Jun 172017
 

New visuals have been revealed for the 71st exhibition at Osamu Tezuka manga museum. The exhibition will be held on July 1st~October 23rd in memorial of Isao Tomita, the synthesizer pioneer who composed the theme songs for Osamu Tezuka’s anime such as “Kimba the White Lion” and “Princess Knight”, and celebrates Hatsune Miku 10th anniversary.

The new visual reveals feature collaborations between Hatsune Miku and various famous works created by the legendary manga artist, Osamu Tezuka, with the first illustration showing Miku taking on the role of Princess Sapphire from Princess Knight by iXima. Other revealed visuals thus far include Hatsune Miku x Kimba the White Lion by Hyogonosuke, Hatsune Miku x Unico by Chamooi, and Hatsune Miku x Astro Boy by nekoita.

Flyers distributed in the exhibition will change the design accordingly for each month, in order: Hatsune Miku x Princess Knight by iXima, Hatsune Miku x Kimba the White Lion by Hyogonosuke, Hatsune Miku x Unico by Chamooi, and Hatsune Miku x Astro Boy by nekoita.

Hatsune Miku x Osamu Tezuka Exhibition ~ The World Connected by Isao Tomita will be held on July 1st~October 23rd at the Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum in Osamu Tezuka Memorial Hall (2nd Floor Exhibition Planning Room). Below is the full list of collaboration illustrations.

  • Hatsune Miku × Princess Knight illustration by iXima
  • Hatsune Miku × Kimba the White Lion illustration by Hyogonosuke
  • Hatsune Miku × Marvelous Melmo illustration by Kamogawa
  • Hatsune Miku × Black Jack illustration by Asagiri
  • Hatsune Miku × Dororo illustration by Saito Naoki
  • Hatsune Miku × Unico illustration by Chamooi
  • Hatsune Miku × Astro Boy illustration by nekoita
  • Hatsune Miku × Princess Knight illustration by Yunkel
  • Hatsune Miku × Buddha illustration by HannyaG
  • Hatsune Miku × The Three-Eyed One illustration by Yukino Tamago
  • Hatsune Miku × Phoenix illustration by Tezuka Productions

Via Crunchyroll

Jun 172017
 

The Hatsune Miku 10th anniversary “PPPPARTY!!! in AEON” theme song and music video have been released, and titled “TODAY THE FUTURE” by HarryP!

The collaboration will be held at AEON malls nationwide on June 17th~September 3rd in celebration of Hatsune Miku 10th anniversary, and features illustrations from 10 illustrators, Jumbo Mikudayo balloon exhibition (3 meters in height), DJ Live (one day per venue), and original card gifts in 10 designs. The schedule is as follows:

  • June 17th~18th : AEON Mall Lake Town Outlet
  • June 24th~25th : AEON Mall Fukuoka
  • July 1st~2nd : AEON Mall Hiroshima Gion
  • July 8th~9th : AEON Mall Natori
  • August 5th~6th : AEON Mall Odaka
  • August 19th~20th : AEON Mall Sakai Kitahanada
  • September 1st~3rd : AEON Mall Makuhari New City

Below is the music video, with music video and illustration by 駿 and agonasubi, respectively. Can you spot AEON malls hidden in the music video?

Jun 152017
 

 

A Hatsune Miku concert screening was leaked yesterday by Anime Expo when they uploaded the 2017 event schedule, but now we have the full details!

Crypton Future Media staff will be hosting a screening of the Miku Expo 2016 Japan tour concert event on July 2nd from 3:30PM~5:00PM in the Video 2 room at the JW Marriot. Be sure to bring your own glow sticks and join in on the fun! Entry is free to all AX attendees with badges.

Additionally, the same screening will also be played at Hyper Japan in London! Hyper Japan will be hosted from July 14th~16th at Tobacco Dock. More details of the screening schedule will be announced later.

Via @cfm_miku_en and @HYPERJAPANevent

Jun 142017
 

Every Miku fan’s favorite bicycle racing mascot is here! The Racing Miku 2016 TeamUKYO ver. is finally getting the Max Factory quality treatment, after previously appearing as a prize figure. Compared to that version, you can expect significant improvements in the sculpt and details.

The 2016 Racing Miku is here to support TeamUKYO as a scale figure!

The TeamUKYO Support Ver. of the official character of the Hatsune Miku GT Project, “Racing Miku” has been transformed into a scale figure! The illustration by popular animator Mai Yoneyama featuring Racing Miku in a TeamUKYO cycling jersey has been faithfully converted into a 1/7th scale figure.

She has a huge smile her face as she carries a spare bicycle tire and a bag filled with supplies for those who need some replenishment! The adorable Racing Miku is ready to support the team with a smile!

The figure is open for preorder now from Good Smile Company’s online shop, as well as various other partner shops. Preorders from GSC’s shop are available until August 3rd at 12:00 PM JST, with a price of 17,810 Yen ($163 USD), although this will vary among other shops. She’s expected to ship in March 2018.

Check out the shop links and gallery below!

> Tokyo Otaku Mode Use code “MikuFan06” for $5 off
> CDJapan
> Amiami
> Hobby Search

Jun 082017
 

Anime Expo has some surprising news for Miku fans attending the event this year! In celebration of Hatsune Miku’s 10th anniversary, 3 guest producers from past Miku Expo events will be performing at AX Dance on July 2nd from 7:00 PM!

The guests are BIGHEAD (Miku Expo 2014 theme song artist), HachiojiP (Miku Expo 2016 theme song artist), and Orkestrate (Miku Expo theme song runner-up)! The event has been sponsored by Just Dance (the game series, surprising, right?), and will be quite a memorable event with such a producer lineup gathered for the night. Entry is also free!

Don’t miss it if you’re attending Anime Expo! MikuFan staff will also be attending AX this year once again, and we’ll post details of our visit and giveaways soon!

Event Detail: http://www.anime-expo.org/celebrating-hatsune-mikus-10th-anniversary-dance-party-ax-2017/