June 6 – 8 , 2014 at The Hilton Anatole Dallas

The Rocky Horror Picture Show returns to A-Kon!

The Rocky Horror Picture Show returns to A-Kon!

04/13/14

              The Rocky Horror Picture Show returns to A-Kon!  Presented by Los Bastardos, DFW’s longest running shadowcast, Rocky Horror is the original interactive screen experience that you do not want to miss!  A live cast performs along to the cult classic, and you won’t just be sitting there and watching; you...

After Midnight performing Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along Blog

After Midnight performing Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along Blog

04/07/14

              On Saturday June 7 at 7:00 pm in Video 3. Celebrating four years on the road, After Midnight are Texas premiere shadowcast. They have entertained audiences from El Paso to Weslaco with their infectious brand of audience participation theater. Shows performed include : Rocky Horror, Dr. Horrible, Repo! the...

Cardfight!! Vanguard & Yu-Gi-Oh CCG Tournaments

Cardfight!! Vanguard & Yu-Gi-Oh CCG Tournaments

04/06/14

              Come play the popular Collectible Card Games Yu-Gi-Oh and Card Fight Vanguard in various tournament formats through out the weekend.  And for newer Card Fight Vanguard players we will even have Trial Deck tournaments where all participants will be provided with a Trial Deck to play with.  There will be a Yu-Gi-Oh...

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.

Tephra – The Steampunk RPG

Tephra – The Steampunk RPG

04/06/14

              Join Cracked Monocle for grand adventures in Tephra: the Steampunk RPG! Grab your saber and revolver,power on your automaton, and prepare yourself to take on outlaws, sky pirates, bio-fluxxed abominations, and worse. Players of all experience levels are welcome, and demos will be running for this tabletop...

VGCorps brings the BattleTech Pods back to A-Kon!

VGCorps brings the BattleTech Pods back to A-Kon!

04/06/14

                    Starting Friday at TBA AM – Sunday TBA PM in the Khmer Ballroom. Cost is only $5 for a 7 minute mission. It is with great pleasure that VGCorps announces that the VWE BattleTech Pods will return to A-Kon® 25!  Come out June 6 – 8 and enjoy one of the...

Gaming Events list Cortez Ballroom

Gaming Events list Cortez Ballroom

04/05/14

              Tabletop Gaming Hours Cortez Friday 10am – midnight Saturday 10am – midnight Sunday 10am – 5pm Friday: 3:00pm – 12:00am 12:00pm – Vampire: the Eternal Struggle (free demos and open play) 7:00pm – MTG Super FNM Standard Sealed Pack ($30 entry) Each player will receive 7 packs (one...

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!

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...

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...