Game info
System: Nintendo Entertainment System
Genre: Arcade
Developer: Nintendo RD1
Publisher: Nintendo
Players: 1-2 alternating
Save: None
Memory size: 128 kilobits + 64 kilobits VROM
Donkey Kong screen shot
Release info
[USA] Donkey Kong
Date: 6/??/1986 Catalog #: NES-DK-USA  
[Japan] ドンキーコング
(Donkey Kong)
Date: 7/15/1983 Catalog #: HVC-DK-JPN  
[Europe] Donkey Kong
Date: 10/15/1986  

Mario's girlfriend, Pauline, has been captured by that big ape, Donkey Kong! Mario must run, jump, and hammer his way through hazardous construction zones if he ever wants to see his girlfriend again.

On November 11, 2002, Donkey Kong was re-released as Donkey Kong-e for the Nintendo e-Reader Game Boy Advance accessory.

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Did you know...?
  • In the NES version, the fourth construction setting (A.K.A. the pie factory) was omitted because of limited space in early game cartridges.
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