|First included in||Taiko no Tatsujin: Red Version|
|Released||January 18, 2017|
|Performed by||Daichi Miura|
|Lyrics by|| Kanata Okajima|
|Composed by|| Carpainter|
|Arranged by|| Carpainter|
|Label||Sonic Groove (Avex Group)|
|In fictional works|
|Featured in||Kamen Rider Ex-Aid|
|Type||Opening theme song|
About the song
"EXCITE" was released on January 18, 2017 under Avex's Sonic Groove music label and is Daichi Miura's 21th single release. In additions to the usual CD release and the CD+DVD release, there are two versions of the limited edition releases, with limited A version comes with the theme song version of the DX Mighty Action X Rider Gashat toys and the limited B version comes with the battle song version of the same DX toy. The song was later included in his 6th album "HIT", which was released on March 22, 2017.
It was used as the opening theme song for the 2016-2017 TV tokusatsu series Kamen Rider Ex-Aid.
It was first included in the Japanese version of Taiko no Tatsujin: Red Version with version 5.08 update and in Asia version of Taiko no Tatsujin: Yellow Version with launch on the arcade side. It was also first included in Taiko no Tatsujin: Dokodon! Mystery Adventure via DLC pack on the console side.
List of games
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Red Version (JP ver. 5.08) (JP only) (Debut)
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Yellow Version (SEA ver. 0.06)
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Blue Version
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Dokodon! Mystery Adventure (DLC)
- Taiko no Tatsujin Plus: Shinkyoku Tori Houdai! (iOS/Android) (Shinkyoku Tori Houdai-limited DLC)
- Please be aware that the following is for the TV-size version of the song as it was originally featured in the anime/video game series.
|Japanese Kanji||Japanese Rōmaji||English Translation|
- By norma clearing the song in the arcade Taiko no Tatsujin game, player can obtains the title 'Level Up! Taiko no Tatsujin! (レベルアップ！太鼓の達人！)' and the Ex-Aid costume.
- This is one of the songs that are required to be norma cleared in one run in order to obtain the title 'Hero Donder (Japanese: ヒーロードンだー, Hīrō Donda ̄)'.