Vote for your favorite game before the February 21 deadline
Written by Matthew Crump | February 19, 2014

February 21 Deadline: Vote for Your Favorite Titles for the 2014 SXSW Gaming Awards!

Have you placed your votes for the 2014 SXSW Gaming Awards? Yes, there is still time, and the SXSW Gaming Awards needs your input! Check the list of categories and finalists here. Then, please visit our online public ballot, and get your votes in. The public ballot runs...

Launch your new product in March in Austin via SXSW ReleaseIt
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 14, 2014

Launching in March 2014? Then Apply to Showcase Your Product via ReleaseIt at SXSW

Is your company, product or service launching or re-launching in March? Want to leverage the strength of the cutting-edge, ahead-of-the-curve SXSW Interactive community to enhance the scope this launch? Then you should get involved with ReleaseIt at SXSW, which occurs Friday, March 7 as part of the Startup Village...

Check out the finalists for the 2014 SXSW Gaming Awards
Written by Matthew Crump | February 11, 2014

Finalists for the 2014 SXSW Gaming Awards Announced: See What Titles Made the List!

Over the last six months, the SXSW Gaming staff and our various industry judges have played and reviewed some truly stellar games, across every notable genre. Today, after hundreds of hours of that long (yet fun) process, we are ready to announce the finalists for the 2014 SXSW Gaming...

YouTube Sensations iJustine and SMOSH to Host the SXSW Gaming Awards on March 8

With these first few months of the new year, the annual award season is upon us! You didn’t think that SXSW Gaming would sit this one out, did you? Not a chance. Today, we PROUDLY announce our emcees for the 2014 SXSW Gaming Awards! Our emcees are stars in their...

Check out the finalists for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Awards
Written by Andrew McNeill | February 3, 2014

Finalists for the SXSW Interactive Awards Revealed: Recognizing the Industry’s Top New Talent

We are very excited to bring you the finalists of the 2014 SXSW Interactive Awards. All finalists are digital projects that were launched or completely redesigned in 2013, with the exception of those in the Classic category.

The winning entry in each of the 15 categories listed below will...

Jessica Chobot will host the SXSW Interactive Awards on Tuesday evening, March 11
Written by Andrew McNeill | January 27, 2014

Nerdist News Host Jessica Chobot to Emcee 17th SXSW Interactive Awards Ceremony on March 11

We are thrilled to announce that Jessica Chobot will emcee the 17th Annual SXSW Interactive Awards Ceremony presented by INNOCEAN on Tuesday evening, March 11.

Chobot currently serves as host for Nerdist News over at, as well as a freelance host for both TV and web....