I think it was released in 1999, so very much yes. Found this link to some sort of press release on amiga-news.de
Publishers were indeed Alive Mediasoft. The crooks. An interesting later news piece from the same archives, about BTTR:
Also the games Whale's Voyage 1+2, Black Viper, FightinŽ Spirit and Spherical Worlds from Neo Software are back online, because the contract with Alive Mediasoft was never valid.