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Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


Follow along with the song by scratching the turntable and pressing the keys as the bars reach the bottom of the screen. If you manage to successfully hit each note on-key perfectly, a combo meter will go up, increasing your score. Do well enough by the end of the song, and you can progress to the next level.

Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style was produced by Konami in 2000.

Konami released 434 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. Konami was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Konami during the time period Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style was produced include: Beatmania Complete Mix, Racing Jam Chapter 2, Dance Freaks, Thrill Drive, Silent Scope, Beatmania IIDX 3rd Style, Beatmania IIDX 4th Style, Beatmania IIDX Substream, Beatmania III, and Beatmania III Append Core Remix


Name Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style
Developer Konami (Japan)
Year 2000
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7078
Class Wide Release
Genre Skill
  • Orientation: Horizontal
  • Type: TV Monitor
  • Color: Color
  • HDTV-style display, features an L.E.D. readout underneath that displays the title of the song is currently being played.

Conversion Class unique
External Device DVD - Provides in-game video sequences.
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Either
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Piano Keyboard: 7 keys (4 white, 3 black)
  • Turntable
  • Sound level slider(s) - Volume
Sound Amplified Stereo with Subwoofer (three channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

The beat is back! Konami returns with Beatmania IIDX which adds to the five key/turntable setup by adding an extra white and black key to the keyboard. Also of note is the bass-pounding subwoofer under the players feet. Now you can 'feel the music' ... literally! This time, of course, you get treated to new music!

Game Play

Start by selecting the desired options, then a song, and attempt to match the notes by pressing the keys and scratching the turntable in time to the music. Perform well enough, and you can continue to the next stage!

Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Cheats, Tricks, Bugs, and Easter Eggs

Multiple options can be selected before your game begins, which will affect gameplay in various ways.


This is an update to what has been called the most popular arcade DJ game by the "Guinness Book of World Records."

If you wish to play a freeware PC version of the game, go to which has a section for the simulator.

Cabinet Information

The title appears on the marquee as "beatmania IIDX 2nd Style." Additionally, a large subwoofer under the players' feet sends the game's music vibrating throughout your whole body! Also, the second player's controls are opposite of those of the first player (i.e. the keys are on the left, the turntable on the right).


Another bemani series game.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style Census

There are 14,831 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,505 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,882 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Very rare - There are no known instances of this game owned by one of our active members.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]


Sometimes in worst-case scenarios, the DVD that provides the in-game video (or the drive itself) becomes so worn out or scratched that it needs replacement.


  1. Beatmania IIDX
  2. Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style
  3. Beatmania IIDX Substream
  4. Beatmania IIDX 3rd Style
  5. Beatmania IIDX 4th Style
  6. Beatmania IIDX 5th Style
  7. Beatmania IIDX 6th Style

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