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Song Information[]

Sakura Sunrise

Album art in DDR X3 VS 2ndMIX.

Sakura Sunrise (X2 JP)

Album art in DDR X2.

Sakura Sunrise (S)

DDR S+ banner.

Artist: Ryu☆

Composition/Arrangement: Ryu☆

Video Type: Stage (X2→Present), Full (DDR II)

BPM: 181

Length: 1:35

First Appearance: DanceDanceRevolution X2

Other Appearances:


Various voice clips, including "Come on!".

Song Connections / Remixes[]

  • Sakura Sunrise is part of the Replicant D-action series of boss songs. The other six are:
  • Sakura Sunrise is part of the Sakura series of songs by Ryu☆. Other songs are:
    • sakura storm, which appears in DanceDanceRevolution UNIVERSE 3, DanceDanceRevolution X2, beatmaniaIIDX 18 Resort Anthem, and REFLEC BEAT colette -All Seasons-.
    • Sakura Reflection, which appears in REFLEC BEAT.
    • Sakura Luminance, which appears in REFLEC BEAT colette -Spring-.
  • An extended version of Sakura Sunrise, named Sakura Sunrise (Extended RRver.), can be found on Ryu☆'s 3rd album Rainbow☆Rainbow.


  • Sakura Sunrise is the first song in the Replicant D-action series on DanceDanceRevolution X2. To unlock, pass at least 2 songs in each folder (at least 24 songs in total). The color this song represents is green.
    • When Sakura Sunrise is played as a boss stage in Replicant D-action, a green-colored Rinon clone appears as a boss character.
  • Sakura Sunrise is the first Replicant D-action song to be put in another BEMANI game.
  • Sakura Sunrise is Ryu☆'s first boss song for the DanceDanceRevolution series.
  • Sakura Sunrise has a different album art on the Japanese version of DanceDanceRevolution X2. It is exactly the same as the one used in DanceDanceRevolution X3 VS 2ndMIX and any other DDR release, except that the artist title's font is different.
    • This album art is used in the REFLEC BEAT series. The album art used outside of the Japanese version of DDR X2 is also used in the jubeat series.
  • Sakura Sunrise's Single Expert chart was rerated to a 15 on the location test version of DDR X3 VS 2ndMIX. However, on the final version, it is a 14 just like in every other version. Double Expert was rerated to a 15 on the final version as well.
    • This makes Sakura Sunrise the only Replicant D-action song whose Double Expert chart isn't rated the same as the Single Expert chart. Its Double Basic chart is rated Level 8 while its Single Basic chart is Level 7. As such, Sakura Sunrise is also the only Replicant D-action song whose Basic charts are not rated the same on Single and Double.
  • Sakura Sunrise was added to jubeat saucer on April 1, 2013. It is the Final Song unlock of the April 2013 bistro saucer set. It is unique among other Final Songs in that it is not rated 10 on EXTREME, and it is a BEMANI transplant rather than an entirely new song.
  • Sakura Sunrise is the only Replicant D-action song that does not have BPM changes or stops.
  • Sakura Sunrise's background video was removed from DDR (2013) due to technical issues. However, it was later readded with an update.


Background Video[]


Official Song Comment[]


Difficulty & Notecounts[]

Game SP Difficulty DP Difficulty
Notecounts/Freeze Arrows 97/0 237/18 340/20 403/27 - 246/19 333/15 420/19 -
DDR X2 3 7 10 14 - 8 10 14 -
DDR X3 VS 2ndMIX (Location Test) 3 7 10 ↑15 - 8 10 14 -
DDR X3 VS 2ndMIX→Present 3 7 10 ↓14 - 8 10 ↑15 -
DDR S+ 3 7 10 14 - - - - -
DDR II 3 7 10 14 - 8 10 14 -

Sakura Sunrise beginner

Sakura Sunrise Beginner


DDR II - Sakura Sunrise (Difficult Single Dance Mode)

Sakura Sunrise DSP


DDR II - Sakura Sunrise by Ryu☆ (EXPERT)

Sakura Sunrise ESP


DDR X2 sakura sunrise double expert (no bar DP)

Sakura Sunrise EDP