Interest Snow Miku Revealed for Sapporo Snow Festival 2013
posted on 2013-02-03 20:15 EST by Egan Loo
This year, the sculpture will be lit up by colored lights:
Once an hour, a light show will play with Hatsune Miku music.
The festival built a Snow Miku sculpture last year, but it collapsed last February and sent a 61-year-old women to the hospital with a back injury. Due to the warming weather, the organizers brought back the sculptures with a backing snow wall to help maintain its structure.
[Via Hachima Kikō]
Update: There are also snow sculptures of Kasane Teto and Sekka Yufu:
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