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!
For one day only on August 31, 2017, the official crest of Chiba City, Chiba Prefecture, Japan will transform into something unexpected: a symbolic representation of Crypton Future Media's beloved Vocaloid virtual idol, Hatsune Miku. Hit the jump to learn more.
It's now time for the 2017 version Hatsune Miku GT Project "Racing Miku" figure. The full scale fairy Miku is based on an illustration by the artist Tony and is now on sale. More after the jump.
Heading for a Japanese PlayStation 4 release on November 22nd, Hatsune Miku: Project Diva Future Tone DX will feature 238 tracks, including this year's Magical Mirai theme, "Sand Planet" by Hachi, and 398 module/costumes, including the 10th anniversary look. This giant jukebox of Miku is featured in a new, official promo. Check it out after the jump.
Get your vegetables and show your Vocaloid love with the new Hatsune Miku x NewDays collaboration! The convenience store chain is celebrating Miku's tenth anniversary with limited-edition goods. Hit the jump to preview what's on offer!
The official Twitter for Takara Tommy Arts' PriPara franchise announced today on August 19 that a new collaboration project between the ongoing series Idol Time PriPara and the most popular vocaloid character Hatsune Miku will launch this fall. Check out the visuals of the protagonist Laala Manaka and Yui Yumekawa wearing the Miku costume after the jump!