Groove Coaster for Steam version 1.2.0 update launches September 11, adds 10 songs

Plus, free Taito downloadable content songs incoming.

Groove Coaster for Steam

Degica Games will release the version 1.2.0 update for Groove Coaster for Steam (Steam page) on September 11 at 2:00 p.m. ET / 5:00 p.m. PT, the company announced. It will add 10 songs, five avatars, and more.

Here are the patch notes:

  • 10 new songs, raising the total song count from 36 to 46
    • Bubble Bobble Medley” by Cosio (Zuntata)
    • The Legend of Kage -Butaotome mix-” by Butaotome
    • “Cozmic Operation” (from Cozmo) by Cosio (Zuntata)
    • “It’s a Pit World” by Shohei Tsuchiya (Zuntata) feat. Satomi
    • “Zawawa” by Masaki (Zuntata)
    • “Happy! Lucky! Future World!” by EmoCo.
    • “Put Your Hands Up” by RiraN
    • “Moving Faster ft. Lindsey Marie” by Daniel Seven
    • “Caramel Mocha” by KO3
    • “Wandering One” by Maozon
  • Five new avatars

    Groove Coaster for Steam

  • Calibration settings have been improved. Now able to adjust by 0.1 / 60 second intervals.
  • Right clicking on the Linka the navigator will change her voice from English to Japanese.
  • Achievements earned in game will also unlock correctly on STEAM. In the event of sudden shutdown, achievements can be unlocked on Steam by playing any song once, allowing the data to resynchronize.
  • In song Menu functionality has been changed, when stopping a song mid play, the player will be returned to the song select list / same song that was just played. Old functionality took the player back to the last song cleared.

Additionally, Degica Games will host a limited time high score contest to coincide with the update. Here are the details:

  • When: Starts September 11 at 7:00 p.m. PT and ends September 18 at 7:00 p.m. PT
  • Prizes: 1st place for EACH of the 10 new tracks will receive one unannounced October 3 downloadable content code and one *downloadable content code! Five random entries for EACH track out of 1,000 will receive one *downloadable content code!

*Downloadable content prize = “Freedom” (from Dariusburst: Chronicle Saviours) by Shohei Tsuchiya (Zuntata).

Finally, Degica Games revealed four tracks from retro Taito games coming soon. The Taito tracks will be releaesed free for a limited time, and cost $1.99 after the limited time free offer ends.

Groove Coaster for Steam

The tracks are as follows:

  • Free From: September 18 at 5:00 p.m. PT to September 25 at 5:00 p.m. PT
    • “Daddy Mulk -Groove Remix-” (from The Ninja Warriors) by [H.]
  • Free From: September 25 at 5:00 p.m. PT to October 3 at 5:00 p.m. PT
    • “Kikikaikai” (from Kiki Kai Kai) by YMCK
  • Free From: October 3 at 5:00 p.m. PT to October 9 at 5:00 p.m. PT
    • “Burn Alt Air” (from Night Striker) by Cosio (Zuntata)
  • Free From: October 9 at 5:00 p.m. PT to October 16 at 5:00 p.m. PT
    • “Before Ten Orb” (from Metal Black) by Cosio (Zuntata)

Groove Coaster for Steam is available now via Steam.

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