The King Of Donkey Kong Country Returns References

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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?

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Eagle-eyed NeoGAF member Lijik spotted the reference to hot sauce maker and Donkey Kong master Billy Mitchell while playing the game. That idol shows up in level 3-2, Button Bash, if you want a possible explanation for one reason why Donkey Kong wears a tie.

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azurianlight
azurianlight

Ok I gotta ask what makes this guy an asshole? I mean he looks like jesus if jesus was a asshole but what did he do?