Recorded at Morrisound Recording, Tampa, FL.
Mixed at Quantum Sound Studios, Jersey City, NJ.
Mastered at Masterdisk, New York, NY.
Andreas Kisser also recorded bass parts for this album.
The original Japanese and Brazilian editions featured a bonus track:
10. Orgasmatron (Motörhead
A special limited edition with a different cover art
was issued domestically, in occasion of Rock In Rio 2, previous to the definitive release date. It consists of rough mixes of the songs released on the regular album (mixed by Scott Burns).
The album has also been issued as a limited edition Digipack.
Videos were made for Arise
and Dead Embryonic Cells
Re-released remastered in 1997, with bonus tracks:
10. Orgasmatron (Motörhead cover) (04:14)
11. Intro (01:33)
12. C.I.U. (Criminals in Uniform) (04:16)
13. Desperate Cry (Scott Burns Mix) (06:43)
(All Scott Burns's mixes, as opposed to the album, which was mixed by Andy Wallace)
The image on the cover is HP Lovecraft's Yog-Sothoth, drawn by Michael Whelan.