Batsugun was released in Febuary 1993 by Toaplan. Worldwide distribution was licensed to Taito, except for the Korean Market where Unite Trading was the distributer.
The name BATSUGUN can be translated to "By far the best".
Batsugun was the last Shoot em Up released by Toaplan before going into bankcruptcy.
A limited release Soundtrack (Productcode: PCCB-00151) was done in 1994 by the Label "Pony Canyon".