Donkey Kong Land
Donkey Kong Land - North American Cover
The North American boxart for Donkey Kong Land.
Developer(s) Rare, Ltd.
Publisher(s) Nintendo
Series Donkey Kong
Release date JP July 27, 1995
NA June 26, 1995
EU August 24, 1995
AU 1995
Genre(s) Platformer
Mode(s) Single player
Ratings ESRB: K-A, E (Player's Choice)
Platform(s) Game Boy
Media Cartridge
Previous game N/A
Next game Donkey Kong Land 2

Donkey Kong Land is a video game for the Game Boy released in 1995 that features Donkey and Diddy as the playable characters. It has Donkey Kong Land 2 and Donkey Kong Land III as the sequels to this game and Donkey Kong Country as the semi-sequel.


Donkey and Diddy tell their latest adventure to Cranky about what happened. Cranky then becomes jealous of all of Donkey and Diddy's success and makes a bet with King K. Rool to once again steal the bananas from the Banana Hoard as Cranky thinks Donkey and Diddy are not able to complete the game on an 8-bit handheld.



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