A welcoming message from URBANGARDE

A welcoming message from URBANGARDE

Japanese trauma techno-pop group URBANGARDE has released a welcome message for fans preparing for the band’s USA debut at A-Kon® 26 in Dallas, TX, including an Akihabara-based Japanese lesson and a pledge to show America the power of Japanese otaku. URBANGARDE will...
A-Kon 26 Charity Events

A-Kon 26 Charity Events

Want to be part of something? Show your support. Make a difference! A-KON® HAS A CHARITY INITIATIVE?! We are all part of fandom – a force capable of incredible impact. Join us in making positive change in the world today! There is no limit to the good we can achieve...
2015 Gunpla Builders World Cup Rules

2015 Gunpla Builders World Cup Rules

It’s that time of year again, GunPla enthusiasts. Get your nippers and airbrushes ready because the 2015 Gunpla Builders World Cup is upon us! The Bandai Gunpla Builders World Cup (GBWC) is a yearly contest held amongst modelers to show off their completed...
Learn and Play Hanafuda at A-Kon 26

Learn and Play Hanafuda at A-Kon 26

Hanafuda: Koi-Koi is the traditional Japanese Flower Card game of strategy and luck where you try to accumulate points and defeat your opponent.  During the Hanafuda events you will learn the general gameplay, rules, and most importantly the card combinations that...
Board and Card Gaming

Board and Card Gaming

Friday Friday Friday Saturday Saturday Saturday Saturday Saturday 3:00pm to 6:00pm 6:00pm to 9:00pm 9:00pm to 12:00pm 9:00am to 12:00pm 12:00pm to 3:00pm 3:00pm to 6:00pm 6:00 to 9:00pm 9:00pm to 12:00 pm Open Party Games Red Dragon Inn Gloom Open Party Games...
A-Kon 26 Masquerade Ball Rules & Info

A-Kon 26 Masquerade Ball Rules & Info

A-Kon 26 Masquerade Ball Rules & Info Event Date: Thursday June 4th Time: 8 PM – 12:30 AM Hosted by Mu Epsilon Kappa National Society and A-Kon Cosplay Staff General Information The masquerade is a formal event. A convention badge is required at the door of...