Detailed Reviews

Review Title Posted Author Rating
"So its Super Mario World, only with MONKEYS!" "...I love it!" 02/10/03 Aganar
Donkey Kong Is Back With 3-D Goodness! 07/05/03 Baradur
A revolutionary game that's a few levels short from perfection 07/08/04 Chicken Inspector
A few minor flaws, but overall an amazing game that everyone needs to experience. 11/16/07 chrono trigger fan
The start of a great SNES series. 08/12/09 Cold Metal
Fascinating level designs, revolutionary visuals, and an oddly appropriate soundtrack mesh together for one of the SNES's best. 08/01/02 Myzery_Clown
The most hyped platform game of 1994? 03/19/01 Yakuza
One of the first games that proved graphics can overshadow gameplay, Donkey Kong Country is a mediocre yet delightful experience. 01/07/14 bachewychomp
A stellar beginning for a brilliant Jump and Run series 01/30/07 darthjulian
17 Years later and it's still an enjoyable challenge. 11/21/11 EnmaDaio2588
Clearly pushing the SNES to its limits. 06/08/01 Fallen One
One banana at a time 12/09/08 horror_spooky
It's Banana Time 07/20/16 JRPGSensei
Get down 'n' dirty in the jungle 06/10/05 Light_Inside
A Gorilla wearing a tie, riding an Ostrich, avoiding barrels thrown by a crazed Orangutan. 05/06/14 Linkxx3
A Masterpiece 07/16/07 mauro7inf
The hype was true! 01/06/11 MTLH
A fun ride, but also a rather short and forgettable one. 12/04/01 NT220
Rumble in the jungle!!....and other assorted places.... 08/19/04 Overdrive
Great atmosphere and music save this otherwise mediocre platformer. 04/24/06 Phediuk
Another innovative platformer from the masterminds at Rare 07/16/01 Psycho Penguin
Kome join the Kong Klub in this Klassic! 01/31/03 Retro
Two simian goofs go to retrieve their stash of bananas from a sneaky pirate captain 08/29/01 stonedwal
If this is Kong, I don't want to be wrong. 04/19/10 SuperPhillip
Barrel busta. 05/09/05 Unleashed Vortex
It looks pretty, but it's still a little better than your average 16bit platformer. 07/28/09 Zylo the wolf

Full Reviews

Review Title Posted Author Rating
I will punch you if you don't like this game. 04/29/08 Archmonk Iga
Sweet, sweet graphics that... have actually dulled in the last few years. 06/01/10 BimmyandJimmy
Together with Yoshi’s Island, the best platformer of all time, that simple. 03/08/04 Braben
Gimme back my bananas!!! 02/22/01 BrakZero
Welcome to the jungle... 02/02/05 discoinferno84
How come Donkey Kong's not a donkey? 08/31/03 Doodleheimer
This Game Won't Make a Monkey Out of You - A Decent Platformer 06/18/18 GavLuvsGA
The first game in the best platformer series ever 04/07/01 Leetdude
Gorilla warfare. 06/10/16 Malorkus
Donkey fans will be disappointed to learn that there are none in this game, but platformer fans rejoice! 08/30/01 MaxH
A classic game that started a classic series 10/19/07 Ofisil
While time hasn't exactly been cruel to Donkey Kong Country, it hasn't exactly been nice either 12/03/10 roadtosalvation
The game that changed my life 04/13/06 sbarrosc
Still a nice solid game even today 01/07/05 Shivan Reincarnated
Extending the 16-bit Era. 05/16/17 SNESBOSS
Good monkey. 07/23/00 Spektre
Witness a tragedy of a gorilla's bananas being stolen by reptiles...on this game. 04/06/02 SuperBear
It's on like Donkey Kong. 05/29/07 SuperPhillip
A good game to start a great series. 04/10/03 TBnumber81
A masterpiece of design, with a very fun game tucked away in there as well 09/18/03 terrisus
A Wild Adventure Awaits you in one small Island 03/29/13 Waver92
Porting the Classics: Donkey Kong Country Style 03/05/07 xcamel24

Quick Reviews

Review Title Posted Author Rating
Technical beast 11/20/18 2001mark
A monkey in a barrel now that's innovative... 09/25/00 A.Harris
One of the best games for the SNES 09/18/01 Bat On
Great graphics, fun platformer 11/01/99 Blackjack4x
Donkey Kong's Country Is A Country I'd Love To Live In 07/05/12 ChronoCactaur
When DK was good 11/26/07 clarkisdark
Truly a revolution in platform gaming. 01/17/01 Dark Templar
The game that revitalized the big D! 07/23/00 Duke Nukem
You'll go ape for this game 02/20/07 EliteShyGuy
Awesome gameplay, awesome music, awesome replay(and the graphics are kinda nice too...) 02/09/00 EPoetker
Donkey Kong in his own series, Oh yeah!!! 04/17/00 Funk Punk
The Game That Started Such a Great Series... 10/09/00 GScotty
Revolutionary! 01/30/08 joeyissoweird
The game that revolutionized Super Nintendo graphics. Too short though. 04/18/00 khachik
The start one of my favourite game trilogies of all time 03/09/10 King_Meteor
15 Years of Greatness 06/09/09 KuchikiYuna
This is the game that saved the Super Nintendo from a early death 11/09/02 LegendaryFrog
A Revolution in 16 Bit Video Gaming 11/01/99 LRayden
A revolutionary advance in SNES graphics! 08/12/01 MI4 REAL
Amazing game that still holds up today. 02/19/14 osorioace
Donkey Kong Returns With The Classics 02/12/07 RockyStarPro
Mario Who? Sonic the What? 02/22/01 Sephirstein
It saved Nintendo 06/28/02 Sey me
Monkey Magic 06/15/09 simbug89
Forget the puns, this game rocked in the 90's and it still rocks now. 02/26/07 Super_Toadette
Superb 2D platformer featuring imaginative levels and incredible graphics 01/11/04 THayes
Remember the good old days with DKC 04/16/07 TheFanBoyDestroyer
A brilliant game, despite the unpredictable difficulty level 07/05/07 TheMadcapLaughs
A Legendary Platformer 08/26/07 Tifanity
A game as valuable as DK's prized banana hoard. 03/23/03 Tokyo Fusion

Video Reviews

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