Events and Competitions
Doors open at 6pm on Friday for Karaoke and the Games Room only. Doors open for all areas at 9:30am on Saturday.
|21:00||End of event|
|Time||Main Theater||Secondary Theater|
|10:30||AMV Showcase||Love Live! TasMuse Mini Live Panel|
|11:00||Cosplay Parade||Love Live! TasMuse Mini Live Panel|
|11:30||-||Attack on Titan: Truth or Dare Q&A|
|12:00||Fruits Fashion||Attack on Titan: Truth or Dare Q&A|
|12:30||Have You Been Watching||-|
|1:00||Have You Been Watching||Auction|
|1:30||Salty Studios Panel : Getting into Game Development in Launceston||Auction|
|2:00||Salty Studios Panel : Getting into Game Development in Launceston||Auction|
|2:30||-||Fight For Your Fandom|
|3:00||Cosplay Competition||Fight For Your Fandom|
|4:00||Cosplay Competition||The Expanded Worlds of Doctor Who Panel|
|4:30||Cosplay Competition||The Expanded Worlds of Doctor Who Panel|
|5:00||-||Cosplay Mystery Date|
A showcase of high-quality AMVs (anime music videos) from all over the world, including past winners in the AICon AMV Competition and other AMV Competitions at conventions and festivals around Australia.
Main Theater, 10:30am to 11:00am, Saturday.
It doesn’t matter if you paint, draw, sculpt, work on computer or by hand, everything and anything goes! Just remember to bring your work along and display it in our art room. Entries must be in before 2pm on Saturday. Make sure you stick around for the closing ceremony to see if you’ve won!
Running from 10:00am to 2:00pm, Saturday.
The Cosplay Competition is a one of the most anticipated events at AICon. Come and watch cosplayers show off their homemade costumes, labored over with blood and tears, in front of our judges.
Main Theater, 3:00pm to 5:00pm, Saturday.
Cosplay Mystery Date*
This is the event that proves it doesn’t have to be canon to be heart-warming. Come check out some lucky bachelors and bachelorettes query their way to finding their Cosplay heart-throb.
Secondary Theater, 5:00pm to 5:30pm, Saturday.
After its overwhelmingly warm reception at AICon 2017, the Cosplay Parade will be happening at MAICon! All participants will receive a certificate.
Main Theater, 11:00am to 11:30am, Saturday.
All artforms of the written word are accepted into the Fanfiction competition; poetry, haikus, journalism – it is is set in a fandom, it is welcome here!
Running from 10:00am until 2:00pm Saturday.
Friday Night Event
We are hosting a special Karaoke Event the night before MAICon! A single cost of $5 entry (free for children 10yo or under when accompanied by a paying adult) with doors opening at 5pm until 9pm.
Running from 6:00pm until 9:00pm Friday.
Fruits! Alternative fashions at its fruitiest! An event that allows those with a creative need for individualized fashion to create and model their own designed outfits for a crowd of enthusiastic attendees.
Main Theater, 12:00pm to 12:30pm, Saturday.
Whether you need the space, looking to invest in something else, or have simply found your love moving to another fandom, the General Auction is here for you!
Secondary Theater, 1:00pm to 2:30, Saturday.
*No actual dates occur as a result from this event.