The game has the player customize their own character so that they participate in the Aikatsu's school and partake in lessons where the second part of the game starts. This second part is a rhythm game.
Famitsu gave the game a 28(7/8/7/6) out of 40. The game debuted with 8725 units sold in its first week, but stayed solidly for the rest of 2012. By the end of 2012, it sold over 66000 according to Media Create.