Nov 262015

The winners of the Hatsune Miku Expo song contest have finally been announced! First up on the list is the grand prize winner, Circus-P for his song “Ten Thousand Stars”! The grand prize includes 30,000 Yen in products from Sonicwire, tickets to a location where the song will be performed, as well as his song being featured at one (or more) of the concerts in North America!

There are also two runner-ups, who have won 20,000 Yen in products from Sonicwire for their contributions. These include “Together, Make The Magic!” by Xyao-Ming, and “Constellation” by ϕrkestrate.

Lastly, there are two honorable mention winners. While there was no prize for getting an honorble mention, they were still note-worthy entries. These honorable mentions include “ALL IS MUSIC!” by YZYX, and “MikuMambo” by AlexTrip Sands.

Congratulations to all music contest participants!

Nov 182015

The 7th location in North America for Hatsune Miku Expo in 2016 is… Mexico City! Crypton has confirmed this location via the official Hatsune Miku Expo North America 2016 website. The event is scheduled for July 4th (Saturday) at the El Plaza Condesa venue (specific times and ticket info will be posted sometime soon). The official website has also been updated with an all new illustration by Neco, specifically for the North American tour site.

Se ha confirmado como séptimo destino de el tour de la miku Expo 2016 en Norteamérica a la ciudad de Mexico. Felicidades a todos los fans en Mexico!

Stay tuned for further event updates!

Nov 132015


The Snow Miku 2016 official tour packages have been announced today for domestic and overseas fans! The tours’ registrations will open on November 27th at 17:00 JST, and will come with the tours’ benefits such as a guaranteed access to the Nendoroid Snow Miku: Snow Owl Ver., an option for the figma Snow Miku: Snow Owl Ver., and more!

Package tours (Japanese & English)

  • Date: November 27th at 17:00 JST
  • Tours’ benefits: Nendoroid Snow Miku: Snow Owl Ver. and original goods from SONOCA
  • Optional: figma Snow Miku: Snow Owl Ver. and DJ Live Tickets
  • Links: TBA.

Nov 112015

Hot on the trails of Hatsune Miku’s 2016 Japan tour comes the announcement of Hatsune Miku Expo in North America, in no less than 7 locations, with the final location still to be announced!

Confirmed locations and dates:

– April 23rd, 2016: Seattle, Washington at WaMu Theater
Door: 7:00pm Show: 8:00pm – ON SALE 11/20 @ 9:00 AM PST!

– April 30th, 2016: San Francisco, California at The Warfield
Door: 12:30pm Show: 1:30pm – ON SALE 11/20 @ 9:00 AM PST!
Door: 7:00pm Show: 8:00pm – ON SALE 11/20 @ 9:00 AM PST!

– May 6th, 2016: Los Angeles, California at Microsoft Theater
Door: 7:00pm Show: 8:00pm – ON SALE 11/20 @ 9:00 AM PST!

– May 14th, 2016: Dallas, Texas at The Bomb Factory
Door: 7:00pm Show: 8:00pm – ON SALE 11/20 @ 10:00 AM CST!

– May 20th, 2016: Toronto, Ontario Canada at Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
Door: 7:00pm Show: 8:00pm – ON SALE 11/20 @ 12:00 PM EST!

– May 28th, 2016: New York, New York at Hammerstein Ballroom
Door: 12:30pm Show: 1:30pm – ON SALE 11/20 @ 12:00 PM EST!
Door: 7:00pm Show: 8:00pm – ON SALE 11/20 @ 12:00 PM EST!

– 7th location TBA!

VIP packages will also be available for the diehard fans that want the best seats and exclusive benefits. Additional event details and ticket sales will be starting shortly (we’ve included some ticket pages on the above time stamps). Stay tuned to either this article, the official Miku Expo US Tour page, or the official Hatsune Miku Facebook page for updates!

Crypton Future Media mentioned one final note: And…fans in the rest of world! Don’t get us wrong, we love you and will keep try to stop by your country one by one ♥

Oct 292015

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The Hatsune Miku Expo Japan Tour has been announced for presales lottery and accommodation packages in a few days from now. Fans can seize this chance to win an early guaranteed ticket(s) to the concert(s) prior to the normal sales rush, which is expected to follow soon afterwards. Both presales lottery and accommodation packages will be available to domestic and international fans.

Presales Lottery (Japanese & English)

  • Date: October 31st 12:00 JST ~ November 30th 23:59 JST
  • Standing: 7,000 yen (tax included)
    First floor / daytime/night show
  • U-18 seats (18 and under): 3,900 yen (tax included)
    Second floor / Daytime show / *Night show for Fukuoka’s concert
  • Group seat: 7,000 yen per person (tax included)
    Second floor / Night show

Accommodation packages (Japanese & English)

  • Date: November 4th 12:00 JST ~ November 18th 12:00 JST
  • Accommodation good: Exclusive Hatsune Miku flat pouch
  • Optional: Night show ticket

All sites will open on the ticket sale/accommodation package sale date(s).

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Accomodation-exclusive Hatsune Miku flat pouch

Via the official Hatsune Miku blog