April 2014 Archives

4/24 - Niconico Chokaigi 3 Live Streams

Fellow Niconico'ers!

The Niconico Chokaigi 3 is just days away and we can't wait to see you there! Is everyone pumped!?

...What was that? You don't live in Japan? Well, never fear overseas Nico'ers because Niconico has live streams covering all the fun!

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■Sunday, April 27th■


choodottemitaday2.jpgNote that there are over 60 live streams of various booth events each day and the preceding streams are just a sample of what's available. Find more awesome booth coverage streams by flipping through them as you watch!

Also if you're interested in witnessing the awesomeness that is the Niconico Cho Party III then refer to the live stream ticket purchase guide!

Enjoy the Chokaigi 3!


Greetings Niconico fans,

Today marks the release of our video uploader comment report feature!

Until now comments had to be reported from the Comment Deletion Board, but now this can be achieved from the comment report form indicated below:

Comment Report Form Locations (2)

①From the uploaded video watch page ⇨ "Edit video description/comments" ⇨ "Report Comment (For video uploader only)" (red text in below images)

②From the uploaded video watch page footer (located at very bottom of the page) "Report Comment (For video uploader only)" (text in orange)

* Note that this form only appears for a logged-in user account that has uploaded a video.

Reports received via this form will be reviewed in order of arrival. Comments deemed to be in violation will be deleted and the user responsible will be penalized.

We hope this makes managing over your precious Niconico videos an easier experience!

"A 'Nicotopia' with a million of your buds."

Greetings Niconico Cho Party fans!

The third coming of Niconico's grand-scale fan performance event--the Niconico Cho Party 3--is just around the corner, so here's some information to ensure you can get in on the action!

-Dates & Watch Pages-
Day 1 - Saturday, April 26th from 6:00pm JST
Day 2 - Sunday, April 27th from 5:00pm JST

-What is the Niconico Cho Party?-

The Cho Party is a grand-scale stage event starring Niconico Douga users in a variety of performance genres featuring not only concerts covering a wide range of music genres such as Vocaloid, Sang_it and Danced_it, but also "Niconico-centric" stage performances like tech and videogame let's plays!

If you're still scratching your head, then proceed here to see comprehensive info about the Cho Party 3, including a live stream ticket purchase guide for those of you living overseas!

Enjoy the Cho Party 3!

-UPDATE- April 16th, 5:02pm JST

The multi-language version is now back up and running without any issues. Our apologies for putting a temporary damper on your Niconico experience!

Thank you for your understanding and enjoy the site!


Hello everyone at Niconico!

It has come to our attention that since 4:00pm JST today (April 16th) the multi-language version of our site is not loading correctly due to unknown reasons. Rest assured that we are looking into the matter and will let everyone know when everything is up and running again.

Our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause our users.

* Note that setting the site language to Japanese will fix this issue for anyone still wanting to access the site in the meantime.


4/11 - Attack on Titan Double Feature

Greetings Attack on Titan fans!

Nico Live is bringing you two Attack on Titan webcasts this week! If you're a fan of the manga or anime, you owe it to yourself to watch these exclusive programs dedicated to enthusiasts! Click the titles below to head over to the watch page and timeshift 'em!

Saturday, April 12th at 9:00pm (JST)

Escape From A Super Titan's Stomach!

During a regular-scheduled announcement of a real escape game here at the Nico Live Studio, a colossal titan suddenly appears!

Before the terror-stricken staff is able to come to terms with what happened, the entire studio is swallowed by its gaping maw!

You have 15 minutes and the clock is ticking... That's 15 minutes left to escape the belly of a colossal titan before being digested!

Solve all the puzzles of the colossal titan's belly and escape!

Attack on Titan - Projection Mapping Live

Through projection mapping a life-sized will appear and Eren, Mikasa and Levi will be there clad in 3D maneuver gear to take it down! This program lets you enjoy the action in real time even if you can't be at Kawasaki in person!

* Premium members can watch a timeshift of the above program.