Now I know that there is some concern for Piko due to him not getting an update, and that there is uncertainty over wheather or not you can get a import code but I wanted to confirm that yes, you can still get a import code for Piko. (At least in 2019)
I have heard that since V2's permanent retire, you can get a import code from YAMAHA but that seems to no longer be the case.
You'll want to email any import requests to firstname.lastname@example.org
Something to note however, you may want to send the email and have its title in Japanese. I at first sent a bilingual email with a English title to no response. A week later I resent it completely in Japanese and I did get a response.
(Also, make sure to send your Piko serial code in the email)
However, if you want a …
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So I guess that enough time has passed where I can give my thoughts on VOCALOID5. (I posted a review on Equipboard that will basically sum this up if you don't wanna read allof this: link)
For those who don't know, VOCALOID is my favorite thing in the world. I love every single one of them (even the ones that I "hate").
Infact, it is a obsession and I may have a problem.So I guess if someone like me says that they have a problem with a VOCALOID product, something must be up.
VOCALOID5, as nice as it may look with some cool new features it has had a abundance of bugs and glitches that can make it unusable. The software would fix a glitch in an update, however would also introduce a new one in that same update. The first most noteworthy glitch …Read more >
I would like to apologize for my inactivity lately. I usually don't like to talk about my personal life on the internet but it's been getting out of hand and I feel like I owe everyone an explanation. Recently my chronic pain has been getting alot worse and it has been getting incredibly hard to function and even think. I have had to go home from work early and/ or just call out alltogether because it has been getting so bad. I can't help but wonder if I'm even going to be able to keep my job or worse. And if I do get fired I am absolutely certain that because of my visible disabilities, tourettes tic, and inability to get a further education I can't help but fear that I may never be able to get another job again. There is one medication t…Read more >
This is a blog post that can tell you where to buy VOCALOIDs!
- Please not that some sites may require a forwarding service to be shipped globally.
You can listen to samples of many VOCALOIDs on the VOCALOID.com audition room.
You can view a list of avalible trials on VocaVerse, and a full list of trials that are/ were available on the Status page.
- Japanese site (download only)
- English site (download only)
- HACHIMAKI (Japanese)
- store (Japanese)
- download store (Japanese) (download only)
- taobao (Chinese)
- bigfishaudio (English)
- CRYPTON (Japanese)
- SONICWIRE (Japanese, English; Language must be changed on homepage. There is a much larger selection on the Japanese site) (download only)
- PChrome (Chinese)
- PChrome - CRYPTON (Chinese)
- gynoid (Japanese/ English)
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This is a list of VOCALOID voicebanks with [br1] - [br5] phonetics.
See Also: Misc Phonetics
Please note we are waiting for more information on some voicebanks
- Only MEIKO and KAITO have this function as [*in] and [*out]
- All voicebanks except Sweet_Ann, Tonio, and Sonika
- Gackpoid V4_Native
- Gackpoid V4_Whisper
- Gackpoid V4_Power
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