Schedules

Want to stay up-to-date with all the awesome happenings at AVCon 2024? Look no further – this page is the go-to spot for all the schedules, so you won’t miss a single moment of the action-packed fun. We’ve got you covered, from cosplay competitions to gaming tournaments and exclusive panels. Check out below for all the deets on what, when, and where!

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Main Stage Schedule

Time Main Stage Schedule
10:00 am  
10:30 am  
11:00 am  
11:30 am  
12:00 pm  
12:30 pm  
1:00 pm  
1:30 pm  
2:00 pm  
2:30 pm  
3:00 pm  
3:30 pm  
4:00 pm  
4:30 pm  
5:00 pm  
5:30 pm  
6:00 pm AVCon 2024 Opening Ceremony Spectacular
6:30 pm
7:00 pm Quiz Night
7:30 pm
8:00 pm
8:30 pm
9:00 pm
9:30 pm

Main Stage Schedule

Time Main Stage Schedule
10:00 am  
10:30 am  
11:00 am Cosplay Parade
11:30 am AVCon Idol Showcase – Starry Purin and Seiryou Process
12:00 pm Galaxy Girl PAiDA – Adorable Assault on Australia Tour
12:30 pm Babybeard – Adorable Assault on Australia Tour
1:00 pm
1:30 pm Dokibird Karaoke
2:00 pm The Life and Times of One Bryce Papenbrook
2:30 pm
3:00 pm AVCon 2024 Cosplay Competition – Novice and Intermediate Divisions
3:30 pm
4:00 pm
4:30 pm
5:00 pm  
5:30 pm
6:00 pm  
6:30 pm  
7:00 pm  
7:30 pm  
8:00 pm Cirque Du Cosplay
8:30 pm
9:00 pm
9:30 pm  

Guest Schedules

Time Bryce Papenbrook
Babybeard
Dokibird
10:00 am Meet and Greet    
10:30 am    
11:00 am    
11:30 am    
12:00 pm      
12:30 pm Meet and Greet    
1:00 pm    
1:30 pm    
2:00 pm   Meet and Greet  
2:30 pm   Meet and Greet
3:00 pm Meet and Greet
3:30 pm  
4:00 pm  
4:30 pm  
5:00 pm      

Video Game Stage Schedule

Time Video Game Stage Schedule
10:00 am  
10:30 am  
11:00 am AusSpeedruns Speedrunning Showcase


11:30 am
12:00 pm
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm Tekken 8 Tournament Finals

2:30 pm
3:00 pm Super Smash Brothers Ultimate Tournament Finals
3:30 pm
4:00 pm Street Fighter 6 Tournament Finals
 
4:30 pm
5:00 pm  
 
5:30 pm
6:00 pm Beat Saber

6:30 pm
7:00 pm I Love You Colonel Sanders Playthrough

7:30 pm
8:00 pm Hades Hotseat After Dark

8:30 pm
9:00 pm Mortal Kombat 1 Tournament Finals
9:30 pm Jackbox Party Games

Haikyu!! Panel Room (Panel Room 1) Schedule

Time Panel Room 1
10:00 am  
10:30 am  
11:00 am Snatched: An Introduction to Wigs
11:30 am
12:00 pm Don’t Shoot the Cosplayer: A Live Cosplay Photoshoot
12:30 pm
1:00 pm Patch-It’s Con Crunch Challenge
1:30 pm
2:00 pm Science Explosions
2:30 pm
3:00 pm Hack The Dino Gamingcast
3:30 pm
4:00 pm Retrospekt
4:30 pm
5:00 pm  
5:30 pm
6:00 pm D&D&D: Dungeons and Dragons and Dating (Let’s Roll for Dragons)
6:30 pm
7:00 pm
7:30 pm
8:00 pm  
8:30 pm  
9:00 pm  
9:30 pm  

Kuroko Panel Room (Panel Room 2) Schedule

Time Panel Room 2
10:00 am  
10:30 am  
11:00 am Finding Your Cosplay Identity
11:30 am
12:00 pm Adelaide University Anime Clubs
12:30 pm
1:00 pm Kids Cosplay Competition
1:30 pm
2:00 pm UniSA Presents – What does a university degree do for your career in the games industry?
2:30 pm
3:00 pm Fandoms 101
3:30 pm
4:00 pm Creativity in VTubing : Weaving Your Virtual Persona
4:30 pm
5:00 pm  
5:30 pm
6:00 pm Cosplay Mystery Date!
6:30 pm Patch-It’s Cosplay Wheel of Chaos!

7:00 pm
7:30 pm The Great Cosplay Con
8:00 pm  
8:30 pm  
9:00 pm  
9:30 pm  

Workshop Schedule

ThVCon Cup presented by Let’s Roll for Dragons

Time Workshop
10:00 am  
10:30 am  
11:00 am Records of Greatness: Build Book For Competition
11:30 am
12:00 pm CDW – Character Artist Pete Yong
12:30 pm
1:00 pm Fabulous Foam Forge
1:30 pm
2:00 pm Creating Your Own Hit Shounen Jump Series!
2:30 pm
3:00 pm IIntro to Anime Art
3:30 pm
4:00 pm CDW – Character Artist Duncan Li
4:30 pm
5:00 pm  
5:30 pm
6:00 pm CDW Cosplay Life Drawing
6:30 pm
7:00 pm Tentacles and Toys
7:30 pm
8:00 pm  
8:30 pm  
9:00 pm  
9:30 pm  
10:00 pm  

Console Tournaments Schedule

To sign up for any of the general tournaments and fighting game tournaments below, head over to the Tournament Registration desk in the Video Games area anytime before the tournament! Tournament registration opens at 10:00 a.m. each day. You can also pre-register for any of the tournaments through this link here!

Time Nintendo Switch PlayStation Xbox BYOD
10:00 am        
10:30 am        
11:00 am   Tekken 8 Pokemon VGC Doubles
11:30 am Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
12:00 pm
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
1:30 pm  
2:00 pm Street Fighter 6  
2:30 pm  
3:00 pm Splatoon 3  
3:30 pm  
4:00 pm      
4:30 pm      
5:00 pm

5:30 pm
6:00 pm        
6:30 pm        
7:00 pm   Mortal Kombat 1    
7:30 pm      
8:00 pm  

CoD: MW3

Halo 2: Anniversary

 
8:30 pm    
9:00 pm    
9:30 pm      

Crunchyroll Anime Theatre Schedule

Time Crunchyroll Anime Theatre
10:00 am The Prince of Tennis
10:30 am
11:00 am Haikyu!!
11:30 am
12:00 pm Mob Psycho 100
12:30 pm
1:00 pm Konosuba: An Explosion on This Wonderful World
1:30 pm
2:00 pm The Apothecary Diaries
2:30 pm
3:00 pm Zom 100: Bucket List of the Dead
3:30 pm
4:00 pm Samurai Champloo
4:30 pm
5:00 pm  
 
5:30 pm
6:00 pm Attack on Titan

6:30 pm
7:00 pm Chainsaw Man

7:30 pm
8:00 pm Bikini Warriors

8:30 pm
9:00 pm Interspecies Reviewer

9:30 pm

Cosplay Photo Wall Schedule

Get ready to strike a pose and capture your cosplay in all its glory at our cosplay photo walls! Talented local and interstate professional photographers will capture the action all weekend. Click here to learn more about the featured photographers!

Time Photo Wall 1 Photo Wall 2
10:00 am Ham Photography Cardeas Photography
10:30 am
11:00 am
11:30 am
12:00 pm Jarod Burns Hey Cammie Photography
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm Castleforge Photography Karrtia Photography
2:30 pm
3:00 pm
3:30 pm
4:00 pm    
4:30 pm    

Main Stage Schedule

Time Main Stage Schedule
10:00 am  
10:30 am  
11:00 am Cosplay Parade
11:30 am  
12:00 pm Bryce Papenbrook – Efforts and Reactions
12:30 pm
1:00 pm On Stage with Dokibird
1:30 pm
2:00 pm Q and Adybeard (Babybeard Q and A)
2:30 pm
3:00 pm AVCon 2024 Cosplay Competition – Master Division
3:30 pm
4:00 pm AVCon 2024 Closing Ceremony
4:30 pm
5:00 pm AVCon 2024 Auction
5:30 pm
6:00 pm  
6:30 pm  
7:00 pm  
7:30 pm  
8:00 pm  
8:30 pm  
9:00 pm  
9:30 pm  

Guest Schedules

Time Bryce Papenbrook
Babybeard
Dokibird
10:00 am Meet and Greet    
10:30 am    
11:00 am    
11:30 am    
12:00 pm      
12:30 pm      
1:00 pm

Meet and Greet
   
1:30 pm    
2:00 pm    
2:30 pm    
3:00 pm Meet and Greet



Meet and Greet

3:30 pm
4:00 pm  
4:30 pm  
5:00 pm      

Video Game Stage Schedule

Time Video Game Stage Schedule
10:00 am  
10:30 am  
11:00 am Ultimate Gamer Finals
11:30 am
12:00 pm
12:30 pm
1:00 pm Hades Hotseat
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm
3:00 pm Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Tournament Finals
3:30 pm
4:00 pm Overcooked! 2 Finals
4:30 pm  

Haikyu!! Panel Room (Panel Room 1) Schedule

Time Panel Room 1
10:00 am  
10:30 am  
11:00 am The Discerning Gamer Podcast
11:30 am
12:00 pm PAiDA Idol Panel
12:30 pm
1:00 pm Drawing Manga in Australia
1:30 pm
2:00 pm I’m a Twitch Streamer AMA
2:30 pm
3:00 pm World Building for Fiction, Gaming and TTRPG
3:30 pm
4:00 pm Becoming an Illustrator
4:30 pm

Kuroko Panel Room (Panel Room 2) Schedule

The AVCon Cup presented by Let’s Roll for Dragons

Time Panel Room 2
10:00 am  
10:30 am  
11:00 am The AVCon Cup presented by Let’s Roll for Dragons
11:30 am
12:00 pm From Fiction to Fashion: Translating Cosplay Into Real Life
12:30 pm
1:00 pm Kids Cosplay Competition
1:30 pm
2:00 pm UniSA Presents – My journey to being a games developer
2:30 pm
3:00 pm AusSpeedruns Introduction to Speedrunning
3:30 pm
4:00 pm  
4:30 pm  
5:00 pm  

Workshop Schedule

The AVCon Cup presented by Let’s Roll for Dragons

Time Workshop
10:00 am  
10:30 am  
11:00 am Unsheath Your Potential: How to Pose + Capture Weapons
11:30 am
12:00 pm CDW – Traditional Concept Art Simoon Scales
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm Drawing Your Favourite Hit Manga Characters (and your own Rival Character)!
2:30 pm
3:00 pm Intro to Furry Art
3:30 pm
4:00 pm  
4:30 pm  
5:00 pm  

Console Tournaments Schedule

To sign up for any of the general tournaments and fighting game tournaments below, head over to the Tournament Registration desk in the Video Games area anytime before the tournament! Tournament registration opens at 10:00 a.m. each day. You can also pre-register for any of the tournaments through this link here!

Time Nintendo Switch PlayStation

Xbox BYOD
10:00 am        
10:30 am        
11:00 am   Granblue Fantasy Versus: Rising

  Pokemon VGC Singles
11:30 am    
12:00 pm Mario Kart 8  
12:30 pm  
1:00 pm  
1:30 pm    
2:00 pm        
2:30 pm        
3:00 pm   Puyo Puyo Tetris Under Night In-Birth II Sys:Celes
Overcooked! 2  
3:30 pm    
4:00 pm Suika    
4:30 pm    

Crunchyroll Anime Theatre Schedule

Time Crunchyroll Anime Theatre
10:00 am How Heavy Are The Dumbells You Lift?
10:30 am
11:00 am BLUELOCK
11:30 am
12:00 pm Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid
12:30 pm
1:00 pm My Dress Up Darling
1:30 pm
2:00 pm AVCon AMV Competition Screenings
2:30 pm
3:00 pm Mobile Suit Gundam the Witch From Mercury
3:30 pm
4:00 pm Excel Saga
4:30 pm
5:00 pm  

Cosplay Photo Wall Schedule

Get ready to strike a pose and capture your cosplay in all its glory at our cosplay photo walls! Talented local and interstate professional photographers will capture the action all weekend. Click here to learn more about the featured photographers!

Time Photo Wall 1 Photo Wall 2
10:00 am Mark Made Visuals Ham Photography
10:30 am
11:00 am
11:30 am
12:00 pm Eye for Epic Castleforge Photography
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm Bad Karma Jarod Burns
2:30 pm
3:00 pm
3:30 pm
4:00 pm    
4:30 pm    

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