Donkey Kong (handheld game)
|Designer(s)||Shigeru Miyamoto (producer), Masayuki Kameyama (director), Takao Shimizu (co-director)|
|Release date(s)||JP June 14, 1994
NA June 1994
Works with all Game Boy models other than the GB Micro.
|Input methods||Face buttons|
Donkey Kong (ドンキーコング Donkī Kongu ) is a platform video game made by Nintendo for the Game Boy handheld game console. It stars Mario who has to save his girlfriend Pauline from Donkey Kong, just like in the original Donkey Kong game for the arcades. The gameplay in the first 4 levels is the same as the first Donkey Kong game, but then it becomes more like the Mario vs. Donkey Kong game in the next levels.