Gamers Unite - The SXSW Gaming Expo Is Now Open!

Written by Corinna Burford | March 7, 2014

Photo by Merrick Ales The SXSW Gaming Expo opens today at 1pm and we need every gamer to pwn this boss event.

LANFest will feature tournaments including: Chivalry, Kerbal Space Program, Minecraft, and League of Legends. The Tournament Stage will host an eSports competition featuring Dota 2 while the Geek Stage will bring the hottest names in games, comics, tech, and more!

Our Indie Corner brings together the best of independent game designers from around the world. You’ll be able to play their games and vote on your favorite for the Gamer’s Voice Award (presented at the SXSW Gaming Awards on Saturday).

Check out our Magic: The Gathering and Table Top board game area and brush up on your skills or learn to play. We’ll have dozens of games for you to try, so don’t be shy!

And all of this will come to a close, in style, with the Bonus Round Closing Party with live music from Itch and Anamanaguchi!

The SXSW Gaming Expo is located at the Palmer Events Center and is open to the public with free Guest Pass wristbands - available in advance or on-site at the event. See our Guest Pass site for more information.

Hours: Friday, March 7 | 1:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday, March 8 | 12:00pm-8:00pm
Sunday, March 9 | 12:00pm-8:00pm

Photo By Merrick Ales