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...
The High Tea at A-Kon 26

The High Tea at A-Kon 26

To all Tea enthusiasts, neo-Victorian aficionados, and lovers of all things Steampunk: We cordially invite you to partake in the third annual High Tea at A-Kon 26. Welcome back to St. Cloud for our annual tea. A scenic parlor sets the stage where guests will sip from...
A-Kon 26 Charity Events

A-Kon 26 Charity Events

Want to be part of something? Show your support. Make a difference! A-KON® HAS A CHARITY INITIATIVE?! We are all part of fandom – a force capable of incredible impact. Join us in making positive change in the world today! There is no limit to the good we can achieve...
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...
VGCorps brings the BattleTech Pods back to A-Kon!

VGCorps brings the BattleTech Pods back to A-Kon!

Starting Friday at 10 AM – 2 AM Saturday 10 AM – 2 AM Sunday 10 Am – 5 PM   in the Imperial Ballroom (formerly Khmer Ballroom)   Cost is only $5 for a 7 minute mission. It is with great pleasure that VGCorps announces that the VWE BattleTech...
You stare at Mr. Popo, Team Four Star stares back!

You stare at Mr. Popo, Team Four Star stares back!

Nick Landis After being forged in Asgard, Nick “Lanipator” Landis was deemed too powerful to be contained! Thus, he was banished to Earth, where he became an Actor/Entertainer destined to make people laugh and fill them with joy. From an early age he honed...