June 6 – 8 , 2014 at The Hilton Anatole Dallas

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...

Special Events / Demonstrations

Special Events / Demonstrations

03/30/14

Since 2003, A-Kon has provided an 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 dance demos. We are always open to new ideas: if you want to show something off, try us out!

DollAKon returns! *Updated Info*

DollAKon returns! *Updated Info*

03/28/14

DollAKon continues to grow, and this year will have programming in Plum Blossom throughout the three days of A-Kon®. Look for programming information and other announcements here, as well as through the groups Facebook page.

Pata of XJAPAN brings Ra:IN to A-Kon 25

Pata of XJAPAN brings Ra:IN to A-Kon 25

03/12/14

A-Kon and Babel Rock present legendary guitarist of XJAPAN, Pata with his band: Ra:IN. Welcome, Pata, and his band mates Michiaki Suzuki, Tetsu Mukaiyama, and Daijiro “DIE” Nozawa.

Anime LARP – Divergence: Revengeance! The Money of Soul and Villainous Control!

Anime LARP – Divergence: Revengeance! The Money of Soul and Villainous Control!

03/09/14

              What happens when there is a world devoid of heroes?  When the villains are competing for control, what type of future can there be?  We’re not sure, but we do know there will be some chaos in the making! Come join us in our fourth game of the anime LARP, Divergence this year at Project A -Kon!  The game...

Panel Requests & Submissions

Panel Requests & Submissions

02/25/14

              At this time, panel submissions for A-Kon 2014 are no longer being accepted. We want to thank everyone who took the time to submit a panel idea this year; we had more submissions than ever before. If you submitted an idea, you will receive an email before the end of February on whether or not your idea was...

S%$^ Otaku Say is back

S%$^ Otaku Say is back

02/24/14

              S%$^ Otaku Say is back and better than ever, with TWO PANELS! In it’s third year now, the boys of SOS are ready to bring you the worst of fandom culture! Join comedians Evan, Adolf, Ken and Zach as they delve in to the twisted, demented world of the...

Plano Martial Arts Academy

Plano Martial Arts Academy

02/17/14

              Plano Martial Arts Academy offers classes in a wide variety of disciplines – from open handed styles like tae kwon do and joint manipulation styles like jujutsu and hapkido to weapons-centric styles like kobudo and kenjutsu. Our focus is self-defense over sport and teaching over tournaments. Come in for a...

Swap Meet at A-Kon 25

Swap Meet at A-Kon 25

02/17/14

              Brought to you for the 4th year, don’t miss A-Kon’s very own Swap Meet! Do you have swag left over from fandoms you have gotten over? Not satisfied with something from a grab bag? Are you looking for that hard-to-find manga to complete your collection? Then bring your items to the Swap Meet, Saturday...