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.


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

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