As Time magazine recounts 2014 and moves towards its famous Person of the Year, it's published a list of The 15 Most Influential Fictional Characters of 2014. While Hello Kitty gets in on the caboose, Hatsune Miku takes a very respectable 8th ranking, beating the likes of Mr Poo, the mother in How I Met Your... and American Yandere Amy Dunne. Check out the list after the jump.
Kadokawa's YouTube anime channel today posted a promotional video to announce the upcoming manga and live-action film adaptations of Rerulili's popular vocaloid song sung by Hatsune Miku and GUMI, "Nou Shou Sakuretsu Girl" (Spinal Fluid Explosion Girl). Check the clip with the latest information after the jump.
With the help of the 3D projection system from Crypton Future Media’s labo team “Labopton," Hatsune Miku performed with DUB-Russell and (*L_*) at the legendary Womb nightclub for Red Bull Music Academy Tokyo 2014. Get a look after the jump.
Hatsune Miku Project Diva F2 hits North America for PlayStation 3 and Vita today (and Europe the 21st). In addition to new songs and edit mode features, this one really caters to international fans. With the sequel, you’ll finally get to experience English subtitles on the songs for the very first time. Check out the launch trailer after the jump.
This weekend, The Motegi GT 250km Race, Round 8 of the 2014 AUTOBACS SUPER GT series, was held at the Twin Ring Motegi in Tochigi Prefecture, with The GT300 class Drivers Championship title going to No. 4 GOODSMILE HATSUNE MIKU Z4 drivers Nobuteru Taniguchi and Tatsuya Kataoka by hanging on to finish 3rd in this final race. Leading into this, Good Smile Company showcased their Good Smile Racing Hatsune GT figure, designed by Macross co-creator Shoji Kawamori.
Hatsune Miku mania continues to run wild and the hits keep coming from Vocaloid music producer Keeno. Watch a new PV that showcases Miku’s virtual golden pipes after the jump!
Hatsune Miku's 39ch has posted the HATSUNE MIKU x TETSUYA NOMURA（SQUARE ENIX） collaboration video that was screened at Hatsune Miku art exhibition "Universal Positivity"@Wallplay (Oct. 9th-Oct. 19th), as a part of HATSUNE MIKU EXPO 2014 in New York. Get a look after the jump.
Hatsune Miku and Vocaloid rhythm game Project Diva Arcade is set to roll out a November update with four new songs: "Step Forward" by Chesa, "Tsuki Mukau Made no Travel" by vilP, "Black Note ni Obore Sasete" by Shu13, and, in honor of Meiko's 10th birthday on 5th of the month, "Nostalogic" by yuukiss. Check out the preview after the jump.