Machi Asobi is Tokushima’s bi-annual anime extravaganza, and as the city is gearing up for Machi Asobi Vol. 16, to be held from 3 – 5 May 2016, Sega has announced that they will be participating in the event, and they will be taking Hatsune Miku with them!
Sega will be demonstrating their upcoming Hatsune Miku games, Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X and Hatsune Miku: Project Diva Future Tone. They will also be showing off Sony’s new PlayStation VR with Miku, with a new demo, which will allow participants to interact with Miku in the world of vistual reality.
Their Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X demo will include the following songs:
Satisfaction by livetune
LOL – lots of laugh by mikumix
Cool Medley – ~ Cyber Rock Jam ~ by DIVELA (arrangement) and Koh (Osamu)
Meanwhile, for the Hatsune Miku: Project Diva Future Tone demo, Sega is featuring the following songs:
DECORATOR by kz
Sweet Magic by Junky
ElectroSaturator by tilt-six
Tokushima is one of the most hallowed cities for anime tourists in Japan, and every spring and autumn, the city hosts Machi★Asobi, which is considered one of Japan’s most popular anime festivals. The event is organized by none other than ufotable studio head, Hikaru Kondo, whose studio is responsible for hit anime like Fate/ Zero, Fate/ Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works (TV), and the God Eater TV anime. The event attracts visitors from all over Japan, and more recently, from other parts of the world.