This year’s Tokyo Game Show did not break attendance records like it did the past year.
The 2011 European Games Developers Conference concluded yesterday and official figures show the three-day event attracted 2,100 game professionals representing 57 countries. In all, the conference played host to over 170 speakers and 46 exhibitors. The show is set to return to Cologne next year, August 13-15 2012.
According to this Kotaku report, public attendance at TGS was up over 7,000 compared to last year on the show’s first non-business day. As reported yesterday, trade attendance for the show was down around 11,000 year-on-year. More through the link.