#372 Tokyo Game Show

The best video game convention in Japan is Tokyo Game Show.

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東京ゲームショウ/Tokyo Game Show is an annual event held in Makuhari Messe, Chiba.

It has the big players – Playstation and Xbox.

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It also has indie developers and new technology, like Oculus.

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It packs tens of thousands of visitors into the exhibition space to play new games and watch interviews.

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Expect to queue for 1-2 hours to try the games!

After the business-only days, it is open for two days to the public for around 1,000 yen.

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You can buy lots of limited edition goods at the stalls, like Square Enix and Capcom.

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It is also a haven for cosplayers.

If you love video games and can handle the crowds it’s a perfect afternoon!

It’s held every September.

Check out their official English site here.

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