Mercuryw

A Hatsune Miku fan from Thailand since 2009, Mercuryw joined MikuFan.com as the co-writer since mid-2014. You can find Mercuryw on Twitter at @Mercuryw_.

Apr 202017
 

Previously announced for Japan earlier this year, the Hatsune Miku V4X themed glasses by Washin are now available for preorder worldwide! Washin has been known for their collaborations with Hatsune Miku for many years since 2013, and their latest masterpiece is finally here!

The glasses maintain the refined features from Hatsune Miku V4X’s design with arm sleeve inspired temples, the signature “01” on the left tip, and her tie pin on the right. The glasses are also PC glasses, which come equipped with lenses designed to provide protection against blue light emitted by electronic devices (you can also can swap them to prescription lenses afterwards).

Preorders are now available worldwide on Tokyo Otaku Mode’s shop for $139.99, with orders expected to ship out in July 2017. Follow the link below and use the coupon code “MikuFan04” to get an extra $5 off during the month of April!

> Hatsune Miku V4X themed glasses by Washin on Tokyo Otaku Mode

Apr 092017
 

The first race of 2017 Super GT series has concluded with Goodsmile racing winning the first place at Okayama international circuit. Congratulations to the team, and the drivers Nobuteru Taniguchi (left) & Tatsuya Kataoka (right)! It’s been nearly two years since Goodsmile Racing won the first race of the season back in 2014, and we’re excited to see a good start for the team this year.

We also have a Racing Miku cheer illustration from Tony Taka, the official Racing Miku 2017 illustrator, for Goodsmile Racing. Fight, GSR!

Mar 312017
 

The Hatsune Miku: Magical Mirai 2017 concept art has been released! The key visual this year is designed by iXima, the official illustrator behind Hatsune Miku V3 and V4X boxart. With the release of the spectacular design in details, now is your chance to prepare your cosplay and fanart!

The design from last year’s event received an overwhelming amount of fanart, and we’re looking forward to see more competition this year! View the full resolution image on the official site!

e.d. The notes in the lower right of the art mention the part highlighted in purple are the parts of the shirt that have “some thickness”.

 

Mar 242017
 

Two Hatsune Miku themed PlayStation 4 top covers have been announced for Japan this April. The two top covers take on designs based on the popular games Hatsune Miku: VR Future Live and Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone, with each top covers priced at 3,000 yen.

The Hatsune Miku: VR Future Live top cover is open for preorder via Sony Store Japan, while the Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone top cover sale is exclusive to Sony Store Sapporo. Both top covers will launch on April 1st. If you’re paying Sony Store Sapporo a visit on April 1st, there’ll also be the h.ear on Hatsune Miku edition headphones on sale limited to only 39 units.

Additionally, Sony also offers deals for PlayStation 4 together with the top cover priced at 31,980 yen for the 500 gigabyte model and 36,980 yen for the 1 terabyte model.

 

Mar 102017
 

With the passing of Miku Day on March 9th, we’re now a step closer to Hatsune Miku 10th anniversary! The official Hatsune Miku 10th anniversary site has received a new update detailing a collaboration store to be held at Atre Akihabara in Akihabara on April 22nd~May 7th.

Limited goods, collaboration goods, and wall wrappings have been announced for the collaboration, while further plans will follow at later dates. If you’re planning a visit to Japan, be sure to visit the collaboration store at the second floor event space at Atre Akihabara 1 building!

> Hatsune Miku 10th Anniversary Site