June 6 – 8 , 2014 at The Hilton Anatole Dallas

Cosplay Information for A-Kon 25

Cosplay Information for A-Kon 25

04/20/14

Latest info on sign-ups, rules, and other little know facts.

Cosplayer Illa Scriptor comes to A-Kon 25

Cosplayer Illa Scriptor comes to A-Kon 25

04/17/14

              Illa Scriptor started cosplaying thanks to a trigonometry assignment.  Six years later, she has no plans of slowing down anytime soon!  Her passion has always been in performance; as the founder and leader of Saucy Noodle Cosplay she has won several awards for skits, including Best in Show. Illa has a degree in...

Like Video Games? Like Cosplay? Want to help break a WORLD RECORD?

Like Video Games? Like Cosplay? Want to help break a WORLD RECORD?

04/07/14

              We will be attempting to break the Guinness World Record for Largest Gathering of People Dressed as Video Game Characters! Be part of the excitement!… On Saturday June 7th, at the Hilton Anatole, the anime convention A-Kon® will be attempting to breaking the Guinness World Record for the “Largest Gathering...

Cosplay Break Room

Cosplay Break Room

03/11/14

              This year, A-Kon Cosplay is trying something different! Because the new hotel has a lot of awesome photoshoot locations, we’re turning our dedicated photo room next to Cosplay HQ into a Cosplay Break Room. Absolutely no photography will be allowed in this room, so it will be a safe space to relax. DeSoto B...

Hall Costume Contest for A-Kon 25

Hall Costume Contest for A-Kon 25

03/11/14

              HALL COSPLAY CONTEST: Have a costume? Want a chance to have your costume’s craftsmanship judged in a contest without having to brave the beast that is the A-Kon Main Cosplay audience? Cursed with shyness or terrible stage fright? Then the Hall Cosplay Contest is for you! How to Enter: Simply show up at the...

Yaya Han returns to A-Kon 25

Yaya Han returns to A-Kon 25

10/08/13

              Yaya Han is a costume designer, model and cosplay entertainer with over a decade of experience. After discovering cosplay at Anime Expo in 1999, she quickly absorbed the heart and soul of costume design and creation. To this day Yaya has made 250+ costumes in the genres of anime/manga, comic books, video games,...

Homestuck Cosplay Is Not Banned!

It has been brought to our attention that there have been rumors circulating about Homestuck cosplay being banned from the convention and/or hotel in 2014. A-Kon would like to state for the record that these rumors are not true.

Cosplay Videos

Cosplay Videos

06/08/13

Random A-Kon 24 Cosplay videos.

A-Kon 24 Cosplay Skits

A-Kon 24 Cosplay Skits

06/08/13

              Here are the cosplay skits from the cosplay contest at A-Kon 24. From MEK

A-Kon 23 CosPlay Winners

A-Kon 23 CosPlay Winners

09/11/12

Sorry for the lateness in getting this info out.