"My roots are showing!
Can you pluck them off?
— Rhythm Tweezers Description

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Rhythm Tweezers
リズム脱毛 Rhythm Datsumō
Story rhythm epilation
BPM 94
Appearance Rhythm Heaven Megamix
Game Number 5
Perfect Reward 1 Flow Ball

Rhythm Tweezers (リズム脱毛 Rhythm Datsumō?) is the 5th minigame and the short variant of Rhythm Tweezers from Rhythm Tengoku that appears in Rhythm Heaven Megamix. In this game, the player is plucking hairs off of onions and potatoes with jazzier music and a green background.

A sequel later appears in Machine Tower under the title Rhythm Tweezers 2.


As the image scrolls to a vegetable, several hairs will appear in a rhythmic pattern. After the pattern ends, a pair of hair clippers will start to scroll around the vegetable. The player must repeat the rhythm they were given to pluck the hairs. The curly hairs do not make an appearance in this variant.

Story rhythm epilation gameplay


Button Mode

  • A or D-Pad: Pluck hairs

Simple Tap Mode

  • Tap: Pluck hairs

Timing Notes

  • Hit: The hair strand gets fully plucked out. If all of the hairs are plucked, The vegetable will smile at the end of the circle.
  • Barely: Part of the hair gets plucked out, but a bit of it is left. A laughing sound can be heard. The vegetable won't smile at the end of the circle either. A barely counts as a miss.
  • Miss: The hair is not plucked.

Rating Notes

Results Screen


  • "Unwanted-Hair Check"

Try Again

  • "Plucking practice is prescribed."


  • "Eh. Passable."


  • "Solid pluckery!"


Rhythm Item

Onion Skin Jealous of a Root Vegetable
Onion Skins
My grandpa's farm grew hairy
onions. You gotta pluck 'em, but
they're real good for ya. The
skins have lots o' nutrients
and stuff. If only MY scalp
were so nutritious!

Skill Star

There's an onion near the end of the game with four hairs. Pluck the last one at the right moment to collect the star.

Challenge Train

  • A Tale of Dietary Fiber
  • Copycats (Super Hard!)




Rhythm Heaven Megamix - Rhythm Tweezers (Perfect) (English)-0

Rhythm Heaven Megamix - Rhythm Tweezers (Perfect) (English)-0

In Other Languages

Language Name Meaning
JP Japaneseリズム脱毛
Rizumu Datsumō
Rhythm Epilation
US EnglishRhythm Tweezers
FR FrenchPince poilanteHair tweezers
DU GermanRhythmus-RupfungRhythm Plucking
ES SpanishUn asunto peliagudoA hairy situation
IT ItalianA ritmo di pinzetteAt the rhythm of the tweezers
KR Korean리듬 탈모
Lideum Talmo
Rhythm Epilation

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