The Moneysaver: Save On Grid 2, RE: Revelations, Game and Wario, More

We've already had some huge sales today in our morning Moneysaver PSA, and now we're bringing you some great pre-order discounts on highly-anticipated releases. Dig in. » 4/25/13 2:15pm 4/25/13 2:15pm

Pikmin 2 Makes Its North American Wii Debut June 10

Nintendo's Selects line of $19.99 Wii titles expands by two next month, when Mario Power Tennis joins the long-awaited North American release of New Play Control Pikmin 2 in retailers "games too inexpensive to be in the case" sections. » 5/14/12 8:30am 5/14/12 8:30am

Why I Let Nintendo Beat A Video Game For Me

A couple of weeks ago, I finished Donkey Kong Country Returns. I was warned that it would be tough. I was told I could get assistance. I resisted, until the end when I let Nintendo finish a game for me. I have no regrets. » 2/08/11 4:00pm 2/08/11 4:00pm

Who Knew Donkey Kong Could Be This Gorgeous?

Beautiful concept art for Retro Studios' Donkey Kong Country Returns shows that this Wii game could have been a different looking beast. » 1/11/11 9:00pm 1/11/11 9:00pm

Kmart Rings In The New Year With Gaming Deals

Kmart has discounted games like Goldeneye, Call of Duty: Black Ops, and Epic Mickey as part of a sale lasting from now until the end of the year. For those of you not counting, that's five days from now. » 12/27/10 5:20pm 12/27/10 5:20pm

Nintendo Has This Theory About Donkey Kong Music

The soundtrack for the original Donkey Kong Country is so enchanting that the president of Nintendo listens to it in his iPod. How did it get so good? » 12/03/10 5:00pm 12/03/10 5:00pm

The King Of Donkey Kong Country Returns References

Nintendo's Donkey Kong Country Returns makes homage to on-again, off-again Donkey Kong high score champ Billy Mitchell, Steve Wiebe's nemesis in the documentary The King of Kong. How so? See the patriotic neckwear worn by this giant monkey idol? » 11/29/10 6:30pm 11/29/10 6:30pm

Diehard Nintendo Fans Debate Whether Donkey Kong Is Good Or Evil

Nintendo's famous ape seemed like a villain back in the original Donkey Kong game, but he's been a good guy recently. Which is it? We asked people who would know, some of whom were dressed as Nintendo characters. » 11/29/10 11:00am 11/29/10 11:00am

Review: Donkey Kong Country Returns Is Hypnotic, Hard Fun

The people responsible for turning Metroid on its head with Metroid Prime for GameCube now have their hands on Donkey Kong. What have they done with it? Delivered the expected, a Donkey Kong Country game that goes back to basics. » 11/19/10 1:00pm 11/19/10 1:00pm

Donkey Kong Banana Chowdown Features Japanese Champion Eater

Takeru Kobayashi, famous as the six-time winner of the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest, is appearing in Toronto for a pre-release stunt for Donkey Kong Country, in which he and the game will evidently have a banana-eating contest. » 11/18/10 11:30pm 11/18/10 11:30pm

Meet Super Kong, Your Donkey Kong Country Returns 'Super Guide'

The new Donkey Kong Country also has a new Kong and features the third appearance of Nintendo's helpful "Super Guide", the help system introduced in New Super Mario Bros. Wii. This is our first look at Super Kong in Donkey Kong Country Returns. » 11/12/10 5:40pm 11/12/10 5:40pm

It's On Like A Trademark Application For "It's On Like Donkey Kong"

Nintendo has found a novel new way to promote the upcoming release of Donkey Kong Country Returns: Filing a request with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to trademark the pop-culture phrase "It's on like Donkey Kong." Oh it's on. » 11/10/10 11:40am 11/10/10 11:40am

New Member Of Kong Family Will Help Donkey Kong And Struggling Wii…

First there was Donkey Kong, but then there was Diddy Kong, Cranky Kong, Lanky Kong, Dixie Kong. It continues. This month, we get Super Kong. He's like Donkey Kong but with silver fur and a blue tie. » 11/09/10 1:40pm 11/09/10 1:40pm

Country-Style Donkey Kong Comes Back

A blend of cinematics and gameplay in this minute long trailer show you what to expect from Donkey Kong Country Returns. Unveiled at E3 five months ago, it's due for the Wii on Nov. 21. » 11/06/10 6:30pm 11/06/10 6:30pm

50 Deaths In Donkey Kong Country Returns, In One Sitting

Donkey Kong is the anti-Kirby. While death is nearly impossible in the charming, cozy Wii side-scroller Kirby's Epic Yarn released this month, gravity and spikes murder Donkey Kong often in November's Donkey Kong Country Returns. » 10/28/10 1:00pm 10/28/10 1:00pm

Donkey Kong Country Pre-order Bonuses Are Bananas

Wii owners who have already earmarked funds for Donkey Kong Country Returns for the Wii may want to fork over some of that cash to GameStop, especially if they want to encase their Wii Remotes in banana pouches. » 9/23/10 5:40pm 9/23/10 5:40pm

Donkey Kong Country Returns Introduces Us To Rambi

Meet Rambi, the rideable, sleepy-eyed rhinoceros who doesn't mind stepping on a few thorns in the name of giving Donkey Kong a ride in Donkey Kong Country Returns for the Wii. » 9/22/10 6:40pm 9/22/10 6:40pm

Donkey Kong Country Returns Wants To Make a Monkey Out of You

Donkey Kong Country Returns isn't just shaping up to be a great single player game, it looks like it could be one of the better two-player cooperative games to hit the Wii this year. » 9/10/10 11:00am 9/10/10 11:00am