Bandai Namco revealed MIRAIKEN Studio, a brand new studio using new expertise like XR (cross actuality) and real-time movement seize. Located at the Bandai Namco Future Research Center in Tokyo, Japan, this studio will host the upcoming broadcast for The Idolmaster: Cinderella Girls. [Thanks, Game Watch!]

Miraiken Studio is comprised of two separate studios. The A studio has a stage surrounded by LED screens. Bandai Namco’s LEDxR system will make it appear to be the real-life artists are performing in the digital area. The stage may also challenge 3D fashions primarily based on motion-capture actors who carry out at the different B studio. People may also use the B studio for different functions, comparable to nonetheless pictures and radio reveals.

Bandai Namco held a gap ceremony for Miraiken Studio on May 26, 2021. It was out there solely as a livestream on YouTube, and the video is presently set to non-public. The ceremony featured Luna Sea and X Japan’s guitarist Sugizo performing with a Gundam backdrop. It additionally had a real-time movement seize demonstration with Haruka Amami’s mannequin from the unique Idolmaster.

The Idolmaster: Cinderella Girls‘ subsequent dwell announcement broadcast will happen at Miraiken Studio on May 27, 2021, at 18:30 JST (05:30 AM ET). You may even be capable of watch a portion of the broadcast on YouTube.