About The Event

Texas Showdown is the oldest and largest fighting game tournament in Texas, and among the largest in the country. We will host over 1000+ fans in a non-stop Fighting Game venue and will broadcast live over Twitch to tens of thousands of viewers during April 22-24 2022. Established in 2000, it is one of the oldest fighting game tournaments in the country! Our focus is to have the latest and greatest fighting games, but we also feature timeless Fighting Games from the past.

Hilton Houston Post Oak by the Galleria
2001 Post Oak Blvd.
Houston, TX 77056

Friday to Sunday
April 22 to 24, 2022

WE WILL BE IMPLEMENTING A REGISTRATION CAP FOR 2022. Please register early, as we cannot hold or reserve spots for players.

Competitors: We are currently capped at 1000 players.

Normal Registration ($70) is from Aug 2,2021 until Feburary 14, 2022, 11:59 PM.
Late Registration ($85) is from Feb 15, 2022 until April 1st, 2022, 11:59 PM.

Spectators: The current cap is 300 spectator badges, sold at $40 apiece.

In addition, due to the amount of tournaments and anticipated attendance in 2022, we will be running friday pools for certain games. Please take this info into consideration when making your travel plans for Texas Showdown.

TXS Safety Precautions

The ongoing safety of our attendees at Texas Showdown 2022 is a priority, and we continue to implement sanitazation measures. It does mean a rise in the cost of registration, but we believe that safety is paramount. When you finalize registration you will be directed to the payment page. Registration is considered as complete when you receive your emailed receipt.

Please keep in mind that Texas Showdown will be implementing registration caps for 2022. With COVID-19 and its variants very much still a thing, we want to make sure that the event will be as comfortable as possible. The check-in process is yet to be determined.