valor Collegiate Showdown
Top players from University of Texas’ Longhorn Gaming team and Texas A&M University’s A&M Esports battle for school pride.
The Discovery Stage is your home for all the best fan-centric panels, reveals and announcements at SXSW Gaming. We’ll stream these sessions:
Saturday, March 17, 2:00pm – 3:00pm – Legendary Koji Igarashi Chats Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night
Saturday, March 17, 12:30pm – 1:30pm – Nerdcore: Let’s Make Some Music
Friday, March 16, 3:30pm – 4:30pm – Gotta Go Fast: The Official Sonic the Hedgehog Panel
Friday, March 16, 2:00pm – 3:00pm – Exploring Underworld Ascendant with PC Gamer
Thursday, March 15, 6:30pm – 7:30pm – It’s Here! Shroud of the Avatar and What’s Coming Next
Thursday, March 15, 12:30pm – 1:30m – Emerging Visions: Game Studios of Latin America
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.
SXSW Gaming 2018 Tournament Stage, Arena of Valor Collegiate Showdown. Photo by Luis Bustos.