If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

TGS 2014 attendance is not breaking records this year 

This year's Tokyo Game Show did not break attendance records like it did the past year.

TGS 2014

This year's iteration of the biggest trade show for games in Japan and Asia has attracted 251,000 visitors, down for last year's 270,197. The drop in attendance numbers is in reference to the number of visitors attending the show through its public days -which was 195,399- and not to the number of industry professionals and reports.

It's not all bad news though; as the number of exhibitors and reports who visited the show was up by 4,000 over last year.

If you want to catch up on all the important TGS news, head through to our news hub.

Tokyo Game Show 2015 will take place September 17 through September 20 in 2015, at the Makuhari Messe.

Thanks, Polygon.

[Image]

Tagged With

About the Author

Sherif Saed avatar

Sherif Saed

Staff Writer

Whether it's news, reviews, or interviews - Sherif is always eager to tell you about video games. He plays shooters more than a sane person should, and occasionally has the skills to show for it.

Support VG247

You give us money, we give you an ad-free reading experience, merch discounts, a newsletter every month, and elite status amongst your friends.

See more information

More News

Latest Articles

VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

VG247 Merch