June 6 – 8 , 2014 at The Hilton Anatole Dallas

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...

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.

Swap Meet at A-Kon 25

Swap Meet at A-Kon 25

02/17/14

              Brought to you for the 4th year, don’t miss A-Kon’s very own Swap Meet! Do you have swag left over from fandoms you have gotten over? Not satisfied with something from a grab bag? Are you looking for that hard-to-find manga to complete your collection? Then bring your items to the Swap Meet, Saturday...

Take One Productions returns to A-Kon 25

Take One Productions returns to A-Kon 25

01/29/14

Comedy. That’s what they will give you. Lots of comedy.

Mel Brooks: The Parody King

Mel Brooks: The Parody King             Since his introduction to the silver screen with The Producers in 1968, director Mel Brooks has become one of the best parody and satirical auteurs that Hollywood has ever seen. Like all auteurs, Mel has certain thematic and ideological consistencies throughout most of his films. Such consistencies include: genre...

A-Kon® invites you to join us for Masquerade Dance.

A-Kon® invites you to join us for Masquerade Dance.

01/05/14

For our 25th anniversary, A-Kon® invites you to join us for Masquerade Dance.

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...

Jake Tarbox at A-Kon 25

Jake Tarbox at A-Kon 25

10/08/13

              Editor, translator, producer and teacher—Jonathan “Jake” Tarbox has done it all during his career in international media and content production. He’s worked for DC Comics, Time Warner, VIZ Media, Kadokawa Publications and the NFL to produce print and video content for both the Japanese and American markets. While...

Project: Intern

Project: Intern

09/20/13

A-Kon is looking for two new interns!

Cosplay Videos

Cosplay Videos

06/08/13

Random A-Kon 24 Cosplay videos.