Batsugun is a vertical scrolling shoot 'em up arcade game released in 1993 by Toaplan. It is considered a classic in the genre and is known for its unique game mechanics, challenging difficulty, and stunning graphics.

  • 1993
  • Toaplan
  • 2 Players
  • Shooter
  • Available At


Batsugun introduced a few innovative features for its time, such as a power-up system where players can select different weapons by shooting certain enemies, and a special "Hyper Counter" mode that can be triggered when the player's ship is in danger, allowing for a temporary boost in firepower. 

Batsugun is highly regarded by fans of the shoot 'em up genre for its technical innovations and challenging gameplay.

How to Play

Players control a ship equipped with a variety of weapons, including bombs and missiles, as they battle through multiple levels filled with enemy ships and bosses.

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