Posted by Milton Griepp on June 19, 2017 @ 4:19 am CT
Although final numbers had not been released, pre-registrations were reported to be up substantially over 2016.
Attendees appear older and male-er at Origins than at Gen Con, at least on Thursday, although exhibitors said that the family-friendly weekend crowd is more mixed in gender and age. We saw almost no cosplay, reflective of the mix of the crowd.
Here are a few photos to give you a feel for Origins.