SXSW is the latest convention to cancel over coronavirus concerns
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SXSW is the latest convention to cancel over coronavirus concerns

The annual SXSW conference has been canceled due to a disaster declaration in Austin, Texas related to the spread of coronavirus. The conference has ballooned in recent years and attracts professionals from film, music, and video games. Last year, the event drew over 400,000 visitors over the course of two weeks. This year’s event was…

SXSW Gaming Awards 2020 categories and nominees announced
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SXSW Gaming Awards 2020 categories and nominees announced

The nominees for the seventh annual SXSW Gaming Awards have been announced ahead of next month’s conference in Austin. Wil Wheaton and Janina Gavankar will host the awards show. Wheaton is the host of a new show, GameMaster. Gavankar is an actress, musician, and filmmaker. The event will stream live twitch.tv/sxswgaming and twitch.tv/ultimategamemaster. “Gaming is an important part…