Geek Stage

The SXSW Gaming Geek Stage is the must-see spot for all fan-centric programming, gaming stories, and everything else that’s related to geek culture.

Geek Stage

SXSW Gaming Geek Stage - Photo by Thomas Tischio

About Geek Stage


Each year we bring the most entertaining acts, latest reveals, and just-plain-fun and interesting programming to SXSW Gaming. The core of these sessions lies on the official SXSW Gaming Geek Stage.

Meet your favorite online stars, check out the latest games, learn the secrets behind your favorite childhood game, and more found only at the Geek Stage.

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


Vote During the 2018 SXSW PanelPicker®

The SXSW PanelPicker community voting period takes place from Monday, August 7 – Sunday, August 27. Vote on your favorite ideas for sessions, panels, meet ups, and more to help decide what makes it to SXSW Gaming 2018.

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Explore the 2018 SXSW Gaming Schedule

Browse the full lineup of unique sessions, panels, awards, tournaments, special events, and much more for SXSW Gaming 2018. Begin building your custom schedule today!

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Spotlight on SXSW Gaming Expo 2017

Join us in the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas from March 16-18 for SXSW Gaming 2017.


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