Donkey Kong Screenshot
Donkey Kong Screenshot
Donkey Kong Screenshot
Donkey Kong Screenshot

Overview

Players
2
Genre
Platformer
Release Date

Arcade

  • 1st Jan 1981 (USA)
  • 1st Mar 1981 (UK/EU)
  • 1st Jan 1991 (JPN)
Series
Donkey Kong
Tags
Barrels, Kill Screen

About This Game

Mario must save Pauline from the evil clutches of Donkey Kong!

Mario's girlfriend Pauline has been grabbed by the big gorilla Donkey Kong and now he must traverse 4 levels of girders, elevators, and a host of other dangers as he scales his way to his true love.

Released in 1981, Donkey Kong has become one of the most beloved arcade games of all time and remains a staple of video game platforms, even still to this very day.