- Release Date
- 31st Jul 1981 (USA)
- 9th Jul 1981 (JPN)
- Donkey Kong
- 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.