BPM: 171 (beatmania IIDX), 86-343 (DanceDanceRevolution)
Genre: HARDCORE BREAKBEATS
First Music Game Appearance: beatmania IIDX 6th style -new songs collection-
Other Music Game Appearances:
- beatmania IIDX 8th style
- DanceDanceRevolution ULTRAMIX Song Pack #02
Song Connections / Remixes
- A remix of OUTER LIMITS, titled OUTER LIMITS ALTERNATIVE, appears as the ANOTHER chart of OUTER LIMITS in beatmania IIDX 13 DistorteD CS, and as a standalone song in beatmania IIDX 23 copula.
- Another remix of OUTER LIMITS by Akira Ishihara, titled OUTER LIMITS Akira Ishihara remix, can be found on the DanceDanceRevolution ULTRAMIX3 Song Pack #15.
- OUTER LIMITS' video feature L.E.D. himself. However, despite appearing in the video for SOMETHING WONDERFUL, Yasi, who also made the video for that song, notes about meeting L.E.D. as if he's never met him in the video production information.
- OUTER LIMITS is the only CS original from beatmania IIDX 6th style CS that kept its BEGINNER chart in beatmania IIDX 8th style CS as well.
- OUTER LIMITS received a new Single EXPERT chart in DDR FESTIVAL -DanceDanceRevolution-, replacing its old one. This chart was used in DanceDanceRevolution SuperNOVA2 CS (North America).
- Also in DDR FESTIVAL, the stop in OUTER LIMITS' charts was slightly moved from its original position in the ULTRAMIX charts.
- OUTER LIMITS received BEGINNER charts in DanceDanceRevolution ULTRAMIX2.
- An unused Single BEGINNER chart for OUTER LIMITS can be found in the DDR FESTIVAL -DanceDanceRevolution- data.
- A modified version of this chart, which only changes the position of one arrow, was used in DanceDanceRevolution SuperNOVA2 CS (North America).
- In DDR FESTIVAL -DanceDanceRevolution- and DanceDanceRevolution ULTRAMIX4, OUTER LIMITS' artist was slightly changed to L.E.D. -G.
- OUTER LIMITS is the third consecutive revival CS song from L.E.D. to have received an ANOTHER chart from an older CS song, with ErAseRmoToR maXimUM, LOVE IS DREAMINESS and OUTER LIMITS for beatmania IIDX 11 IIDX RED CS, beatmania IIDX 12 HAPPY SKY CS and beatmania IIDX 13 DistorteD CS respectively.
- OUTER LIMITS received new NORMAL and HYPER charts in beatmania IIDX 13 DistorteD CS, replacing its old charts.
- It also lost its unique video.
- OUTER LIMITS is a hidden revival in beatmania IIDX 16 EMPRESS. It can be unlocked by playing 60 rounds.
- As of January 7th, 2009, it is available by default.
- Despite getting new charts in beatmania IIDX 13 DistorteD CS, OUTER LIMITS still uses its old 6th style -new songs collection- charts upon its revival in EMPRESS.
- OUTER LIMITS' video was also restored upon its return to arcades.
- OUTER LIMITS is unlockable in beatmania IIDX INFINITAS (2020) from October 6th, 2021 after purchasing its charts with BITs.
- Similar to the above, it still uses its debut CS charts.
Song Production Information
Video Production Information
L.E.D. finally makes an appearance, too! Due to comments from the director, I was scared of meeting him, but it turns out that he's a shy person and a fairly serious techno lover.
Difficulty & Notecounts
beatmania IIDX difficulty rated from 1 to 7+ in 5th through 9th style, and 1 to 12 from 12 HAPPY SKY onward. beatmania (2006) difficulty rated from 1 to 10.
DanceDanceRevolution difficulty rated from 1 to 10 from DDRMAX2 to SuperNOVA2.
|Game||SP Difficulty||DP Difficulty|
|beatmania IIDX 6th style CS||1||3||5||-||-||4||6||-||-|
|beatmania IIDX 8th style CS||2||4||6||-||-||6||7||-||-|
|beatmania IIDX INFINITAS (2020)||-||3||6||-||-||4||8||-||-|
|beatmania IIDX 8th style→9th style||-||↓2||↑6||-||-||↑6||↑7||-||-|
|beatmania IIDX 16 EMPRESS||-||↑3||6||-||-||↓4||7||-||-|
|beatmania IIDX 17 SIRIUS||-||3||6||-||-||4||↑8||-||-|
|Game||SP Difficulty||DP Difficulty|
|beatmania IIDX 13 DistorteD CS||-||5||8||-||-||7||10||-||-|
|Notecounts / Freeze Arrows / Shock Arrows||107 / 0||204 / 87||311 / 95||503 / 40||- / - / -||204 / 87||311 / 95||503 / 27||- / - / -|
|DanceDanceRevolution ULTRAMIX / Dancing Stage Unleashed DLC||-||5||7||10||-||5||8||10||-|
|DanceDanceRevolution ULTRAMIX2 / Dancing Stage Unleashed2 DLC||N/A||5||7||10||-||5||8||10||-|
|DanceDanceRevolution ULTRAMIX3 / Dancing Stage Unleashed3 DLC||N/A||5||7||10||-||5||8||10||-|
|DanceDanceRevolution ULTRAMIX4 DLC||N/A||5||7||10||-||5||8||10||-|
|Notecounts / Freeze Arrows / Shock Arrows||198 / 0||204 / 87||311 / 95||501 / 48||- / - / -||204 / 87||311 / 95||503 / 27||- / - / -|
|DanceDanceRevolution / Dancing Stage SuperNOVA2 CS NA/EU||3||5||7||10||-||5||8||10||-|
⁑ Denotes chart is unused and cannot be accessed through normal gameplay.