| "Yo-kai Exercise No.1"|
Youkai Taisou Dai-Ichi
|First included in||Taiko no Tatsujin: Kimidori Version|
|Released|| April 30, 2014 (Maiko ver.)|
April 23, 2014 (Dream5 ver.)
|Performed by|| Maiko of King Cream Soda (Maiko ver.)|
Dream5 (Dream5 ver.)
|Lyrics by|| Lucky Ikeda|
|Composed by||Tomoki Kikuya|
|Arranged by||Hirofumi Hibino|
|Label|| FLAME (Avex Group, Maiko ver.)|
Avex Trax (Avex Group, Dream5 ver.)
|In fictional works|
|Featured in|| Yo-kai Watch (video game, Maiko ver.)|
Yo-kai Watch (TV anime, Dream5 ver.)
|Type|| Promotional song (video game, Maiko ver.)|
Ending theme song (Anime, Ep 1 to 24, Dream5 ver.)
About the song
The Maiko version of the song was included with the "Geragerapo no Uta" maxi single release (which was released on April 30, 2014 under Avex's FLAME label), while the Dream5 version of the song was included in Dream5's 12th maxi single Break Out/Yo-kai Exercise No.1, which was released on April 23, 2014 under the Avex Trax label.
The Maiko version of the song was used as the promotional song for the 3ds video game Yo-kai Watch, while the Dream5 version was used as the first ending theme song for the game's TV anime adaptation from episode 1 to 24.
Despite having two versions, the Dream5 version of the song was used in the Taiko no Tatsujin series; It was first included in the Japanese version of Taiko no Tatsujin: Kimidori Version (Added via Japanese version's version 1.05 update) and Asia version of the Taiko no Tatsujin: Murasaki Version (Added on launch) on the arcade platform, and first included in Taiko no Tatsujin: Dokodon! Mystery Adventure on the console platform.
Unlike other licensed songs, the original audio was used.
List of games
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Kimidori Version (JP ver. 1.05) (JP only) (Debut)
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Murasaki Version
- Taiko no Tatsujin: White Version
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Red Version
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Yellow Version
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|
- Like some of the songs included in Taiko no Tatsujin games, the song will have the special dancers, consists of characters from Yo-kai Watch, to replaces the default dancers during song play.
- This is one of the Yo-kai Watch anime songs that were requires to unlock the title 'Yo-kai searching (妖怪さがし中)' and the costume Jibanyan (Based on Jibanyan) by clearing them.