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Cranky Kong might be the fourth Tropical Freeze character

3:45 PM on 12.02.2013 // Chris Carter
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He's right there on the EU boxart

Although it isn't confirmed, if Cranky Kong is going to be the fourth final character for Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, Nintendo isn't doing anything to hide that fact -- at least, in Europe they aren't. The European site Nintendo Town has uncovered an updated Amazon Italy listing for Tropical Freeze, and it very clearly depicts the crotchety old kong right on the box next to his co-stars Donkey, Diddy, and Dixie.

Whatever the case may be, Tropical Freeze is expected to be released in a few months, so we'll find out soon enough. As a series fan, I just hope the fourth character brings something new to the table.

La jaquette EUR officielle de Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze sur Wii U [Nintendo Town]

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destructoid's previous coverage:
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze


  Feb 19

Iwata told Retro to work hard on Donkey Kong's fur

And other stories from Tropical Freeze's development


  Jan 31

The DKC: Tropical Freeze video to see above all others

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  Jan 20

Preview: Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze

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  Dec 20

HIYA! Funky Kong confirmed for DKC: Tropical Freeze

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