April, 2016

  • 30 April

    VOCALOID News Network 2.0 is Live!

    Fans of VOCALOID from all over the world have flocked to VNN for their daily dose of VOCALOID news, and VNN is proud to announce that we're kicking it up more than just one notch! Along with our new design and amazing new art, we have new languages and newly announced partners. Welcome to VOCALOID

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  • 30 April

    Zyon is Now Available on Android

    Back in September, the company Aquatrax was developing a game in collaboration with VSinger to create a mobile rhythm game using Chinese VOCALOIDs. It was set to release on iOS first then Android later. After a few months, in November the iOS version was released and the Android version was set to be released later.

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  • 29 April

    Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X Launching in North America August 30th, Preorders And Bonuses Announced

    Well, that didn’t take long! Just a couple days after SEGA’s announcement of the Japanese version of Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X HD (PS4) being pushed forward in launch to August 25th, SEGA of America has announced the North American versions will also be pushed forward with a new launch date of August 30th, 2016

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  • 27 April

    First Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X HD (PS4) Video Released, Launch Date Pushed Forward to August 25th

    With the launch of Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X (Vita version) now in the past, fans of the Diva series are now waiting for more news of the PlayStation 4 version launch. SEGA obliged today with the first official game video, along with a surprise announcement: The launch date has been pushed forward from its

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  • 25 April

    Hatsune Miku: Cheerful Ver. Re-release Announced for Charity Figure, Preorders Now Open!

    The Hatsune Miku: Cheerful Ver. figure has been announced for re-release as a charity figure in expressing condolences to those affected by the earthquakes in Kumamoto prefecture in April 2016. For each figure sold, Crypton Future Media and Good Smile Company (ENGLISH) will donate 2,000 yen to aid the relief efforts in Japan. The

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  • 25 April

    Hatsune Miku x Brave Frontier Collaboration

    Fans following Miku Expo NA's Twitter may have noticed a few pictures posted the other day of a very special truck holding not only the Miku Expo NA promotional images, but also something any Brave Frontier fan would recognize. Hatsune Miku is returning to Brave Frontier in a Hatsune Miku x Brave Frontier collaboration. https

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  • 24 April

    Prototype Mini Figure Vsinger Diungkapkan!

    Pada akhir tahun lalu, Vsinger menyelenggarakan sebuah kontes desain mini figure untuk karakter mereka, desain pemenangnya adalah seri “Language of Flowers” oleh 莱勒QWQ. Silakan cek di artikel kami sebelumnya untuk informasi lebih detail. Vsinger telah mengungkapkan prototype dan pengerjaan terakhir dari mini figure Yuezheng Ling, Zhiyu Moke dan YanHe di blog Weibo mereka. Prototype ini

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  • 24 April

    Gakken Music Study Project: Let’s Learn History and Science with VOCALOID!

    Did you find your school subjects such as History, Physics, or Chemistry class not interesting enough or too difficult? How about having your beloved VOCALOID characters like Miku, Rin, Len, GUMI, or Gakupo teaching you those subjects while singing your favorite songs such as Senbonzakura or Nou Shou Sakuretsu Girl? Gakken Plus, a publishing company

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  • 23 April

    Vsinger Mini Figure Prototype Revealed

    At the end of last year, Vsinger had a mini figure design contest for their characters. The winning design was the "Language of Flowers" series by 莱勒QWQ. Check out our previous article for more information. Now Vsinger has revealed a blog on their Weibo showing the prototypes and progress of Yuezheng Ling, Zhiyu Moke, and

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  • 23 April

    English Version of the VOCALOID Shop is Now Open

    Recently, YAMAHA has opened up their English version of the VOCALOID shop. Now you no longer need to rely on translation or navigating a Japanese website. Unfortunately, there is not much on offer at the moment. The only products you can purchase are the VOCALOID 4 Editor, VOCALOID 4 Editor for Cubase, and CYBER DIVA

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  • 23 April

    Studio Rana’s New Merchandise Announcement and Studio Rana Campaign on the VOCALOID Shop

    Rana's official Twitter has uploaded several images of the new merchandise sold at the "Studio Rana" event in Nakano. It is being held today on April 23rd until tomorrow on the 24th. All the merchandise will feature Rana, V4 flower, and Unity-chan's illustrations, which are made by Shindo Kamichi, Rana's official illustrator. Some of the

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  • 23 April

    Hatsune Miku Magical Mirai 2016 Ticket Applications Now Open

    Good news for Hatsune Miku fans, international and Japan alike: Applications are now open for Hatsune Miku: Magical Mirai 2016 concert event tickets! From today until May 23rd at 11:59 PM JST, you can apply for either SS or S seating tickets vias the official Magical Mirai website. The application enters you for a

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  • 22 April

    VSinger迷你桌面系列-花语Ver.Q版手办原型首度公开

    去年年底,VSinger举办了一个Q版手办的设计活动,最后由莱勒QWQ的「花语」脱颖而出。 (相关文章-VSINGER Q版手办造型募集获胜者公布!) 而今天官方在微博向大家介绍了手办原型师kiking 和海獭,并透露制作进度,不过神秘隐藏角色目前还是保密状态。 值得一提的是,官方将这套手办正式命名为「迷你桌面系列-花语Ver」,不知道这是否意味着「花语」只是手办计画的一小部分呢?让人充满了好奇。   微博内容节录 国内知名虚拟歌手品牌 VSinger 与知名手办品牌 Hobbymax 联手推出的 VSinger 迷你桌面系列--花语Ver手办原型首度大公开啦! 本次手办造型通过网络征集、粉丝票选产生,最终采用了唯美古韵的「花语系列」由莱勒QwQ绘制。无论是细腻的服饰处理、巧妙的古风元素运用,还是朦胧的水彩色调,都让人眼前一亮,回味许久。 乐正绫-花语灰模 徵羽摩柯-花语灰模 本次迷你桌面系列原型由首席原型师kiking和知名原型师海獭共同制作,并由kiking全程监修,精确地把握住原画人设的纤细感。作为VSinger首发全员迷你型手办,以玲珑精致的造型为大家的桌面呈现更多精采与欢乐。现公开的乐正绫360°原型,紫丁香簪花的双垂髻造型,蓬松的袄裙搭配披风,以及左手撑开的油纸伞,是不是格外恬美可人?同样公开的征羽摩柯原型,君子兰头巾和青海波印纹搭配更是为佩玉吹笛的翩翩少年增添不少异域风情。 花絮图更是放出了涂装进行中的言和小天使,小巧的流苏、茶盏还有微露的香肩实在让人把持不住啊!此外还有受邀参与的神秘嘉宾隐藏版哦~   关于HobbyMax HobbyMax是由手办原型师kiking一手建立的品牌,hobby是指「兴趣」,max表示「最大」,其主旨便是「延续自己心中最大的爱好」。 kiking在2009年创办原型工作室HobbyMax,其作品在网络上大获好评,2011年被日本Good Smile Company相中,踏上职业原型师之路,2015年离开GSC、并成立Hobbymax公司。 Hobbymax中聚集了许多中国的原型师、涂装师,还有曾从事模型生产的工程师、资深媒体从业人员等,自创立以来陆续推出许多优秀的手办。 Hobbymax公司的代表产品:2233娘盒蛋   相关连结 VSinger官方微博 HobbyMax官方微博 HobbyMax淘宝店铺

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  • 21 April

    SEGA Announces Racing Miku 2016 Module DLC for Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X

    SEGA has surprised us today by announcing a DLC for Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X that probably no one expected: a module of Hatsune Miku in the Racing Miku 2016 outfit. This marks the first time a Racing Miku design has been featured as a module in any Diva game since Racing Miku 2012. The

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  • 19 April

    Preorders Now Open for Nendoroid Co-de Hatsune Miku: Raspberryism

    The newest release in the trio of announced Hatsune Miku Nendoroid Co-de figures is the Raspberryism ver., which comes from Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X to accompany the song Raspberry Monster. She's definitely one of the "louder" Hatsune Miku figure designs in terms of deviation from her "default" outfit and look. The Raspberry Monster that

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