June 6 – 8 , 2014 at The Hilton Anatole Dallas

The Dork Forest at A-Kon 25

The Dork Forest at A-Kon 25

04/14/14

              The Dork Forest Podcast: Dork on Dork dialog with Jackie Kashian.. The Dork Forest Podcast that talks to people about their obsessions, interests and enthusiasms. It’s the safest space in podcastville. A celebration, of sorts, of our love of comics. She is doing 2 – one on Thursday and one on Friday....

Repo! The Genetic Opera returns to A-Kon!

Repo! The Genetic Opera returns to A-Kon!

04/13/14

              For five years, Amber Does Dallas has presented professional quality stage shows at events and venues around the Metroplex. This year, the troupe will be taking the stage at A-Kon for their fifth year in a row, presenting the Gothic Grand Guignol REPO! The Genetic Opera. Seating will begin in video room 1...

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...

Cosplay Information for A-Kon 25

Cosplay Information for A-Kon 25

04/07/14

Latest info on sign-ups, rules, and other little know facts.

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...