Good Smile Lottery: Hatsune Miku 2012 Winter version “Report”

Good Smile Lottery: Hatsune Miku Winter version

Well, so it’s already the second day of Good Smile Lottery: Hatsune Miku 2012 Winter version. For those who have no idea about this campaign, well, the lottery that officially started yesterday (December 4th) at Family Mart stores across Japan, has a lot of winter-themed Vocaloid goodies as its prizes.

So how did it go there?

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Mikatan Previews Prizes for Good Smile’s Winter Lottery Campaign

Good Smile Lottery: Hatsune Miku 2012 Winter version

The official title for the event is: Good Smile Lottery: Hatsune Miku 2012 Winter version, and as you have known, it features several interesting goodies as its prizes.

As the campaign will officially start tomorrow, Mikatan has taken a time to preview the prizes on her blog.

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Special Website to Celebrate Nendoroid no.300 is Open

Nendoroid series

Nendoroid Gumako‘s #200 numbering was just given away last year, and here we are now looking toward Nendoroid #300. Time sure flies away quickly, huh? XD

Anyway, it seems that GSC is going to celebrate this milestone and throw a “party” to reveal what character will be given the honor to be GSC’s 300th Nendoroid.

Here is the special microsite made specifically for this occassion:

Currently, the most interesting stuff is the Nendoroid Quiz section, which test our knowledge about Nendoroid. The “practice” quiz is already available now, providing you with 5 random questions with 3 answer options. I Google-Translated the quiz page to challenge it earlier.

Visit this page: if you are interested to test your knowledge on Nendoroid. XD

Anyway, what is your guess about who is going to be Nendoroid #300, Nendonesian?

(Thanks for the news tip, Kendric Koh!)

via Nendoroid300

Hatsune Miku’s Time: 3rd Period Live Broadcast Screencaps

GSC x Karaoke no Tetsujin Cafe

Mikatan and her co-host, along with representatives from SEGA, Crypton, Famitsu, and Family Mart were having a live Nico Nico broadcast earlier, dubbed as Hatsune Miku’s Time: 3rd Period … although we have mostly known what they are going to cover there, ahead of the broadcast. XD

Nevertheless, the broadcast was fun and entertaining, and we’ve got some screencaps to share with you here.

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Goodsmile’s Upcoming Lottery Prizes are Revealed

Goodsmile Kuji: Prize A and B

Yep, it seems that the rumor is true after all: the 30cm-tall Nendoroid Jumbo Miku and Santa Miku will be available as Goodsmile’s Christmas Lottery event Prize A and B, respectively.

Interestingly, the other lottery prizes have also been revealed. See them all after the break – and prepare your wallet. XD

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Mikatan Previews Nendoroid More Suction and Clip Stands

Nendoroid Hatsune Miku displayed using suction stand

Nendoroid More: Suction Stands and Clip Stands have been announced officially yesterday.

Well, it seems that most of your questions (should you have them XD) are answered in Mikatan’s latest blog post, featuring these arguably-controversial stands.

Kindly visit her blog for more pics and tidbits about them.

via Mikatan’s blog

Nendoroid More: Clip Stands – Another New Way to Display Nendoroid

Nendoroid More: Clip Stands

Not keen on displaying your Nendoroid with the new suction stands? Well, here is another alternative by GSC: Nendoroid More: Clip Stands.

As its name suggests, the stand’s main feature is the clip, which can be easily attached on the edge of your laptop’s display or any other places.

Here is the product description:

More fun ways to display your Nendoroids!
These new clip stands bring Nendoroid fans a brand new way of displaying their favorite characters! The clip can be easily attached to the frame of your cabinet or the edge of your laptop, allowing you to display your Nendoroids in places you never even considered using before!

The arm attached to the clip is articulated, allowing you to move it in any direction so that you can place the Nendoroids exactly where you want them! Each stand comes with joints for both Nendoroids and Nendoroid Petites, so you can display any of your favorite characters from either series!

This product was developed by this year’s new employees at Good Smile Company.

Similar to the suction stand, the clip stand also has three color options: white, pink, and (green) mint. The stand is priced at 500 Yen each, and it will also include both regular Nendoroid and Petites stands.

Nendoroid Gumako is displayed with clip stand

Well, what do you think about it, Nendonesian? ^^

(Thanks for the tip, anonymous!)

via GSC