July, 2016

  • 20 July

    Snow Miku x Chillout Ice Lounge in Dubai Launched!

    Crypton Future Media has announced a Snow Miku collaboration in cooperation with Hokkaido Bureau of Economy, Trade, and Industry for the Chillout lounge in Dubai starting from today – “Chillout” × “SNOW MIKU” Project ~EXPERIENCE HOKKAIDO~. The collaboration features Snow Miku ice sculpture, screening of special programs, and a wide …

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  • 20 July

    The Mobile Rhythm Game《Zyon》& EXIT TUNES Have Just Opened MAYU’s Special Event

    Powered by EXIT TUNES, the largest Japanese ACG record company and the mobile rhythm game《Zyon》have just released their newest update featuring EXIT TUNES’ VOCALOID “MAYU“. As a rhythm game focusing on original music and VOCALOID-licensed songs, Zyon has had a great start since its iOS launch in November 2015 and …

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  • 19 July

    星愿 Starwish Album Review

    The 星愿 Starwish album was released in March as the first album featuring the Chinese VOCALOID 4, Stardust. This album not only featured previously released demo songs but also has new songs yet to be uploaded by Quadimension. And now I (Hoshi) am finally reviewing it! In total, the album featured …

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  • 19 July

    KAITO and MEIKO Hanairogoromo Ver. Details Revealed!

    In addition to the reveal of the prototype for the 1/8 scale KAITO Hanairogoromo version, details on how to order both KAITO and MEIKO were revealed. These KAITO and MEIKO Hanairogoromo version figures are a must have for fans! KAITO Hanairogoromo Ver. While we covered MEIKO quite a while ago, …

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  • 19 July

    VOCAMERICA Updates: New Reward Tiers, Teasers, and More!

    The VOCAMERICA Kickstarter is just a little under $100 USD away from its $10,000 USD stretch goal. This goal will unlock OLIVER and, after that, we’ll be $4,000 away from unlocking all of the stretch goal performers! EmpathP is already preparing for the OLIVER stretch goal but has also released …

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  • 16 July

    VOCALOID News Network Mascots Revealed

    To celebrate out first anniversary, we’ve created two mascots! Currently, these VOCALOID News Network mascots are not VOCALOIDs nor UTAUs. For the moment, they’re simply characters made to represent our site. About the Mascots The female character is named Vivi while the male is named En. We based the designs …

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  • 15 July

    Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X HD Demo Now Available in Japan

    SEGA has released the Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X HD demo for JP PlayStation Store starting today. The demo comes at a size of 525 MB, and features up to three playable songs: “Satisfaction”, “Raspberry Monster”, and “LOL -lots of laugh-“, as well as a tutorial featuring “Ievan Polkka”. Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X was …

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  • 15 July

    PICTcake Announced Limited Summer Festival Miku Cakes For Hatsune Miku’s 9th Anniversary

    PICTcake has announced the limited edition summer festival Miku cakes in celebration for the upcoming Hatsune Miku’s 9th anniversary on August 31st. The cakes are decorated in a similar fashion to the collaboration cakes held last year for Hatsune Miku’s 8th anniversary, where the cakes are topped with orange, peach, kiwi …

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  • 15 July

    Huge Surprise Coming from VNN in Celebration of 1st Anniversary

    Happy 1st Anniversary to the VOCALOID News Network! In the past year, we’ve accomplished more than we could have ever hoped to do. This simple fan site that was meant to share news and other interesting things has evolved into a multilingual hub. We are literally the VOCALOID News Network. …

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  • 12 July

    YANHE MMD Model by REMmaple

    If you are into MMD or even VOCALOID in general, chances are you have heard of REMmaple’s models. He is well-known for doing some great work. His most recent model to be released is that of YANHE. For those of you who did not know, YANHE’s birthday was on July …

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  • 10 July

    VOCALOID News Network Recap of Anime Expo 2016

    Hello, I’m Cowfee, the head editor of VOCALOID News Network! Last week from Friday to Monday (July 1st-4th), I was able to attend the largest anime convention in the world known as Anime Expo, located in Los Angeles, California. Though I’m certainly no stranger to AX and its chaotic, crowded …

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  • 10 July

    VOCAMERICA Kickstarter Updates! $8,000 Stretch Goal Reached

    The VOCAMERICA Kickstarter has reached its $8,000 USD goal, unlocking AVANNA for future concerts. In addition, the $8k goal unlocked the special Kickstarter-exclusive Elf AVANNA keychain for everyone who donates $15 USD or more. With AVANNA reached, the next stretch goal is $10,000 for OLIVER! Before that, though, are lots …

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  • 9 July

    Vsinger’s “Language of Flower” Mini Figures Open for Pre-order!

    Vsinger has finally announced that the mini figure series “Language of Flower” is opening for pre-orders! They also featured a series of photos to give us a good look of the cute mini figures. Besides Vsinger’s main six, Stardust will also be included as a “Guest Character” and the mysterious …

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  • 9 July

    Hatsune Miku V4X Featured On DTM Magazine, August 2016 Issue

    in light of Hatsune Miku V4X’s software release scheduled for August, DTM Magazine, Japan’s leading desktop music magazine publication, has featured her art on the front cover of the August edition of the magazine. Along with the front page feature, the magazine issue also features cross talks and questionnaires with …

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  • 8 July

    Otomachi Una Demo for Sugar and Spicy Revealed!

    We have recently announced that Sugar and Spicy weren’t two VOCALOIDs but two different voice banks for a single character named Otomachi Una. Now we’re happy to say that the first Otomachi Una demo is out! “Fantastic Night” by Ozashin is a cute pop song that features just Sugar and …

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