Game Classification

Donkey Kong Junior Nintendo R&D1 (Shigeru Miyamoto) (Japan), Nintendo (Japan), 1982  

Informations Analyses Serious Gaming





Besides play, this title features the following intents:
  • Storytelling


This title is used by the following domains:
  • Entertainment


This title targets the following audience:
Age : 12 to 16 years old / 17 to 25 years old / 25 to 35 years old
General Public


The gameplay of this title is Game-based
(designed with stated goals)

The core of gameplay is defined by the rules below:

Similar games

Donkey Kong Junior Donkey Kong Junior (???????Jr, Donk? Kongu Junia?) is a 1982 arcade-style platform video game by Nintendo. It first appeared in arcades, and was later released for a variety of platforms, most notably the Nintendo Entertainment System. Over the course of the 1980s, it was also released for various console systems, with the form of the title abbreviated as Donkey Kong Jr. in most versions.[citation needed] Its eponymous star, Donkey Kong Junior (DKJ), is trying to rescue his father Donkey Kong, who has been captured by Mario, in his only appearance as an antagonist in a video game. This game is the sequel to the video game Donkey Kong, which featured Mario as the protagonist and Junior's father as the antagonist. [source:wikipedia]

Distribution : Retail - Commercial
Platform(s) : Arcade