Series: Donkey Kong Country

Donkey Kong Country

This entry is part 1 of 10 in the series Donkey Kong Country

Donkey Kong. The name alone has a particular resonance far beyond gaming culture. Before there were “gamers”, at least as

Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest

This entry is part 2 of 10 in the series Donkey Kong Country

Being in charge of making a sequel to a hit game does not seem like an enviable task. Change too

Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong’s Double Trouble!

This entry is part 3 of 10 in the series Donkey Kong Country

While DKC2 was preluded by immense hype and released to glowing reviews, DKC3, conversely, had a lot of bad mojo stacked against it.

Donkey Kong Land

This entry is part 4 of 10 in the series Donkey Kong Country

Donkey Kong Land was the first Donkey Kong Country game on a handheld system. It looks very similar to the first Donkey Kong Country,

Donkey Kong Land 2

This entry is part 5 of 10 in the series Donkey Kong Country

The second Donkey Kong Land is different from the first in many ways. While the first one was for the most part,

Donkey Kong Land III

This entry is part 6 of 10 in the series Donkey Kong Country

The third Donkey Kong Land had two releases, one for regular Game Boy and the other for Game Boy Color that was

Donkey Kong 64

This entry is part 7 of 10 in the series Donkey Kong Country

And so, 3D reigned and the magic of the 16-bit era was swept into memory—and Donkey Kong Country along with it. Nintendo

Donkey Kong Jungle Beat

This entry is part 8 of 10 in the series Donkey Kong Country

For the second time since his grand console revival in the 16-bit era, Donkey Kong slipped off into the darkness.

Donkey Kong Country Returns

This entry is part 9 of 10 in the series Donkey Kong Country

Jungle Beat, while a very pleasant surprise in its own right, was merely an aside to the Donkey Kong platforming saga. Seething

Donkey Kong Country (Cartoon)

This entry is part 10 of 10 in the series Donkey Kong Country

Something major was happening in the ’90s: 3D and computer generated graphics. Everyone was racing to create 3D games and