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.    ...
Weapons Policy

Weapons Policy

A-Kon® reserves the right to refuse entry of any prop/weapon it deems unfit for any reason. Any misuse of a prop/weapon (horseplay, dueling, fighting, running/swinging, firing, etc.) is grounds for removal and or ejection from convention premises without recourse, up...
A-Kon 23 CosPlay Winners

A-Kon 23 CosPlay Winners

First, pictures of entrants to A-Kon 23 CosPlay JUDGES AWARDS: Ana Aesthetic (pro cosplayer, reporter and geek blogger): Walk-On #89, Rarity from My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic by Holly G. Cat (owner of Pirate Kitty Crafts): Walk-On #63, Plusle and Minun from...

Kimono: Modern Art for Modern Life

The following item was originally published on 7 September 2012 on Helen McCarthy: A Face Made for Radio and is republished here with the kind permission of the author. Yuko Omori doesn’t want kimono to die out. The fashion stylist and TV costume designer has launched...