Project Diva F 2nd is More of the Same (And That's Not a Bad Thing)

It's no exaggeration to say that Hatsune Miku is the most popular virtual idol in the world; so it's not surprising that a new iteration of Project Diva was recently released in Japan. And while Project Diva F 2nd isn't vastly different from its predecessors, it is a welcome addition for anyone who enjoys music games. » 4/22/14 8:00am 4/22/14 8:00am

Watch As Japan's Biggest Virtual Idol Takes Taiwan By Storm

Proving that she is an international sensation, virtual idol Hatsune Miku performed her first live show in Taiwan to sold-out crowds less than a week ago. This was part of a tour celebrating her fifth birthday that also visited Hong Kong for the first time the week before.

But the most interesting thing about… » 10/12/12 6:00am 10/12/12 6:00am

Project Diva f Takes a Few Missteps, But in the Generally Right Direction

As we move toward the end of the year, it can mean only one thing: it's time for a new game with everyone's favorite virtual idol, Hatsune Miku. Project Diva f » 9/07/12 7:00am 9/07/12 7:00am, this year's iteration in the series, is filled with firsts. There are new game mechanics, new songs, new costumes, and a from-the-ground-up graphical revamp…

Hatsune Miku: Project Diva Extend is More Than Just Another Music Game

Hatsune Miku, the virtual idol, is truly a star in Japan. From a lowly beginning as a piece of music composition software, she now does everything from TV commercials to live concerts via hologram—in addition to "singing" thousands of fan-made songs across the internet. Since 2009, Miku—and her many virtual idol… » 8/21/12 8:00am 8/21/12 8:00am

Why Hatsune Miku is the World's Most Popular Virtual Idol

Hatsune Miku is more than a little big in Japan. She appears on billboards, in TV commercials, and gives sold-out concerts to legions of fans the world over. Of course, being a popular singer in and of itself isn't something that out of the ordinary. However, what makes her unique is the rather large obstacle she had… » 8/21/12 7:00am 8/21/12 7:00am