Virtual YouTuber Himemori Luna made her debut on YouTube on January 4, 2020. To celebrate the first anniversary of her activities, her character designer Hiro Kanzaki (Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai and Eromanga Sensei novel illustrator) has provided a special illustration. Check out the lovely visual of her holding a bouquet of flowers after the jump!
Let's celebrate the New Year along with three sisters! The official website for the Sister Princess 20th anniversary project has announced that a New Year's greeting video from Karen (CV: Natsuko Kuwatani), Sakuya (Yui Horie), and Kaho (Hisayo Mochizuki) will be posted on its official YouTube channel at 12:00 a.m. on January 1, 2021 (JST) / 7:00 a.m. on December 31, 2020 (PT). Hit the jump for more details.
In the latest 62nd episode streamed on the Sister Princess franchise's official YouTube channel last night, Karen, one of the 12 sisters who has been active as a virtual YouTuber, finally revealed a 3D visual of Aria (CV: Nana Mizuki). Now, the visuals of all five sisters who will be participating in the upcoming virtual live concert have been introduced. Meet the 2021 version Aria after the jump!
If you're thinking of debuting as a virtual YouTuber/singer, this could be a great opportunity. Hololive Production, a Tokyo-based entertainment company COVER's virtual Youtuber agency, will hold an open audition for an English-speaking virtual singer for its female group Hololive English. Hit the jump for more details.
This must be the best Valentine's Day gift for all big brothers! In the latest 59th episode streamed last night, Karen, one of the 12 sisters who has been active as a virtual YouTuber, announced that the postponed virtual live concert by its select five sisters is newly set for February 14, 2021. Check out the latest information including Mamoru's 3DCG visual.
Ameno Wata and Kagami Kaka, the first two new virtual Youtubers from a Hyogo-based company HartsN's entertainment division "9ZLabo," posted their first videos on YouTube simultaneously on November 1. The two girls were designed by acclaimed game illustrator Itaru Hinoue, known for her works for Key's famous visual novel Kanon (1999), AIR (2000), and CLANNAD (2004). Learn more about them after the jump!
The official website for the Sister Princess franchise's 20th-anniversary project announced today that the highly-anticipated virtual live concert by its select five sisters - Karen, Sakuya, Kaho, Mamoru, and Aria, is postponed to the early spring of 2021. It was originnaly slated for December of this year. Hit the jump for more details.
Virtual YouTuber/artist Kizuna AI announced today that her second solo live concert "Kizuna AI 2nd Live 'hello, world 2020'" will be streamed for free on her official YouTube channel "A.I. Channel" on December 29, 2020. It will have been just two years since her first concert "Kizuna AI 1st Live 'hello, world'" in December 2018. Hit the jump for more details.
As reported last month, Happinet's new virtual YouTuber project Onegai, Patron-sama! / Dear My Patron will include a web anime series. The anime's "episode 0" introducing the encounter between its two protagonists, Asahi and Ryoya, is set to be posted on the project's official YouTube channel at 10:00 a.m. on October 11, 2020 (JST). Check out more information after the jump!
The Sister Princess franchise's crowdfunding finally ended its 16-day campaign at 23:59 on September 23 (JST), having raised 53,478,175 yen from 1,472 supporters, which was a huge 267 percent of its initial goal of 20 million yen. Why has it become so successful? Let's consider the two main reasons for it after the jump.
One day before the last day, the Sister Princess franchise's crowdfunding campaign has already collected an impressive 43,371,800 yen, 216 percent of its initial goal of 20 million yen. That amount is more than enough to realize its two stretch goals - Karen's swimsuit costume and a full album performed by five sisters. Hit the jump for more details.
Soon after reaching the initial goal of 20 million yen to realize the virtual live concert by Karen, Sakuya, Kaho, Mamoru, and Aria, the Sister Princess crowdfunding campaign has announced two new stretch goals - 35 million yen for Karen's swimsuit costume and 40 million yen for an album that includes songs by all five sisters. Hit the jump for more details.
Virtual YouTuber/artist Kizuna AI's official YouTube channel has started streaming a full music video for "LOVE/SHI/I," a duet song with KAF to be included in their first collaboration single "Ai to Hana" (Love and Flowers) to be released on September 23, 2020. Check out their face expressions that they have never shown before after the jump.
As reported, the 20th-anniversary project for the Sister Princess franchise launched a crowdfunding campaign for a virtual live concert by five sisters: Karen, Sakuya, Kaho, Mamoru, and Aria last night. No surprise, it immediately reached its goal of 20 million yen (about 188,000 US dollars) only in seven hours. Hit the jump for more details.