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Donkey Kong Adventure gets a new trailer at E3

Donkey Kong is rolling and barrel jumping his way to Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle later this month on June 26 in his new upcoming expansion, Donkey Kong Adventure, and Ubisoft just unveiled a new trailer at their press conference -- check...

 
 
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Mario + Rabbids' Donkey Kong DLC looks pretty legit

We haven't heard much about Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle's second DLC pack since its reveal in January, but Ubisoft has unleashed a new trailer for us to feast on. In addition to narrowing down the release window (to Spring 2018), we also...

 
 
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Review: Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (Switch)

When I saw that Donkey Kong Country was coming back in the form of Returns live at E3 so many years ago, I couldn't hold back a cheer. It's a series that meant a lot to me ever since Rare took up the mantle and brought Diddy Kong into this ...

 
 
 
 
 
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Billy Mitchell's scores have been wiped from Twin Galaxies

A lot of people were surprised when allegations came out that Billy Mitchell's high scores in the arcade classic Donkey Kong may have been faked. This was the man featured in a famous documentary The King of Kong and who was notorious for b...

 
 
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Donkey Kong Country with classic Kong designs is unsettling

There are very few people out there who haven't at least tried the original Donkey Kong Country. Nintendo and Rare have made it fairly easy over the years, with many copies of the SNES original circulating out there, as well as Game Boy Col...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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The Destructoid Community's top 10 Wii U games

Last week, to close the book on the Nintendo Wii U, I brought you the top 10 games for the system as voted on by members of the Destructoid staff (which you can read here, here and here). Bayonetta 2 ranked as number one in a close vote, bu...

 
 
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Is Donkey Kong king of New York in the new Mario?

In a smoke-filled theatre on Broadway 84 years ago we were introduced to "Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World." And we all know what happened after that: Jack Black's hubris led to a damn dirty ape scaling our towers with our women. Sure w...

 
 
 
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If Donkey Kong were a real gorilla, he might be dead

A quick Google search suggests the average lifespan for a gorilla is in the neighborhood of 35 years. As it turns out, Donkey Kong, Nintendo's premier primate, turns 35 today. Were a real ape, DK probably wouldn't have many more years ahead...

 
 
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Perfect Donkey Kong run sets new world record score

The world of competitive Donkey Kong is still lit. If you're far removed from the high-score chasing of the King of Kong documentary era, when Billy Mitchell, Steve Wiebe, and Hank Chien were jockeying for supremacy, note that their once-r...

 
 
 




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