Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze

WIIU / Platform / Release: Feb 21, 2014 / ESRB: U

Donkey Kong's return: 33 years of Nintendo's main monkey

By Robert Workman, Feb 24, 2014 9:15am PST

Over the years, a certain ape has managed to grow on us just as much as that iconic plumber that Nintendo created at the same time. That character...

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Wii U in 2014: games to look forward to

By Robert Workman, Feb 17, 2014 1:00pm PST

Wii U has failed to capture the attention that its predecessor has. However, Nintendo isn't ready to give up the fight just yet--and, for that matter, neither should Wii U owners.

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze review: losing a-peel

By Steve Watts, Feb 17, 2014 5:00am PST

Donkey Kong Country makes its first trek to HD with Tropical Freeze. How does the great ape hold up on the new platform?

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze gets swept up in a launch trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 13, 2014 5:00pm PST

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze arrives next weekend and Nintendo has put together one last trailer to show off the dozens upon dozens of obstacles that fill DK's world.

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze preview: challenge accepted

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 10, 2014 1:15pm PST

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze won't shy away from offering a challenge, if Shacknews' hands-on is any indication.

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze doesn't bother with the GamePad screen at all

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 29, 2014 3:25pm PST

Nintendo's next big Wii U release doesn't bother to use the GamePad for anything.

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze swings in February 21 with Cranky Kong

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2013 3:30pm PST

Cranky Kong is coming to Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze and his arrival also heralds a release date: February 21 on Wii U!

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze trailer re-introduces Dixie Kong

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 08, 2013 1:30pm PDT

A new Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze trailer shows off Dixie Kong's moves, both old and new, which should help ease the pain of its recent delay into February.

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze delayed to February

By Steve Watts, Oct 01, 2013 7:40am PDT

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze has been pushed from its December 6 date to next February, for more polish.

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Nintendo dates 2013 holiday games for Wii U and 3DS

By Steve Watts, Aug 28, 2013 9:30am PDT

Nintendo has announced release dates for Super Mario 3D World, The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, and Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze.

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Retro might return to Metroid 'someday,' considering 'expanding the universe'

By Steve Watts, Jun 17, 2013 9:15am PDT

Retro Studios president Michael Kelbaugh talks about the team's decision to make another Donkey Kong, and what it could potentially do if it returns to the Metroid series.

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Nintendo E3 'Experience' includes Mario 3D World and Mario Kart 8

By Steve Watts, Jun 11, 2013 8:10am PDT

Nintendo has announced the four games playable at its "Experience" project: Super Mario 3D World, Mario Kart 8, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, and Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD.

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze announced for Wii U

By Steve Watts, Jun 11, 2013 7:32am PDT

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is Retro's next game for Nintendo, and it's launching in November.

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