One morning, Donkey Kong awakes to find that his entire banana hoard has been stolen. He also finds that his friend Diddy has been stuffed into a barrel. Donkey rescues Diddy and together they go off to find who did this. Who actually did the deed was King K. Rool, king of the Kremling army, the terror of Donkey Kong Country. Donkey and Diddy must brave mines, forests, tree tops, lakes, factories, caves, glaciers, ancient ruins, and a pirate ship, and get help from their friends Rambi the Rhinocerous, Enguarde the Swordfish, Winky the Frog, Expresso the Ostrich, and Squawks the Parrot. Using teamwork, Donkey Kong and Diddy Kong must battle off furious foes like Klump the Kremling army general, Krusha the Arnold Schwarze-Kremling, Klap Trap, though he's small he's got a mean jaw, Krash the mine cart driving Kremling who drives like a maniac on the mine tracks so watch out! Croctopus the evil being in the lakes, Gnawty the beaver, and the evil King K. Rool himself! Along the way, get ... Written by
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Did You Know?
Famed game designer and the original conciever of the character Donkey Kong, Shigeru Miyamoto
had said in an interview "Donkey Kong Country proves that players will put up with mediocre gameplay as long as the art is good." Miyamoto later recanted his statement blaming the pressure placed on him during the development of Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
(1995) to make it look like Donkey Kong Country. Miyamoto had worked closely with Rare in the development of the Donkey Kong Country game. See more
Cranky Kong (Text Narration)
[after Donkey and Diddy defeat King K. Rool
Well done, Donkey, my boy! Who would've thought a young whippersnapper like you could've beaten that bunch of no-good Kremlings? You've made an old man proud! Go and look in your hoard; I think you'll be in for a surprise! If I had been playing, I'd have found everything! I'm sure there must be some bonus rooms you haven't found!
When the cast of characters is rolling, Cranky rolls by a few times, asking if it's his turn to play. After the characters finish rolling, Cranky rolls by a few more times, boasting that he used only one life when playing the game and he took less than an hour. See more