Artist: Sota F.
Composition/Arrangement: Sota Fujimori
BPM: 100-400 (DanceDanceRevolution), 200 (jubeat, SOUND VOLTEX)
First Music Game Appearance: DanceDanceRevolution X2
Other Music Game Appearances:
- jubeat plus / jubeat plus (Android) saucer pack 17
- jubeat saucer
- jukebeat KONAMI music pack 41
- SOUND VOLTEX VIVID WAVE
- ミライダガッキ FutureTomTom Ver.2
Artist: Sota F.
Composition/Arrangement: Sota Fujimori
First Music Game Appearance: DanceDanceRevolution II
Other Music Game Appearances: None.
Song Connections / Remixes
- A long version of New Decade, titled New Decade -Extended Mix-, can be found on Sota Fujimori's third album, SYNTHESIZED3.
- New Decade and New Decade IIDX Edition share the "かっこいい~~" (kakkoii~~) sample with another Sota Fujimori song, [E].
- New Decade shares two soundbites with TRIP MACHINE, one of them being the "DDR" vocal sample.
- New Decade is part of Sota Fujimori's "New" series of songs.
- This song has different backgrounds, banners, jackets, or other related images. For more information, please see this page.
- New Decade is one of the Replicant D-action hidden songs in DanceDanceRevolution X2, representing the color orange. To play New Decade as a Replicant D-action song, you must obtain a full combo on 15 different charts (can be the same songs), then obtain a AA/AAA rank on Sakura Sunrise and Shiny World on the same difficulty.
- As of February 23rd, 2011, New Decade has been unlocked for normal play.
- Also, as of April 1st, 2011, New Decade's CHALLENGE charts have been unlocked for normal play.
- New Decade marks Sota Fujimori's first EXTRA STAGE song for the arcade DanceDanceRevolution series.
- New Decade appears as downloadable content for DanceDanceRevolution S+, in the DDR X2 Special Pack 4.
- In the arcade DanceDanceRevolution titles, New Decade features a unique video. However, it plays in the background of a purple-colored version of the REPLICANT background dance stage and is not full-screen.
- In DanceDanceRevolution II/DanceDanceRevolution hottest party5, New Decade's video removes any on-screen dancers and is played in a tiny monitor on the opposite side of the player on Single and in the center on Double/Versus, due to Nintendo Wii memory limitations.
- This video reuses three DDRMAX-EXTREME background movies.
- New Decade's video is absent in the Korean releases of DanceDanceRevolution, due to a part of the video that could be associated with the Rising Sun Flag, which is de facto banned in Korea.
- In DanceDanceRevolution A, New Decade retains its REPLICANT background dance stage, although the monitors now remain black for the entire duration of the song.
- In DanceDanceRevolution (2014) and from DanceDanceRevolution A20 onwards, New Decade instead uses the BOOM DARK dance stage without any monitor displays.
- New Decade is used as background music in a mission on the KONAMI arcade game ROAD FIGHTERS (ロードファイターズ).
- New Decade was added to jubeat saucer on August 4th, 2013, as part of the jubeat・GITADORA・DDRのTriple Journey unlock event, which started on August 1st, 2013.
- To unlock New Decade on jubeat saucer, you have to "draw" one of the four arrows pointing towards any of the 4 corners during the Online Matching screen.
- After the event ended, it can be unlocked in jubeat saucer via the bistro saucer unlocking event.
- In jubeat saucer fulfill, it can be unlocked as part of saucer macchiato's Side Menu from April 23rd, 2014.
- In jubeat prop, it can be unlocked by playing it as a BONUS TUNE from May 28th, 2015.
- In jubeat Qubell, it is one of the Garnet unlocks of the dig dig Qubell unlocking system.
- In jubeat clan, it can be unlocked in the jubeat SHOP.
- In jubeat festo, it can be purchased at the emo MART.
- New Decade received a new jacket in the jubeat series.
- New Decade's timing was slightly fixed on the September 13th, 2016 update of DanceDanceRevolution A.
- New Decade is part of the Maishuu! Ichika no chou BEMANI rush 2020 (毎週！いちかの超BEMANIラッシュ2020) event. It could be unlocked in SOUND VOLTEX VIVID WAVE from September 16th, 2020 until October 29th, 2020.
- As of December 16th, 2021 in SOUND VOLTEX EXCEED GEAR, it can be purchased with PCB.
- New Decade's MAXIMUM chart has an easter egg referencing DanceDanceRevolution: in the first half of the song a sample plays "DDR", which the lasers form a down and up arrow.
- New Decade's jacket is uncredited in the SOUND VOLTEX series.
- New Decade's jubeat (2021) ratings were adjusted to its jubeat festo ratings on March 7th, 2022.
- New Decade is available in DanceDanceRevolution GRAND PRIX's GRAND PRIX mode from July 20th, 2022, by purchasing the GRAND PRIX music pack vol.8 (グランプリ楽曲パック vol.8).
Song Production Information
Difficulty & Notecounts
DanceDanceRevolution difficulty rated from 1 to 20 from X onwards.
jubeat to clan difficulty rated from 1 to 10.
SOUND VOLTEX difficulty rated from 1 to 20 from IV HEAVENLY HAVEN onwards. (Ratings and notecounts obtained from BEMANIWiki 2nd and jubeat@Wiki.)
|Notecounts / Freeze Arrows / Shock Arrows||124 / 0||324 / 48||394 / 45||508 / 40||543 / 49 / 0||311 / 34||410 / 33||512 / 21||519 / 31 / 0|
|DanceDanceRevolution II / hottest party 5||4||11||14||17||18||11||14||17||18|
|DanceDanceRevolution GRAND PRIX||4||11||14||17||18||11||14||17||18|
|Notecounts / Freeze Arrows / Shock Arrows||281 / 14||720 / 97||894 / 99||1106 / 108||1203 / 120 / 0||- / -||- / -||- / -||- / - / -|
|DanceDanceRevolution II / hottest party 5||4||11||14||17||18||-||-||-||-|
|jubeat plus (Android)||4||8||10|
|SOUND VOLTEX VIVID WAVE→Present||6||12||15||18||-|
|Sota Fujimori's "New" series of songs|
|New Decade (New Decade IIDX Edition) - New Beginning - New Century - Start a New Day - New Era|
|Medal-unlockable Songs||Anti-Matter (Blue) - New Decade (Orange) - Pierce The Sky (Cyan) - POSSESSION (Purple) - Sakura Sunrise (Green)|
Shiny World (Yellow)
|ENCORE EXTRA STAGE||Valkyrie dimension|