By Steve Baltimore / November 18th, 2014
The day Project DIVA fans have been eagerly awaiting is finally here. Today, Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA F 2nd becomes available for the PS3 and the PS Vita. Featuring over twenty classics songs from the Project DIVA series plus twenty new songs, there’s something here for old-school fans and newcomers alike. There are also 80 new and remade costumes (modules) and some enhancements to the edit system to make it better than ever.
In addition to all the in-game content, SEGA is bringing in a ton of DLC for the game, as well. You can buy each song and costume individually or in two huge packs with a discount. The Song Club will net you over ten upcoming DLC songs for $29.99 (USD), while the Costume Club for $69.99 will get you over 45 new DLC costumes.
Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA F 2nd is available from traditional retailers and PSN. You can check out the full press release below for more information.
HATSUNE MIKU: PROJECT DIVA F 2nd AVAILABLE NOW
Her Voice Reaches You Today
SAN FRANCISCO– November 18, 2014 – SEGA® of America, Inc. today announced that Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA™ F 2nd is now available on store shelves and via digital download. The game is the sequel to the ultimate rhythm game featuring the world’s most popular virtual singer, Hatsune Miku, and is available on PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system in North and Latin America.
SEGA also recently announced two great sales initiatives, Song Club and Costume Club, delivering more than 25% off for six months of costume, skin and song content, starting with launch of the first downloadable content on December 9, 2014. Fans who purchase the Song Club (MSRP $29.99) will receive every single Rhythm Game Song published in the upcoming months*, well over ten songs in total, while the Costume Club (MSRP $69.99) will feature more than 45 costumes (modules). Regularly priced at MSRP $2.99 per song and MSRP $1.99 per module, the Costume Club and Song Club offer more than 25% savings for fans who want to own every piece of upcoming content. Both are available for purchase on PlayStation®Network today.
“Hatsune Miku has taken the Western world by storm this year, and we’re incredibly proud to have the opportunity to develop and publish games with her,” said John Cheng, President and COO at SEGA of America. “We are fully committed to Hatsune Miku and to bringing fans the full experience from Japan by rolling out the entire Japanese DLC plan in the West over the course of the next six months.”
Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA™ F 2nd features twenty classic songs from the previously Japan-only PSP games making their first debut in the West, and twenty brand new songs to the Project DIVA series. In addition to the new songs, the game features updated gameplay mechanics and controls, more than 80 brand new and remade fan favorite modules, Cross-Save compatibility, Markerless AR Mode (PlayStation®Vita) and a revamped edit mode ranking system that showcases the most popular user generated content to provide gamers the best music game experience on the PlayStation®3 and PlayStation®Vita systems.
Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA™ F 2nd is available today on PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system and via digital download on PlayStation®Network in North America and Latin America. The game launches on November 21, 2014 in the rest of the world. For more information about the game, please visit www.sega.com.
* All add-on content packs are scheduled to be released by June 2015.
About Hatsune Miku
Hatsune Miku is futuristic voice synthesizer software that is designed to allow users to easily create vocal parts from scratch by just entering a melody and lyrics. The music software was developed by Crypton Future Media, and first released on August, 31st, 2007. After the release, Hatsune Miku quickly evolved into a phenomenon of a highly participatory cyber culture with creating and sharing Miku-related content around the globe. At present, with more than 1,000,000 derivative artworks and 100,000 user-released songs, Hatsune Miku is not only the icon of this ever expanding creative community, but she is also successful in performing sold-out 3D concerts worldwide and appearing in TV commercials such as Toyota USA and Google.
Web site is located at http://piapro.net/
About SEGA® of America, Inc.
SEGA® of America, Inc. is the American arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA® Corporation, a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops, publishes and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including Windows PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment. SEGA® of America’s Web site is located at www.sega.com
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