E3 2013 attendance hits 48,200

Entertainment Software Association reveals attendance figure for this year's show, says hotel spending brought in $40 million for Los Angeles.


Tom Clancy's The Division

48,200 industry professionals, analysts, journalists, and retailers from 102 countries attended E3 2013, event owner and organizer the Entertainment Software Association has announced.

No Caption Provided

This is up from 45,700 for E3 2012.

The show resulted in an approximated 28,000 hotel room nights, generating about $40,000,000 for the host city of Los Angeles.

E3 2014 will take place at the Los Angeles Convention Center June 10-12, 2014.

E3 will remain in Los Angeles through at least 2015. The annual gaming gala has been held in Los Angeles for 16 of its 18 years of existence. Other host cities have included Santa Monica, California (2007), and Atlanta, Georgia (1997).

Got a news tip or want to contact us directly? Email news@gamespot.com

  •   View Comments (0)
    Join the conversation
    There are no comments about this story