There has been instances where MikuMikuDance has been featured in news media.
An entry for Miku Miku Dance Cup 7 was featured in media outfits such as GMA-7. It featured Reimu Hakurei, Rin Kagamine (in summer outfit) and Nana Haruka. It was based on the lipsync skit of Filipino artist duo Moymoy Palaboy.
The MikuMikuDance version proved to be so popular that several versions featuring other models were made. Its movement data was also made available for public utilization.