Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference

Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference

Submissions for this year’s FANS Conference are now closed. You can see our full schedule of presenters, with abstracts, here. Ladies, Gentlemen, and Otherwise, it is our privilege and pleasure to announce the full 2015 FANS Conference Schedule with abstracts....
A-Kon Pre-Party: NinjaHELL! Presents – “Space Jam”

A-Kon Pre-Party: NinjaHELL! Presents – “Space Jam”

Come on and slam, if you want to jam, and celebrate the start of A-Kon 26 with NinjaHELL! Presents: Space Jam! Not only will they be showing (and riffing) the cinematic masterpiece that defined a generation, but there will also be skits, musical numbers, and an...
Call for Reviewers

Call for Reviewers

What makes a game memorable? How do good actors make the best of a bad script? What are a mangaka’s artistic influences? All these questions and more can be addressed in reviews. The A-Kon Blog is looking for reviewers. We have a selection from which you can...
Anime Live Action Role Play

Anime Live Action Role Play

Divergence: Redemption!  Ergo, the end… El-Hazard, a world of fantasy and magic, one where the kingdoms survive against foes larger than themselves.  The Kingdom of Roshtaria has fought Bugrom and Titans and yet a new threat is at their doorstep.  A strange group of...
A-Kon Art Show Information

A-Kon Art Show Information

Art Show Panels are SOLD OUT – we will have a full show this year!A-Kon Gaming is taking up the torch and running the Art Show this year! We will located in the Console Gaming room; the newly remodeled Imperial Ballroom. Artists: Please read all rules before...