Things I Like: Hammer (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)

Originating since the first game, the hammer came from the original Donkey Kong game in the arcades. Mario swings it around and destroys anything in its path. You move really fast and while you’re very sluggish, after a few hits, your opponents are gone. It can lose its head and you could be stuck movingContinue reading “Things I Like: Hammer (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)”

Things I Like: Diddy Kong (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)

Diddy Kong has been in the series since Brawl, but it was only until now that I started to like him a lot as a character. I think Donkey Kong’s nephew certainly got upgraded this time around. He’s a small character, a lot like Pichu, but after this recent update, he’s got a lot ofContinue reading “Things I Like: Diddy Kong (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)”

Things I Like: 75m (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)

75m is based on the second level of the same name from the classic Donkey Kong arcade game. It’s been in the Super Smash Bros. series since Brawl. Unofficially the original Donkey Kong is Crankey Kong now, so Mario gets to meet him again. But anyway, like the real Donkey Kong game, watch out forContinue reading “Things I Like: 75m (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)”

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (Nintendo Switch) Review

Back during the SNES days, Donkey Kong Country was one of the biggest titles by far on the platform. While Rare did well with fans for all three DK Country games on the Super Nintendo, I wasn’t too impressed with Donkey Kong 64, though some other fans liked it. Since Nintendo let Rare fall intoContinue reading “Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (Nintendo Switch) Review”

Donkey Kong (Game Boy) Review

While Nintendo was founded as a playing-card company in 1889, their current success originated over 90 years later when Donkey Kong hit arcades in 1981. While it wasn’t Nintendo’s first video game, it was their first big hit, and led it’s hero Mario to countless sequels and spin-offs. In 1994, Nintendo produced a new gameContinue reading “Donkey Kong (Game Boy) Review”