Events

June, 2017

  • 6 June

    Yuzuki Yukari Becomes Okhotsk’s Ambassador of Tourism!

    It’s not uncommon for anime, manga, or even VOCALOID characters to be appointed as ambassadors in Japan these days. Now, the VOCALOID Yuzuki Yukari, produced by AH-Software in collaboration with VOCALOMAKETS, will be receiving this honor by becoming Ambassador of Tourism for the Okhotsk region in Hokkaido. Yukari’s official inauguration ceremony …

  • 5 June

    Crypton’s “Hope Macaron 2017” Charity Event

    Hope Macaron 2017

    Got a sweet tooth for eating macarons or supporting charities? Well, if you enjoy both, you’ll be delighted to hear that Crypton is currently holding a “Hope Macaron 2017” charity event as part of Macaron Day! With the permission of the producers, they will be selling three album singles showcasing …

  • 3 June

    VOCALOID LUMi Song Contest Announced + Free Trial and Demos!

    June 3rd officially marks the unofficial LUMi day! Much like with many other virtual synths, there’s a pun that gives LUMi her own day. “Lu/Ru” sounds close to “Lo/Ro,” which is what the Japanese word for 6 (“roku”) starts with. And we all know “Mi” can be for “3” (3/9=Miku …

  • 2 June

    Aya Uchida, the VA for Kotori From Love Live, Making a Guest Appearance on Vsinger’s Live Concert!

    As some of you may know, the concert for Vsinger is fast approaching, and with that we are getting more information on the event. The concert will be held on June 17th and will feature all of Vsinger’s characters (Luo Tianyi, Yuezheng Ling, Yuezheng Longya, Zhiyu Moke, YANHE, and Mo Qingxian). …

May, 2017

  • 31 May

    Yuzuki Yukari 5th Anniversary Talk Festival “KATARI” Announced!

    Following the immense success of “Yuzuki Yukari Fest! -KANADE- 5th Anniversary Music Festival” (or “YUKANADE” for short), VOCALOMAKETS has announced the next big anniversary event for Yuzuki Yukari, entitled “Yuzuki Yukari Fest! -KATARI- 5th Anniversary Talk Festival (or “YUKATARI” for short), to be held on July 2nd, 2017! While “YUKANADE” …

  • 28 May

    VNN’s Visit at Hanami!

    As mentioned previously, I (Cinzya from our German team) spent a lot of time at the German convention, Hanami, in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Rhineland-Palatinate, at the Pfalzbau some weeks ago. This was the first time for VNN to attend a convention in Germany, so we wanted to check how active …

  • 28 May

    Chihiro Ishiguro & EHAMIC Kickstarter Launched!

    AHS now has quite a reputation for creating successful VOCALOID concerts in Japan; Berlin, Germany; and Vienna, Austria! This year, AHS will return to Berlin, however, the concert will feature only VOCALOIDs. Yuzuki Yukari’s voice provider, Chihiro Ishiguro, won’t be at the show. The news was met with some displeasure from both the fans …

  • 26 May

    VocalNexus is Looking for YOUR Fanart!

    We’ve already covered the collaboration of our partners, VocalNexus, with the Maid café “Maido no Kisetsu” for a VOCALOID themed maid café in March. For those of you who are not able to attend AnimagiC this year in Germany, they have announced a design contest. You will be able to …

  • 25 May

    VoxWave and BIGHEAD at Dokomi!

    German VOCALOID fans can celebrate! Dokomi, the biggest convention in Germany, has announced some special vocal synth related guests for this year’s convention! Both Joffrey from VoxWave and the well-known VOCALOID producer, BIGHEAD, are going to attend the convention, and hold workshops and panels during the weekend! The con takes place on …

  • 23 May

    “Zunda Horizon” Crowdfunding Campaign

    While the newest animated addition to the VOCALOID universe is proving to be a hit, Zunda Horizon‘s producers have a vision to take it a step (or several steps) further with their crowdfunding campaign! By upgrading equipment, improving production, and tons more, Tohoku Zunko and the Horizon cast need your …