gamescom 2011 attendance: 275,000
Tokyo Game Show 2011 attendance: 222,668 (largest attendance on record!)
Asia Game Show 2011 attendance: 472,000
Folks, we have a winner! The Asia Game Show, held in Hong Kong over Christmas, broke records, with 472,000 attendees packing the halls over the four days of the event. The AGS attendance is almost as big as the two other largest shows combined!
And it wasn't a total dudefest, says Gamasutra. There was an increase of female visitors this year, with 30 percent of attendees counted as women.