Drinking Game: Bemani

aka: Beatmania
General
  • Finish your drink if someone attempts a top-tier difficulty song and fails miserably.
  • Take a celeberatory drink every time a cabinet from outside of Asia gets registered to eAMUSEMENT.
  • Take a shot every time someone plays a VENUS song.
    • Take another if someone sings along to "Wow Wow VENUS".
      • Take yet another one if they chant "Wow Wow PENIS".
  • Take a sip every time someone plays "FLOWER". Remixes count.
    • Take two drinks if it's on a non-BEMANI game that FLOWER was crossed over to.
    • Take a longer sip if someone else on a differnt game plays "FLOWER" at the same time.
    • Finish the glass if "FLOWER" is being played on three or more games at once.
      • The above also applies to any song that crossed over to three or more games. Songs from franchise-wide eventsnote  don't count.
  • Every some someone plays "How to Cook Delicious Rice and the Effects of Eating Rice", take a drink while eating a bowl of rice. Alternatively, take a drink of sake (rice wine).
  • Take a drink every time a new Prim song is introduced.
  • Take a drink every time Konami introduces a PASELI-exclusive feature.
  • Take a drink every time you enter the wrong passcode when trying to log in.
  • Take a drink every time you see a Blue Screen of Death or some other Windows-related error message on a BEMANI cabinet.
  • Take a drink every time for every subsequent time the same song is played.
  • Every time DJ YOSHITAKA composes a song that is 185 BPM, drink 1.85 pints.
  • Take a drink every time a cabinet that is normally connected to eAMUSEMENT or other services replicating it is in offline mode.
  • Take a drink every time you forget to bring your eAMUSEMENT PASS with you to the arcade.
    • Take two extra if it's an arcade in Japan and you're therefore stuck with the limited-feature coin modes.
    • Finish your drink if you lose your eAMUSEMENT PASS.
  • In games where the scroll speed is tied to the song BPM, take a drink every time you break combo due to a tempo change.
    • Take another if the tempo change was only there for Fake Difficulty purposes. (Yes, this means you will be drinking a lot if you play DDR.)

DanceDanceRevolution (Or, DrunkDrunkRevolution)
  • If two or more players argue over using the bar, start drinking and keep drinking until they stop.
  • Take a drink every time the official DanceDanceRevolution page gets a significant detail about the series wrongnote .
    • Down the bottle if they mistook a non-BEMANI dance game (e.g. Pump It Up) for DDR.
  • Take a drink if any of the panels aren't functioning correctly.
  • Take a drink every time someone compares the game to In The Groove or Pump It Up. Take another if this leads to a flamewar.
  • Take a drink every time you play a song with a scroll BPM that's double its actual BPM.
  • Take a drink every time you play a song has BPM changes for the sole purpose of screwing the player over.
    • Take another if these BPM changes don't appear in charts for the same song in other BEMANI games (e.g. "Elemental Creation", "New Decade").
  • Take a drink if you manage to hit the final, randomized corner jump at the end of "Tohoku EVOLVED".
    • Take a drink if you miss that final jump and you fail because of it.
  • Take a celebratory drink every time you get a Perfect Full Combo.
    • Take another if the chart was level 15 or higher.
  • Take a drink every time you or someone else plays "Butterfly". Remixes count.

beatmania
  • Take a shot every time a song ends in a Difficulty Spike.
  • Take a shot every time you finish with a 78% gauge.
  • Chug your drink every time somebody plays Xepher.
  • Take shots every time Michael a la Mode shouts "2DX Gold" in Gold Rush.
  • Take an additional shot if the player gets a grade of "A" or higher, but fails the song due to his/her Life Meter falling below the 80% requirement.
  • Take a shot every time someone who has complained about "denpa" in tricoro complains about "grimdark" songs in SPADA.
  • Take a shot of Everclear if Konami ever brings FLOOR INFECTION to IIDX.
  • Take a shot every time someone who couldn't clear 7th Dan clears 8th Dan.
  • Take a shot every time you start a song and forget to turn off Hard gauge by accident. Take an additional if it was Ex-Hard that you left on.
  • In Hazard mode, take two drinks for every song you clear.
  • Every time you see a fellow player reach Kaiden rank for the first time, buy the player some expensive champagne.
    • Down a bottle of champagne yourself if you reach Kaiden.
  • If "Himiko" is being played and someone mentions PABST BLUE RIBBON, pour the remainder of your drink over their head.
  • In SPADA, take a drink every time the announcer screams when you input the wrong passcode for your account.
  • Take a drink every time "Miracle 5ympho X" plays and someone shouts the "Oniichan!" sound clip.
    • When it gets to "MACHINE GUN", start drinking at the beginning of the rapid fire section and only stop when the player misses.
  • Take a drink every time you get caught by another player while playing with Assist mods.
  • Take a drink every time you miss a note due to Fanservice within the background video or overlay (e.g. the cleavage shot in "Last Message", Dai's dancing in various songs, Mamonis's Hotter and Sexier form in "Devilz Staircase")
  • Take a drink every time someone pronounces ".59" and "G59" as "point fifty nine" and "G fifty nine", respectively.
  • On "GAMBOL"'s Another charts, take a drink every time you get a BAD.
  • Take a drink every time you come to an arcade with PENDUAL thinking today is one particular space-time phase, but is actually the other one instead. Take another if this prevents you from progressing with unlocks.

Popn Music
  • Take a drink every time someone calls a pop'n music song by its genre rather than its title. Two if it's "Nadeshiko Rock".
  • Take a drink every time someone complains about Lapistoria's scoring system.
  • When playing with the Random or S-Random modifiers, take a drink every time you get a chord that are impossible without using your head, the rest of your arms, or really big hands.
  • Take a drink if you fail a song and it was not on the first stage (for the 2-stage guarantee), final stage, or extra stage, thereby wasting your credit.

jubeat
  • Take a drink every time you get an EXCELLENT.
    • Take another if the chart was level 10.
    • If you're in a 4-player match and all of you get an EXCELLENT, split a bottle with the other players.
      • If everyone was playing a level 10 chart, invite them to go drinking with you at a bar, and pay for their drinks.
  • Take a drink if you Full Combo a song but fail to clear it.
    • If you did it by accident, go raid the nearest liquor store.
  • Take a drink with your head sideways every time you or someone else plays "STELLAR WIND" on Extreme.

Reflec Beat
  • Take a drink every time you miss a Just Reflec'd note.
  • Take a drink every time you miss a TOP note.
  • Take a drink every time you have a higher score than your opponent but a lower Clear Rate, or vice versa.
  • Take a drink every time you try to Just Reflec a note, but fail even though you got a Just on it.
    • Also take a drink if you Just Reflec a note by accident.

Sound Voltex
  • Take a drink every time people argue about Touhou and VOCALOID arranges.
  • Take a glass of whiskey every time SOUND VOLTEX gets a new level 16 chart. Note that we said "glass of whiskey", not a shot.
  • Take a drink every time you fail by finishing a song with a 69%. If someone cracks a "69" joke, throw the bottle at them.
  • Take a drink every time you or someone else within earshot plays "Nyan Cat". Take another if it's the Infinite chart.
  • Take a drink every time you try to discuss Rasis and someone thinks you're saying "racist".
  • Take a drink every time Analog notes take up more of the Max Chain than button notes.

GITADORA

DanceMasters / DanceEvolution
  • Take a drink every time someone compares the game to other motion-based dance games (e.g. Dance Central, Just Dance).
  • DanceEvolution Arcade only:
    • Take a drink every time spectators join in on the routine.
      • 3.26 shots if it's the "She is my wife" dance.
    • Take a drink every time someone who is not playing steps into the sensor zone by accident.
      • Hit them with the bottle if they did it on purpose.

BeatStream
  • Take a drink if "FLOWER" gets crossed over to this game.

Alternative Title(s):

Beatmania