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{{Derivative Character
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|image = Image Tako Luka bySangatsuYouka.png
|Creator = [http://sanpati38.blog4.fc2.com/ Sangatsu Youka] <br />(三月八日) aka. Sanpachi
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|Release date = January 8, 2009
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|Gender = Female
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|sex = Female
|Age = Unknown
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|language = Japanese
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|illustrator = Sangatsu Youka
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|creator = Sangatsu Youka (三月八日) aka. Sanpachi
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|release = January 8, 2009
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|status = Active
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|type = [[Derivative]]
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|affiliation = *[[Crypton Future Media, Inc.]]
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*[[SEGA]]
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|website = http://sanpati38.blog4.fc2.com/
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'''Tako Luka''' ('''たこルカ''') is an officially recognized [[Derivative|derivative]], and the result of creativity of imagining Luka's hair in the form of an octopus, in the same manner as [[Miku Hachune]]. This octopus had a very important involvement in Vocaloid fandom, most notably in the Japanese community. Both Tako Luka and Miku Hachune are seen as mascots side by side with their source characters.The word " Tako " means octopus , so in english, her name is changed to Octopus Luka .
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'''Tako Luka''' (たこルカ) is an officially recognized derivative, she had a very important involvement in the Vocaloid fandom, most notably in the Japanese community. The term "[[Derivative]]" is used here to describe a fanmade Vocaloid character that is based on an already existing character.
   
==History==
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==Concept==
Tako Luka is the indirect result of the Character [[Item War]] that was made to determine Luka's character item. Tako Luka was created by [http://sanpati38.blog4.fc2.com/ Sangatsu Youka (三月八日), aka. Sanpachi], after realizing Luka's hair reminded him of an octopus. Her creation marked the end of the cyberskirmish that ensued in the wake of Luka's announcement and launch.
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Tako Luka is the indirect result of the Character [[Item War]] that was made to determine Luka's character item. Tako Luka was created by Sangatsu Youka (三月八日), aka. Sanpachi, after realizing Luka's hair reminded him of an octopus. Her creation marked the end of the cyber-skirmish that ensued in the wake of Luka's announcement and launch.
   
==Marketing==
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Tako Luka shares pretty much the same voice as (or high pitched) Luka herself, regardless of voice bank.
Tako Luka is one of the Vocaloid derivatives that became officially recognized by Crypton Future Media, the publisher of the Character Vocal Series for ''Vocaloid 2''. The other derivatives bearing this distinction are [[Meiko Sakine]], [[Neru Akita]], [[Haku Yowane]], and [[Miku Hachune]].
 
   
===Appearances===
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===Etymology===
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The word "Tako" (たこ) means Octopus, meaning that her English name is rendered as "Octopus Luka".
   
In [[Project Diva]] , Tako Luka makes random cameos in the PSP game, Hatsune Miku ~Project Diva~ and again in its sequel. Usually she is spotted scampering around the scene or waving her tentacles at the viewer.
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===Appearance===
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She is the result of creativity of imagining Luka's hair in the form of an octopus, in the same manner as Hachune Miku.
   
===Figurines===
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===Relations===
Official licensed Tako Luka have been produced, such as phone charms and plush toys. She is also bundled with a Megurine Luka Nendoroid. If more than one version of Tako Luka is sold of any given item, a lottery is usually established for the item wherein one of 3 faces are able to be bought. However, the buyer will not be able to determine which of the 3 he or she receives. So far, this has been carried out with the Tako Luka plush doll and the charm.
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*[[Megurine Luka]]: Source of inspiration
   
==Voice Portrayals==
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<gallery position=center spacing=small captionsize=0.9em hideaddbutton=true>
*[http://fanloid.wikia.com/wiki/Tako_Luka Examples of Configurations at the Fanloid wikia]
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9ac26751202e057d88e3c7c99792b630.gif|concept art
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Tako_Luka_merry_go_round.jpg|Tako Luka as she appears in 39's Caravan event
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</gallery>
   
Tako Luka shares pretty much the same voice as (or high pitched) Luka herself, regardless of voice bank.
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{{Clr}}
   
==Famous Songs==
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==Music featuring Tako Luka==
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{{/Examples of usage}}
   
{{Song Derivative
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==Marketing==
|tittle = Luka-sama kara Goaisatsu desu / ルカ様からご挨拶です
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Tako Luka is one of the Vocaloid derivatives that became officially recognized by Crypton Future Media, the publisher of the Character Vocal Series for ''VOCALOID2''. The other derivatives bearing this distinction are [[Sakine Meiko]], [[Akita Neru]], [[Yowane Haku]], and [[Hachune Miku]].
|image =
 
|color = #FFAABB; color:#555555
 
|nnd_id = sm5990735
 
|yt_id = 4CgQv_dl8a0
 
|author = [[Kyokuhoku-P]]
 
|category =
 
|singer =
 
|description = The first video that uses Sangatsuyouka's picture
 
}}{{Clr}}
 
   
{{Song Derivative
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===Merchandise===
|tittle = Megurine Luka to Eigo de Oshaberi / 巡音ルカ 英語でおしゃべり
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Officially has been products such as phone charms and plush toys. She is also bundled with a Megurine Luka Nendoroid. If more than one version of Tako Luka is sold of any given item, a lottery is usually established for the item wherein one of 3 faces are able to be bought. However, the buyer will not be able to determine which of the 3 he or she receives. So far, this has been carried out with the Tako Luka plush doll and the charm.
|image =
 
|color = #FFAABB; color:#555555
 
|nnd_id = sm5994039
 
|yt_id = -Dx65lqDl78
 
|author = [[uniMemo-P]]
 
|category =
 
|singer =
 
|description = The first Tako Luka video which got more than 100,000 view counts.Kagamine Rin and Len make attempts to speak English to Tako Luka, which fail as they cannot pronounce their words correctly. Hatsune Miku comes in and asks Megurine Luka what to eat. As Luka deliberates what to eat in Japanese, Rin and Len realize that this whole time Luka could actually speak Japanese.
 
}}{{Clr}}
 
   
{{Song Derivative
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===Video Games===
|tittle = Maguro Tabetai / まぐろたべたい|image =
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In the rhythm game, [[Hatsune Miku -Project DIVA- (series)]], Tako Luka has made many a cameo and is available as an accessory. In the game's PVs she is usually spotted scampering around the scene or waving her tentacles at the viewer.
|color = #FFAABB; color:#555555
 
|nnd_id = sm6028189
 
|yt_id = QbwiALAsybw
 
|author = [[Saitamanisuto]]
 
|category =
 
|singer =
 
|description = The first big hit song of Tako Luka which got more than 100,000 view counts}}{{Clr}}
 
   
==Trivia==
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<gallery position=center spacing=small captionsize=0.9em hideaddbutton=true>
*An octopus jar is Japanese traditional fishing gear to catch an octopus.
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Megurine Luka Nendoroid 093.jpg|A Tako Luka puchi was also bundled with the Luka Megurine Nendoroid
*Tako Luka marks the end of the item war procedure that has presumed since Miku Hachune. While it still goes on to a degree, for the large part it is mostly done as a joke now.
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FiguStnd LukaTako Charm.jpg|Tako Luka Charm
*Tako Luka is the mascot of Megurine Luka , she just like a smaller version of her
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Tako Luka Plush.jpg|One of several Tako Luka plush dolls sold
*Tako Luka shares the same things with Megurine Luka , her name is Tako and Luka's personal item is a Can of Sardine.
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DDreamsOctLuka.jpg|[[Dollfie Dream]] prop
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</gallery>
   
==Gallery==
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{{Vocaloid Derivative Poll|tako luka}}
{{Gallery|width=120|height=160|position=center
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|FiguStnd LukaTako Charm.jpg|Tako Luka Charm
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==References==
|Takolukaplush.jpg|One of several Tako Luka plush dolls sold
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{{FanmadeArticleCopied}}
|LukaLukaLuka.jpg|A Tako Luka puchi was also bundled with the Luka Megurine Nendoroid
 
|9ac26751202e057d88e3c7c99792b630.gif|concept art
 
|Tako_Luka_merry_go_round.jpg|Tako Luka as she appears in 39's Caravan event
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
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*[http://sanpati38.blog4.fc2.com/ SANPATI家:] Sangatsu Youka
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*[http://dic.nicovideo.jp/a/たこルカ Nico Nico Pedia]
   
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Revision as of 21:25, August 8, 2019

Tako Luka (たこルカ) is an officially recognized derivative, she had a very important involvement in the Vocaloid fandom, most notably in the Japanese community. The term "Derivative" is used here to describe a fanmade Vocaloid character that is based on an already existing character.

Concept

Tako Luka is the indirect result of the Character Item War that was made to determine Luka's character item. Tako Luka was created by Sangatsu Youka (三月八日), aka. Sanpachi, after realizing Luka's hair reminded him of an octopus. Her creation marked the end of the cyber-skirmish that ensued in the wake of Luka's announcement and launch.

Tako Luka shares pretty much the same voice as (or high pitched) Luka herself, regardless of voice bank.

Etymology

The word "Tako" (たこ) means Octopus, meaning that her English name is rendered as "Octopus Luka".

Appearance

She is the result of creativity of imagining Luka's hair in the form of an octopus, in the same manner as Hachune Miku.

Relations

Music featuring Tako Luka

ルカ様からご挨拶です
Niconico logo
[nn][yt]
Translation Luka-sama kara Goaisatsu desu
Featuring
Megurine Luka
Producers
Kyokuhoku-P
Categories Unknown
Description
The first video that uses Sangatsuyouka's picture
巡音ルカ と 英語でおしゃべり
default.jpg
[nn][yt]
Translation Megurine Luka to Eigo de Oshaberi
Featuring
Megurine Luka
Producers
Categories Unknown
Description
The first Tako Luka video which got more than 100,000 view counts. Kagamine Rin and Len make attempts to speak English to Tako Luka, which fail as they cannot pronounce their words correctly. Hatsune Miku comes in and asks Megurine Luka what to eat. As Luka deliberates what to eat in Japanese, Rin and Len realize that this whole time Luka could actually speak Japanese.
まぐろといっしょ
Niconico logo
[nn]
Translation Maguro to Issho
Featuring
Megurine Luka
Producers
Saitamanisuto
Categories Original song
Description
The first big hit song of Tako Luka which got more than 100,000 view counts.

Marketing

Tako Luka is one of the Vocaloid derivatives that became officially recognized by Crypton Future Media, the publisher of the Character Vocal Series for VOCALOID2. The other derivatives bearing this distinction are Sakine Meiko, Akita Neru, Yowane Haku, and Hachune Miku.

Merchandise

Officially has been products such as phone charms and plush toys. She is also bundled with a Megurine Luka Nendoroid. If more than one version of Tako Luka is sold of any given item, a lottery is usually established for the item wherein one of 3 faces are able to be bought. However, the buyer will not be able to determine which of the 3 he or she receives. So far, this has been carried out with the Tako Luka plush doll and the charm.

Video Games

In the rhythm game, Hatsune Miku -Project DIVA- (series), Tako Luka has made many a cameo and is available as an accessory. In the game's PVs she is usually spotted scampering around the scene or waving her tentacles at the viewer.

Community polls

Do you like Tako Luka?
 
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2
 
4
 

The poll was created at 23:17 on February 1, 2019, and so far 125 people voted.
What characteristic of Tako Luka do you like?
 
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1
 
2
 
81
 

The poll was created at 23:17 on February 1, 2019, and so far 110 people voted.

References

The contents of this page have been duplicated and expanded on the Fanloid Wiki (link).

External links

Navigation

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