15,000 members of the public will make the show even more hectic and chaotic that it was previously.
The number is up 5% from 2015, according to the Entertainment Software Association annual report.
"It was easy to roll back because they didn't have those back end features to begin with."
Early-bird passes cost $149, while general admission will run attendees $249.
"249 is way lower than i thought it would be. got nothin' on gdc :("