|By Business Wire||
|August 9, 2013 06:00 AM EDT||
Hatsune Miku is probably best known as a virtual pop-singer, but actually is a voice synthesizer developed by Crypton Future Media in 2007. Not only the software, but also Miku as a character, gained immense popularity. With thousands of songs uploaded and shared on the Internet, Miku evolved into the icon of nowadays cyberculture. Responding to fans around the world, Crypton will release the English singing software version of Miku, HATSUNE MIKU V3 ENGLISH, on August 31st!
Hatsune Miku V3 ENGLISH is “The First Sound of the Future” - a futuristic voice synthesizer software that allows users to easily create vocal parts from scratch by entering a melody and lyrics. Users can change the expression of Miku’s singing voice and mood by adding vibrato, dynamics and other effects. The software comes in an all-in-one package that includes vocal editor Piapro Studio VSTi, PreSonus Studio One Artist Piapro Edition, and over 200 virtual instruments for immediate music productions. See details at: http://MikuEnglish.com
Release Date: August 31st, 2013
Price: 149 USD (excl. tax)
Americas: Big Fish Audio: http://www.bigfishaudio.com/
Europe: Best Service: http://www.bestservice.de/
Taiwan: E-Capsule Distribution: http://www.ectw.net/CFM/
Japan & other countries: Crypton Official Online Store: http://www.sonicwire.com
*Packaged version TBA
About Hatsune Miku:
Hatsune Miku is a singing voice synthesizer software, developed by Crypton Future Media, a music software company. After its first release in Japan, Hatsune Miku quickly evolved into a phenomenon of highly participatory cyberculture with creating and sharing Miku-related contents around the globe. At present, with more than 1,000,000 derivative artworks and 100,000 user-released songs, Hatsune Miku is not only the icon of this ever expanding creative community, but also is successful in performing sold-out 3D concerts worldwide and appearing in TV commercials such as Toyota USA and Google. Please visit: http://piapro.net/ for more information.
About Crypton Future Media:
Crypton Future Media, INC. (http://crypton.net/) is a music software company based in Sapporo, Japan. Since its foundation in 1995, Crypton has been the top importer of music software and sound sample media in Japan. Crypton also develops diverse music software, such as the singing voice synthesizer HATSUNE MIKU, and Crypton is the official licensor of HATSUNE MIKU.