June 6 – 8 , 2014 at The Hilton Anatole Dallas

Sleeping Samurai returns to A-Kon

Sleeping Samurai returns to A-Kon

03/17/14

              Sleeping Samurai is a company based around bringing Interactive Entertainment to conventions.  We supply hand made foam weapons, made to simulate actual weapons with as much historical accuracy as possible.  These weapons are created entirely by the staff of Sleeping Samurai.  Most all of the weapons that we...

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...

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...

Andy Ashcraft Game Design Workshop

Andy Ashcraft Game Design Workshop

12/31/13

Hands-On Game Design Tutorial

Touhou at A-Kon!

Touhou at A-Kon!

11/15/13

                A-Kon® is proud to announce that we are currently in the first planning phases of bringing Touhou related activities to A-Kon® 25.  As a first step, we are asking that qualified panelists who are interested in running Touhou related panels at A-Kon® please contact us at akon.touhou@gmail.com for a list of...

Project: Intern

Project: Intern

09/20/13

A-Kon is looking for two new interns!

Madoka Magica Movie Comes to Dallas!

Madoka Magica Movie Comes to Dallas!

12/20/12

Come join A-Kon at the screening of the Madoka Magica movie at the Texas Theater on December 29!

A-Kon 23 CosPlay Winners

A-Kon 23 CosPlay Winners

09/11/12

Sorry for the lateness in getting this info out.

A-Kon Reviews

A-Kon Reviews

08/12/12

A-Kon is now doing reviews of some of your favorite anime, manga, books, and movies in our Blog section, The Good, The Bad, the WTF!?

A-Kon 23 Photo Galleries

A-Kon 23 Photo Galleries

07/08/12

A crowdsource venture to drive me mad! I kid. Actually a semi-comprehensive listing of all the A-Kon 23 pictures sent to me, your webmaster.