Donkey Kong

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Never Forget That Eminem Could Beat Your Ass at 'Donkey Kong'

Rap's nerd king was once on a quest to be the best DK player in the world. He ended up with a high score that would have put him near the top 30 at the time.
Colin Joyce
10.9.18
Listen

Come For the Animorphs Discussion, Stay for the Laptop Story

We made a bonus podcast out of our new Hot Mic Morning show.
Danielle Riendeau
7.6.18
open thread

The 'Mario + Rabbids' Donkey Kong DLC Is More of an Already Great Thing

‘Donkey Kong Adventure’ is a further exploration of things the core game does so well.
Danielle Riendeau
7.3.18
Review

'DKC: Tropical Freeze' Is Special Because It Respects Skill And Curiosity

I’m very glad that people will finally play one of 2014’s best and most overlooked games, now that it’s on the Switch.
Danielle Riendeau
5.4.18
Postscript

'The King of Kong' Worked Because It Had a Compelling Villain

'The King of Kong' is as much a map of power as it is a game about competitive Donkey Kong.
Cameron Kunzelman
7.21.17
nintendo

The SNES Mini Is Real, Includes ‘Star Fox 2,’ and Is Out in September

The previously rumored 16-bit mini-console features 21 games and, look, just hold me right now, okay?
Mike Diver
6.26.17
NES Classic

Playing Every NES Classic with My Inner Child, Part 3

Wherein I bask in the beautiful glow of Mario, Donkey Kong, and 420 Pac-Man.
Danielle Riendeau
12.16.16
Gaming

Someone Built an Atari 2600 Inside 'Minecraft'

YouTuber SethBling unveils his latest and craziest 'Minecraft' creation yet.
Grennan Milliken
12.7.16
Gaming

Nobody Played 'Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze,' but I Loved It Anyway

It wasn't Donkey Kong's fault that everyone wanted a new Metroid, but it doomed this absurdly good platformer.
Danielle Riendeau
10.26.16
Gaming

'Super Mario' and 'Legend of Zelda' in HoloLens Is Gaming's Potential Future

NES emulator developer Andrew Peterson showcases the latest footage of his ‘Super Mario Brothers’ port for HoloLens.
DJ Pangburn
8.22.16
Features

We Played Deadmau5's Virtual Reality Game to Experience Life Inside the Mau5 Head

Get the superstar Canadian producer from his studio to the club in his new interactive video game.
Max Mertens
7.29.16
Gaming

Nintendo’s NES Mini Is the Same as the Old NES, So It’s Great

Why go forward when you can celebrate some of the best games of all time, and immediately top the Christmas Lists of 30-somethings everywhere?
Mike Diver
7.14.16
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