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

May 242019
 


Today is the qualifying race for SUPER GT 2019 Round 3 in Suzuka! Goodsmile Racing is hoping for a much better performance in today and tomorrow’s races, and this time the weather looks like it will make it easier. Illustrator Annin Oiko has drawn today’s cheer illustration, with a brilliant smile to help guide GSR to victory! Fight, GSR!

Just in time for the next round of races is the launch of figma Racing Miku 2019 from Good Smile Company’s shop! If you’ve been wanting this year’s Racing Miku figma without the additional sponsors benefits, now’s your chance to to snag her.

A figma of the official character of the 2019 Hatsune Miku GT Project!

The 2019 edition of the official character of the 2019 Hatsune Miku GT Project, Racing Miku, is joining the figma series! This year’s design is illustrated by Annindofu and the figma can easily be posed in the original pose from the original illustration along with various other poses! An articulated figma stand is also included, allowing for all sorts of different scenes!

The figma is available from Good Smile Company’s online shop starting today, and will be taking preorders until June 20th at 12:00 PM JST. She’s priced at 7,700 JPY ($69.99 USD), and is expected to ship in November 2019. She’s also available from these other online shops listed below!

This is a GSR Coupon item. Details here → https://www.goodsmileracing.com/sponsors/coupon/?language=en

> Tokyo Otaku Mode (Supports MikuFan!)
> CDJapan (Supports MikuFan!)
> Hobby Link Japan
> Good Smile Company
> Amiami
> Hobby Search
> Nippon Yasan

For those that would like to enjoy additional benefits, round 2 of figma sponsors courses are available until June 17th, 2019! Check them out here → http://www.goodsmileracing.com/en/sponsor/personal/

May 132019
 

If you’re a fan of Thailand version Racing Miku, you’ll be happy to hear that the 2018 version scale figure by FREEing has appeared for preorder just a week after the 2017 version!

Presenting the 2018 Thailand Support Ver. Of Racing Miku from the Hatsune Miku GT Project!

The 2018 Thailand Support Ver. Of Racing Miku 2018 from the Hatsune Miku GT Project is now a scale figure! Based on the design by illustrator Hiro Kanzaki, the energetic Racing Miku has been brought to life. Her costume and tanned skin are unique features of the Thailand Support Ver. Parts of her costume, sunglasses and her twintails have been recreated with translucent parts. Be sure to add her to your collection!

Racing Miku 2018 Thailand ver. is now available for preorder from Good Smile Company’s online shop for 15,400 JPY ($140 USD), and will be open for preorder until June 13th, 2019 with an expected ship date of October 2019. She’s also available from these other online shops!

> Tokyo Otaku Mode (Supports MikuFan!)
> CDJapan (Supports MikuFan!)
> Hobby Link Japan (Supports MikuFan!)
> Good Smile Company
> Amiami
> Hobby Search
> Nippon Yasan

May 092019
 

Good Smile Company’s “Snow Miku Time” livestream event has finished, and has a lot of exciting news to share! If you missed the live stream event, you can rewatch the YouTube recording for as long as it’s available. Let’s get started on the announcements!

Even though it was the last part of the live stream, the reveal of the Snow Miku and Yukine 2020 design finalists is what everyone was waiting for! Here’s the list of the 6 finalists:

#1: “Grand Piano” by 杏夏蜜柑 → https://piapro.jp/t/saxQ
#2: “Taiko” by こり → https://piapro.jp/t/YxrR
#3: “Horn” by メープル → https://piapro.jp/t/HnGM
#4: “Accordion” by mgr → https://piapro.jp/t/sWBP
#5: “Flute” by 二六時中 → https://piapro.jp/t/lO2m
#6: “Marching Band” by ππ → https://piapro.jp/t/P9Kf

Community voting will be counted until May 17th, JST. Only one vote per person/device will be counted! The winning design will be announced at Magical Mirai 2019.

-> CLICK HERE TO VOTE! <-

If you’re curious to know the results of the initial community vote on the Nicovideo live stream, here’s a quick screenshot!

Magical Mirai 2019

A new piece of artwork showing off Magical Mirai 2019 themed outfits for Kagamine Rin & Len, Megurine Luka, KAITO and MEIKO were revealed during the livestream. Expect these designs to play part in decorations and goods for Magical Mirai 2019!

The Nendoroid Hatsune Miku: Magical Mirai 2018 ver. was also announced during the stream! Details regarding pricing and release date were not yet announced, but we can expect to hear more soon.

Racing Miku 2019

Good Smile Company announced a 1/8 scale figure for Racing Miku 2018, based on the art design by Annin Oiko! There’s only a prototype sculpture being teased for now. Expect a painted version to be revealed, along with pricing and release info at a later date.

Good Smile Racing and Nitroplus are collaborating together again this year with Racing Miku and Super Sonico. Two new artworks by Minoa and 津路参汰 were released as part of this collaboration. Other details of the collaboration will come at a later time.

Other Goods & Collabs

A scale figure of Hatsune Miku Symphony 2018~2019 will be made! The figure will be based on the original artwork by Rella. Other details are not yet available, so keep watching for that.

Also, a Hatsune Miku x Macaron collaboration was announced, which will make special Cryptonloid themed Macaroons available, along with an A2 size visual poster!

Lastly, SEGA announced the availability and release dates for the following prize plushies and figures: Hatsune Miku: White Dress ver. plushie (releases 3rd week of May 2019), Hatsune Miku: White Dress ver. premium figure (releases 4th week of May 2019), a new trio of Hatsune Miku keychain plushies (releases 3rd week of June 2019) and Mega Jumbo Fuwafuwa ver. Sakura Miku plushie (on preorder at Chara-Ani until May 28th).

May 082019
 

The fairy-sized Racing Miku 2017 Thailand Ver. scale figure from FREEing is now open for preorder from Good Smile Company’s online shop, and various online stores!

Presenting the 2017 Thailand Support Ver. Of Racing Miku from the Hatsune Miku GT Project!

The 2017 Thailand Support Ver. Of Racing Miku 2017 from the Hatsune Miku GT Project is now a scale figure! Based on the design by illustrator Tony, the fairy-like version of Racing Miku has been brought to life in full scale. Her costume and tanned skin is a unique feature of the Thailand Support Ver. Her twintails, wings and parts of her costume have been recreated with translucent parts, making for a truly magical appearance. Be sure to add her to your collection!

The tanned fairy racing queen is priced at 18,700 yen on Good Smile’s Online Shop, and she’ll be available for preorder until June 6th at 12:00 JST. The release date is expected for sometime around November 2019. She’s also available from any of these other shops listed below!

> Tokyo Otaku Mode (Supports MikuFan!)
> Hobby Link (Supports MikuFan!)
> CDJapan (Supports MikuFan!)
> Good Smile Company
> AmiAmi
> Hobby Search
> Nippon Yasan

Official product page: https://www.goodsmile.info/en/product/8306/