Archive for October, 2010

Kagamine Rin’s Append Warm Revealed + More Append Sweet Demo

October 30, 2010

Image source: 0o桂o0

Earlier in the day Crypton tweeted via their Vocaloid2 CV account regarding a new Append for Kagamine Rin which will be known as “Warm” (originally “Tired”) and you can listen to the song demos right after the break. (more…)

New Vocaloid “Utatane Piko” Announced!

October 29, 2010

New Vocaloid "Utatane Piko"

Latest information has revealed that there will be a new Vocaloid joining the family and this time round Sony Music has decided to join in the market. This Vocaloid will be distributed under Sony Music Distribution and the name for the Japanese male Vocaloid (utilizing the Vocaloid2 engine) will be known as Utatane Piko (歌手音ピコ). For those wondering Piko is a popular singer on Nico Nico Douga with his community here.

He is expected to be released on December 8th 2010 at a price of 15,750 yen (tax included) and you can pre-order the software over at Sony Music Shop. I will be bringing more news on this when it’s made known.

Info thanks to twitter updates from utattemitalj
Image and additional reference: HatsuneMiku Wiki

Preview – Tako Luka Plushies, Miku And Luka Plushies To Be Re-released! (Updated)

October 17, 2010

Update on October 19th 2010: Added reservation links from Hobby Search and AmiAmi.

Recently Mikatan has updated her blog with preview images of the upcoming Tako Luka plushies which will be released by Gift.

More images and information after the break~ (more…)

More Kagamine Append Power Samples

October 17, 2010

Image source: さく

Earlier on Friday Crypton has updated via Twitter account regarding a new Append Power sample for the Kagamines and another demo for Rin. To listen to the demos just continue reading below. (more…)

A English Version Of Hatsune Miku In The Future?

October 11, 2010

Recently it was made known during the “Hatsune Miku: Meet the Makers of a Digital Idol” panel over at New York Comic Con/New York Anime Festival 2010 with regards to the future plans for Miku and the rest of Crypton Vocaloids in the US according to the co-creators of Vocaloid, Hiroyuki Ito and Wataru Sasaki. We could even have a English version of Miku in the future provided a condition has to be met first. Read on for more information! (more…)

Two New Append Power Demos by Kagamine Len

October 2, 2010

Image source: shiki

Crypton has earlier tweeted through their Vocaloid2 CV account regarding two new Append Power beta demos from Kagamine Len, which you can listen to them below:

Servant of Evil (Aku no Meshitsukai) short version (1:30) (Unedited VSQ) by mothy/AkunoP

IkeLenka short version (1:30) (Unedited VSQ) by LeleleP (Lyrics – darari)

That’s about it, I will be bringing you more news updates as they arrive.

Info source: Twitter updates here and here

DT’s Figure Photoshoot Session – 1

October 1, 2010

Pink Miku and Miku together

Well, haven’t really been taking photos of the Vocaloid figures I have been collecting since becoming a fan.

A friend asked me earlier last month if I would like to go with him on a figure photoshoot since he has just finished doing his custom Miku nendoroid and I went along, bringing some of my Nendoroids and figmas for the session, which you can see the images after the jump~

Disclaimer: I don’t have those DSLR cameras (mine is just a point-and-shoot camera) so please excuse me if the photo quality isn’t great sometimes. ^ ^;; (more…)