February, 2017

  • 7 February

    VocalNexus Brings VOCAMERICA to Europe!

    Our partners VocalNexus and VOCAMERICA are partnering up to bring the Western VOCALOID concert project to Europe! The first-ever European VOCAMERICA concert will be at Aki no Matsuri, a Swiss anime convention. However, they need your help to make their European venture a success! Why VocalNexus? VocalNexus is a German …

  • 6 February

    “Aria On the Radio” Submissions Open!

    On January 27th, for the celebration of IA and ONE, 1st Place held a live stream where “IA Talk” was announced to be released soon, and with that, a free trial was made available. In celebration of the release of “IA Talk,” 1st Place will be holding four video broadcasts. …

  • 5 February

    VOCAMERICA Patreon Now Open

    After a successful Kickstarter campaign and first concert, the VOCAMERICA merchandise shop opened up. But now EmpathP is giving fans a more direct way to not only support the concert project but also to score merchandise before regular fans. As an added bonus, the VOCAMERICA Patreon even has the official concert MMD models …

  • 3 February

    VocaDB: The Vocal Synth Data Multitool

    Those who follow VNN’s articles have likely seen links to VocaDB with little tool tips that appear on hover. However, many may not know just how expansive VocaDB’s database is and how useful it can be for even the average fan. What is VocaDB? VocaDB is a giant information database for …

January, 2017

  • 30 January

    VNN February Submissions Theme: Snow/Winter Designs!

    Every VOCALOID fan knows February is when the Snow Miku festivities hit full swing in Sapporo. But why should Miku have all the fun?! VNN’s February submissions theme is “Snow/Winter Designs.” While you can use Miku, you’re also open to use any other virtual idol from VOCALOID to Alter/Ego and …

  • 26 January

    Stay Up-to-Date with VNN’s Subscription System!

    VNN is happy to add a subscription system to our website. This way, you can be sure you don’t miss anything of importance. We know that there are many reasons one could miss something important or interesting, whether it’s being busy with school/work, Facebook’s news feed algorithm, or even not …

  • 14 January

    IA & ONE’s Anniversary!

    1st Place has several plans for the upcoming birthdays of IA and ONE! On January 27th, they will be celebrating IA’s 5th anniversary and ONE’s 2nd anniversary in many ways. Here are some of the things that are planned for both. Live-stream On January 27th at 20:00 Japanese time (6 AM …

December, 2016

  • 23 December

    Interview with Ddickky & EDR: The People Behind Stardust!

    Note: This interview was conducted in Chinese and some meanings may be slightly different. We try our best to keep the meaning and words as close as possible to the original while also making it easy to read. Ddickky was first introduced to the Chinese VOCALOID fandom when he uploaded …

  • 14 December

    VNN Portuguese is now Live!

    VNN is continually expanding and part of that is the addition of new languages, as well as being able to cover as many parts of the world as possible. Among the early languages we have been wanting to add was Portuguese. Well, now we are proud to finally announce that …

  • 7 December

    VNN’s December Submissions Theme Announced!

    After the success of our November themed submissions featuring DEX & DAINA, we’ve decided to continue with the monthly themes! This time with a bit more notice. Fans will have all of December to create any art (from songs to illustrations and cosplay, to whatever comes to your mind) and …