May 312019
 

Poppro, China’s own version of piapro, has recently launched a MIKU WITH YOU song contest, inviting all the eager producers for a chance to have their songs featured at the MIKU WITH YOU concert, as well as: a ticket to attend it, a 1,000 CNY voucher for use at the venue, and a spot in the official album itself.

The contest’s rules are fairly simple: an original submission in MP3 format that’s no longer than 4 minutes and 30 seconds, and must be sang only by Hatsune Miku herself (Harmonies track included). Please note that acappella is not accepted, and that the entry cannot be published elsewhere before the results are in. Lyrics need to go into their specific column when submitting.

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We would like to thank our partners from VNN for the contest’s terms of usage, as listed below!

Contest’s Term of Usage:

  • You must be 18 or older in order to partecipate. In case you’re younger, you will need permission from your relatives.
  • Songs composed in collaboration between multiple people can only be represented by one single individual.
  • Your entry must be an unreleased original song. It needs to have never been published before.
  • You cannot sign any commercial contract with companies and such during the contest’s period.
  • Please submit your entries before the deadline.
  • In case of infringement of a third party copyright, the organizers take no responsibility of the issue. The contestant shall solve it instead.
  • Make sure to use a valid e-mail address, as they will inform you of your winning entry via e-mail. You need to confirm and reply to them within 10 days, or your winning work will be canceled.
  • Keep your project files and be prepared to give them to the organizers, since they may need them to adapt it and make the live performance even better!
  • The winning entry may be promoted on social medias and such by the organizers.
  • After being adopted, the entry’s license shall be transferred to the organizer, who will also pay the artist its usage copyright fees.

The deadline is July 4th at 0:00 CST (China Standard Time). Give it your all!

MIKU EXPO Song Contest: https://www.poppro.cn/html/activity-detail.html?id=MTc=

Some info via VNN

May 312019
 

The full MV for Hatsune Miku: Magical Mirai 2019 theme song “Bless Your Breath” by KurageP/Wada Takeaki is now online! The MV is now available on KurageP/Wada Takeaki‘s Nicovideo and the official Hatsune Miku Youtube channel; the song and the MV will also be available as part of the Magical Mirai 2019 OFFICIAL ALBUM to be released on July 10th, 2019. Check out the MV below!

Magical Mirai 2019 https://magicalmirai.com/2019

Words / Music KurageP/Wada Takeaki
Vocal Hatsune Miku
Illustration Cheriko
Movie / Animation Yuma Saito
Off Vocal COMING SOON

May 292019
 

From now and until June 16th, 2019, Goodsmile Racing will have a Hatsune Miku GT Project exhibition open at Akiba Co Gallery in Akihabara, Japan!

Activities include some displays showing the history of Racing Miku and Goodsmile Racing, Racer cardboard cutouts for photos, and a Grand Turismo time attack driving simulation setup for setting some records!

There is also an additional can badge benefit for personal sponsors visiting the exhibition! If you bring the “Special 1” voucher from the sheet of personal sponsors coupons (which you should have received as a personal sponsor), you’ll receive a limited can badge in return!

Exhibition Hours
Weekdays: 3:00 PM ~ 7:00 PM
Weekends: 11:00 AM ~ 7:00 PM

May 292019
 

The crossfade for the Hatsune Miku Expo 5th Anniversary E.P. is now online on the official Hatsune Miku YouTube channel! The album features a compilation of all Miku Expo theme songs, as well as some tracks from past Miku Expo song contest winners and other guests.

The limited edition album is scheduled for a May 29th, 2019 release for 2500 Yen. You can preorder the album right now over at CDJapan!

> Hatsune Miku Expo 5th Anniversary E.P. on Tokyo Otaku Mode
> Hatsune Miku Expo 5th Anniversary E.P. on CDJapan

Below is the album tracklist and details:

1. Lucky☆Orb feat. Hatsune Miku by emon(Tes.)
2. Music Like Magic! feat. Hatsune Miku by OSTER project
3. Decade feat. Hatsune Miku by Dixie Flatline
4. Blue Star feat. Hatsune Miku by Hachioji P
5. Sharing The World feat. Hatsune Miku by BIGHEAD
6. Ten Thousand Stars feat. Hatsune Miku by Circus-P
7. Can’t Make A Song!! feat. Hatsune Miku by beat_shobon
8. Miku feat. Hatsune Miku (Japanese Version) by Anamanaguchi
9. Through The Night feat. Hatsune Miku by Slushii
10. Lucky☆Orb feat. Hatsune Miku (3R2 Remix) by emon(Tes.)
11. Lucky☆Orb feat. Hatsune Miku (Yunosuke Remix) by emon(Tes.)
12. Lucky☆Orb feat. Hatsune Miku (2ToneDisco Remix) by emon(Tes.)

Miku Expo Official Site → https://mikuexpo.com/

May 252019
 

A recent announcement from Sega Plaza on Twitter has revealed a new line of Christmas Hatsune Miku Sega Prize goods for release this Christmas, based on the new Christmas Miku design by KEI. A figure, a set of three mini plushies, a plushie, and blankets in two design will be embracing the new design for this Christmas release. The release dates for these are still unknown, but expect more info to follow soon. Stay tuned!

Sega Plaza on Twitter: https://twitter.com/seganewsnavi