2008/09/05

Nico Nico Douga blog

I am writing another blog -Fumi25 blog- completely dedicated to introducing Nico Nico Douga videos in English.

The reason why I made this blog was because there is no English interface, I thought non-Japanese speakers might find it difficult to find interesting Nico Nico videos.

Here is the summary of the posts:


***Nico Nico Douga***

What is Nico Nico Douga?
What are the popular contents in Nico Nico Douga?
Popular videos within Nico Nico Douga -2008 version
Nico Nico Channels - Nico Nico Douga is trying to build content channels


***Hatsune Miku (Desktop Music application called Vocaloid)***

What is Hatsune Miku?


Miku Miku Dance(MMD) (Consumer generated 3D application)
Miku Miku Dance Cup a user oriented tournament for videos created using MMD
The most corny MMD in the world
Vocalomark, creating 3D Miku using XSI
Miku meets ARToolKit AR= Augmented Reality
Miku meets PTAM PTAM=Parallel tracking and mapping
1 year work on Miku-3DPV - this creator spent a whole year trying to create a Miku 3DPV



Onsha - company that that the CEO loved Miku so much and started to create products
Miniature Miku Project (techies competing on the smallest Miku they can make)
Moesha Moesha or itasha are cars with anime stickers, and one of the itasha of Miku challenged to run in GT race
DIY object creation with Miku


MikuMikuVoice -software to import wav data to VOCALOID
Vocalis and Vocannaindesu more technology to make Miku sing better
Aquestone
realtime VOCALOID performance using keyborads
UTAU- handmade VOCALOID-someone created a DTP software like VOCALOID
re:Package Hatsune Miku album sold commercially




Roshin Yukai - a popular song of Kagamine Ren



German Vocaloid voice of "keyboard crasher" boy from Germany is sampled
NOCALOID IKZO (Ikuzo Yoshi)'s music is sampled




***IdolM@ster***

What is NicoMas? (IdolM@ster videos on Nico Nico Douga)
VOC@LOIDM@STER festival Vocaloid/IM@S joint event
Popular IdolM@ster videos among bloggers


***Nico Nico Tech Group***
- tech geeks in Nico Nico community uploading geeky vidoes

Phun
Using Excel in various ways...
Music created using PC effect sounds

Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, 3D, 2.5D, 2.8D...
How to create Doujin Games - series of videos to introduce how they created a doujin game
Yurikamome Futuristic video created by editing a video riding on a train (Yurikamome)
Happy New Year! - new year greeting video -NicoTech way
"Innocence" musical instrument - people are trying to create a new musical instrument


***Music***

Ine Nakamura- horsehead musician who plays multiple instruments
Jimuin G who plays multiple instruments at the same time
Maru, an amazing electone player
Kumikyoku NicoNicoDouga - collection of Nico Nico users' favorite songs-1
Nico Nico Douga Ryuuseigun - collection of Nico Nico users' favorite songs-2
HongKoong Nicochu in HongKong
Amazing guitar player
Be MYSELF - a popular anime song singer posts her dance to Nico Nico Douga

***Animal Videos (AVs)***

Fuchagi Family (video of cats)
Neko Nabe (cat in a pot)

***8/30-8/31***
- the weekend of 8/30- 8/31 had lots of Nico Nico Douga events, and here are some.

Hatsune Miku's 1 year anniversary
Nico Tech Meeting tech lovers withing the Nico Nico community got together to do a demo event
Tokachi Gold, a live DJ/VJ event
Makoto's birthday (Makoto is one of the characters in idolM@ster)
Cine☆MAD/Neta☆MADNicomas MAD video creators and Nicomas novel video creators got together to create a series of videos =Cine☆MAD. People who were not invited to Cine☆MAD decided to create videos and upload them during Cine☆MAD period= Neta☆MAD


***other***

trace What is a copycat and what is just similar?
"Hand-drawn (tegaki) MADs" User generated animations
Automatic Mario
Political NicoNicoDouga channels
Donald MacDonald Donald is a favorite character of NicoNicoCreators!
Usavich Original has become NicoNico official videos!
Love Cheat! MADs
Tegaki JOJO
Video created by comments
GONG - MAD animes using the song "GONG"
LEGO - amazing LEGO creator
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