Hatsune Miku Opens Temporary Shop in Tokyo Airport

Pop diva Hatsune Miku debuts her real world Wing Shop at the Haneda Airport in Tokyo.

Pop diva Hatsune Miku debuts her real world Wing Shop at the Haneda Airport in Tokyo.
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The store is a limited endeavor at the Haneda Airport in Tokyo, and will close on March 31 of this year. There are two locations for the Hatsune Miku Wing Shop, including Terminal 1 of the domestic Airport and the International Terminal.

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You can find out more at the official Wing Shop website (it is in Japanese). 

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The store advertises that it will have various Hatsune Miku products, including several travel items as well as several limited edition products. 

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Another feature of the Hatsune Miku Wing Shop is a augmented reality Vita game known as Miku Miku Hockey that will be available for play in a special booth. 

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Hatsune Miku performed in a Paris, France vocaloid opera in November of 2013 in a show called "the End." 

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For fans, undoubtedly one of the bigger draws is a "life-size" statue of the 16-year-old pop icon. According to mikufan.com, this is the fourth 1:1 scale Miku statue to date. 

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Hatsune has performed several concerts, including one in July of 2011 at the Nokia Theater during the 2011 Anime Expo. 

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Despite the singers virtual nature, there is a wide variety of goods for sale in the Wing shop. 

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The Haneda airport gift shop, which is temporary, is named the "Miku Wing Shop." According to a Kotaku translation of the site: 

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 The name "Wing Shop" is actually a pun. In Japanese, Haneda is "羽田," with the character "hane" (羽) meaning "wing." You know, airplanes and all. 

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Sega video game star and virtual pop singer Hatsune Miku now has her own real world shop in the Haneda Airport in Tokyo. 

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Hatsune Miku, who stars in a line of Sega video games including Hatsune Miku: Project Diva and her own manga series, is a synthetic "vocaloid" singer portrayed as a 16 year old girl with turquoise pigtails. 

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