Sega’s mobile divisions will celebrate a successful festive season after announcing that Hatsune Miku: Colorful Stage is now one of the top ten rhythm games in 85 countries.
Gamers who might indulge in the oddHololive subscription will already know that virtual idols are a dominant force in the entertainment industries, but there is one name that continues to dominate above all others. Hatsune Miku, the blue haired pop icon from Japan, is almost instantly recognizable and now this online star has another chart top under her belt. Sega and Colorful Palette Inc may not have released Miku’s latest rhythm game until December 8th, but it has already racked up enough downloads on iOA and Android devices to make it one of the top 10 rhythm titles. in 85 ridiculous countries.
The title racked up more than 350,000 pre-registrations before its initial release, and while Sega has not confirmed the total number of downloads, it has surpassed one million downloads in Japan’s Google Play store alone. These might not be quite the same numbers as mobile RPGs like Marvel Future Revolution, but it’s a solid initial performance for a game that mostly resonates in Sega’s home territories.
For those of you unfamiliar with Miku, Colorful Stage is the latest rhythm game featuring the virtual idol. Players who choose this title can immerse themselves in deep stories featuring world-famous virtual idol, Hatsune Miku, and friends in five groups. They can also work their way through virtual concerts that are broadcast live regularly with Hatsune Miku and other virtual singers like Kagamine Rin, Kagamine Len, Megurine Luka, KAITO and MEIKO. With a ton of songs, lots of extra content, and a zero base cost, it’s probably worth a visit for fans.