TGS 2016 attendance tops record 271,000

Tokyo Game Show 2017 to run from September 21 to 24.

TGS 2016

Total attendance for Tokyo Game Show 2016 topped a record high 271,244 visitors, the Computer Entertainment Supplier’s Association announced.

The 20th anniversary edition of the annual four-day trade show ran from September 15 to 18 at the Makuhari Messe in Chiba. The record for most attended year was previously held by Tokyo Game Show 2013.

Here’s a look at the numbers:

2016 2015 2014
September 15
(Business Day)
31,399 September 17 September 18
29,058 27,786
September 16
(Business Day)
33,634 September 18 September 19
29,557 28,647
September 17
(Public Day)
98,074
(11,294 in Family Area)
September 19 September 20
97,601
(10,360 in Family Area)
92,308
(5,951 in Family Area)
September 18
(Public Day)
108,117
(14,485 in Family Area)
September 20 September 21
112,230
(14,517 in Family Area)
103,091
(9,245 in Family Area)
Total 271,224
(25,779 in Family Area)
268,446
(24,877 in Family Area)
251,832
(15,196 in Family Area)

Tokyo Game Show 2017 will run from September 21 to 24, 2017.

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