October, 2016

  • 28 October

    VNN in Attendance at VOCACON 2016!

    From October 29th to the 30th, VOCACON 2016, an arts and science convention celebrating voice synthesizers (VOCALOID, CeVIO, UTAU, etc.), will be held at the Yamaha Resort in Kakegawa City, Shizuoka Prefecture, and VNN Japan’s Kowhey will be in attendance! Expect a full report of the event by the convention’s …

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  • 28 October

    Hatsune Miku Symphony Teaser Movie Revealed, Orchestra Live CD Currently Available for Pre-order

    The first-ever official Hatsune Miku orchestra concert “Hatsune Miku Symphony” had its teaser movie released today, showing footage to tap into a rare kind of Hatsune Miku concert experience accompanied by Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra, widely known as Japan’s oldest classical orchestra. Hatsune Miku Symphony was held at Tokyo International Forum on August 26th, …

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  • 28 October

    Overseas Visitor Tickets Now Available for Hatsune Miku Expo 2016 Concerts in Shanghai and Beijing

    There were some delays, but the overseas visitor ticket info for China’s 2016 Hatsune Miku Expo tour is finally here! The ticketing info for Shanghai and Beijing are as follows: Shanghai: – Tickets (VIP, Regular A & B) are available on Damai’s website. (Damai account required.) http://en.damai.cn/event/tickets_110920/ – Payment via …

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  • 27 October

    IA’s Official LINE Channel and Free Wallpaper!

    IA’s official LINE channel is now open! On October 22nd, 1st PLACE announced that they had opened an official IA LINE channel where LINE users could get the latest news on IA. If you join before October 28th, you can download a free mobile wallpaper of IA. You can scan …

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  • 26 October

    “France 3” Coverage and Concert Preparations for ALYS’ “Rêve de Machine”

    Three months ago, the channel “France 3 Paris Île-de-France” covered the first French Japanese virtual singer and the preparations for her upcoming concert. With the concert approaching, the video is still relevant! Note: Due to being translated from French, the meaning of the quotes may differ slightly. We tried to keep …

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  • 26 October

    Nendoroid Co-de Kagamine Len: Trickster Version Now Available for Pre-order!

    A while back, there was a vote for fans to choose their favorite Project DIVA modules. The winner was then created as part of the Nendoroid Co-de SEGA feat. HATSUNE MIKU project Co-de line. Who was the winner? None other than Nendoroid Co-de Kagamine Len: Trickster Version! Ordering Orders are …

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  • 26 October

    More Fanloid Potential Added with VOCALOID 4 Software Update

    We previously covered AHS’s announcement that almost all of the V3 and V4 VOCALOIDs would be able to cross synthesize with each other. Now we have more information on this tool as well as another company joining in! As of the VOCALOID 4 Editor / VOCALOID 4 Editor for Cubase …

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  • 26 October

    IA’s Next Stop Will Be in Barcelona, Spain!

    1st Place is still going strong with their tours around the world. This time, they will be in Barcelona, Spain, at the Barcelona Manga Saloon. The event will be held between October 29th and November 1st. Here, they will have their own booth and a concert screening! They will be selling …

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  • 23 October

    PinocchioP’s “HUMAN” Album Coming Soon!

    PinocchioP will be releasing his third album on November 23rd titled HUMAN. This album will not only feature VOCALOID but also human vocals as well! Being something we don’t see very often, this album will definitely make for an interesting mix. Who is PinocchioP? PinocchioP is a vocalist, lyricist, and …

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  • 22 October

    Hatsune Miku’s Appearance in BEAMS’ 40th Anniversary Project Video

    Hatsune Miku’s appearance as seen in the video In celebration of its 40th anniversary, the leading Japanese clothing retailer BEAMS has released a music video featuring 40 years worth of fashion and trend in Japan since 1976. The music video features a great number of artists, including sasakure.UK and Hatsune Miku, singing to the …

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  • 21 October

    Hatsune Miku Expo 2016 China Tour announced for December in Beijing and Shanghai

    Hatsune Miku Expo 2016 China tour main visual by Saberiii After over a month of leaks and speculation, Hatsune Miku Expo’s 2016 China Tour is now official! The newscomes via Crypton Future Media’s official Weibo account. UPDATE: And now the official Hatsune Miku Expo website: http://mikuexpo.com/cn2016/ The tour will take …

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  • 19 October

    Vsinger’s Autumn and Winter Cosplay Design Contest Winners Announced!

    It’s been more than a month since VNN wrote about Vsinger’s Autumn and Winter Cosplay Design Contest that began in September. On October 17th, BCY Illustration’s channel announced the winners via Weibo: First Prize: Setsuya Second Prize: 米酉昔 Third Prize: 十四栀栀 Bonus Prize: 夕亚人 Winners will not only receive cash as prizes, but also their design …

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  • 17 October

    Luo Tianyi on Tencent QQ LiMiXiu!

    Vsinger and QQ LiMiXu announced the collaboration after fans surprisingly found out Tianyi was available on QQ LiMiXiu’s customisation mall on October 13th. LiMiXiu is a new feature available on Tencent QQ mobile apps. Users can customize their own avatar and use it as an emoticon, plus it’s capable of interacting …

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  • 16 October

    Luo Tianyi’s Performance at China’s 11th Golden Eagle Art Festival!

    It’s been more than six months since Tianyi had her chance to star on TV, where she sang “花儿纳吉” with the Chinese singer 杨钰莹 during the 2016 Hunan TV New Year Gala. On October 15th, Tianyi had the opportunity to perform again at China’s 11th Golden Eagle Art Festival, this …

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  • 13 October

    Hatsune Miku: VR Future Live is Out Now!

    Hatsune Miku: VR Future Live is out now! It’s time to put on your shiny new PlayStation®VR headset to witness the greatest show in virtual reality, because Hatsune Miku: VR Future Live is out now! The game will transport you to a massive arena full of screaming Miku fans for …

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