News

March, 2017

  • 13 March

    ALYS Song and Design Contest

    For ALYS’ 3rd anniversary, VoxWave has opened up a song and a design contest! Both contests will be held from March 10th, 2017, (00:01 GMT+1) to April 30th, 2017 (23:59 GMT+1). The prizes for the design contest will be the following: 1st Place (Grand Prix): The winner’s illustration will be …

  • 13 March

    ALYS Coming to Zyon

    Aquatrax, the creators of the mobile rhythm game Zyon, will be adding another character to their game roster. The game already features the VOCALOIDs Luo Tianyi, YANHE, and MAYU, and to add to that list they have several characters of their own, such as Zing and Memu. They have also …

  • 9 March

    Daughter of Evil Musical Announced for June!

    Fans of the “Story of Evil” series will be happy to hear that there will be a “Daughter of Evil” musical! At the moment, it’s unknown how far into the Evil series plot this musical will go. However, it will definitely be a must-see for fans! About the Musical The …

  • 9 March

    Tohoku Kiritan Wins an Award!

    The results of the 27th biannual Vector ProRegi Awards are in, and VOICEROID+ Tohoku Kiritan EX takes top honors in the “Best Creator Tool” category! About the Vector ProRegi Awards The awards are held twice a year by Vector Software Library & PC Shop, and are named after their state-of-the-art, …

  • 9 March

    Readyfor Stories: Behind the Wheel of the Yuzuki Yukari Racing Project

    Readers who have been keeping up with VNN have likely read at least one article about the Yuzuki Yukari Racing Project and the accomplishments made by its organizers. After an unprecedented success with its crowdfunding campaign on Readyfor, the Racing Yukari itasha has been able to compete in no less …

  • 9 March

    The 8th Tohoku Zunko Stamp Rally Now in Full Swing!

    On March 4th, 2017, the 8th Tohoku Zunko Stamp Rally kicked off in Shiroishi City! From now until April 23rd, participants will be challenged to travel to 15 locations throughout Shiroishi and Sendai, getting a special stamp card stamped at each location; the more stamps they collect, the better the …

  • 8 March

    New Member Introduction PV Hints at Possible New Otomachi Una Voice Bank

    Otomachi Una’s official YouTube channel recently uploaded a video that fans should find familiar. This “member introduction” video as it’s titled shows the members under the Una name. Rather simple for fans of the VOCALOID, it’s Sugar and Spicy. But there was one added silhouette. While some may write this off …

  • 8 March

    Startup Company Eclipsed Sounds Aims to Bring Western VOCALOID Merch to Fans

    Startup company Eclipsed Sounds is running a Kickstarter to help bring Western VOCALOID merchandise to fans. While they’re just starting out, they have big plans for the future. About Eclipsed Sounds The Eclipsed Sounds startup will be a new pathway for fans to purchase English VOCALOID character merchandise. They plan …

  • 8 March

    REMmaple Releases Hatsune Miku V4X Model For MikuMikuDance

    Also released today for Miku Day (3/9) is a new Hatsune Miku V4X model by REMmaple for MikuMikuDance! The model beautifully recreates every detail of the original design by iXima, and is available for free download from the link below. Be sure to follow the usage guidelines outlined in the …

  • 8 March

    Happy Miku Day (3/9)! Miku AR Camera App Mikuture Rereleased on iOS and Android App Stores!

    Happy Miku Day (3/9), everyone! In celebration of this day, Sorasu Software has rereleased the hugely popular Hatsune Miku AR camera app Mikuture to the iOS and Google Play app stores with a large version 3.0 update! What’s New in Version 3.0.0 Update UI. Update character. Update shadow. Add rotation …