Go for Pokemon Go Day!

Posted by Paul on Aug 25, 2016

Don't let this opportunity get away like that Pidgey!

Here is a chance to win 2 passes to attend Pokemon Go at the Manitoba Museum this Saturday August 27th 10am-5pm.

Like and share Ai-Kon's facebook post for a chance to win!

Contest closes 8pm Friday. Winner announced 9pm. One entry per person.

Ai-Kon 2016 Tournament Final Videos

Posted by Paul on Jul 29, 2016

The videos from the Mario Kart 8 and Super Smash Brothers for Wii U finals are now available!

Once again, a HUGE thank you to our amazing sponsors for these tournaments! The prize packages were unbelieveable! Thank you SO much to Memory Express, the Bank of Montreal, Speedworld, and Sky Zone!

Mario Kart 8 Final

Super Smash Brothers for Wii U:

Final 8
Final 4

The Yonder Yandere Escape Winners Are In!

Posted by Paul on Jul 27, 2016

It was a hard fought challenge, but it has come down to three teams who puzzled everything out faster than the rest!

The winning teams are:

Friday: Team Emily - 14:22

Saturday: Team Mystic - 10:49

Sunday: FEAA Alliance & Sailor Scout - 10:42

Winning teams should contact info@escapethehatch.ca to receive their prize - a $25 Escape Hatch gift card!

Ai-Kon 2016 Cosplay Contest Video

Posted by Paul on Jul 18, 2016

Just in case you missed the Cosplay Contest, we have videos posted now!

Thank You

Posted by Amber on Jul 17, 2016

Another year, another great con!

Thank you to everyone who came to the con. We hope you had a great time and we look forward to seeing you all next year at Winterfest and Ai-Kon 2017!

Feeling Hungry?

Posted by Amber on Jul 14, 2016

Hungry? We have some new and exciting food options for you this year!

The Exchange
Show your badge and get 10% off!

Kyu Grill
Outside the Convention Centre
Friday: 6:00pm-10:00pm
Saturday: Noon-9:00pm
Sunday: Noon-10:00pm

Video Game Tournaments

Posted by Amber on Jul 14, 2016

We have a great lineup of video game tournaments this year!

Thanks to our sponsors attendees with get to compete for amazing prizes! There will even be participation prizes! All tournaments are free to enter. A $5 deposit is required to hold your spot and will be returned to you upon entry into the tournament.

Visit our Video Game page for full tournament details!

Convention Centre Map

Posted by Amber on Jul 13, 2016

Convention map! View the schedule of events.

Click on the maps to enlarge them.

Special Collector Pins

Posted by Amber on Jul 13, 2016

New to Ai-Kon 2016! Let your brilliance shine and become a lighting beacon to other con goers, aka bragging rights!!

Win at any game show, tournament or at the cosplay contest and you will receive this exclusive golden pin. Not the sharpest knife in the drawer? We've got you covered. You can purchase a similar less golden pin and other Ai-Kon gear at the Merchandise desk.

New Game Shows for 2016

Posted by Amber on Jul 13, 2016

Fake Artist Goes to Ai-Kon
Players take turns collectively drawing a picture, but one player doesn't know what the drawing is supposed to be. Can the fake artist hide that fact or will they get caught? And who will figure it out? Thanks to Cre8ive Supplies all participants will walk away with a Mr Sketch smelly marker and have a chance to win some very generous gift certificates!

Anime Wits and Wagers
The ultimate combination of anime trivia knowledge and gambling. Guess the answer, but bet on which of the answers given you think is right! Game Knight has generously donated the prizes for this game show including a copy of the game, a very stylish trophy and more!

Visit our Game Show page for a full list game shows to participate in!

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