VTuber Group kawaii Holding Audition for Second-Generation Members

22.August.2021 | ANIME&GAME / BUSINESS

kawaii Productions, which premiered its first-generation of VTubers this April, is looking for new talent to join for the groups second-generation. Auditions are open until August 31, and the company is looking to hire five successful candidates. 

 

According to the official audition page, kawaii is looking for those who want to be a VTuber, have English language skills, and who love singing, games, and chatting. They also mention that it’s a great way to gain popularity. 

 

Production kawaii is a newly launched VTuber production company aiming to spread the idea of ‘kawaii’ around the globe. 

 

Comment from kawaii management staff: 

“Production kawaii is now recruiting aspiring Vtubers who will work with both the management team and first-generation members to spread ‘kawaii’ around the world. Currently, we use YouTube as a platform to share Japanese ‘kawaii’ culture with English-speaking countries. If you want to use your talents and chase your dreams, now’s your chance! Don’t miss this chance to challenge yourself!’

 

Do you think you have what it takes to be a kawaii VTuber? 

 

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    Acrylic Stand

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    Part 1 Food / Part 1 Sweets

    Kanae Birthday Dessert

     

    A collaboration cafe will also take place during the event period, serving up dishes inspired by the six NIJISANJI ambassadors. Fans shouldn’t miss Kanae’s birthday dessert, only available for a limited time! (His birthday is July 7, if you were wondering.)

     

    Shop Display

     

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