Tokyo-based official character cake shop PICTCAKEchara has started accepting orders for the 2015 Christmas cake featuring the most famous vocaloid character, Hatsune Miku. The two-type Miku illustrations are newly drawn by popular artist Nardack, well known for his main visual work for the Snow Miku 2015 event. Check the details after thejump.
For seven years, Hatsune Miku has been supporting her home town with big presentations at Sapporo's seven decade old Snow Festival. Preparations for the February 6th event are already in high gear with wrappers on the local trans, a 39ch preview of theme song “Before The Snow Melts”, from Doriko, and a look at Snow Owl Version Nendoroid and a figma from Good Smile Company. Check them out after the jump.
Artist/designer/animator and raging Asuka fan mebae (C – Control – The Money and Soul of Possibility and Takashi Murakami's 6♡PRINCESS) is the mastermind of the latest Hatsune Miku scale figure made by Max Factory and distributed by Good Smile Company. The 1/7 Miku has a ballerina inspired look with long winding twin-tailed hair, tutu, hair accessory and curvey form. Get a look after the jump.
Vocaloid superstar Hatsune Miku is heading back to North America next spring as part of her Hatsune Miku Expo 2016 tour. Eight shows in six cities are currently scheduled, with tickets set to go on sale November 20th. See where she's heading after the jump.
Virtual idol Hatsune Miku and Italian hobby horse Rody are teaming up again, this time as the "Hatsune Miku x CuteRody" line of Nendoroid Plus pullback racers from FREEing and Good Smile Company. Hit the jump to learn more.
In 2016, Bandai's Aikatsu! virtual idols will be staging a series of projection mapping live-events in Osaka and Tokyo, and Hatsune Miku will be performing as well as a special guest. Hit the jump to learn more.
Atlus updated Persona 4: Dancing All Night with the second-to-last bit of DLC, bringing Hatsune Miku's version of "Heaven (ATOLS Remix)" into the rhythm game along with some other goodies. On top of Miku, two music tracks and the Nanako costume set are also available. Hit the jump for more.
Victor Entertainment is gearing up to release a deluxe Bluray set of Hatsune Miku's "Magical Mirai 2015" concert, which was filmed at the prestigious Nippon Budokan venue. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official YouTube channel for 38-year-old Japanese pop singer Namie Amuro has posted a 150-second music video for "B Who I Want 2 B feat. HATSUNE MIKU," a collaboration song between her and the most popular vocaloid character Hatsune Miku. Check the 2D/3D hybrid CG video after the jump.
Through October 19th, The Hatsune Miku Expo tour is hosting an international songwriting competition. They are looking for new original tracks sung by Miku and the song chosen to be the Grand Prize will be performed by Miku at a future Hatsune Miku Expo concert. Weekly, Miku's 39ch has been posting a set of entry spotlights. Get a look at the sampled 20 after the jump.