June 6 – 8 , 2014 at The Hilton Anatole Dallas

Registration

Registration Information

Posted by on 04/20/14

Pricing information on Membership fees and more. Also, if you have questions on Registration, you can find it here.

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Kon Info

Weapons Policy *Now Updated

Posted by on 03/08/14

              A-Kon® reserves the right to refuse entry of any prop/weapon it deems unfit for any reason. Any misuse of a prop/weapon (horseplay,...

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News

A-Kon has a charity initiative!

Posted by on 03/20/14

              We call it The A-Kon Charity Initiative! For years, it’s been one of the best kept secrets at the convention and we thought it was...

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Hotel

Budget Car Rental to provide A-Kon® 25 attendees a discount for car rental to our event in  Dallas, Texas.

Posted by on 04/17/14

              Budget Car Rental to provide A-Kon® 25 attendees a discount for car rental to our event in  Dallas, Texas.   Budget Car Rental...

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Recent Posts

Gaming Events list Coronado Ballroom

Gaming Events list Coronado Ballroom

04/05/14

              Tabletop Gaming Hours Coronado Friday 10am – 2am Saturday 10am – 2am Sunday 10am – 5pm Friday, Saturday & Sunday:  All day –   Classic BattleTech open play All day –   Reaper Miniatures Paint-n-Take All day –   Palladium (Rifts, etc) demos and open play All day –   D&D demos and open...

Friday and Saturday Night Dances

Friday and Saturday Night Dances

04/01/14

When the sun goes down, we turn the beats up…. Every year we the djs for project A-Kon, strive to make the Friday night and Saturday night dances , an event to remember.. we invite every last one of you to share these experiences with us and dance to your hearts content!

Play Palladium Books games at A-Kon

Play Palladium Books games at A-Kon

03/31/14

              Palladium Books and the Megaversal Ambassadors of the Palladium Strike Team present… Rifts: Its 100 years into the future.  Humankind has enjoyed a Golden Age of peace, prosperity, and advancement.  We have conquered most diseases, bottled the Fountain of Youth, extended our life spans to 200+ years, and our toys...

Anthropos Games at A-Kon 25

Anthropos Games at A-Kon 25

03/30/14

              Anthropos Games http://anthroposgames.com/ Game/System: Fantaji Role-Playing System http://anthroposgames.com/mazaki-no-fantaji/ Module: Your party has infiltrated a floating city high in the clouds, searching for the person behind a series of violent outbursts in a village far below. The chase will take you up...

Console Gaming Tournament Schedule

Console Gaming Tournament Schedule

03/30/14

                Date Event Fee Fri. June 6th 6pm Super Smash Bros. Brawl (1v1) – Wii $5 Fri. June 6th 6pm Call of Duty: Ghosts –  FFA – Xbox One $5 Fri. June 6th 7pm Blazblue: Chronophantasma – PS3 $5 Sat. June 7th 2pm  SSB: Project M  (1v1) – Wii $5 Sat. June 7th 2pm DOA5U – Dead or Alive in Dallas 10  – 360...

Special Events / Demonstrations

Special Events / Demonstrations

03/30/14

Since 2003, A-Kon has provided an space for fan exhibitions and performances which are best shown in an open area outside a regular panel room. Past demonstrations and special programs have included: LARP and boffer groups, martial arts demos, musical performances, and dance demos. We are always open to new ideas: if you want to show something off, try us out!

Meet SPFX makeup artist Megan Lauchner

Meet SPFX makeup artist Megan Lauchner

03/28/14

              With a knack for drawing and other artsy things, it shouldn’t have been a surprise when Megan’s talents took her to SPFX makeup. This was a girl who once couldn’t tell you the difference between eye shadow and blush. But after only one class, Megan had found her chosen profession. After earning...

Patrick Owens of Fractal Fox at A-Kon 25

Patrick Owens of Fractal Fox at A-Kon 25

03/28/14

              Patrick Owens: Producer at Fractal Fox, Patrick has been working in the game industry since 2008.  Starting out doing animation and now specializing in game design and production; Patrick works with his team to bring the spirited games Greeble, Cat Juggling, Brain and Zombie, and more to life. Fractal Fox:...

DollAKon returns! *Updated Info*

DollAKon returns! *Updated Info*

03/28/14

DollAKon continues to grow, and this year will have programming in Plum Blossom throughout the three days of A-Kon®. Look for programming information and other announcements here, as well as through the groups Facebook page.

Donate in Style! Check out our Charity Badge for 2014!

Donate in Style! Check out our Charity Badge for 2014!

03/20/14

              WANT TO BE PART OF SOMETHING? SHOW YOUR SUPPORT. MAKE A DIFFERENCE!     DONATE IN STYLE! CHECK OUT OUR CHARITY BADGE FOR 2014! Everyone is getting one. Don’t get left out! Donate $20 or more and you can show your pledge of support by wearing the swanky new charity donor badge we’re going to give you. It...