DanceDanceRevolution Dance Wars features all new social elements that deliver an engaging, on-the-go experience for both old and new fans of the franchise. Players can pick up to three members from their Dance Crew and challenge rivals in a Dance Battle with collectibles at stake. Crew members can also earn Respect Points by cooperating with each other. The points can then be used to upgrades skills and obtain consumable items. Players can also take part in Battle Events to fight against bosses for a chance to unlock rewards. Ultimate dance fans who wish to compete solo can also clear Mission stages for a chance to receive new content.