Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Friday June 19, 2015

E3 2015 Attendance Numbers Released, Social Media Record Broken

The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) released the official attendance numbers for E3 2015, now that the event is over. Over 52,000 people from 109 countries attended the event, which was open to "prosumers" this year for the first time. A social media record was also set at this year's event.

Twitter saw 6.3 million posts related to E3 while Instagram saw over 7.5 million likes on E3-related posts. Additionally, Twitch, which served as E3's official streaming partner, said that more than one half million concurrent viewers watched the E3 press conferences. Meanwhile, there were more than one million E3-related videos posted to YouTube.