June 6 – 8 , 2014 at The Hilton Anatole Dallas

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...

A-Kon has a charity initiative!

A-Kon has a charity initiative!

03/20/14

              We call it The A-Kon Charity Initiative! For years, it’s been one of the best kept secrets at the convention and we thought it was time to let you in on it. We are 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 by...

Steampunk Social and Ball

Steampunk Social and Ball

03/18/14

Come dress in your finest Steampunk wear and enter the Peacock Terrace on Friday night for an evening of music, light refreshment and dance. Again this year, join DJ Infam0us as he helps set the mood for an evening of entertainment.

J-Pop Room Information

J-Pop Room Information

03/16/14

All that is J-Pop and J-Rock at A-Kon®. Whether you’re just killing time between panels or you’re a die hard Japanese music enthusiast, feel free to come on down and check us out!

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.