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Attendance at Tokyo Game Show 2022 was half that of 2019


The number of visitors who came to the exhibition Tokyo Game Show 2022turned out to be two times lower than in the pre-pandemic year 2019, when the event was last held.

According to a press release published by the exhibition organizers, the total number of visitors to TGS 2022 was 138,192 people, which is slightly more than half of the result Tokyo Game Show 2019which was the last Japanese exhibition before the start of COVID-19. Then the show attracted 262,076 visitors.

In 2020 and 2021, the Tokyo Game Show was held exclusively digitally. TGS 2022 returned to its traditional form and was open to the public from 15 to 18 September. The exhibition was once again hosted by Makuhari Messe in Chiba City, but due to local authorities’ policies regarding COVID-19, a limited number of tickets went on sale.


Although this year E3 never happened, physical exhibitions are gradually returning to service. In August, the German Gamescomand in October will be Brazil Game Showthe largest game show in Latin America.

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