Gen Con Sells Out 50th Anniversary Convention"). Turnstile attendance (the sum of daily attendees) rose around 4% over last year’s record attendance (201,852) to 207,979. The company announced that "for the third consecutive year, GenCon targeted an approximate attendance of 60,000 unique attendees." Unique attendance last year was 60,819, and was 61,423 in 2015 (see "Gen Con Attendance Flat vs. Last Year").
Other key numbers for the show were 500 exhibitors, 19,000 ticketed events, and over $26,000 raised for Child Advocates, the local charity partner for this year’s event.
Turnstile Up, Uniques Flat
Posted by Milton Griepp on August 22, 2017 @ 5:13 am CT
Seven Seas Goes on a Manga Binge
November 17, 2017
Seven Seas has gone on another manga licensing binge, and new acquisitions include a couple of intriguing classic manga, a transgender memoir, and the follow-up to one of their biggest hits of 2017.