Hololive Production (ホロライブプロダクション Hororaibu Purodakushon), or simply known as hololive (ホロライブ), is an agency of Virtual YouTubers created by Cover Corp.
As of November 2019, the total number of subscribers for the VTubers on YouTube and bilibili are 2.6 million and 3.5 million, respectively, with four of the VTubers getting into the top 10 spots for VTubers on bilibili: Shirakami Fubuki (2nd), Minato Aqua (5th), Natsuiro Matsuri (7th), and Akai Haato (9th).(Last updated on April 2019 for bilibili top 10 spots)
- 1 History
- 2 Inonaka Music
- 3 Holostars
- 4 Members
- 4.1 hololive
- 4.2 INoNaKa MUSIC
- 4.3 hololive China (CN) (Formerly)
- 4.4 hololive Indonesia (ID)
- 4.5 hololive English (EN)
- 4.6 Holostars
- 4.7 Former Members
- 5 Events
- 6 Gallery
- 7 Video clips
- 8 External Links
- 9 References
On June 13th 2019, they announced the start of the audition for the third generation of hololive VTubers, called hololive Fantasy (ホロライブファンタジー). Auditions started from June 13th until June 23rd with the screening starting and ending a day later and the interviews from June 14th until June 28th. During hololive karaoke party on July 7th, two of the members, Usada Pekora and Uruha Rushia, were announced.
On December 25th, the fourth generation was announced.
On March 20th, hololive's Twitter account announced auditions, which were held from March 20th to 30th, for two new members.
On April 23rd, hololive's English Twitter account announced the beginning of auditions for English speaking VTubers and that their official site would support said language.
On September 8th, hololive's English Twitter account introduced the first members of "hololive English" and a new hololive English channel created to promote their content, with a creation date of September 7th.
On October 25th, hololive China announced it would be disbanding. All members were given the option to either retire permanently, or continue as an indie VTuber.
Inonaka Music (イノナカミュージック; also shortened as INNK MUSIC) is a music label under hololive that launched on 19 May 2019. Currently, AZKi is the only VTuber affiliated with the label as Hoshimachi Suisei, who started activities under Inonaka, was transferred to the main hololive group on 1 December 2019.
Holostars (ホロスターズ) is a male-focused spin-off of hololive.
The actual roster of VTubers endorsed by hololive are the following:
hololive 3D Talents
hololive 2D Talent
hololive 1st Gen
hololive 2nd Gen
hololive GAMERS (ホロライブゲーマーズ)
hololive 3rd Gen
Also known as hololive Fantasy (ホロライブファンタジー).
hololive 4th Gen
hololive 5th Gen
Also known as holofive (ほろふぁいぶ).
hololive China (CN) (Formerly)
These Vtubers are still active but are not part of hololive anymore.
hololive China 1st Gen
hololive China 2nd Gen
hololive Indonesia (ID)
hololive Indonesia 1st Gen
Also known as Area 15.
hololive English (EN)
hololive English 1st Gen
Also known as -Myth- or holomyth.
Holostars 1st Gen
Holostars 2nd Gen
Also known as SunTempo as of 28 Jun, 2020.
Holostars 3rd Gen
Formerly known as TriNero (トライネロ) before Tsukishita Kaoru's retirement, now known as MaFia (魔フィア).
hololive Former Members
(hololive 1st Gen)
(hololive 5th Gen)
Holostars Former Members
(Holostars 1st Gen)
(Holostars 3rd Gen)
- HOLOLIVE x TSUKUMO Virtual Chocolate Meeting for Valentine's day 2019.
- Bilibili hololive fanart competition
- See more at List of minor events.
- ShinySmileyStory (SSS) hololive's first theme song (sample version)
- holo no graffiti (Translated short animations featuring hololive members that update every Sunday)
- hololive x Azur Lane PV
- hololive ホロライブ - VTuber Group - hololive's official YouTube channel
- hololive English - hololive English's official YouTube channel
- hololive Indonesia - hololive Indonesia's official YouTube channel
- ホロスターズ公式 - Holostars' official YouTube channel
- @hololivetv - hololive's official Twitter (Japanese)
- @hololive_En - hololive's official Twitter (English)
- @hololive_Id - hololive's official Twitter (Indonesian)
- @hololive_Kr - hololive's official Twitter (Korean)
- @hololive_In - hololive's official Twitter (Indian)
- @holostarstv - Holostars' official Twitter
- /r/hololive - hololive's official Subreddit
- hololive's Official Merchandising Store on Booth.pm
- hololive's Official Profile on Pixiv.net
- Cover Corporation. (2019, April 15). ホロライブYouTubeチャンネル登録者数合計100万人突破のお知らせ [Press release]. Retrieved from https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000055.000030268.html
- Cover Corporation. (2019, June 13). VTuber事務所ホロライブ3期生「ホロライブファンタジー」オーディション実施のお知らせ [Press release]. Retrieved from https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000073.000030268.html
- [hololive ホロライブ]. (2019, July 7) 【第3部16:10~】ホロライブカラオケ女子会：猫又おかゆ, 戌神ころね, 星街すいせい (, 友人A) 【 #ホロカラ女子会 】 [Video File]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/C9ZZr-pbBMg
- Cover Corporation. (2019, December 25). ホロライブ4期生「天音かなた」「角巻わため」「桐生ココ」「常闇トワ」「姫森ルーナ」デビュー決定のお知らせ Retrieved from https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000196.000030268.html
- hololivetv (2020, March 20) 【🎉速報🎉】 ホロライブ《キャラあり》オーディションが開始しました。 3月20日(金)〜3月30日(月)まで応募を受付いたします！！ 皆様のご応募をお待ちしております！！ 🔽応募はこちら🔽 https://hololive.tv/characteraudition #ホロライブ #VTuberオーディション [Tweet] Retrieved from https://twitter.com/hololivetv/status/1240911816399572992
- hololive_En (2020, April 23) [⚠Grand announcements⚠] #hololiveaudition #holoEN #hololive English speaking VTuber Audition🗣 begins NOW! Apply now! https://en.hololive.tv/audition AND with that being said, the English version of our homepage 🖥 has also been released! Please take a look! https://en.hololive.tv [Tweet] Retrieved from https://twitter.com/hololive_En/status/1253249150533029888
- hololive_Id (2020, July 3) 🎉PENGUMUMAN PENTING🎉 Audisi hololive Indonesia generasi ke-2 telah resmi dibuka! Pendaftaran akan ditutup pada 19 Juli 2020 23:59 WIB Kami tunggu partisipasi kalian, ya! 🔽Formulir Pendaftaran🔽 https://forms.gle/41NzzwasW8sewgCq9 🔽Detail Audisi🔽 https://hololive.tv/indonesia #holoID [Tweet] Retrieved from https://twitter.com/hololive_Id/status/1278961696300691456
- hololive_En (2020, July 3) [🎉Important Announcement🎉] hololive Indonesia is now holding auditions for their 2nd Generation! Registrations close on July 19, 11:59 PM WIB. Looking forward to your application! 🔽Registration🔽 https://forms.gle/41NzzwasW8sewgCq9 🔽Audition details🔽 https://hololive.tv/indonesia #holoID [Tweet] Retrieved from https://twitter.com/hololive_En/status/1278973174734962691
- hololivetv (2020, August 6) 【🎉🎉 速報 🎉🎉】 ／ #ホロライブ から「ホロライブ5期生」の デビューが決定‼✨✨ ＼ 🔽詳細はこちら🔽 https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000267.000030268.html #ほろふぁいぶ #ホロライブプロダクション [Tweet] Retrieved from https://twitter.com/hololivetv/status/1291207699930050560
- [hololive ホロライブ - VTuber Group] (2020, August 6) 【#ほろふぁいぶ】ホロライブ5期がデビュー！！本日よりTwitterにて活動開始！！[Video File] Retrieved from https://youtu.be/F76OBO9W7ZY
- hololivetv (2020, September 8) 【🎉🎉 速報 🎉🎉】 ／ #ホロライブ から英語圏グループ 「ホロライブEN」のデビューが決定‼✨ ＼ 🔽詳細はこちら🔽 https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000296.000030268.html #holoMyth #hololiveEnglish #ホロライブプロダクション [Tweet] Retrieved from https://twitter.com/hololivetv/status/1303531339220566019
- hololive_En (2020, September 8) [🎉Major Announcement🎉] Check out the full video here: https://youtu.be/8c4_22LjGQo The time is close. #holoMyth #hololiveEnglish [Tweet] Retrieved from https://twitter.com/hololive_En/status/1303535254993395713
- [hololive English] (2020, September 8) Hololive English -Myth- Debut PV : Time is Close #holomyth [Video File] Retrieved from https://youtu.be/8c4_22LjGQo
- Cover Corporation. (2019, May 19). VTuber事務所「ホロライブ」にAZKi、星街すいせいが新規加入！！音楽レーベル「イノナカミュージック」が始動！ [Press release]. Retrieved from https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000067.000030268.html
- 星街すいせい、イノナカミュージックからホロライブへ転籍. Retrieved from https://www.moguravr.com/vtuber-hosimati-suisei/
- suisei_hosimati (2019, November 28) 💫いつも応援して下さる皆様へ💫 [Tweet] Retrieved from https://twitter.com/suisei_hosimati/status/1200286537750962178
- [ホロスターズ公式] 【#SunTempo】ホロスターズ2期生紹介PV【デビュー半年】 [Video File] Retrieved from https://youtu.be/k89a9cdIaP0