Dance Dance Revolution Dance Wars

Dance Dance Revolution Dance Wars, stylized Dance Dance Revolution DANCE WARS and sometimes abbreviated as DDR Dance Wars, is a home release of Dance Dance Revolution, and the third one to be released in iOS. The game stopped functioning at September 1, 2013 due to the team retiring from online.

Dance Dance Revolution Dance Wars
Dance Dance Revolution Dance Wars logo.png
App logo
Developer(s)Konami
Publisher(s)Konami
SeriesDance Dance Revolution
Platform(s)iOS
Release
  • NA: February 14, 2013
Genre(s)Music

GameplayEdit

Dance Dance Revolution Dance Wars retains its core gameplay: matching the hit of arrow according to the song's timing. There are basically two game mode players can choose: Battle Mode and Free Play Mode. The heart of this game is Battle Mode, where players can match against other player or aiding players through Dance Crew system. Players have ability to build Dance Crew by recruiting other people. By having Dance Crew, players may do a Practice Battle and Crew Battle while also aiding or having other Crew member aiding players during battle. Respect Points may be earned through Dance Crew to obtain or upgrade skills and buying items. Dance Dance Revolution Dance Wars implements what is to be called as "Stamina", a representation of the energy used in Battles and Missions. It can be refilled by eating foods or using items that can refill stamina, although Practice Battle and playing songs in Free Play Mode don't affect the Stamina.

UnlocksEdit

There are several ways to obtain unlockables. Note that these unlockables is not just songs, but also items, accessories for characters and characters themselves.

  • Invitation. Inviting certain numbers of people to play Dance Dance Revolution Dance Wars may give players unlockables.
  • Missions. Players are required to accomplish various Missions to obtain unlockables. Also, if players have downloaded jukebeat, they may also obtain three songs from jukebeat.
  • Crew Battle. Crew Battle is a cooperative battle where players aims for "Stickers", part of a song banner. Player may obtain Stickers through battle and or placing Traps for other rivals. If a set of Stickers are obtained, the song will be unlocked.
  • Event. In-game events will give players unlockables.
    • The current Event, Unidentified Funky Objects (announced February 25, 2013),[1] lets players to unlock the song Unidentified Funky Objects, among other unlockables. The event itself is divided into four chapters, with the objective to clear the song Unidentified Funky Objects in a fixed difficulty (Chapter 1 show players the Beginner chart, Chapter 2 the Basic chart, and so on).

DevelopmentEdit

In 2012, KONAMI announced their third installment of DDR in iOS system under the name "Dance Dance Revolution GREE", hinting the ability to use GREE in this installment. It was announced to be released in February 2012, but no news were available since then. However, it was announced again on December 14, 2012 that the game would be released under the title "Dance Dance Revolution Dance Wars" and would be the first installment in iOS to make use of GREE system, meaning that it would incorporate online and multiplayer gameplay.[2] It was released on February 14, 2013.[3]

MusicEdit

There are currently 53 songs in Dance Dance Revolution Dance Wars, including the a-ha pack that is released at the same time as the release of the game.

Song Artist Tier
a-ha Pack
Take On Me a-ha
Train of Thought a-ha
You Are The One a-ha
Miley Cyrus Pack
7 Things I Hate About You Miley Cyrus
The Climb Miley Cyrus
When I Look At You Miley Cyrus
Default Songs
Dense Forest Battle From Contra
Also available on jukebeat
Kind Lady OKUYATOS From DDRMAX -Dance Dance Revolution 6th Mix- (PS2)
My Only Shining Star NAOKI feat.Becky Lucinda From Dance Dance Revolution SuperNova
real-high-SPEED Makoto feat.SK From Dance Dance Revolution X (PS2)
General Unlocks
A thing called LOVE D-Crew 2 US From Dance Dance Revolution SuperNova 2
aftershock!! DM Ashura From Dance Dance Revolution UNIVERSE3
All My Love kors k feat.ЯIRE From Dance Dance Revolution X2
AM-3P kTZ From Dance Dance Revolution 2nd Mix
Anti-Matter Orbit1 feat.Milo From Dance Dance Revolution X2
CHAOS DE-SIRE retunes From Dance Dance Revolution Supernova
DYNAMITE RAVE NAOKI From Dance Dance Revolution 3rd Mix
Electrified SySF. From Dance Dance Revolution SuperNova 2
GRADIUSIC CYBER (AMD G5 MIX) BIG-O feat.TAKA From Dance Dance Revolution 3rd Mix
Heatstroke TAG feat.Angie Lee From Dance Dance Revolution X2 and Dance Dance Revolution HOTTEST PARTY 3
HIGHER NM feat.SUNNY From Dance Dance Revolution 4th Mix
HYPER EUROBEAT NAOKI feat.DDR ALL STARS From Dance Dance Revolution EXTREME
KISS KISS KISS NAOKI feat.SHANTI From Dance ManiaX
L'amour et la liberte (Darwin & DJ Silver Mix) NAOKI in the MERCURE From Dance Dance Revolution Supernova 2
LOVE THIS FEELIN' Chang Ma From Dance Dance Revolution 2nd Mix
MAX 300 Ω From DDRMAX -Dance Dance Revolution 6th Mix-
Music in the Rhythm nc ft. 触電 From Dance Dance Revolution Supernova 2
NGO 鍋島圭一 From Dance Dance Revolution Supernova 2
oarfish kors k From Dance Dance Revolution UNIVERSE3
PARANOiA ~Respect~ .3k From Dance Dance Revolution Party Collection (PS2)
POSSESSION TAG underground From Dance Dance Revolution X2
SABER WING TAG From Dance Dance Revolution X
sakura storm Ryu☆ From Dance Dance Revolution UNIVERSE3
SEDUCTION nc feat.FINALFORCE From Dance Dance Revolution EXTREME2 (PS2)
Shine Tomosuke feat.Adreana From Dance Dance Revolution X2 and Dance Dance Revolution HOTTEST PARTY 3
Your Angel DM Ashura feat.kors k From Dance Dance UNIVERSE3
Invitation Unlocks
Uranus Tatsh SN2 Style From Dance Dance Revolution Supernova 2
Mission Unlocks
AFRONOVA RE-VENGE From Dance Dance Revolution 3rd Mix
A Stupid Barber Sho-T From Dance Dance Revolution EXTREME (PS2)
CG Project Latenighters From Dance Dance Revolution X2
Dance Dance Revolution DDR ALL STARS From Dance Dance Revolution EXTREME
Decade kors k Vs.dj TAKA From Dance Dance Revolution X2
dirty digital kors k From Dance Dance Revolution UNIVERSE3
D2R NAOKI From DDRMAX2 -Dance Dance Revolution 7th Mix-
Feelings Won't Fade (Extend Trance Mix) SySF. From Dance Dance Revolution Supernova (PS2)
in love wit you Kotaro feat.Aya From Dance Dance Revolution X (PS2)
KISS KISS KISS 秋葉工房 MIX
(KISS KISS KISS Akiba Koubou Mix)
Remixed by DJ Command From Dance Dance Revolution X2
PARANOiA 180 From Dance Dance Revolution
PASSION OF LOVE NAOKI feat.PAULA TERRY From Dance Dance Revolution EXTREME2 (PS2)
Poseidon (kors k mix) NAOKI underground From Dance Dance Revolution X2
Silver Platform -I wanna get your heart- U1 Reincarnates w/ Leah From Dance Dance Revolution Supernova (PS2)
STILL IN MY HEART NAOKI From beatmaniaIIDX 5th Style
Also on Dance Dance Revolution 5th Mix
TEARS NAOKI underground feat.EK From Dance Dance Revolution EXTREME
You Are A Star NAOKI feat.Anna Kaelin From Dance Dance Revolution X2 and Dance Revolution HOTTEST PARTY 3
jukebeat Unlocks
Frogger From Frogger
LETHAL ENFORCERS Medley From Lethal Enforcers
Unidentified Funky Objects Event Unlocks
Unidentified Funky Objects yutak

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dance Dance Revolution DANCE WARS First Event Announced Archived 2013-04-10 at Archive.today on Bemanistyle. Retrieved 03-20-2013.
  2. ^ DanceDanceRevolution DANCE WARS Announced Archived 2013-03-14 at the Wayback Machine on Bemanistyle. Retrieved 07-03-2013.
  3. ^ DanceDanceRevolution DANCE WARS Released on Arcade Sushi. Retrieved 10-03-2013.

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