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MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation
54
...
Genesis
63
2.7
Neo Geo
75
3.4

Trivia

81560

If you continue the game for long enough without dying, certain enemies will release a pickup that gives an increasing amount of points each time one is collected. The highest value possible is 81560, which it not an arbitrary number; reading "8156" a certain way in Japanese would result in E-I-KO-MU, or "Aicom", which is the name of the Sammy studio that developed the game. This number also turns up in Blazing Star, another shooter produced by Aicom.

Saturn version

A SEGA Saturn version was in development, but was ultimately cancelled.

Awards

  • GameFan
    • 1994 (Vol. 3, Iss.1) - Best Genesis Shooter of the Year
Information also contributed by jotaro.raido

Contributed by Big John WV (25282) on Apr 30, 2009. [revised by : Patrick Bregger (108930)]. -- edit trivia