June 6 – 8 , 2014 at The Hilton Anatole Dallas

Gunpla Builders World Cup 2014

Gunpla Builders World Cup 2014

04/17/14

A-Kon 25 hosts a Semi-Final round of the Bandai Gunpla Builders World Cup (GBWC).

Promotional Art Contests Information

Promotional Art Contests Information

04/06/14

A-Kon® needs original artwork for flyers, T-shirts, and other promotional needs! We are looking for images that will effectively portray A-Kon® while getting people excited about the convention and getting the word out.

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...

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.

Voice Over Idol Information and Rules

Voice Over Idol Information and Rules

02/26/14

VO-Idol is a competition for amateur/aspiring voice actors to put their acting skills to the test. Contestants will be asked to perform different aspects of voice over – not just anime. There are three rounds total. Auditions will be submitted prior to the convention, while the second and final rounds will take place at the convention.

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.

AMV Contest Winners

AMV Contest Winners

06/05/13

And the winners for 2013 are…

A-Kon Bean Count Contest!

A-Kon Bean Count Contest!

05/16/13

Can you guess the actual number of “how many people will be at A-Kon 24″? Last year we had 21985 and we’re looking to grow even bigger and better.

Past A-Kon T-Shirt Winners

Past A-Kon T-Shirt Winners

07/13/12

I’ve been remise in doing this, so I will do it now. Here is a gallery of Past A-Kon T-shirts. Please enjoy.