June 6 – 8 , 2014 at The Hilton Anatole Dallas

Like Video Games? Like Cosplay? Want to help break a WORLD RECORD?

Like Video Games? Like Cosplay? Want to help break a WORLD RECORD?

04/07/14

              We will be attempting to break the Guinness World Record for Largest Gathering of People Dressed as Video Game Characters! Be part of the excitement!… On Saturday June 7th, at the Hilton Anatole, the anime convention A-Kon® will be attempting to breaking the Guinness World Record for the “Largest Gathering...

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...

Magic the Gathering Events

Magic the Gathering Events

04/06/14

              MTG Super FNM Standard Sealed Pack ($30 entry) Each player will receive 7 packs (one each: Return to Ravnica, Gatecrash, Dragon’s Maze, m14, Theros, Born of the Gods and Journey Into Nyx) to build a 40 card minimum deck.  The event will be 4 rounds swiss.  Payout:  1 pack per match win.  Undefeated get 2 extra...

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...

Board Game Demos and Open Play

Board Game Demos and Open Play

04/06/14

              We’ll have open board gaming all through out the weekend.  Jump in on demoes at anytime, or if you see a game you’d like to try, our friendly staff will teach you how to play.  There will be everything from old favorites like Settlers of Catan to new games like Krosmaster Arena.  It’s time to game...

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...

Vampire: The Eternal Struggle CCG games at A-Kon

Vampire: The Eternal Struggle CCG games at A-Kon

04/06/14

              Vampire: The Eternal Struggle The vanity of the Toreador have no bounds. Ira Rivers, the Toreador Prince of Dallas, is staging a party to highlight his clan’s newest architectural achievements, the Beg Museum of Nature and Science and Victoria Ash Park in Uptown. Now is the perfect opportunity for your favorite...

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...

Gaming Events list Coronado Ballroom

Gaming Events list Coronado Ballroom

04/05/14

              Tabletop Gaming Hours Coronado Friday 10am – 2am Saturday 10am – 2am Sunday 10am – 5pm Friday, Saturday & Sunday:  All day –   Classic BattleTech open play All day –   Reaper Miniatures Paint-n-Take All day –   Palladium (Rifts, etc) demos and open play All day –   D&D demos and open...

Play Palladium Books games at A-Kon

Play Palladium Books games at A-Kon

03/31/14

              Palladium Books and the Megaversal Ambassadors of the Palladium Strike Team present… Rifts: Its 100 years into the future.  Humankind has enjoyed a Golden Age of peace, prosperity, and advancement.  We have conquered most diseases, bottled the Fountain of Youth, extended our life spans to 200+ years, and our toys...