Jake Tarbox at A-Kon 26

Jake Tarbox at A-Kon 26

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...
A-Kon 26 Masquerade Ball Rules & Info

A-Kon 26 Masquerade Ball Rules & Info

A-Kon 26 Masquerade Ball Rules & Info Event Date: Thursday June 4th Time: TBA Hosted by Mu Epsilon Kappa National Society and A-Kon Cosplay Staff General Information The masquerade is a formal event. A convention badge is required at the door of the event. In the...
J-Pop Room Information 2015

J-Pop Room Information 2015

Located in the Morocco Room on the Tower Mezzanine. One of the few rooms open almost 24 hours, (we will close only for opening ceremonies and the concert). The J-Pop Room is where you will see Asian Metal, Jpop, Rock, the Classics, Visual-Kei and more. We aim to bring...
Special Events / Demonstrations Information

Special Events / Demonstrations Information

Since 2003, A-Kon has provided a space for fan exhibitions and performances which are best shown in an open area outside a regular panel room. Past demonstrations and special programs have included: LARP and boffer groups, martial arts demos, musical performances, and...
Hall Costume Contest for A-Kon 25

Hall Costume Contest for A-Kon 25

*Update 06-11-17 Hall Cosplay Contest Winners! Hall Cosplay  2nd Place – Gaige from Borderlands 1st Place – Elsa from Frozen Most Creative – Sakizou Mermaid Best Prop – Jack Frost from Rise of the Guardians   This slideshow requires JavaScript.    ...
Gunpla Builders World Cup 2014

Gunpla Builders World Cup 2014

*Update 07-22-14 Have added winners of the 2014 World cup Semi Final. Best of Show 1/100 Geara Doga Snow Camo by Luis Gama Best Small Scale 1/144 Geara Doga by Thomas Abruzzese Best Large Scale 1/100 Nu Gundam Ver Ka by Drexel Grate Here is a link to the full gallery...