April, 2016

  • 18 April

    Gakken MUSIC STUDY PROJECT: Ayo Belajar Sejarah & Sains Dengan Vocaloid!

    Malas belajar Sejarah, Fisika & Kimia? Bagaimana kalau Hatsune Miku, GUMI, Kagamine Rin / Len atau Kamui Gakupo yang mengajari kalian mata pelajaran tersebut diiringi dengan irama lagu VOCALOID kesayangan kalian seperti Senbonzakura atau Nou Shou Sakuretsu Girl? Perusahaan "Gakken Plus" rupanya memiliki ide kreatif untuk membuat anak-anak SMP di Jepang lebih bersemangat belajar. Mereka

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  • 17 April

    用VOCALOID来学习吧!学研推出乐曲学习参考书

    琳琅满目的专有名词,总是记不起来的大事年表,想必许多人都曾在学生时期经历过这些,面对一门门「背多分」的学科,有时候实在让人沮丧。 但是,如果将令人生厌的科目和你所喜欢的歌加起来呢?   学研MUSIC STUDY PROJECT就推出了这么个企划,邀请许多知名P主将他们的代表作用初中历史和理科做主题重新填词,从旧石器时期到大正时代,从日本史到世界史,以及物理、化学、生物和气象、天文,虽然目前仅有两门学科却已让人觉得十分丰富,再加上那些脍炙人口的孰悉旋律,难怪会有人嚷着「虽然是高中生但我也好想买啊!」 曲目 「MUSIC STUDY PROJECT 用VOCALOID来记忆初中历史」 01_千本樱 日本历史 Ver. (古代~现代) 02_绳纹炸裂女孩 (旧石器~古坟时代) 03_彩 (奈良~平安时代) 04_源☆平武士战争 (平安~镰仓时代) 05_大航海时代 (近代欧洲) 06_UTSUKE (安土桃山时代) 07_江户冲撞女孩 (江户时代) 08_明治维新ROCK (明治时代) 09_大正罗曼蒂克 (大正时代) 10_来记忆历史人物吧SHOW (古代~现代)   「MUSIC STUDY PROJECT 用VOCALOID来记忆初中理科」 01_悲伤溶解度 (水溶液的性质) 02_光合作用之歌 (植物的生长与作用) 03_厨病理科男孩 (气象、天气的变化 地质、大地的变化) 04_Electric Heros (电流与磁场) 05_原子恋心 (原子、分子与化学变化) 06_用BEAT来记住身体构造 (消化与呼吸) 07_恋爱=力学 (物体的运动与作功) 08_COLORS

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  • 15 April

    Support for the 2017 Universiade! XinHua Collaboration with 230 for a Song Contest Campaign!

    Universiade is an international multi-sport event organized for university athletes and it is the 2nd largest multi-sport event in the world, second only to the Olympic Games. The 2017 Summer Universiade will be held in Taipei, Taiwan.  And as Taipei City's government started to promote the event, Facio took part in supporting the Universiade by

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  • 15 April

    Draw the Next Snow Miku! Snow Miku 2017 and Rabbit Yukine Art Collaboration Submissions Now Open!

    Is it just me, or does each Snow Miku design collaboration seems to start earlier every year? Regardless, if you've wanted to try your hand at contributing a design idea for official Snow Miku 2017 and/or Rabbit Yukine adoption, now's your chance! Between now and May 11th JST, illustrators and fans alike can pitch their

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  • 14 April

    Magical Mirai 2016 Main Visual Published, Tickets and Accommodation Packages Announced

    The main visual for Magical Mirai 2016 has been published! The latest update today brings us the details on schedules for live concerts, exhibitions, ticket sales, as well as accommodation packages. The live concerts will be held on September

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  • 14 April

    Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X Available for Preorder in Europe, Although Unofficially

    While European Project Diva fans eagerly await announcements regarding an official release for Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X in their region, Rice Digital has conveniently opened preorders for the game to help with purchasing the North American version. This bypasses the need for importing and customs duties, which is definitely a plus. So if you

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  • 13 April

    Vsinger’s VOCALOID Spring Costume Design Contest Winners Announced

    It's been almost a month since the "Spring Costume Design Contest" held by Vsinger and BCY Painting's Channel began. Recently, BCY Painting's Channel has announced the winners for the design contest on their official Weibo. Artist Setsuya won the grand team prize while 斐翔c-拖延症候群小咩, 夕亚人, 若木生华 and icece won the single prizes for each of

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  • 11 April

    VOCALOID Week in Review April 4th to April 9th, 2016

    The news picked up a bit! There's still not too much going on but now you can have a healthy serving of VOCALOID news. Enjoy your VOCALOID week in review. Miku News Miku starts out the news with some nice figures! Figma Racing Miku 2016 Sponsorship 2nd Round Courses Now Open! If you happened to

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  • 9 April

    Zyon Android Pre-registration and Release Date

    The mobile VOCALOID rhythm game Zyon will launch on Android devices April 29th. They have opened pre-registrations and are offering rewards based on how many fans join the pre-registration. The rewards will be based on the amount of pre-registrations, and you can find that event below. All you need to do is click "interested" or

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  • 9 April

    Nendoroid Co-de Hatsune Miku: Bless You (Breathe With You) Preorders Now Open!

    The next Hatsune Miku nendoroid joining Good Smile Company's "Co-de" figure line is Hatsune Miku: Breath With You (Bless You) ver., featuring admittedly one of our favorite module designs from the rhythm game Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd! She was the second in a trio (but now quadruplet) of Hatsune Miku Co-de figures, with

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  • 7 April

    Studio Rana Event in Nakano

    When VOCALOID Rana began on September 9, 2014, she got her start as a learning tool mascot for the bi-weekly magazine titled "Vocalo P NI NARITAI – I want be Vocaloid P!". It was aimed at beginners of the VOCALOID software, where you could learn how to become a VOCALOID producer.   However, to

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  • 6 April

    IA Sings “Kimi Wa Hitori Nankaja Naiyo” Acapella for Charity

    While IA has covered songs sung by her voice actress before (the most famous being "Tori no Uta"), her acapella cover of "Kimi Wa Hitori Nankaja Naiyo" ("You're Not Alone") takes things a step further and even gives fans a new way to listen to 1st Place's VOCALOID. And as an added bonus, all purchases

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  • 6 April

    Figma Racing Miku 2016 Sponsorship 2nd Round Courses Now Open!

    If you happened to miss out on the Figma Racing Miku 2016 sponsorship courses, we're pleased to announce that Goodsmile Racing has reopened the Figma courses starting this April 1st. The 2nd round courses will retain the same benefits from the 1st round, and will remain open until June 15th, 2016.

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  • 4 April

    Hatsune Miku OMAKASE Box Review

    Unfortunately, OMAKASE is no more after this final box. However, they ended with something all VOCALOID fans can appreciate: a Hatsune Miku OMAKASE box featuring Hatsune Miku, Kagamine Rin and Len, Megurine Luka, KAITO, and MEIKO. Of course when they promised more than just Miku merchandise, I hopped on it. It's not often that you

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  • 3 April

    Hatsune Miku’s Ievan Polkka Cover Song Featured in LG’s G5 Phone Commercial With Jason Statham

    April 1st has been full of surprises for Hatsune Miku, most of which has been April Fools Day pranks (sorry, but Miku Expo wont be having a 2039 galaxy tour), but this one is real: LG Eletronics has launched their new LG G5 flagship phone today, along with a commercial featuring Jason Statham, a largely

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