Feb 092016


U/M/A/A Inc. has launched today a global online webstore for CDs and merchandises, in response to the growing demand. The store features various goods by artists such as DECO*27, sasakure.UK, and PinocchioP, and cover worldwide orders and shippings.
Goods such as CDs, T-shirts, towels, badges, and other goodies are available through the store now, with many more releases to come: http://umaa.jugemcart.com/
> Visit U/M/A/A’s official webstore!

Feb 072016


This year’s Winter Wonder Festival has shown many fascinating reveals and new upcoming figure releases. We’ve gathered in this article all the official figure announcements today.

Highlights of reveals and announcements:

  • Nendoroid Co-de x Sega feat. Hatsune Miku Project “Hatsune Miku OP ver.” – Date and Pricing: Preorders begin in Spring 2016.
  • Nendoroid Co-de x Sega feat. Hatsune Miku Project “Sweet Pumpkin” – Date and Pricing: N/A
  • Nendoroid Petite: Hatsune Miku Selection Renewal – Date and Pricing: N/A
  • Hatsune Miku: Orange Blossom ver. 1/7 scale figure by Max Factory – Date and Pricing: Preorders announced for Autumn 2016.
  • Nendoroid Racing Miku 2016 – Date and Pricing: Preorders announced for January 1st~February 29th.
  • Nendoroid Co-de Sega feat. Hatsune Miku Project “Raspberryism” – Date and Pricing: N/A 
  • Racing Miku 2016: Thailand ver. 1/8 scale figure by FREEing – Date and Pricing: N/A 
  • Good Smile Hatsune Miku AMG 1/43 scale – Date and Pricing: N/A 
  • Good Smile Hatsune Miku AMG 1/32 scale – Date and Pricing: N/A 
  • Good Smile Hatsune Miku SLS 1/32 scale – Date and Pricing: N/A 
  • Racing Miku: TeamUKYO Cheering ver. by Max Factory – Date and Pricing: N/A 
  • Nendoroid Co-de x Sega feat. Hatsune Miku Project “Breathe With You” – Date and Pricing: N/A 
  • Hatsune Miku: 2D Dream Fever ver. by Alphamax – Date and Pricing: N/A 

In addition to the figure news, Goodsmile Racing has revealed an all-new Mercedes AMG GT3 (2016 model) design for their next season. Unfortunately the car did not arrive on time and will instead make appearance on next Sunday.

Also released today is the Hatsune Miku by iDoll x Nendoroid concept movie featuring the song “Hajimete no Oto” by malo. She can also be seen at her booth in Winter Wonder Festival 2016 today:


Below is a gallery of official photos and photos courtesy of @figsoku and @t_minatsuki on Twitter.


Feb 052016

Good Smile Company has announced Nendoroid Co-de(s) based on module(s) from Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X in celebration of Nendoroid’s 10th anniversary. The design(s) will be chosen via an official poll, which has been announced to open later in March this year.

The total number of modules in Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X was confirmed to exceed 300 modules, which would offer fans a wide range of choices to choose their favorites to be made into Nendoroid Co-de(s).

> Visit the special site!

What is Nendoroid Co-de?

“Nendoroid Co-de is a new addition to the Nendoroid series based on the theme of dressing-up characters! The figures have fixed poses and each come with four parts – the head, upper garment, lower garment and shoes. Each of these parts can be swapped between characters allowing for all sorts of possibilities. The more you collect, the more dress-up options become available to you!” Via Good Smile

Feb 052016

In the surprising turn of events today, the eight location for Hatsune Miku Expo 2016 tour in North America has surfaced: Chicago at The Chicago Theater on May 25th. The official announcements came via the official tweet and the official site update just recently.

Tickets will go on sale from February 12th at 11:00 AM CST. Stay tuned for further event updates!

> Hatsune Miku Expo 2016 tour in North America

Feb 042016

Sega has released the next information update for Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X! The information this time mainly focuses on the character interactions and friendship level in Home, also known as the new title for DIVA Room in the previous titles.

Friendship level is determined by the player’s interactions in game with the characters. An increase in friendship level can give the players small advantages in quests or eventually unlock new quest(s).

Raising the friendship level can be done with gifts or completing the special gift event, which triggers a dialogue giving away hints for a specific item. Succeeding in giving the correct item will greatly increase the friendship level.

Interactions with the characters can also unlock quests, Event Quest(s), and character-specific Event Quests when a certain condition has been met. Furthermore, the modules’ elements also affect the characters’ dialogues and interactions. For an example, a COOL element module will give a cooler expression.

Below are the lists of the newly announced songs, medley, and modules for the game.

New Songs

New Modules

  • Layered Envy by SHIN-ICHI SATAKE (COOL)
  • Hikyou Blue, Hikyou Red, Hikyou Green, Hikyou Orange, Hikyou Yellow, Nazo no Onna Kanbu by Tamotsu Shinohara (CHAOS)
  • Twinkle Star, Lyrical Star, Radical Star, Fresh Star, Splash Star, Passion Star by Tama (CUTE)