Li Kovacs at A-Kon 26

Li Kovacs at A-Kon 26

Li Kovacs started making her own costumes at a young age and has turned her love of videos games, anime, and nerdy culture into a profession. For over 10 years she has been making costumes and modeling professionally for some of the biggest names in the video game...
Get Educated with Helen McCarthy

Get Educated with Helen McCarthy

Helen McCarthy has had a busy year. The Anime Encyclopedia, her epic work with Jonathan Clements, had its third edition in 2015. It’s now over a thousand pages long with over 1,100,000 words. For the new edition alone, she and Clements each wrote the equivalent...
A-Kon® 26 at the Hilton Anatole Hotel & Overflow Hotel Info

A-Kon® 26 at the Hilton Anatole Hotel & Overflow Hotel Info

*UPDATE 03-12-15 Overflow hotels for A-kon 26 DOUBLETREE BY HILTON 2015 Market Center Blvd Dallas, Texas 75207 USA Tel: +1-214-741-7481 Fax: +1-214-747-6191 http://doubletree.hilton.com/en/dt/groups/personalized/D/DALMKDT-AKO-20150603/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG Group...
Jake Tarbox at A-Kon 26

Jake Tarbox at A-Kon 26

Editor, translator, producer and teacher—Jonathan “Jake” Tarbox has done it all during his career in international media and content production. He’s worked for DC Comics, Time Warner, VIZ Media, Kadokawa Publications and the NFL to produce print and video content for...
AMV Contest 2015

AMV Contest 2015

You want to know about the AMV Contest, that’s why you are here. And you will find info here: http://vse.a-kon.com        
Model Contest Information

Model Contest Information

Advanced Visual Designs (AVD) once again hosts the Model Contest. As always, awards are First, Second, and Third Place in each category, as well as Best of Show. These beautifully crafted, lovingly assembled works are well worth taking time to see. But please don’t...