The artmania cafe gallery yokohama recently ran a 2 day fan art installation devoted to Mikudayo. Hit the jump to take a peek inside...if you dare.
What began as an April Fools Day prank in 2013 has become a terrifying reality as Good Smile Company prepares to unleash a cherry-blossom themed "Sakura Mikudayo" Nendoroid on the unsuspecting public. Hit the jump to learn more.
The search for the 2016 "Snow Miku" has begun with a contest sponsored by Piapro and Good Smile Company. The winner's design will become the official Hatsune Miku spin-off character for the 2016 Sapporo Snow Festival in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
Sega Prize has rolled out a new batch of cute and cool character goods based on Hatsune Miku and other vocaloid virtual idols to be used as prizes at Japanese arcades. Hit the jump to check them out.
Crypton Future Media has a big block of event programming scheduled for the upcoming Niconico Super Conference, entitled the "Hatsune Miku Super Conference Exhibition". Hit the jump to learn the details.
The "Hatsune Miku Spring Stamp Rally" event at Hirakata Park enters its second phase with a new badge to collect, new character goods, and a custom "artificial reality" smart phone app that lets users interact with virtual idol Hatsune Miku inside the amusement park. Hit the jump to learn more.
Hatsune Miku and Good Smile Company are off to the races again, this time for the 2015 Super GT Series. Hit the jump to learn more.
By special request of the Chinese government, a performance of the "Isao Tomita x Hatsune Miku: Symphony Ihatov" concert will be held at the Century Theater in Beijing in May. Hit the jump for more information.
Mikudayo will not be denied. As a special, in-game purchase beginning April Fool's Day, players of Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Arcade Future Tone will be able to unlock a mask that replaces their virtual idol's head with Mikudayo's enormous noggin. Hit the jump to learn more.
Crypton Future Media and the Gallery Nucleus of Alhambra, California, are joining forces to present an original exhibition show-casing artwork inspired by the world's most popular virtual idol, Hatsune Miku. Hit the jump to learn more.
It's official. Hatsune Miku is going to play the Nippon Budokan arena in September as part of the Magical Mirai 2015 tour. Hit the jump to learn more.
Will the world's most famous virtual idol rock the stage at Japan's most prestigious musical venue? Hit the jump to speculate.
For those that have been waiting patiently for the English version of Hatsune Miku's VOCALOID software, the wait is almost over, as Crypton Future Media has confirmed a Summer release for the vocal production software. Hit the jump for all of the details including news of a panel during next week's South by Southwest Interactive conference
On July 5th, three days after virtual idol Hatsune Miku made her US concert debut at Anime Expo 2011, Hiroyuki Itoh and Wataru Sasaki of Crypton Future Media passed through San Francisco. After sneaking into a hotel lobby, the creators of Hatsune Miku graciously agreed to answer a few questions for CrunchyNews. Full transcript after the jump!