Feb 052019
 

The twintailed 11-year old pilot of the iconic transforming bullet train anime “Shinkansen Henkei Robo Shinkalion” is finally getting a closer look on her Nendoroid, as Kahotan from Good Smile Company released a photo review on her blog. She comes with her serious face, motion sickness face, and blushed face, and an array of iconic accessories: a pink under rim glasses, a bamboo sword, and a squirrel mascot.

Preorders will open on GOODSMILE ONLINE SHOP from February 7th, with a Tamagozake accessory as a preorder bonus. Additionally, her unit, H5 Hayabusa, will be open for preorder as a MODEROID on the same date.

Check out the photo review on Kahotan’s blog!

Feb 032019
 

In commemoration of Snow Miku 10th anniversary, a new collaboration has just been launched between Snow Miku and Morinaga Milk promoting the “Honey and Snow” sweets in Hokkaido. The main visual of the collaboration is a gorgeous artwork by none other than the artist iXima, and can be found in the Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper (Hokkaido branch only).

Check out the commercial “Honey and Snow” by Morinaga Milk below featuring the song “Konayuki”.

Jan 282019
 

A new Hatsune Miku collaboration has just been launched with TANITA, bringing in Hatsune Miku themed body composition monitors, pedometer, and coffee to help Miku fans to stay in shape.

The first is a fully-voiced body composition meter featuring illustration by Kaiku, with two of the voice samples now available for listen on the official web. It’s priced at 18,000 yen, and fully capable of measuring weight, body fat percentage, body water percentage, visceral fat, etc. The second is a more simplified body composition meter priced at 6,000 yen donning the main visual by Yuichi Murakami, and the third is a pedometer priced at 3,000 yen featuring illustration by Kaiku.

Preorders for the body composition monitors and pedometer are now available until March 9th at 23:59 JST, with shipping scheduled for May 2019. Alternatively, if you’re planning for a visit to Snow Miku festival this year, look out for TANITA booth for the special Snow Miku coffee drip bags. The package is priced at 2,000 yen, and features two flavors: Premium Blend and Decaf Moca Blend.

Hatsune Miku x TANITA: http://shop.tanita.co.jp/hatsunemiku/

Jan 182019
 

The latest Snow Miku 2019 news update announces many new official goods, and partner collaborations! First up is the full list of Official goods announced so far. Since we’re less than 3 weeks away from the event, this should be pretty close to the final list.

Official Goods

The items pictured below are in the following order.

Image 1: Snow Miku 2019 Plushie, Stained Metal Charm, Stadium Jacket, Big Acrylic Stand, 10,000mAh Mobile Battery, Another Battery, Smartphone Case, Another Case.
Image 2: Trading Straps, Compact Mirror, Keyholder Strap, Full Graphic Shirt, B2 Tapestries, Glass Jewelry, Assorted Gacha Prizes, Model Train.
Image 3: Can Badges, Clear File Set, Rubber Strap Collection, Rabbit Yukine Plushie, T-Shirt, Mushroom Cushion, Card Case, Glasses Case.
Image 4: Glasses Cloth, Full Graphic Happi, Room Key Holder, Mini Flag, Big Photo Towel, Charm, Big Clip, Visual Book.
Image 5: Mini Flag Set, Coffee, Penlight, Penlight Sleeves, T-Shirt, Shopping Bag, Face Towel, Clear File.
Image 6: Rubber Strap, Pin Badge, Official Album, Nendoroid Snow Miku 2019, Figma Snow Miku 2019, Snow Miku 2019 Dress for Snow Miku Dollfie Dream.

Goods Page: https://snowmiku.com/2019/goods.html

Collaborations

There’s also a long list of collaborations for this event. Here’s a quick summary of them!


Animate
The Sapporo Animate shop will be ofering exclusive Snow Miku goods, and rewards for those who spend 2,000 Yen or more in the store. There’s also a twitter campaign where tweeting a photo enters you for a chance to win a special apron.

Details: https://www.animate.co.jp/onlyshop/234384/


Karaoke
Special food items, goods and songs will be available at the Takahashi Group Karaoke Sapporo location.

Details: http://www.takahasi.co.jp/snowmiku2019/


Mirai.St Cafe
From February 2nd~~1th, Crypton Future Media’s Mirai.St cafe will be offering special collaboration food dishes, with drink coasters offered as a free reward for each food item purchased. Verious official goods will also be sold inside the cafe.

Details: https://snowmiku.com/2019/collabo_campaign.html


Sugoi Dinos
Dinos is repeating their previous years collaborations. You can obtain tickets for every 500 Yen you spend on participating machines, which can be redeemed for can badges, or other various prizes. You can also get limited edition mugs from the Dinos bowling alley, and the Dinos theatre while supplies last.

Details: http://www.sugai-dinos.jp/campaign201819win/


Norbesa
The Noria ferris wheel at Norbesa will be wrapped with a Snow Miku theme again this year. Riding the wrapped carrage will cost 800 Yen, which nets you a fantastic view of Sapporo city while enjoying some Hatsune Miku music. You also get a memorial postcard.

Details: https://snowmiku.com/2019/collabo_campaign.html

Jan 132019
 

In the midst of the recent Snow Miku 2019 updates comes a reveal on the Snow Miku 2018 module for Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone. Based on the theme “Animals” and the design by Taicha don, she will come in two variations: the standard and the AS module. If you’re visiting the Snow Miku festival this year, don’t forget to check out the modules at the event!

Getting excited for Snow Miku festival? Check out on the Snow Miku 2019 module as well!