Aug 302019
 

A promotional video has been released for the Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA MEGA39’s detailing its release date and the long hinted new game mode. Packing with 10 years of SEGA feat. HATSUNE MIKU Project history, the game will be released in Japan on February 13th, 2020, as well as a western release to follow shortly in 2020 under the title Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Mega Mix.

In addition to the 101 songs and 300 modules to choose from, there’s a new game mode “Mix Mode” (left) unique to Nintendo Switch as a new way to enjoy the game using the joy-cons. A third new song “Dreamin Chuchu” (right) by emon has also been revealed in addition to the previously confirmed “Alien Alien” by Nayutan Alien and “39 Music!” by MikitoP.

 

Sega will also be launching a 10th anniversary collection of the game featuring the additions of special box illustrated by KEI, CD collection of 5 discs, and SONOCA card for the theme song “Catch the Wave” by kz. Early purchases in Japan will come with a 4-songs theme song pack DLC with songs such as “The secret garden” and “Yume Yume“.

Another reveal by Sega yet is the module design for kz‘s “Catch the Wave” by the artist LAM.

 

HORI is also joining in the occasion to announce dedicated controllers for Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA MEGA39’s/Mega Mix and Future Tone/DX. Preorders are available until September 24th, 2019 at 10:00 JST, with release scheduled for early 2020.

Additionally, for those who own Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone/DX, 10 newly recorded songs from Mega39’s/Mega Mix will be available as DLC in 2020; a few examples being “DECORATOR by kz, “FREELY TOMORROW” by Mitchie M, and “Rolling Girl” by wowaka.

Check out the trailers for both versions below.

> Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA MEGA39’s on CDJapan
> Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA MEGA39’s 10th anniversary collection on CDJapan
> Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA MEGA39’s 10th anniversary collection on AmiAmi

Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA MEGA39’s
http://miku.sega.jp/mega39s/
Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Mega Mix
https://miku.sega.com/megamix/ 

Aug 272019
 

The long-awaited Figure-rise LABO Hatsune Miku V4X has finally made her debut at the most recently held C3AFA TOKYO. She’s the second figure kit in Bandai’s Figure-rise LABO series, a marriage of figure and plastic model, and is incorporated with layered injection technology to achieve different skin textures and gradation for her twintails.

In addition to the layered injection technology, her sleeves and thigh-high boots are given pearl coating treatment to express the sheer feeling of the fabric. The number of parts can be seen in the gallery below, with the dry transfer decals and marking seals to feature her iconic “01” shoulder mark, sleeve, and skirt design.

She is priced at 6,000 yen (tax excluded), with release date set for December 2019. Preorders will open soon.

Figure-rise LABO Official Site
https://bandai-hobby.net/site/figurerise-labo/index.html


Figure-rise LABO Hatsune Miku V4X 

Via Bandai Hobby blog

Aug 242019
 

YOWU, a consumer audio brand dedicated to the anime culture, has announced a collaboration cat ear headphones with Hatsune Miku, with preorders for said headphones to open as soon as August 31st at 20:00 China standard time. Promoting this newly announced headphones is a lovely main visual by the artist Bison倉鼠.

Priced at 1098 Yuan (~155 USD), the headphones will come with a special carrying case, various cables, a badge, and a poster, all together in a packaging box sporting the main visual. The headphones will also come with mobile app support, including sound effect control and 4 different light modes (solid, rhythm, breathing, and flash).

Preorder links are expected to surface soon on Tmall and the bilibili membership store.

Hatsune Miku x Yowu cat ear headphones https://m.yowu.com/sale/product/detail?sku=450040

Aug 222019
 

An official Hatsune Miku account has been launched on the TikTok mobile app! To celebrate the launch of this account, Crypton Future Media is hosting a giveaway of official goods to Miku fans that participate in the Hatsune Miku giveaway challenge.

This giveaway will be open until September 1st, 2019 JST. Here’s what fans can win in the Hatsune Miku TikTok challenge!

One set of prizes includes figure goods such as the Adult Rin scale figure, the Racing Miku 2018 nendoroid, and Magical Mirai 2018 goods. The next set of prizes includes figma and nendoroid figures, along with clear files and can badges!

Giveaway Participation Details
– Install the TikTok app (if you don’t have it yet).
– Follow the Official Hatsune Miku account on TikTok. The ID is hatsunemiku0831
– Create a video with your original Hatsune Miku creation (Illustrations, music, dance, 3D animation, poems, cosplay, event reports and more are all OK!).
– Tag your video with the #初音ミク hashtag.
– There is no limit on the number of entries to the giveaway.
– OPTIONAL: Share your post to Twitter to share your creation with more fans!
– Please don’t use other people’s works in your videos.

Good luck to all participants in the giveaway!

Via Hatsune Miku blog

Aug 112019
 

The Hatsune Miku: Magical Mirai 2019 in Osaka has finally come to a close, and the concert setlists for both days are now online! The event is also celebrated Megurine Luka’s 10th anniversary, and it’s the first to feature Luka as the MC, as she expressed her deep gratitude to the fans for the past 10 years, followed up by words of congratulations from Miku.

Some performances were also seen with Crypton Future Media’s real-time 3DCG control system “R3”, but we won’t keep you hanging any further. Check out the setlist below now!

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

01. Teo by Omoi feat. Hatsune Miku (R3 real-time control system)
02. All I Need are Things I Like by PinocchioP feat. Hatsune Miku (R3 real-time control system)
03. Love Song by LamazeP feat. Hatsune Miku (R3 real-time control system)
MC
04. Kaisei by Orangestar feat. Hatsune Miku (R3 real-time control system)
05. Deep Sea City Underground by tanakaB feat. Kagamine Rin
06. Main Character by *Luna feat. Kagamine Len V4X
07.1 BRING IT ON by GigaP feat. Kagamine Rin & Len (Kagamine Rin & Len 10th anniversary)
07.2 Roki by MikitoP feat. Kagmine Rin
08.1 Karakuri Pierrot by 40mP feat. Hatsune Miku
08.2 Sand Planet by Hachi feat. Hatsune Miku (Hatsune Miku 10th anniversary)
09.1 Satisfaction by kz feat. Hatsune Miku
09.2 Animal Fortune-Telling by scop feat. Hatsune Miku
10.1 Baby Maniacs By HachioujiP feat. Hatsune Miku (special transition from Satisfaction)
10.2 Romeo and Cinderella by doriko feat. Hatsune Miku
11. Kill Carry On by Police Paccadilly feat. Hatsune Miku
12. A Plan is Still in Progress Covertly by Shinra feat. Hatsune Miku (Magical Mirai 2019 Song Contest)
13. Ramnade Blue Longing by Aoto Kei feat. MEIKO
14. Never Die by Yuyoyuppe feat. Megurine Luka
15.1 Stardust Utopia by otetsu feat. Megurine Luka (V4X remake)
15.2 Just be Friends by Dixie Flatline feat. Megurine Luka
16.1 Luka Luka★Night Fever by samfree feat. Megurine Luka
16.2 Dreamin Chuchu by emon feat. Megurine Luka
17. Even If It’s Your Happiness by HeavenzP feat. Megurine Luka
18. Jump for Joy by EasyPop feat. Hatsune Miku & Megurine Luka (Megurine Luka 10th anniversary)
BAND MEMBER INTRODUCTION
19. Ohedo Julia-Night by Mitchie M feat. Hatsune Miku & KAITO
20. With Your Steady Eyes by Mitchie M feat. Hatsune Miku
21. HIBANA by DECO*27 feat. Hatsune Miku
22. Greenlights Serenade by Omoi feat. Hatsune Miku (Magical Mirai 2018 theme song)
MC 
23. Until I Throw My Dreams Away and Become an Adult by Kasamura Touta feat. Hatsune Miku

ENCORE
24.1 Unhappy Refrain by wowaka feat. Hatsune Miku
24.2 Two-Faced Lovers by wowaka feat. Hatsune Miku
25. Hand in Hand by kz feat. Hatsune Miku (Magical Mirai 2015 theme song)
26. Bless Your Breath by Wada Takeaki feat. Hatsune Miku (Magical Mirai 2019 theme song)

Via MikuMiku2ch (1, 2) and HochiNews


Preorders for the Hatsune Miku: Magical Mirai 2019 Blu-ray & DVD are also open, with release date scheduled for January 8th, 2020! Preorders are available now on CDJapan and AmiAmi, with the differences in editions and exclusive bonuses as listed below:

Regular Edition

  • Magical Mirai 2019 Blu-ray/DVD (complete recording of the final show in Tokyo including encore)
  • Magical Mirai 2019 original record-shaped coaster (AmiAmi Exclusive Bonus)
  • Magical Mirai 2019 mini-paper with a printed autograph (CDJapan Exclusive Bonus)

Limited Edition

  • Deluxe 3-sided sleeve case with a double-sided jacket featuring Hatsune Miku & Megurine Luka
  • Deluxe book
  • Original enclosed benefits
  • Bonus Blu-ray/DVD disc containing: live & behind-the-scene footage, digest video, and Magical Mirai 2019 DAILY SONGS (includes a special live video of songs that were not performed at the last performance in Tokyo, including Osaka performances)

Magical Mirai 2019 Blu-ray & DVD http://www.jvcmusic.co.jp/magicalmirai/

> Regular / Limited Blu-ray on CDJapan (Support MikuFan!)
> Regular / Limited DVD on CDJapan (Support MikuFan!)
> Regular / Limited / AmiAmi Exclusive Blu-ray on AmiAmi
> Regular / Limited / AmiAmi Exclusive DVD on AmiAmi