Updates

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May 2017

May 4, 2017

  • The Score Match Round 31 event will begin on May 5 at 4 PM and run until May 15 at 3 PM JST; there will be maintenance for one hour before and after the event
    • There will be 9 stages in all difficulties
    • Event point rewards include SR Matsuura Kanan (Mother's Day), R Miyama Satoko, R Sasahara Kyouko; event point ranking rewards include SR Kunikida Hanamaru (Mother's Day) - see event page for details
  • The following campaigns will also be active:
    • From May 8 at 3 PM to May 11 at 3 PM JST, 8 Score Match stages will be swapped out with different ones (number of stages per rank will remain the same)
    • From May 11 at 3 PM until the end of the event, the Score Match stages from the beginning of the event will be added to the pool again, for a total of 17 stages in each difficulty (1 stage will be playable throughout the entire event)

April 2017

April 30, 2017

  • Chapters 11-1 and 11-2 of the Aqours story have been added
  • New angel-themed cards have been added to Aqours premium recruitment: UR Riko, SSR Kanan, SR Dia, SR You, SR Ruby
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until May 5 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)
  • The event SRs Dia and Mari (Playing Cards) have also been added to premium recruitment (low chance to obtain)
  • August 2016 Aqours cards (Swimsuit) have been removed from premium recruitment; they can now only be obtained from limited & voucher recruitment
  • One new N card (Saiki Fuu) has also been added to regular recruitment, as well as the event reward N Hasekura Kasane

April 25, 2017

  • More of the new tennis-themed cards have been added to µ's premium recruitment: SSR Nozomi, SR Nico
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until April 30 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)

April 19, 2017

  • The Challenge Festival Round 9 event will begin on April 20 at 4 PM and run until April 30 at 3 PM JST; there will be maintenance for one hour before and after the event
    • There will be 8 songs in each round of each course
  • Event point rewards include SR Kousaka Honoka (Easter), R Miyama Satoko, R Sasahara Kyouko; event point ranking rewards include SR Hoshizora Rin (Easter) - see event page for details

April 15, 2017

  • Chapters 10-3 and 10-4 of the Aqours story have been added
  • The rest of the new animal-themed cards have been added to Aqours premium recruitment: UR Hanamaru, SSR Dia, SR Riko, SR You
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until April 20 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)
  • One new N card (Tanaka Sachiko) has also been added to regular recruitment, as well as the event reward N Shirase Koyuki

April 15, 2017

April 10, 2017

  • New tennis-themed cards have been added to µ's premium recruitment: UR Hanayo, SR Umi, SR Maki
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until April 15 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)
  • The event SRs Maki and Hanayo (Doll Festival) have also been added to premium recruitment (low chance to obtain)
  • March 2016 cards (Taisho Romance) have been removed from premium recruitment; they can now only be obtained from limited & voucher recruitment

April 4, 2017

  • The Touring Rally Round 1 event will begin on March 5 at 4 PM and run until March 15 at 3 PM JST; there will be maintenance for one hour before and after the event
  • Tour the map with your club members to unlock and enjoy original stories!
  • Event rules are as follows:
    1. Gather event points by clearing the story and playing lives in "free quests". Once you finish the story, you can play the live for event points as many times as you like. Gain bonus rewards by clearing song missions!
    2. Unlock more free quests by clearing certain conditions. The unlock conditions can be checked by long-pressing the quest icon in the map area.
    3. Take on the "challenge quest" to participate in the score rankings. This quest will automatically unlock after clearing chapter 1 of the story.
      • Free quests do not count towards the score rankings
      • The song used for the challenge quest is randomly selected from a pool of songs used for each event
      • Doing the challenge quest will give event points
      • Note that the challenge quest will not count toward the Reward Box gauge at the end of a live
  • There will be 9 songs in total in each difficulty, 3 for each attribute
  • Event point rewards include SR Kurosawa Dia (Playing Cards), R Miyama Satoko, R Yamauchi Nanako; event point ranking rewards include SR Ohara Mari (Playing Cards) - see event page for details

April 3, 2017

  • The app has been updated to version 5.0
    • Added support for the new event type "Touring Rally"
    • Implemented changes to transferring accounts (see previous updates)
    • Updated the login bonus screns
    • Added an option to toggle between two different rhythm icon styles
    • Unread side stories are now prioritized
    • Various UI and bug fixes

March 2017

March 31, 2017

  • Chapters 10-1 and 10-2 of the Aqours story have been added
  • New animal-themed cards have been added to Aqours premium recruitment: UR Yoshiko, SSR Kanan, SR Chika, SR Mari, SR Ruby
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until April 5 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)
  • The event SRs Riko and Ruby (White Day) have also been added to premium recruitment (low chance to obtain)
  • July 2016 Aqours cards (Initial) have been removed from premium recruitment; they can now only be obtained from limited & voucher recruitment
  • One new N card (Nishimura Fumie) has also been added to regular recruitment, as well as the event reward N Kurobane Sakuya

March 31, 2017

  • Part 2 of the fourth anniversary updates:
    • The first of the new events starts on April 5: Touring Rally!
      • Travel across a map with your club members to unlock the event story!
    • Changes to voucher recruitment (see below)
    • Aqours limited recruitment will be available during events in the first half of the month (µ's limited recruitment in the second half)
    • Limited recruitment boxes will be overhauled, making it easier to get the cards you want
    • A new note type, swing notes, is being added
      • This new type will be featured in Master difficulty songs starting in April, and will show up in the Master difficulty daily songs
      • You will have to slide your finger across several positions
    • Login bonus overhaul details:
      • Items making it easier to recruit and awaken club members are being added
      • The design of the calendar is being changed
      • Acquiring a login bonus is being changed from being based on the number of days you've logged in to the login bonus set for that day
        • Example: You log in for the first time in April on April 5. You will get the login bonus for the 5th day of the month, not the 1st
      • It will be possible to check the login bonuses for the month from the "Other" button in the bottom menu
      • Note: If you log in to the game on April 3 before the maintenance, you will still use the old login bonus system. If you don't log in on April 1 or April 2, and you log in on April 3 before the maintenance, you will not be able to obtain April 3's login bonus (you'll either get April 1 or 2 depending on if you've logged in one of the days or neither).
    • More news to come on April 14!

March 31, 2017

  • Starting today, you will be able to use a higher amount of vouchers to draw premium recruitment members:
    • 5 vouchers: 80% SR, 20% UR
    • 10 vouchers: 80% SSR, 20% UR
    • 25 vouchers: 100% UR
  • There will also be the addition of Aqours voucher recruitment, following the same rates as above but for Aqours members only

March 31, 2017

  • JP LLSIF reached 20 million users on March 20, 2017!
    • For one week starting April 6, there will be a special login bonus (Loveca stones + ticket)
    • From April 1 to April 15, there will be two specials set available for purchase for 3000 yen (one for µ's, one for Aqours), containing an SSR-or-higher guaranteed 11-draw ticket, SR support member and 1 million G

March 30, 2017

  • There will be maintenance on April 3 from 2 AM to 5 AM JST
    • An App Store/Google Play update will be required

March 25, 2017

  • The last of the new spring-themed cards have been added to µ's premium recruitment: SSR Rin, SR Maki
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until March 31 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)

March 19, 2017

  • The Challenge Festival Round 8 event will begin on March 20 at 4 PM and run until March 31 at 3 PM JST; there will be maintenance for one hour before and after the event
    • There will be 8 songs in each round of each course
  • Event point rewards include SR Nishikino Maki (Doll Festival), R Yamauchi Nanako, R Miyama Satoko; event point ranking rewards include SR Koizumi Hanayo (Doll Festival) - see event page for details

March 15, 2017

  • Chapters 9-3 and 9-4 of the Aqours story have been added
  • The rest of the new job-themed cards have been added to Aqours premium recruitment: UR Dia, SSR Ruby, SR Riko, SR Yoshiko
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until March 20 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)
  • One new N card (Saotome Yukari) has also been added to regular recruitment, as well as the event reward N Ayanokouji Himeno

March 15, 2017

  • LLSIF's fourth anniversary is coming up on April 15!
    • Starting on March 16, there'll be a special login bonus available in three separate periods: March 16-31, April 1-15, April 16-30
      • Log in for 9 days during each of the periods to get a voucher!
    • A design contest to determine the outfits for Aqours Halloween outfits is being held!
      • March 15 - April 28: Entries being accepted (by mail only)
      • May 1 - May 19: Preliminary screening by the contest team
      • May 29 - June 10: In-game poll
      • The winning set will be revealed at the SIF Thanksgiving 2017 event in Ikebukuro and will be added to premium recruitment at a later date
    • Two new event types are being added!
    • Master difficulty is coming for µ's daily songs!
    • Login bonuses are being renewed!
    • New Aqours R cards featuring outfits from 想いよひとつになれ are being added!
    • An SIF fourth anniversary Twitter campaign is being held! Enter to win a set of autograph boards featuring autographs from the cast of Aqours
      • March 15 - March 31: Follow the offical Twitter account and retweet the campaign tweet to enter (2 winners)
      • April 1 - April 15: Follow the official Twitter account and tweet something SIF-related with the campaign hashtag (to be announced) to enter (5 winners)
    • Aqours will be appearing at the Bushiroad 10th anniversary concert being held on April 30
    • More news to come on March 31!

March 10, 2017

  • More of the new spring-themed cards have been added to µ's premium recruitment: UR Nico, SR Honoka
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until March 15 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)
  • The event SRs Rin and Nico (Setsubun) have also been added to premium recruitment (low chance to obtain)

March 4, 2017

  • The Score Match Round 30 event will begin on March 5 at 4 PM and run until March 15 at 3 PM JST; there will be maintenance for one hour before and after the event
    • There will be 9 stages in all difficulties
    • Event point rewards include SR Kurosawa Ruby (White Day), R Sasahara Kyouko, R Yamauchi Nanako; event point ranking rewards include SR Sakurauchi Riko (White Day) - see event page for details
  • The following campaigns will also be active:
    • From March 8 at 3 PM to March 11 at 3 PM JST, 8 Score Match stages will be swapped out with different ones (number of stages per rank will remain the same)
    • From March 11 at 3 PM until the end of the event, the Score Match stages from the beginning of the event will be added to the pool again, for a total of 17 stages in each difficulty (1 stage will be playable throughout the entire event)
  • The following adjustments will be made starting with this event:
    • The amount of Score Match points (for score rankings) are being adjusted
    • If you don't complete your live within a certain period of time, you will place last in that match regardless of your score and gain event points and Score Match points accordingly

March 2, 2017

  • The app has been updated to version 4.3
    • A new button has been added to the unit composition screen that allows you to select all 9 members of a unit at once
    • A new button has been added to the unit composition screen that allows you disband the unit (this cannot be done on your main unit)
    • Changes to the guest selection screen:
      • Guests that match the attribute of the selected song are now prioritized
      • The bonus effects of UR/SSR center skills are now shown
    • A new button has been added to the friends score ranking in events (Score Match point rankings for Score Match events) that allows you to see the details leading up to that score
    • Your account recovery ID is now shown when you create a new password to transfer your account
      • Starting in early April, you will be required to use both the ID and the password in order to transfer your account
    • Various UI and bug fixes

February 2017

February 28, 2017

  • Chapters 9-1 and 9-2 of the Aqours story have been added
  • New job-themed cards have been added to Aqours premium recruitment: UR Kanan, SSR Hanamaru, SR Chika, SR You, SR Mari
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until March 5 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)
  • The event SRs Kanan and Hanamaru (Fun in the Snow) have also been added to premium recruitment (low chance to obtain)
  • One new N card (Jennifer) has also been added to regular recruitment, as well as the event reward N Fujishiro Yumi

February 27, 2017

  • There will be maintenance on March 2 from 2 AM to 5 AM JST
    • An App Store/Google Play update will be required

February 27, 2017

  • In celebration of the 1-year anniversary of Numazu Gamers, there will be a special UR Tsushima Yoshiko card distributed as a login bonus
    • Details will be announced at SIF Thanksgiving 2017

February 25, 2017

  • More of the new spring-themed cards have been added to µ's premium recruitment: SSR Eli, SR Nozomi
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until February 28 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)

February 19, 2017

  • The 消えない情熱 event will begin on February 20 at 4 PM and run until February 28 at 3 PM JST; there will be maintenance for one hour before and after the event
    • Collect boxes from performing lives and use them to play the new event stage, 同じ星が見たい
    • Event point rewards include SR Yazawa Nico (Setsubun), R Miyama Satoko, R Sasahara Kyouko; event point ranking rewards include SR Hoshizora Rin (Setsubun) - see event page for details
  • The following campaigns will also be active:
    • From February 25 until the end of the event, certain stages (changes daily) will give extra gold rewards (1.5x for NORMAL, 2x for HARD, 3x for EXPERT and MASTER)

February 15, 2017

  • Chapters 8-3 and 8-4 of the Aqours story have been added
  • The rest of the new Valentine's-themed cards have been added to Aqours premium recruitment: UR Mari, SSR You, SR Hanamaru, SR Ruby
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until February 20 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)
  • One new N card (Hasekura Kasane) has also been added to regular recruitment, as well as the event reward N Kirihara Yuuka

February 10, 2017

  • New spring-themed cards have been added to µ's premium recruitment: UR Umi, SR Kotori, SR Hanayo
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until February 15 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)
  • The event SRs Eli and Hanayo (New Year's Food) have also been added to premium recruitment (low chance to obtain)
  • February 2016 cards (Land of Fairies) have been removed from premium recruitment; they can now only be obtained from limited & voucher recruitment

February 4, 2017

  • The Medley Festival Round 16 event will begin on February 5 at 4 PM and run until February 15 at 3 PM JST; there will be maintenance for one hour before and after the event
  • Event point rewards include SR Kunikida Hanamaru (Fun in the Snow), R Yamauchi Nanako, R Sasahara Kyouko; event point ranking rewards include SR Matsuura Kanan (Fun in the Snow) - see event page for details
  • Starting with this event, the level of the regular Ns/Rs you get from Bronze/Silver/Gold rewards will increase with the difficulty of the festival and the number of songs selected
  • There will be 8 songs in each attribute pool

January 2017

January 31, 2017

  • The winners of the Transfer Student Election Round 3 poll are Emma, Ousaka Shizuku, and Konoe Kanata
    • They will get a special comic in the TenFes 4-koma
  • Full results:
    1. Emma
    2. Ousaka Shizuku
    3. Konoe Kanata
    4. Ayanokouji Himeno
    5. Shirase Koyuki
    6. Hasekura Kasane
    7. Ranpha
    8. Miyashita Coco
    9. Jennifer

January 31, 2017

  • Chapters 8-1 and 8-2 of the Aqours story have been added
  • New Valentine's-themed cards have been added to Aqours premium recruitment: UR Yoshiko, SSR Chika, SR Riko, SR Kanan, SR Dia
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until February 5 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)
  • The event SRs Yoshiko and Mari (New Year's Food) have also been added to premium recruitment (low chance to obtain)
  • One new N card (Leo) has also been added to regular recruitment, as well as the event reward N Shinomiya Akiru

January 25, 2017

  • The last of the new pajama-themed cards have been added to µ's premium recruitment: SSR Kotori, SR Honoka
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until January 31 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)

January 19, 2017

  • The Challenge Festival Round 7 event will begin on January 20 at 4 PM and run until January 31 at 3 PM JST; there will be maintenance for one hour before and after the event
    • There will be 8 songs in each round of each course
  • Event point rewards include SR Koizumi Hanayo (New Year's Food), R Sasahara Kyouko, R Yamauchi Nanako; event point ranking rewards include SR Ayase Eli (New Year's Food) - see event page for details

January 19, 2017

  • The app has been updated to version 4.2
    • A option for filtering and sorting songs has been added to the top right of the lives screen
      • You can filter by attribute, trophies, campaigns (e.g. increased gold), singer (unit/solo, etc.)
      • Note that the filters are separate for µ's and Aqours, i.e. you cannot filter and get songs from both groups
    • Feature to change a unit from the unit selection screen before a song - simply tap the member you want to change
      • This cannot be done in Score Match events
    • The LP/event token multiplier now persists between songs
    • You can now jump from the assignment to the screen you need to be on to complete it
      • e.g. tapping the button on an assignment that says to recruit 10 members from µ's regular recruitment takes you to the regular recruitment screen
    • You can now remove training partners for lessons directly from the confirmation screen
    • An option for selecting members without any kizuna points and school idol skills has been added to the auto-create unit function
    • You can now sort by time requested on incoming/outgoing friend requests
    • If you have reached the maximum number of friends, the popup after a live asking whether or not to send a friend request will not show up
    • Various UI and bug fixes

January 15, 2017

  • Chapters 7-3 and 7-4 of the Aqours story have been added
  • The rest of the new kimono-themed cards have been added to Aqours premium recruitment: UR Ruby, SSR Riko, SR Kanan, SR Yoshiko
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until January 20 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)
  • One new N card (Konoe Haruka) has also been added to regular recruitment, as well as the event reward N Saiki Fuu

January 14, 2017

  • Beginning in 2017, there will be special premium recruitment boxes that align with the birthdays of µ's members
    • During each period, there will be two boxes that contain only cards of that member
    • Step-Up Box: This box has three "steps", after which the box will be unavailable
      • The first 11-draw costs 30 loveca stones, and guarantees you at least one SR or higher
      • The second 11-draw costs 40 loveca stones, and guarantees you at least one SR or higher
      • The third 11-draw costs 50 loveca stones, and guarantees you at least one SSR or higher
    • Limited Box
      • This box works like the regular premium recruitment box
    • Hanayo's limited recruitment boxes will be available from January 16 to January 18

January 13, 2017

  • There will be maintenance on January 19 from 2 AM to 5 AM JST
    • An App Store/Google Play update will be required

January 10, 2017

  • More of the new pajama-themed cards have been added to µ's premium recruitment: UR Rin, SR Hanayo
    • There is a higher chance of obtaining these cards until January 15 (base SR/SSR/UR obtain rate does not change)
  • The event SRs Honoka and Umi (Santa) have also been added to premium recruitment (low chance to obtain)
  • February and March 2016 cards (Land of Fairies, Taisho Romance) have been readded to µ's premium recruitment

January 4, 2017

  • The Score Match Round 29 event will begin on January 5 at 4 PM and run until January 15 at 3 PM JST; there will be maintenance for one hour before and after the event
    • There will be 9 stages in all difficulties
    • Event point rewards include SR Ohara Mari (New Year's Food), R Sasahara Kyouko, R Miyama Satoko; event point ranking rewards include SR Tsushima Yoshiko (New Year's Food) - see event page for details
  • The following campaigns will also be active:
    • From January 8 at 3 PM to January 11 at 3 PM JST, 8 Score Match stages will be swapped out with different ones (number of stages per rank will remain the same)
    • From January 11 at 3 PM until the end of the event, the Score Match stages from the beginning of the event will be added to the pool again, for a total of 17 stages in each difficulty (1 stage will be playable throughout the entire event)
  • The following adjustments will be made starting with this event:
    • The amount of Score Match points (for score rankings) are being adjusted
    • LP will be depleted upon difficulty selection rather than the start of the song

Older updates

Game updates for previous years can be found here: