Titanfall launch party at SXSW includes devs, Childish Gambino

Microsoft is hosting a launch party for Titanfall at SXSW in Austin, Texas, from 9PM CT on March 10 to 2AM CT on March 11, the moment that shall forever on be known as The Day The Titans Fell. Festivities will be held at Microsoft Studio on Congress Avenue and it's all first come, first served.

Developers from Respawn, including founder Vince Zampella and Community Manager Abbie Heppe, will be hanging out, along with Xbox Corporate VP Yusuf Mehdi. Childish Gambino, the musical persona of Community writer and actor Donald Glover, will perform at the party. Get a taste of his style here (Warning: NSFW, witty lyrics).

Twitch will stream the celebration live on the Xbox channel or through the Twitch app on Xbox from 10PM CT to 2AM CT, with scheduled appearances from Twitch's Jon Carnage, the Rooster Teeth team and Geoff Keighley, plus the Respawn and Microsoft folks.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.