DDRMAX (Dance Dance Revolution) [PSX]
Access the Song Options Menu
To access the song options menu, hold O or X when choosing a song until the menu shows up. On this menu, you can change the speed the arrows scroll in, turn the arrows, add boost, turn on little, solo, and flat modes, and turn off freeze arrows. You can also choose the song difficulty in case you made a mistake.
Listen to Look To The Sky (True Color EXTENDED Mix)
Go into "Information" from the main menu screen, and the background music you'll hear in the information section is an extended version of Look To The Sky (True Color Mix) that's almost 6 and a half minutes long (without repeating)! Enjoy!
Oni Course Unlocks
The following are the songs you can unlock via completing the Oni Courses. If you have already unlocked the song listed through playing, it does not apply:
Complete Lesson Oni: Dynamite Rave (Down Bird Sota Mix)
Complete Club Trax: Jam and Marmalade
Complete Variety: The Shining Polaris
Complete Adreniline: Do It Right (Harmonized 2Step Mix)
Complete Home Bass: Spin The Disc
Complete Hardcore: Drop The Bomb (System S.F. Mix)
Other ways to unlock some songs.
Dynamite Rave Remix: Beat the Lesson Oni course.
Jam & Marmalade: Beat the Variaty Oni course.
The Shining Polaris: Beat the Club Trax Oni course.
Do it Right Remix: Beat the Adrenaline Oni course.
Play DDR with the credits
After you complete your final stage and the credits are rolling, you can play DDR with the names in the credits by hitting a button as the names pass in front of the guide arrows at the top of the screen. They pass in front at the speed of the song playing in the background (Candy*)
Play Extra Stage
When you are on your final stage in Game Mode, AA your last song on Heavy difficulty to play Extra Stage. In this stage, you will play MAX 300 on Heavy difficulty with 1.5x, Reverse, and Pressure Mode on.
Play MAX 300 without unlocking
To play the really hard song MAX 300, and without having to play 100 songs to unlock it. Choose roulette for the song and the songs will start to spin. MAX 300 will be in red writing, and it will be the only song in red. Time the roulette just right to play MAX 300!!
Play Oni mode
On the difficulty selection screen, keep pressing right until you scroll past ''Heavy'' difficulty. The announcer will give the ominous warning of ''This mode is difficult!'', and you'll be able to select Oni mode. In this mode, you will select a predetermined set of songs, and missing four steps yields a Game Over.
Hold the X button when selecting the song in Game Mode or Workout Mode. You will be able to choose options like Speed, Boost, Appearance, Turn, Other (Little/Flat/Solo), Scroll, Freeze Arrow and Step.
Unlock "Adrenaline" Oni Course
To unlock this course, you must have unlocked the following songs: I Was The One, Logical Dash, Jam & Marmalade, The Shining Polaris, Holic, Rhythm and Police, Trip Machine Climax, Max 300
Unlock "Hardcore" Oni Course
To unlock this course, you must have the following congs unlocked: Jam & Marmalade, Love This Feelin', true... (Trance Sunrise Mix), I'm For Real, Secret Rendezvous, Rhythm and Police (K.O.G.G3 Mix), Electro Tuned (the SubS mix), My Summer Love, Paranoia Max (Dirty Mix) -Club Another Ver.-, Healing Vision, Spin the Disc, Abyss, Candy
Unlock "Home Bass" Oni Course
To unlock this course, you must have the following songs unlocked: Love This Feelin', The Shining Polaris, Dynamite Rave (Down Bird Sota Mix), Kind Lady, Look to the Sky (True Color Mix), Sana Morette Ne Ente, So In Love, Do It Right (Harmonized 2 Step Mix), Overblast!!
In order to unlock Candy, you must pass it in Game mode. In order to do so, you must score an AA on your Extra Stage (MAX 300) (see the MAX 300 code for information on how to access the Extra Stage). You will then play your Encore Extra Stage, which is Candy. It is played at 1.5x, Reverse and Sudden Death (you fail if you get a Good, Almost or Boo). Pass it, and it will be selectable in your main list.
Alternate method: Play 200 songs and Candy will automatically unlock.
Fail a song on game mode.
Unlock Drop the Bomb (System S.F. Mix)
Play exactly 500 songs to unlock the DDRMAX USA exclusive song, Drop the Bomb (System S.F. Mix), without having to clear the difficult, ''Hardcore'' Oni course.
Unlock Gentle Stress
Fail an Oni course and Gentle Stress will be unlocked.
Unlock Silent Hill
To unlock this song, you must manage to make it to the Extra Stage. AA your last song on Heavy to unlock it. You do not have to pass it.
Unlock 'Spin The Disk'
To Unlock the DDRMAX2 Song, Spin the Disk, Complete 250 songs
Unlockable Songs (Game Mode)
005 songs: LOVE THIS FEELIN'
010 songs: RHYTHM AND POLICE K.O.G G3 Mix
015 songs: Get me in your sight (AMD CANCUN MIX)
020 songs: SO IN LOVE
025 songs: Look To The Sky (True Color Mix)
030 songs: Healing Vision
035 songs: Let the beat hit em! BM IIDX version
040 songs: Kind Lady
045 songs: I'M FOR REAL
050 songs: Secret Rendez-vous
055 songs: SANA MORETTE NE ENTE
060 songs: true...(Trance Sunrise Mix)
065 songs: DYNAMITE RAVE -Down Bird SOTA Mix-
070 songs: Abyss
075 songs: Holic
080 songs: GAMBOL
085 songs: Jam&Marmalade
090 songs: MY SUMMER LOVE
095 songs: Electro Tuned (The SubS mix)
100 songs: MAX 300
200 songs: CANDY