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  • Summary: Donkey Kong has kidnapped Pauline, and it is up to Mario, the fearless carpenter, to come to her rescue. Throwing fate to the wind, Mario tries desperately to climb the labyrinth of structural beams from the top of which Donkey Kong taunts him. Help our hero ascend the metal structure by dodging an assortment of fireballs, steel beams, and exploding barrels the angry ape hurls at him. Prepare yourself for a never-ending adventure as Donkey Kong takes Pauline away to the next level every time Mario gets to the top. Based on the arcade game of the same name, this classic will keep hardcore and casual gamers entertained for hours. Expand
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  1. Oct 28, 2013
    7
    While it does miss a level I just don't seem to care it's classic and fun that can hold me over for some time just don't expect anything groundbreaking. Expand
  2. Oct 30, 2011
    4
    Once again, we have an arcade classic begging to be released on the Wii Virtual Console Arcade platform, and instead we get the inferior NES port. It's missing a level (the pie factory), the graphics look washed out, and overall DK just hasn't held up well. If you really need some Donkey Kong action, try Game Boy Donkey Kong on the Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console service. Expand

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