The SXSW Geek Stage, sponsored by comiXology, exemplifies the heart and soul of the SXSW Gaming experience. Covering all aspects of geek culture, the stage features content from the world of video games, comics, board games, animation, toys and more.
2016 Geek Stage Programming
Each year we have several proposals come in to showcase new products and ideas on the Geek Stage. Start early and send us your proposal for the 2016 festival.
The Geek Stage is part of the the SXSW Gaming Expo, which will take place at the Austin Convention Center (500 E Cesar Chavez St) in downtown Austin, TX.
Thursday, March 17 | 12:00–8:00pm
Friday, March 18 | 12:00–8:00pm
Saturday, March 19 | 12:00–8:00pm
FREE and Open to the Public
2015 Programming Highlights
- Austin Education Game Jam
- Building Long-Lasting Game Franchises at King
- The Casual VR Scene
- ComiXology Recommends Comics for You
- Explore the Future of Virtual Reality with Oculus
- Fast and Furious: Bringing the Legacy to Mobile
- The Future of Playing: Created by You
- Harnessing the Power of YouTube Influence
- How to have an Open Conversation about Game Design
- Lords of Thunder
- Minecrafting the World
- Nerdist Comics Panel
- The Plaid Jackets
- The Rise to a Leading Lifestyle Brand for Gamers
- Skybound: Five Years of Story, Zombies and Beyond
- Star Citizen: Making Space Sims Cool Again
- SXSW Cosplay Competition
- Telltale Games: Interactive Storytelling in 2015
- The Thrilling Adventure Hour
- Tough Coded: Live
- Upsilon Circuit Live!
- Verite Games: Next Evolution/Revolution in Gaming
- Wakfu, Dofus and Krosmaster: 2015
- Wikia Qwizards: The Ultimate Fan Qwiz Show
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2015 Geek Stage photo by Felipe Cardona