Geek Stage

Kerbal Space Center on The Geek Stage. Photo by Dinesh Shankar.

Geek Stage Sponsor
The SXSW Geek Stage sponsored by Comixology exemplifies the heart and soul of the SXSW Gaming experience. Covering all aspects of the 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 submit your proposal for the 2016 festival by contacting


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.


Friday, March 17 | 12:00–8:00pm
Saturday, March 18 | 12:00–8:00pm
Sunday, March 19 | 12:00–8:00pm


FREE and Open to the Public

2015 Programming Highlights

Photo by Errich Petersen Photo by Kate Meyer Photo by Simon Rivas Photo by Sofia Shapiro Photo by Rebecca Hedges Lyon

Check out additional ways to participate in SXSW Gaming with our Awards Ceremony and our Gaming Expo.


For all inquiries regarding participation on the Geek Stage, please contact

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