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LearnMMD.com Downloads Page. Download MikuMikuDance, the latest version of MMD !

The LearnMMD.com Downloads page

LearnMMD.com is here to be The MikuMikuDance Free 3d Animation Software Instruction Sheet that you have been looking for.

Bunches of downloads are here … Scroll down and enjoy!

Here you can:



MikuMikuDance 7.39 desktop icon.

 

MikuMikuDance is a free 3D animation software developed as a promotional element for fans of the Sony/Sega Vocaloid product. Featuring a high-style Japanese feel, MikuMikuDance has caught-on around the globe with tens of thousands of users and millions of MMD videos uploaded world-wide. Ask questions... get answers!... email LearnMMD's Reggie DThe MMD program was introduced in Japan about 2007, without an English translation until 2010. The Japanese MMD Community is very strong and very active. They created a masterful collection of models, accessories and techniques for which all users today are most grateful!






Download the Latest Version of MikuMikuDance:
MMD 9.31 from LearnMMD.com!

Download the latest version of MikuMikuDance MMD 9.31Download MMDx64 64-bit MikuMikuDance MMD 9.31x64

VPVP Released MMD 9.31 December 5th, 2017


MMD 9.31 runs great for most users of Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, 8 and Windows 10 … but we are getting reports of a couple of different kinds of errors, as well.

MikuMikuDanceE_v931.zip
MikuMikuDanceE_v931x64.zip

Download MMD 9.31 from LearnMMD, open it up and see what you have … and then hurry back to LearnMMD.com for MMD tutorials!


Editors Note 10/26/2015:
INSTALL additional software (required)

The VPVP page recommends that you download and install:


Regular MikuMikuDance(32-Bit)
Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable Package
Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Package
DirectX 9.0c End-User Runtime


64-Bit MikuMikuDance
Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Package (x64)
Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package (x64)
DirectX 9.0c End-User Runtime

It is critically important to have those packages installed in your system. MMD will not run properly without them, and will not accept higher versions of the same as a proper replacement¹. The majority of comments asking for help about MMD acting wrong will be countered with “Have you DirectX 9.0c and MS Visual C++ runtimes installed?” inquiry, and more likely than not, resolving these will resolve your problem as well.

¹ The above does not mean you have to rollback higher versions of these libraries (that you most probably have) in favor of more obsolete ones. Runtime packages are products specifically designed to be able for all versions to coexist on the same machine.

Editor’s Note, 1/18/16:


Troubleshoot / Fix your MMD

Our Parkeerwacht has written a single article describing the common errors and the latest solutions to those errors. See that post to find the answers you need as you
fix / troubleshoot MikuMikuDance.
Still need help? Leave a comment or send Reggie an email.


Download older versions of MikuMikuDance

A while back, when MMD 8.11×64 was released, we got reports that it didn’t run on 64-bit machines … but 8.10×64 DID run … so, if you have too many problems with the latest 64-bit version, you might try running MMD 8.10×64. You can still download MMD 8.10x64 from LearnMMD.com.

LearnMMD still has 64-bit MMD 8.10×64 available for download… an older version, February 2014!
Click to Download MikuMikuDance 8.10 64-bit while we wait for a fix to the bugs in MMD 811x64. Hosted by LearnMMD.com

64-Bit MMD 8.10

Download MMD 8.10 64-bit to run on your modern 64-bit Windows computer. MMD 8.10 includes the new model, LUKA v1.0

MikuMikuDanceE_v810x64.zip

MMD 8.11 and each of the newer versions, including MMD 9.31, include Luka v1.1
If you choose to download old MMD 8.10 so as to get Luka 1.0 … be sure to put her files into a separate folder and name the folder Animasa Luka_1-0, or something, because Luka 1.1 in the current versions of MMD uses the exact same file names … and you risk converting her into the old 1.0 version if you simply drop the old files into the model folder.

——- Already been running an older version of MikuMikuDance? ——-

LEARN how to Upgrade older MMD to MMD 9.31 … After you have downloaded and unzipped the zip, Reggie shows you how to convert your MMD 7.39 folder into a MMD 9.31 folder.

We still have the…

Original DirectX MMD 7.39 version:

Click the button to download the MikuMikuDanceE_v739.zip file from LearnMMD.com

 

MMD 7.39 runs great on XP computers and the newer systems, as well.

You can visit the VPVP page http://www.geocities.jp/higuchuu4/index_e.htm and see what is there. MMD 7.39 used to be the Version 1.3 on that page. MMD 7.39 is removed and only the latest version of MMD is available there.

There is no “install” … just run it from your desktop. Have fun with it … Hurry back to LearnMMD.com for the information you need to get started with Miku Miku Dance.


Upgrade DirectX_9 if you get the Missing DLL Error

Click to get Microsoft page to download DirectX 9cIn July of 2011, I found that I needed to upgrade to, at least, DirectX_9 … and I had a heck of a time finding it on the Microsoft Support pages.

This link at Microsoft is proven to work for all Windows versions … XP thru Windows 10 … I hope it works for you!

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=8109

IMPORTANT!

Most likely you have the higher version of DirectX installed on your computer by now. The common mistake is to update it to the latest release and expect it to solve your problems. Well, it won’t. MMD requires very specific files that are no longer distributed by default, so if you have the “missing dll problem“, you *need* to install the redistributable pack listed here. Do not worry, it won’t overwrite your newer DirectX install!

 


Fix the “Cannot find MMDxShow.dll” error

Download mmdxshow.dll from LearnMMD.com and drop the new file into your DATA folder. Fix the cannot find MMDxShow.dll error! Download mmdxshow.dll 64-bit from LearnMMD.com and drop the new file into your DATA folder. Fix the cannot find MMDxShow.dll error!

Download MMDxShow.dll Zip… Reggie’s personal copy!

Try this fix for the Cannot find MMDxShow.dll Error message. RENAME your old MMDxShow.dll file (if you have one) so you still have it in case this fix doesn’t work for you. Then download MMDxShow.dll from LearnMMD.com … drop it into your DATA folder inside the main MMD folder.

 


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Additional software

Download an English version of PMX / PMD EDITOR

PMX Editor / PMD Editor lets you modify or create new MMD models.

PMDE is a software that lets you adjust or modify your MMD models. You can even create new models from scratch!

LearnMMD has many articles about using PMDE/PMXE!

OR…

Download an English version of PMXE EDITOR

PMX Editor allows you even more functions to edit MMD models.
PMXE is a continuation of PMDE, working with more advanced format of MMD models and allowing loads of new possibilities!

PLEASE NOTE: the PMXE link above currently leads you to Eoscustom’s deviantArt page with the v0222 PMXE version (which, in all likelihood, will not be updated further). The PMDE link, despite its description, additionally contains a translation of a more recent version of PMXE. While Eoscustom’s translation is hand-made and therefore superior (ibozo’s version is a raw Google-translation), you may opt for newer features. Or, if you’re the type that settles for nothing but state of the art, check PMXE’s Japanese home page, where you can always get the latest (but untranslated) release.

Keep the Faith MMD! Keep MikuMikuDance Free. Be a responsible member of the Community. Know the rules.

Be a good MMDer, “Keep the Faith-MMD”.


Get MME v037 in English! … 32-bit or 64-bit!
with English Installation Instructions in English!

Download MME v037 in English for the latest version of MME on learnMMD.com!Reggie Dentmore has included all of the original files of the Japanese MikuMikuEffect V037 Download MME x64 v037 for 64-bit machines from LearnMMD.com!source zip and added English translation files and a new READ ME with installation instructions in English! There are also a couple of small GIF picture images to help with your installation. It’s not really MME in English … but it’s close! Included in that Read Me is the link to the Japanese source page … in case you’d like to visit and perhaps download your own MikuMikuEffects MME directly from the Japanese website.

IMPORTANT! If you use the 64-bit version of MMD, you *must*choose the 64-bit version of MME as well, and vice versa. Mismatched combinations will not work!

READ Reggie’s Article about MME V037!

To upgrade your old version of MME … simply replace the old DLL files with the new ones in this download.

LearnMMD.com still offers the previous version if you wish to own it. You can download the old Old MME v028 in English.

Mogg Face and Lips

Download Mogg Project face and Lips.

The Mogg Project Face and Lips program helps you to create lip-syncs and VSQ files. LearnMMD has several articles that might help you to learn Face and Lips.

Blender

Blender is a free 3d model-creating tool. Complicated and complete!Blender is a 3D model-making software. It is extremely complicated and is NOT for the casual MMD beginner. You almost need a computer-science degree to understand how to work with it. If you download Blender, search online for the MANY tutorials about using Blender.
Please DO NOT ask LearnMMD for help with Blender; Blender is outside the focus of our work, here, on LearnMMD.

According to the Blender homepage, Blender is the free and open source 3D creation suite. It supports the entirety of the 3D pipeline—modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing and motion tracking, even video editing and game creation.

Get MMD TOOLS for Blender, a free download!If you download Blender, you will also want the latest version of the MMD TOOLS for Blender. Follow that link, Get MMD Tools, and read the info on that page. Again, LearnMMD offers no instruction for Blender and MMD Tools for Blender except as may be noted in our own model-making tutorials. If you download MMD Tools for Blender, please see its homepage for info, and do your research on Google and Deviant Art.

Get MikuMikuMoving from the Moggproject homepage!!

Try out MMM from the Official MikuMikuMoving homepage!MikuMikuMoving is a new competitor to MikuMikuDance. MMM has some features not available in MMD. MikuMikuMoving will not play your existing PMM dance animation files … but it DOES use the same motion and model files. It also uses its own brand of effects … most of MMD’s MME effects won’t work in MMM. There is a list of MMM effects on the Moggproject homepage. … See the MMM Articles on LearnMMD … and visit the LearnMMD MMM Page.


Download GIMP 2.6 Photo and Image Manipulation Program

Download GIMP 2.6 from GIMP.orgGIMP is a freeware program that easily creates animated GIF files. It is powerful software that is able to produce fine images rivaling the quality of Adobe Photoshop.

The buttons and controls do not follow the same scheme followed in Photoshop … so … if you are a hard-core Photoshop user like I am … you will probably become totally frustrated with GIMP! Newbies with no Photoshop experience will probably run GIMP without a problem “:o). All of the instructions and documentation is online. Try it out. Enjoy!

See my article about Creating Animated GIFs Using GIMP 2.6


Audacity 1.3.13 is now Audacity 2.0 – make WAV files!

from your music & voice!

Visit the DOWNLOADS page to get the link for Audacity 2.0 Audio Editing Software.The Audacity program is a powerful tool for all kinds of sound editing … but … for MMD users, it’s a simple tool!

To make a WAV file, just IMPORT your sound file and click EXPORT. Simple!

Click the button to go to the Download Page.

See my Post about the Audacity software.



Get GOOGLE SKETCHUP
and the “.X” plug-in for it:

Click the button to go to Google’s SketchUp page and get your free download of this powerful tool. Click the next button, too, to get the Plug-In that let’s you save objects for MMD.

Click the button to get the “3D Rad Exporter plug-in” for SketchUp that lets SketchUp save drawings as DirectX file objects for MMD Accessories.

I can no longer find that plugin online, so I am hosting it right here, on LearnMMD.com. Click that button to get my personal file. You will need to drop that plugin into the Plugins folder inside the actual Program folder. Go to My Computer… C drive, Programs, find your Sketchup folder, open it and see the Plugins folder. Add my file to that folder. Sketchup will now see it as a plugin.

Again… This is NOT an installable Plugin, YOU have to install it, yourself: When you download that file, you have to install it manually. Drop that .rbs file into the Plugins folder inside the actual Google/Sketchup folder inside your computer’s Programs folder. My Computer>C:>Programs>Google>Sketchup>Plugins. After doing so, you can close everything, start Sketchup, and Sketchup will now see the plugin.


Load LearnMMD.com’s own accessories!

LearnMMD hosts a load of items made by its creators and team for you to try and play with.

LearnMMD Stage… the official stage of LearnMMD.com!

Click to Download the official LearnMMD Stage!LearnMMD.com is proud to offer our LearnMMD Stage … created especially for the readers of LearnMMD.com and for MMDers everywhere, by Deviant Art’s “trackdancer“.

Download the LearnMMD Stage

You will LOVE the LearnMMD Stage by Trackdancer!You will love this stage; it has a mirrored floor, “lights” that work when you engage the AutoLuminous effect, a custom dark skydome with distant soft “stars”/spotlights, an optional “meter” that displays VMDSpectrum data … and, what could be a “world-first”: a tinted motion capture screen! … or you can use the included “standard” screen. See The Demonstration Video on YouTube.

See “The Full Instructions” to learn how to setup your new stage!

See the intro-article on LearnMMD.com.

Instructions are included in the ReadMe file and the included “comic” image.

Enjoy the LearnMMD Stage!

… AND …

Download VMDSpectrum 0002 in English

Download VMDSpectrum from LearnMMD.com!To create VMDspectrum files that will drive the Sound-Spectrum Meter included with the LearnMMD Stage, you will need this little program.

Download VMDSpectrum v 0002

For instructions on how to use VMDSpectrum, read Neko-Man’s article on LearnMMD. Also you may learn it from Trackdancer’s illustrated instructions.


Get the LearnMMD Auditorium Stage!

Download the LearnMMD Auditorium Stage!Download my Auditorium Stage accessory … a nice school-auditorium stage featuring plenty of drapes and the Theater Seats. See it in action on YouTube!

My guys needed a nice place for rehearsals … I could not find one … so I made one! … using Google Sketchup and the 3D-RAD plugin. Read all of my notes about the construction and use of the LearnMMD Auditorium Stage. Set the Background to Black so that a bright white does not show overhead.and SEE THE INSTRUCTIONS for this stage.

Read the article for full instructions for the LearnMMD Auditorium Stage.

Have fun with it …

It’s Show Time!

Get the LearnMMD Theater Seats!

Get the LearnMMD Theater Seats ... now with People! For MMD from Reggie Dentmore of LearnMMD.com

These new seats are included as part of the LearnMMD Stage (available above).

SEE IT in action on YouTube!

This 600kb download accessory features 2-D silhouette figures placed in these Sketchup-drawn rows of seats. Not any degree of detail in this model … but it’s a nice addition to any empty auditorium or theater setting that you may own. It’s 8-rows of fun … and you can load it more times … enough to fill any space that you have!



Download the LearnMMD Crop/Transition Panel!

Download the LearnMMD Crop/Transition Panel!Use this accessory to add special effects to your animations! Download this file and drop it into the Accessory Folder inside your Users Folder. Attach it to a dummy bone and maneuver the panel to create transitions and window cropping. Experiment! See the Post for the video and other info!

Download GloriaTheAnimator’s MMD Balloons!

Download dA's vanillabear3600's Ballon.PMX models!Download this set of MMD Balloon PMX models! created by LearnMMD’s GloriaTheAnimator… known as vanillabear3600 on Deviant Art! Vanillabear3600 created these wonderful models from scratch. Each has a dangling string that wriggles as the balloon dances on the air. There are facial-sliders to stretch and compress the balloons… and even one to make them into heart-shaped balloons!


Download Reggie’s DeckPanel!

Click to Download Reggie's DeckPanel accessory.Use this accessory to give your models a place to stand when the motion data starts your model somewhere above the stage-floor! Sometimes a motion data calls for your model to be on a roof or on a staircase… but YOUR stage doesn’t have those features. … your model needs a place to sit or stand… THIS is that place! See the descriptive article about using Reggie’s DeckPanel.

 

Download the Reggie’s Cafeteria Table and Chair!

Click to Download Reggie's Cafeteria Table and Chair accessory.There’s nothing more iconic about a “school” setting than these classic Cafeteria Table and Chair accessories. Reggie made these from Sketchup models he found in the Warehouse. Use the Si size parameter in the AMP to  size them to match your needs. Load them as many times as you wish… one table and six chairs… 8 tables and forty chairs… whatever! See my article where I describe these accessories.

 

Get Reggie’s MMD Wooden Stools!

Download Reggie's MMD Wooden Stools! A set of 10 different colors for MikuMikudance!We needed some comfortable, portable seating … and these nice wooden stools fill the bill! I created these in Sketchup. Read my article for the details and the “how to.”

There are 10 colors … including natural wood, Miku Blue and Chiffon!

The READ ME file gives credit to the original Sketchup modeler … and gives the OK to redistribute as long as you keep the folder and file names the same. Have a seat!


Get Reggie’s Wooden Table!

Get Reggie's Painted Table Accessory .x model!Every kitchen with a breakfast-nook needs a nice wooden table. This painted wooden table accessory will fit right into almost any domestic scene!

The ZIP includes five color versions of the table … and the .skp Sketchup file for the table so you can paint it it, yourself!


Get Reggie’s Table Lamp!

Download Reggie's Table Lamp Accessory from LearnMMD.com's Downloads page!Reggie created this lamp model using Sketchup.

It comes as TWO .x models: ON and OFF. These look great and will inspire you to switch-On and Switch-Off!

Read the article about these lamp models.


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Get Reggie’s Rocking Chair Collection for MMD!

Click to download RockingChairsRD.zip !These chairs are ready to download! I made these from a model I found in the Sketchup 3D-Warehouse using the 3D-Rad plugin within Sketchup. Read my article for the details and the “how to.”

This is a set of 10 chairs … 9 are in bright colors and one has a wooden finish. I created the wooden one for use in my ongoing “Dueling Banjos” project. Attach your chair to a dummy bone and “rock” it on the Red axis. — Enjoy!


Download Reggie Dentmore’s MMD Folk Guitar Accessory!

Get my MMD 7.39 Folk Guitar Accessory!I made this guitar for my Dueling Banjos project … from a Google Sketchup model that I found in the Sketchup 3-D Warehouse … a model by JJY. I modified it to be the right size for Miku and I adjusted some of the dark colors so they’d show up in my new accessory model.

See my Dueling Banjos project articles.

Have fun with your new guitar!


For “Dueling Banjos” … You need a BANJO!

Get your MMD Banjo_RD.x and start your own "Duel"!Here it is … by special request! … the Banjo model I created using a model from Google’s Sketchup 3D-Warehouse. Neru pounding away on LearnMMD's MMD Banjo_RD.x !I converted the Sketchup model into a “.x” Model using the 3D-RAD plugin. Read all about how to do it!

Please rename the file if you make changes to it. See the “Read Me” file in the download. Enjoy!


Beamman’s NAMEPLATE EFFECT

Get LearnMMD's files for Beamman's Nameplate Effect

Beamman’s Nameplate Effect is available from the source page: http://www43.atwiki.jp/beamman/

AND we have an English Version of it right here for you.

See Reggie’s article abut the Nameplate Effect for the full set of instructions.

REGGIE’s EVIL EYE Effect

Download Reggie's Evil Eye effect ZIP folder.Reggie’s Evil Eye effect gives you a nice dramatic effect as you’ve seen in many an anime moment … when the camera cuts to a character who is having a panic attack about something!

See Reggie’s article about the Evil Eye effect to get the full instructions.

 


Motion files, memes, and stuff

The HAPPY HANDS Meme …

Download the Happy Hands by Emmersaur from LearnMMD.com

LearnMMD.com now hosts the files for Happy Hands by Emmersaur.

Click the button to download the

HappyHandsMeme.zip folder

Read the Happy Hands Meme article for the full instructions.


“Ring Around the Moon” by Melanie: A “Project for MMDers”

Download the "Ring Around the Moon" WAV and associated files.

Download the WAV file for the LearnMMD “Project for MMDers” “Ring Around the Moon”.

It’s not a meme … because all that is included is the WAV file, .vmd notion files for the singer’s lips … and a video on YouTube to serve as an inspiration to get you started.

The download ZIP includes the WAV file and the .vmd motion files for the lip-sync.

Read Reggie’s article about this Project for MMDers.


“ARROW” by Melanie: A “Project for MMDers”

Download lip-sync and Mp3 soundtrack for Arrow, a nice litle love song.

 

Download Lip-sync and Soundtrack Mp3 for this wonderful little love song.

Again… It’s not a meme; it’s a Project. All that is included is the WAV file and a .vmd notion file for the lip-sync.

There are TWO Mp3’s in there… with and without the applause sound effect.

See my write-up about creating this animation.

Have fun creating your own “Diva Performance!”


LearnMMD’s “This is Target” Meme

Download LearnMMD's "This is Target" meme!

LearnMMD’s ZAZI created this little animation using the sound from a Target video in which an employee gives an amazing pep-talk!

Included are motions for one model and camera, the WAV file, and a couple of images you might use as a background. Feel free to modify and customize those motions and images. Read the ReadMe for full instructions and credits. See the LearnMMD “This is Target” meme-demo video.

See Zazi’s original video!

Download LearnMMD’s “This is Target” meme


Get Reggie’s Little Pose Collection!

get this little set of 4 poses to help you quickly pose new MMD models for your friends.

Enjoy this little set of VPD files. It’s fun to have these just for when you download a new model and you want to see what you have. Fun to have a quick pose for your models when you want to show MMD to a friend.

Click to see the poses in this article.

You get 3 complete poses and a couple of “relaxed arm” poses.


Get the Ievan Polkka/Levan Polkka/LEEKSPIN Polka WAV File

Visit the YouTube video with the links!Here it is .. The LeekSpin Pokka … Click the button to Download the Leek Spin Polkka.

Because of a mix-up with cap I and lower case l, this song is often called Levan Polkka while it’s real name starts with an i … Ievan Polkka … Ievan Polka.

I found this WAV file here:

http://youtu.be/jbh8Md8cOfY

… or just click the button.

There is no documentation for this file. I don’t know who made it or where it came from … but it seems to be the standard Leek-Spin song and it works just fine with the MMD program. You will find that it lasts about 4440 Frames! Save it where you can easily find it. Open a NEW file in MMD and then click FILE and LOAD WAV FILE. Select your file. You will then see it on the oscilloscope window on the MMD panel.

Have fun and Practice, Practice, Practice! “:o).


Visit MikuDance.info to find links to new models, accessories and special effects for download.

MikuDance.info offers links to new models and accessories.Mikudance.info is almost “off the air” … it’s creator has soured on and quit using MMD. His web page was a huge resource for everything MMD. Tons of models and accessories … and a few tutorials, too. His entire site has been saved as an archive-version. Click this button to go to the archive for MikuDance.info for an amazing number of models and accessories for MikuMikuDance.

Keep the Faith MMD! Keep MikuMikuDance Free. Be a responsible member of the Community. Know the rules.

Be a good MMDer, “Keep the Faith-MMD”.

 


Get my Collection of Hand Pose Files .vpd

Download Reggie's Hand Pose Collection!Fine movements are possible with MMD. I wanted to have quick access to various hand poses and finger positions … so I created a set of VPD files that I could use and share with you.

See: Reggie’s Hand Pose Collection for details.

Try them out! When you get my ZIP file, click EXTRACT ALL, open the new folder and Select All of my poses, and drop them into your Pose Folder inside your Users Folder in MMD. When you use them … you will see that some of the hand poses may poke a finger or thumb through a model’s sleeve. You can adjust the sleeve positions or flex the character’s wrist to get away from that. Have fun with ‘em!

See my Write-Up on these poses here: Reggie’s Hand Pose Collection.


Get my “Stand Dejected” Pose File .vpd

This is a nice, sad pose that took a while to create. Please download it and see what you think. My write-up on it is here:

Stand Dejected and Tied Pose Page

Also see the Smooth Motion post in Contents.


Let’s Make Miku Walk! Download my WalkTest6RD.pmm animation

Download my animation WalkTest6RD.pmmI created this walking motion with 5 full strides … 10 steps. See it here: Make Miku Walk!

It is pretty good … and since it is a .pmm file you can run it and edit it … have fun with it.

Please rename the file if you make changes to it.

See the write-up and learn how I created this animation on this page: Make Miku Walk!

My new WalkTest8 file shows that Walking is getting easier!

My new walk test file is cleaner than my previous motion file. See it at https://learnmmd.com/EasyWalk . I started by sliding the model back a bit so the toes are on a ruled line … registered. Then I moved out 15 frames and advanced the Center and the Left Leg IK to the next line. Registered. I COPIED the Left Leg IK position. I then went out 15 frames and PASTEd that Left Leg IK data. Then I moved the Center and the Right Leg IK out to the next ruled line, registered, and COPIED the Right Leg IK position. Advanced another 15 … and so on. This created a nice sliding/skating motion. Then I went back and added some foot and hip action. Go ahead and download this little file and play it for yourself!


 



37 Comments

  1. TEN TEN
    May 26, 2018    

    汉化版的在哪儿下载啊?

    • May 27, 2018    

      > Where is the Chinese version of the download?

      Does not exist, sorry.

  2. Tiffany Tiffany
    May 17, 2018    

    how do i make a MMD model?

  3. Stephan Colson Stephan Colson
    May 14, 2018    

    i downloaded mmd but i always get the same problem. I dont know what I’m missing. it always says “cannot execute…..”. What does that mean because if i search for it i would not understand it. I might learn something from you guys at least. So please help me out.

    • Reggie_Dentmore Reggie_Dentmore
      May 14, 2018    

      You download the MMD folder… drag it to your desktop… double click on it and look for the EXTRACT or EXTRACT ALL button… Click that button and OK the defaults. Then you will have a new MMD folder on your desktop. THAT folder will have the MikuMikuDance.exe ready for you to double-click to open MMD. You cannot run programs out of the ZIP folder, you must extract them, first.

  4. MMDAlyCat MMDAlyCat
    May 10, 2018    

    Since last night, I wasn’t able to open MMD 9.31. I was able to open 7.39, but 9.31 won’t open, no matter how I opened it. I even downloaded 9.31 again and replaced the .exe, and it’s STILL not working! What happened?

    • May 10, 2018    

      Is it correct that until recently, you were able to use MMD 9.31 successfully, with MME and all? If so:

      Are you on Windows 10? Have you been installing some updates to it lately? Can you see their descriptions, what they supposedly fix? Do you have a System Restore point set up lately and can you revert to it?

      There’s a possibility that a recent Windows update broke MMD again. It happened before: once a next update fixed things, another time a hotfix from MMD was released. Hopefully it’ll get better this time as well.

      • MMDAlyCat MMDAlyCat
        May 11, 2018    

        I am on Win 10, and the other night (when MMD stopped working), my computer got an update, which practically broke my computer (again, but that was the worst it broke). So thank you for the advice. I’ll go try it out.

  5. LollyPop LollyPop
    May 9, 2018    

    Hello!
    I’ve been wanting to make a model of my own! So, I got both PMDE and PMDx and decided to get started! I just recently got the DirectX update so it could work, and I tried to run it! Emphasis on TRIED. It didn’t open and when I went to the Task Manager, when I try to open it Task Manager doesn’t even register PMDE or PMDx! It doesn’t open! Please help.

  6. Ann Marie Camren Ann Marie Camren
    April 24, 2018    

    Hello There, i have a few problems here, so how can i fix this because when i open MMD, somethings pops up and it saids ”CreateDevice Failed!” What do i need to do?!

    • April 25, 2018    

      What video card does your computer have? Do you have its drivers updated to the latest version? Have you installed all necessary software?

      • Ann Marie Camren Ann Marie Camren
        April 25, 2018    

        i installed all the necessary software but my video card is not updated, i guess i will updated it first! TNX!!

    • Reggie_Dentmore Reggie_Dentmore
      April 25, 2018    

      In the past, I have searched for a solution for that “Create device failed”, I get asked about it a couple of times a year… and I find it is not an MMD issue… it is in your system or its software set and the way your machine deals with DirectX games. If you Google “Create device failed”, you will see plenty of listings and note that it’s mostly PC “gamers” who have encountered the error and have posted several ways to fix it. … best of luck with it!

  7. Alana Alana
    April 8, 2018    

    I’ve downloaded everything they told me to but it is still coming up with ‘d3dx9_43.dll was not found’ and I don’t know how to fix it.

  8. Haruka Haruka
    April 6, 2018    

    ¿Como puedo descargar models?

    • Reggie_Dentmore Reggie_Dentmore
      April 7, 2018    

      The easiest way to find models… go to YouTube and search for mmd model (dl, link)
      That will find videos with model download links. You can also search for MMD newcomers (dl, link)
      lots of times, a new model is called a “newcomer”.
      Also search deviantArt.com for MMD model download
      Might be best to Google your favorite model’s name and find just the model you are looking for.
      I know, right? … so many options!
      Good luck!

  9. Caylee Abrahante Caylee Abrahante
    March 27, 2018    

    Heyoo. :( I can’t figure out how to work it. I followed the instructions, but it didn’t seem to open when it was ready. Any suggestions?

  10. Zyra Zyra
    March 16, 2018    

    Hello my name is Zyra and I have a quick question what is the best shadder effect to use to make your models look realistic?

    • March 16, 2018    

      That’s really a matter of taste. Besides, various models tend to gain better from various shaders. Some people praise Raycast, although it’s difficult to use and loads the graphic system heavily; then again, something as simple as Adult Shader or SSAO can improve your model’s looks greatly compared to the original. Me, I’m a great fan of Half-Lambert shader myself.

      In the end, you ought to try as many effects as catches your eye and decide for yourself which you like best. Just keep in mind that LAT models’ faces react poorly to most shaders (as this article describes); there’s a way to exclude them from effect’s area of effect, but the result is usually still not satisfactory.

  11. dazaiya.chan dazaiya.chan
    March 15, 2018    

    mmd is not working can you make a zip for windows 10 plz so it can work

  12. AnniSiwa AnniSiwa
    March 15, 2018    

    Hey c: I’ve written a message before. Everything works perfectly and well … but when I opened MMD today I think it’s true in Japanese or Chinese although it’s true in English before? Can somehow change the language? Thanks in advance

    • March 17, 2018    

      Hi AnniSiwa,

      Check out the menu bar on the top of MMD. The very last (rightmost) menu, “Help” in English, has an option for English Mode. When you select that, MMD’s interface will switch to English, and it will use the English names for bones/morphs/etc, if the modeller provided any.

  13. Sy Sy
    March 11, 2018    

    I’m back and I’m triggered

    SOMEBODY help me fix the “Post effect not specified” Error Pl e A S e

    Every effect save for like 6 will not work. Like autoLuminose, Diffusion ect. I do always use .PMX models. Does that matter?

    • Reggie_Dentmore Reggie_Dentmore
      March 11, 2018    

      Do any effects work for you? … may be that your graphics card is not up to the task.

    • March 11, 2018    

      What are the effects you did try and that did not work? What is “6”? How did you try to apply them?

      For Diffusion and Autoluminous, there are .x accessories that you have to load in AMP, and the script will be loaded automatically. *Not* applying the .fx directly to a model in Effect Mapping.

  14. Caretaker Nicole Caretaker Nicole
    February 28, 2018    

    What is the newest MMD dec 5th 2017 MMD like? i’d like to know before doing a transfer.

    • February 28, 2018    

      Compared to the earlier stable version of 2014, it’s just a minor fix for Windows 10 related to a mouse issue. See comments section to this article for details.

  15. Roronoa Roronoa
    February 25, 2018    

    I downloaded MME EFFECT, and it does not work.

    My computer is 64-bit , and i downloaded the right MME EFFECT, but it does not work.

    Even if i put the three files with MIKU MIKU DANCE.It still does not work.

    What should i do ?

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