Donkey Kong

Global Total as of 30th Sep 2017 (units): 1.46m
Platform: Atari 2600Also on: Wii, Nintendo Entertainment System, Game Boy, Atari 7800, Nintendo 3DS, Microsoft Windows
Developer: Nintendo Genre: Platform

Total Units

North America: 1.36m 93.4%
+ Europe: 0.08m 5.5%
+ Rest of the World: 0.02m 1.1%
= Global 1.46m

Release History

Donkey Kong ColecoEurope01st January 1982Retail
Donkey Kong ColecoNorth America01st January 1982Retail

Game Overview

The first Donkey Kong game was released by Nintendo in 1981 originally as an arcade game.

It features 3 main characters: Jumpman (aka Mario) who is the protagonist, Pauline who is the damsel in distress, and Donkey Kong who is the antagonist.

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Mandalore76 (on 10 December 2013)
Those screenshots are absolutely NOT
from the 2600 port of Donkey Kong.
killeryoshis (on 05 April 2009)
Donkey kong looks like a redead from
SJGohan3972 (on 30 July 2008)
pulled this out the other day,
suprisingly still enjoyable. Gotta love
the classics
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