MIKU HATSUNE – VIRTUAL IDOL IN JAPAN
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MIKU HATSUNE – VIRTUAL IDOL IN JAPAN

Holographic virtual idol in Japan performs live! Miku Hatsune is a Vocaloid (Vocal + Android) and idol character created by Crypton Future Media to market their software package built on Yamaha’s synthesized vocal technology. This technology allows virtually anyone make Miku sing any lyrics on any melody using a computer. There have been thousands of…

VINTAGE 70’s & 80’s SUBWAY MANNER POSTERS FROM JAPAN
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VINTAGE 70’s & 80’s SUBWAY MANNER POSTERS FROM JAPAN

A series of amusing subway manner posters that appeared in Tokyo sometime between 1976 and 1982. 1976年から1982年あたりに地下鉄で見かけられていた面白いマナーポスター。 Careful not to get your bag caught between the train doors. シマッタ。閉まるドアにご注意。 This poster shows the three types of trouble-making monsters on the train. As you can see, they are taking up space and being annoying. “Asshi-” crossing…