Coming on November 1st, North American comics, manga and art book publisher Dark Horse will be releasing their their latest Hatsune Miku manga license. The two volume Hatsune Miku: Future Delivery has writer Satoshi Oshio and artist Hugin Miyama, the team behind the Overlord manga adaptation, telling the story featured in producer marasy's 2014 hit. Get a look at a preview after the jump.
Aware! Meisaku-kun is a five-minute short school comedy anime series inspired by various masterpiece stories that has been aired on NHK Educational TV since April 2016. In its upcoming 63rd episode to be aired on October 20, virtual singer Hatsune Miku will make a guest appearance and introduce her own story as a masterpiece. Hit the jump for more details.
Here's a neat optical illusion. Lovable Hatsune Miku is even more adorable dancing on a PC case. A viral Tweet out of Osaka had an LCD monitor as the side of a PC doing an cute holographic dance. Check out this neat PC mod after the jump.
So-bin, the artist and original character designer on the Overlord series almost never offers context for his posts on Twitter. (His blog is another story. There, he recently explained that he injured his shoulder and needed to visit a rehab clinic). For reason...maybe because her birthday recently passed.. or the 10th anniversary doings... or because Overlord volume 12 is around the corner, out on September 30th, he shared a Hatsune Miku sketch.
First organized by the UK music industry in 2013, Cassette Store Day celebrates music stores and their sales of music in the Compact Cassette format. Its Japanese observance has enlisted Hatsune Miku this year. She'll be wearing a street fashion outfit designed by MONQ (Magical Mirai 2014) for a MIKU’S TAPE -10th- Anniversary Edition Cassette Player Set, Miku's Tape - 10th Anniversary Edition, t-shirts, clearfile and keychains.
"Rin-chan Now!," Owata-P's 2011 video celebrating the the Kagamine twins' 4th birthday, in which Miku and Luka obsess over the cute title Vocaloid, spun off a manga by lyricist sexu and illustrator Hiro Tamura. Basically, "it's short stories about interactions that the authors wish they could have with because "She's adorable. It should be obvious." With Dark Horse set to publish volume 3 this monh, they've presented a preview of their English edition.
A new preview video goes behind the scenes for Hatsune Miku Sings Osamu Tezuka and Isao Tomita Live Music, an upcoming concept album featuring a three way collaboration between the virtual idol, the godfather of manga, and one of the pioneers of electronic music. Hit the jump to learn more.
On the 10th anniversary day for Hatsune Miku, the internationally well-known vocaloid character/digital idol, Good Smile Company released products photos of its newest Nendoroid figure of her based on the main visual for her 10th anniversary project drawn by her original package illustrator KEI. Check out the new Miku Nendoroid's details after the jump!
The official website and Twitter for the upcoming "Hatsune Miku Symphony 2017" orchestra concert today posted a main visual featuring the most popular vocaloid character playing a crystal-violin in black dress, drawn by her original illustrator KEI. Check out the visual and a highlight video from last year's concert after the jump!
This year's Magical Mirai is promising more and bigger events bringing everyone's favorite Vocaloid into our world. The latest? Collaborations with NazoMate and Miku☆Sanpo! Solve a puzzle to win prizes, and take selfies with Miku using Google's Tango technology. More info after the jump!
In commemoration of her 10th anniversary, Japan Post Office's Hokkaido branch will start offering the original frame stamp set featuring the internationally famous vocaloid character Hatsune Miku. The 3,900-limited item will be available at post offices all over Japan from August 31. Check out its cute design after the jump!