Kadokawa has released a video announcing a live-action movie for the popular spine-decimating vocaloid song “Nou Shou Sakuretsu Girl”, as well as a manga – proving to be a rather surprising development typical of the continually expanding virtual idol-powerhouse that is Hatsune Miku.
Created by the talented composer Rerulili and sung by virtual divas Miku and Gumi, the song grew to such extraordinary notoriety that its videos on both NicoNico Douga and YouTube have upwards of 3 million views.
The announcement video:
Nou Shou Sakuretsu Girl, for those unfamiliar:
While the premise of a Vocaloid song serving as the plot for a live action film is still quite strange to imagine, this is hardly the first time that the empowering music of Vocaloid had spawned as something greater – such as Kagerou Daze serving as the inspiration for Mekaku City Actors.