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Welcome to the VOCALOID Wiki

This wikia is dedicated to exchanging information about the VOCALOID™ program and sharing the passion of the music produced with it. We try to appeal to all VOCALOID fans, both old and new, and we do not discriminate against any VOCALOID because its language, design, or even its voice. We acknowledge that not everyone shares the same taste and that the reasons for liking VOCALOID are varied. Please help us expand our knowledge on VOCALOID and share that information with other VOCALOID fans. Everyone is welcomed to edit freely; all we ask is that you refrain from non-productive edits and acts of vandalism, and that you be nice to other editors so this Wikia can maintain a safe, friendly working environment for all.View about wiki

What is VOCALOID?

You can't fight progress, no matter how strange it sounds.
 
Miriam Stockley, voice provider of "MIRIAM", nytimes.com


VOCALOID and its succeeding versions are voice synthesizing applications that have been sold commercially since 2004. VOCALOID began from the simple concept of synthesizing the human vocals for singing. From the start this was never an easy task for the programmers behind the software, but from that beginning VOCALOID™ has grown into a worldwide phenomenon, spawning new musicians, albums, figurines and even concerts.

There are many different VOCALOIDs, such as KAITO, Hatsune Miku and Aoki Lapis, who sing in Japanese. There are also VOCALOIDs like L♀LA, BIG AL and AVANNA, who sing in English. As of VOCALOID3 there are now VOCALOIDs like Bruno and Clara, who are Spanish, while SeeU is Korean and Luo Tianyi is Chinese.View this template

BUYING A VOCALOID?

Check the following:

Official website - https://www.vocaloid.com/

VOCALOID OTAKU's - Where to buy thread (archived)

Official VOCALOID libraries!

Upcoming confirmed Vocal libraries for the VOCALOID software. Names and Images presented are placeholders and may not reflect the final product when complete.


NOTICE : Due to suspected scams in recent years, we urge readers be considerate and careful when supporting unconfirmed projects, especially if they ask for financial endorsement.

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Affiliates

External sources

Today...

ON THIS DAY...

May 20 (UTC)

  • Nothing is currently known to have happened on this day.

For more VOCALOID-related events see Timeline.

THE LATEST NEWS

Temporary Vocaloid Wikia announcement

  • IA English has recently been confirmed as a CeVIO product. Please excuse the inconvenience as information may be moved.
  • Haiyi is listed on Vocaloid Wikia, however, Beijing Photek has not yet confirmed what engine she runs on at this time. Her status may change accordingly. Once the voice synthesizer is revealed, this information may be moved. Please excuse the inconvenience, thank you.

General news

Hardware

New vocals:

  • YANHE: Preparations for an upgrade was announced; mentioned considerations for a "sweet sound" (Sep. 7)
  • Yao Luniang's voice provider audition ended and 6 finalists were announced (Aug. 25)
  • Zhiyu Moke's voice provider was confirmed to be Shangqing Su (Jul. 9)
  • Mo Qingxian's voice provider was confirmed to be Mingyue (Jul. 9)

Releases countdown:
None at the moment


Site Activity

Poll and opinions

CURRENT POLL
Which language has appealed to you the most within the VOCALOID franchise?
 
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The poll was created at 16:23 on March 15, 2015, and so far 5991 people voted.
Thread The most appealing language?
What is your favorite type of vocal for a VOCALOID?
 
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The poll was created at 16:24 on March 15, 2015, and so far 4420 people voted.
Thread Favorite type of vocal?


COMMUNITY POLL
What genre do you like seeing a VOCALOID specialise in, or want to see a VOCALOID specialise in?
 
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The poll was created at 20:05 on November 2, 2014, and so far 4529 people voted.
Thread What genre do you like seeing a VOCALOID specialise in?

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Trivia

DID YOU KNOW?


Fact 38

Merli and Aoki Lapis are the first VOCALOID siblings while Anon & kanon are the first twins. Though many believe this was already obtained by Kagamine Rin \ Len, the pair have never had a relationship declared by Crypton Future Media, Inc., since they do not wish to restrict producers and have since backed down from giving their VOCALOIDs backgrounds.


For more VOCALOID-related events see Timeline.


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