Discovery Stage

The Discovery Stage is your home for all the best fan-centric panels, reveals and announcements at SXSW Gaming.


Nerdcore: Let's Make Some Music panel at SXSW Gaming 2018 - Photo by Amanda Cain

Nerdcore: Let's Make Some Music panel at SXSW Gaming 2018 - Photo by Amanda Cain

About the Discovery Stage

 

Panel programming makes its return to the SXSW Gaming Expo floor with the Discovery Stage! The Discovery Stage is an integral part of the SXSW Gaming experience every year, hosting visionaries, creators, performers and players in fan-centered talks and workshops. Expect frank discussions about the journey of making games, first-look revelations on top upcoming titles and fun, creative live play, and more all at the heart of SXSW Gaming.


SXSW Gaming 2019 takes place in the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas from Friday, March 15 – Sunday, March 17.

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Enter Your Session Idea for SXSW Gaming 2019

Help shape the 2019 SXSW Gaming conference programming! Propose session ideas through PanelPicker®, the official user-generated proposal platform, from June 25 to July 22, 2018.

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Apply to Participate

There are a variety of ways to get involved in the 2019 SXSW Gaming Festival, including the Gaming Awards and Pitch Competition. Learn more about all of our upcoming and current application periods today!

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