Jul 01, 2020
Hatsune Miku – Tap Wonder’s Three Big Summer Updates Unveiled! Swimsuit Illustration and Costume Available for a Limited Time!
Ateam Inc. (headquarters: Nagoya, Japan; president: Takao Hayashi; hereafter “Ateam”), in cooperation with Crypton Future Media, Inc. (headquarters: Sapporo, Japan; president: Hiroyuki Ito), announced the upcoming update plans for Hatsune Miku – Tap Wonder. Additionally, a new pack including a limited-time swimsuit illustration is now available in the game.
▼Three Big Summer Updates Unveiled! Fun New Features Coming to the Game!
The game updates planned for up to the end of August can be found below.
- Mid-July: “Contest” Feature
In this feature, players will compete to reach the highest Stage. Players who rank highly will receive great rewards.
- Mid-August: “Group” Feature
With this feature, players will be able to create and join “Groups” in which they can play together. By playing alongside others from around the world, players can attempt special Stages to earn rewards that will increase their Voltage acquisition and more.
- Mid-August: “Costume Creation” Feature
New materials that can be used to create Costumes will be added to the game. These will be earnable as rewards in Contests. Players will also be able to use these materials to make special exclusive Costumes.
*Feature names and details are subject to change.
▼Exclusive Limited-Time Illustration and Costume Set Available from July 1, 2020!
A special swimsuit illustration by renowned illustrator Hisen Kaede is newly available in the game. Setting this illustration to display when an Active Skill is used will have a special effect, tripling Lucky Voltage and Sonic Wave Voltage, speeding up progress further.
・Players Can Purchase a Pack Containing the New Illustration for a Limited Time!
A pack containing the illustration and the “Summer Beach Set” Costume is available to purchase for a limited time. The “Summer Beach Set” Costume can be used to dress Hatsune Miku in the same way as the illustration. Additionally, powerful effects will activate for players who own the Costume, increasing Cheer Power. Players who purchase the pack will also receive bonus “Memory” which can be used to obtain and upgrade “Expansions”, further increasing progress speed. Full details on the pack can be found in the game.
▼Entries for Player-Designed Content are Being Accepted Now!
We are currently accepting music, Pet designs, and Costume designs for use in Hatsune Miku – Tap Wonder on the “piapro” website, operated by Crypton Future Media, Inc. The theme for this second round of player submissions is “Summer!” See the entry page on piapro to make your submission!
Entry Period: Until 7/17/2020 (Fri.) 08:00 UTC
Results Announced: End of July, 2020
Released In-Game: Early August, 2020
“Hatsune Miku – Tap Wonder” Page on piapro
*Note that the page is in Japanese, but submissions are accepted from around the world.
■About “Hatsune Miku – Tap Wonder”
“Hatsune Miku – Tap Wonder” is a new smartphone game with super simple controls starring the Virtual Singer Hatsune Miku. One of the concepts of the game is that players participate in making it, so there are plans to accept additional submissions for certain game content.
What is “Hatsune Miku”?
Hatsune Miku is music software developed by Crypton Future Media, INC., and it enables anyone to make the computer sing by entering lyrics and melodies. As a massive number of users created music using the software and posted their works on the Internet, Hatsune Miku quickly evolved into a cultural phenomenon. Moreover, Hatsune Miku has gained much attention as a character, involved in many fields such as merchandising and live performance as a virtual singer. Now her popularity has spread across the globe.
*Kagamine Rin, Kagamine Len, Megurine Luka, MEIKO and KAITO are also virtual singers developed by Crypton Future Media, INC
“Piapro” is a website provided by Crypton Future Media, Inc. that allows creators from around the world to post creations such as music, lyrics, or illustrations for the purpose of working together to create new content.
Title: Hatsune Miku – Tap Wonder
Price: Free to play (in-app purchases available)
Genre: Concert tap game
Supported Operating Systems: iOS 9.0 and higher, Android 5.0 and higher (excluding certain devices)
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