Bagman was released in January 1982.
The tune that plays at the start of the game is a sample from "Turkey in the Straw".
Jerry McCloskey holds the official record for this game with 6840850 points on August 2, 1983.
This game is known in France as "Le Bagnard
" (translates from French as 'The Convict').
Bootlegs of this game run on the "Moon Cresta
" & on the "Crazy Kong