Donkey Kong [Model NES-DK-USA]

The NES Game by Nintendo Co., Ltd.


Emulated in MAME ! [Console] NES Game

Donkey Kong © 1983 Nintendo.

North American release. Game developed in Japan. For more information about the game itself, please see the original Japanese version release entry; "Donkey Kong [Model HVC-DK]".

Text from this version:
Can you save Mario's girl from the clutches of Donkey Kong ?
Donkey Kong had kidnapped Mario's girlfriend Pauline and taken her to the top of a construction site! It's up to you to help Mario save Pauline before time runs out. But it won't be easy. Donkey Kong will do everything in his power to stop you. He'll throw barrel bombs, flaming fireballs and anything else he can get his hands on. So if you're looking for action, don't monkey around. Get the original DONKEY KONG from the Nintendo Arcade Classic Series.


Cartridge ID: NES-DK-USA


Donkey Kong for NES was released in June 1986 in the USA.

Re-released in October 1988 as part of "Donkey Kong Classics [Model NES-DJ-USA]".



Nintendo Wii [Virtual Console] usa (nov.19, 2006) [Model FAAE]
Nintendo Wii U [Virtual Console] usa (jul.15, 2013) [Model FAFE]


Nintendo Game Boy Advance usa (nov.12, 2002) "Donkey Kong [e-Reader Series] [Model PES-DKA1]"
Nintendo Game Boy Advance usa (june.2, 2004) "Donkey Kong [Classic NES Series] [Model AGB-FDKE-USA]"
Nintendo 3DS [Virtual Console] usa (oct.1, 2012) "Donkey Kong (Limited Time Original Edition)" : Enhanced version.
Nintendo 3DS [Virtual Console] usa (aug.15, 2013) [Model TBJE]

Game's ROM.

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