South By Southwest Film News

Wednesday, Dec 2, 2015

SXSW Gaming Snapshot: Join My Fantasy Esports League?

Written by Estevan Aviles

Esports as an industry is having a huge year of growth, even though many continue to struggle with the concept of what it actually is. Meanwhile, large investors are pouring money into developing the competitive esports scenes across the world. And while esports as a competition is growing, fantasy esports...

Tuesday, Dec 1, 2015

Community Fund Grant Winner: Skillpoint Alliance [Interview]

Earlier this year, SXSW announced the five recipients of the SXSW Community Fund Grants. Each of the recipients applied for a grant in the area most reflective of the work they are doing to create better communities. Please read on for our interview with the Austin-based Skillpoint Alliance....

Tuesday, Dec 1, 2015

Séan "Jacksepticeye" & Rachel "Seltzer" Quirico Confirmed as Hosts for 2016 Gaming Awards

Written by Estevan Aviles

We’re pleased to announce that the 2016 SXSW Gaming Awards will be hosted by rising YouTube megastar Séan "Jacksepticeye" William McLoughlin and internationally-recognized esports host Rachel "Seltzer" Quirico.

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