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Photos and video of the new Vocaloid Lily surface

Well, she's no Hatsune Miku


I kind of feel bad for any vocaloid who has to follow in the footsteps of Hatsune Miku. I mean, she's like this ubergoddess to the Japanese, and while people keep making more and more vocaloid characters, none of them seem to even come close to the popularity of Miss Hatsune. Well, whatever. Do vocaloids have feelings? Probably not.
 
Alafista reports that the newest vocaloid will be called Lily and will make her debut this August. Designed by famed artist KEI, her voice comes from m.o.v.e. vocalist  Masuda Yuuri. You can check out the first demo song using the software in the video below. To me, it pretty much sounds like most vocaloid ... it's good, but it's nothing I'd go out of my way for. She is very cute, though. What do you guys think?  Could she usurp Hatsune Miku's throne?
 
 

ShadowKnight508 moderator on July 14, 2010 at 11:09 a.m.
I doubt that Lily would dethrone Miku as the most popular Vocaloid....she might surpass Kagamine Rin in popularity though.
Mesamiaon July 14, 2010 at 12:50 p.m.
@ShadowKnight508 said:
" I doubt that Lily would dethrone Miku as the most popular Vocaloid....she might surpass Kagamine Rin in popularity though. "
I was thinking the same, I do like Lily's design however:)
Killajadeon July 14, 2010 at 1:16 p.m.
@ShadowKnight508 said:

" I doubt that Lily would dethrone Miku as the most popular Vocaloid....she might surpass Kagamine Rin in popularity though. "

She kinda looks like a mix between Rin and Miku though so she might forever stay in the shadow of those two mega idols:3 
 
Also im still waiting for the apil's fools day when Kasane Teto will finally become a full fledged Vocaloid(and i'll rue the day when Acme Iku becomes one):p
ShadowKnight508 moderator on July 14, 2010 at 2:10 p.m.
@Mesamia said:
" @ShadowKnight508 said:
" I doubt that Lily would dethrone Miku as the most popular Vocaloid....she might surpass Kagamine Rin in popularity though. "
I was thinking the same, I do like Lily's design however:) "

Agreed...the design and outfit does go with her overall apperance.
ZachTheAnimeGeekon July 14, 2010 at 6:01 p.m.

I think she looks cool.
sotyfan16on July 14, 2010 at 8:03 p.m.

It sounds ok. I don't know anything about vocaloids so I have little to say besides she looks cute.

hitsusatsu11on July 14, 2010 at 8:22 p.m.
These things are like Jinzoningen
cfatalison July 14, 2010 at 10:03 p.m.
i like her better than the kagamine twins, she might surpassed them, taking miku(the original, not the grown up) might be really hard to do

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