Look cute, sound kawaii?

“Kawaii” is the Japanese notion of cute. This socio-cultural phenomenon is linked to positive attitudinal and behavioural effects for visual phenomena. How about kawaii voice?


Kawaii Game Voice UX

Kawaii game voice user experiences (voice UX) are characterized by visual and sound phenomena associated with characters and other diegetic agents.


Modelling Kawaii Vocalics

Little is known about kawaii as a sound phenomenon. What features of visual kawaii transfer? What unique properties does kawaii sound have? We ask.


Kawaii Computing

Kawaii computing explores the Japanese concept of cute in human-computer interaction contexts. We consider the socio-cultural features of kawaii in interactive experiences with computers.