July, 2016

  • 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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  • 8 July

    New VOCAMERICA Kickstarter Reward Tier and Bonus Announced

    With less than $400 USD to go (as of the time of this article) until the AVANNA stretch goal, EmpathP has announced a new reward tier for the VOCAMERICA Kickstarter as well as a bonus if $8,000 USD is reached by July 16th. This reward tier costs $150 USD and …

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  • 7 July

    IA’s 1st Live Concert in Shanghai “PARTY A GO-GO” Ticket Pre-Orders are Now Open!

    IA’s 1st Live Concert in Shanghai “PARTY A GO-GO” will be happening in Shanghai, China! The concert is now confirmed to be on the 27th of August at Shanghai’s QSW Convention Center. The setlist has not yet been revealed, but 1st Place has mentioned that she will sing popular songs …

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  • 7 July

    VNN French Looking for French Writers!/VNN est à la Recherche D’écrivains Français!

    Instruction en français au bas de l’article. VOCALOID News Network is proud to announce that we’ll be starting VNN French within the next few months. However, to start our new French language section, we’ll need help from fans. We have applications open until August 6th, 2016 for multilingual French speaking …

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  • 7 July

    Nendoroid Hatsune Miku: Lion Dance Ver. Preorders Open!

    Are you ready for cuteness and good fortune? Nendoroid Hatsune Miku: Lion Dance version is now available from Good Smile Company’s online shop! This makes the second chinese-inspired Hatsune Miku nendoroid by design, and definitely captures that essence nicely. See more at: http://www.mikufan.com/nendoroid-hatsune-miku-lion-dance-ver-preorders-open/#sthash.UiQsLix8.4HcYLMIf.dpuf

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  • 6 July

    SEGA’s Miku Flick/02 Mobile App Service Ends July 19th, 2016

    SEGA’s Miku Flick mobile app team posted news to Twitter today announcing the service end for Miku Flick/02, one of their rhythm game apps for iOS devices. The tweet states the game’s service will end later this month on July 17th. See more at: http://www.mikufan.com/segas-miku-flick02-mobile-app-service-ends-july-19th-2016/#sthash.k3Hsq8Gz.qxcZpQpW.dpuf

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  • 6 July

    Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X Full English Site Is Now Live

    The Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X official English website has fully launched today. The site now fully displays the details carried over from the Japanese site in English, including: the introduction, Cloud Requests, music, modules, stages, concert editor, home, English trailers, and various associated game retailers. See more at: http://www.mikufan.com/hatsune-miku-project-diva-x-full-english-site-is-now-live/#sthash.baaNKoLr.Kf1eLu68.dpuf

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  • 4 July

    “Play! Play!” Album Review

    The Chinese group 咏吟轩 (Yong Yin Xuan) is a group composed of Chinese artists (producers, lyricists, illustrators, etc.). These include JusF周存, 耶Aya叁, Sya, GhostFinal, and more! They have recently came together to make another album titled “Play! Play!”, featuring eight amazing tracks using the Chinese VOCALOIDs. When I heard the cross-fade, I (Monds) instantly …

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