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

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...

Artist Ken Steacy at A-Kon 25

Artist Ken Steacy at A-Kon 25

03/09/14

              KEN STEACY decided at age eleven to become a professional comic book author/illustrator, a dream he realized in 1974. Since then, he has worked in the industry as writer, artist, art director, editor, and publisher, chronicling the exploits of Astro Boy, Spider-Man, Harry Potter, and the Star Wars gang, to name...

Anime LARP – Divergence: Revengeance! The Money of Soul and Villainous Control!

Anime LARP – Divergence: Revengeance! The Money of Soul and Villainous Control!

03/09/14

              What happens when there is a world devoid of heroes?  When the villains are competing for control, what type of future can there be?  We’re not sure, but we do know there will be some chaos in the making! Come join us in our fourth game of the anime LARP, Divergence this year at Project A -Kon!  The game...

Model Contest Information

Model Contest Information

02/26/14

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 touch. If you break something, someone will cry, payment will be extracted, pain inflicted, death and destruction will follow forever.

Panel Requests & Submissions

Panel Requests & Submissions

02/25/14

              At this time, panel submissions for A-Kon 2014 are no longer being accepted. We want to thank everyone who took the time to submit a panel idea this year; we had more submissions than ever before. If you submitted an idea, you will receive an email before the end of February on whether or not your idea was...

S%$^ Otaku Say is back

S%$^ Otaku Say is back

02/24/14

              S%$^ Otaku Say is back and better than ever, with TWO PANELS! In it’s third year now, the boys of SOS are ready to bring you the worst of fandom culture! Join comedians Evan, Adolf, Ken and Zach as they delve in to the twisted, demented world of the...

Anthony Brownrigg at A-Kon 25

Anthony Brownrigg at A-Kon 25

02/24/14

              Anthony Brownrigg is a filmmaker, actor, musician and all around media specialist. For over thirty years he has been in the video and film production industry producing and directing the award winning Red Victoria, Silent Interchanges, Dark Evolution and many others. His recent projects include the werewolf...

Plano Martial Arts Academy

Plano Martial Arts Academy

02/17/14

              Plano Martial Arts Academy offers classes in a wide variety of disciplines – from open handed styles like tae kwon do and joint manipulation styles like jujutsu and hapkido to weapons-centric styles like kobudo and kenjutsu. Our focus is self-defense over sport and teaching over tournaments. Come in for a...

Anime LARP

Anime LARP

02/17/14

              What happens when there is a world devoid of heroes?  When the villains are competing for control, what type of future can there be?  We’re not sure, but we do know there will be some chaos in the making! Come join us in our fourth game of the anime LARP, Divergence this year at Project A -Kon!  The game...