100°
Submitted by pierce 814d ago | news

Nintendo announces new Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze

A new Donkey Kong game has just been revealed by Nintendo for the Wii U. (Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, Wii U)

ape007  +   814d ago
WOWOWOWOW
Neonridr  +   814d ago
As much as I wished Retro's new game was a Metroid one, they did a fabulous job with this game. It really does look and play incredible. It will be interesting to see how they implement the gamepad.

A little sad to not see Samus, but everything considered, it looked like one of the better games from the Nintendo camp.
typikal82  +   814d ago
I think this style of play is fading.

They should have some more innovative play in the game, sort of like how Shadow Complex had the FPS shooting gallery on occasion or zooming close ups. Just something to freshen up the genre
jonboi24  +   814d ago
Shadow Complex was a Metroidvania clone so I don't see the innovations in that game. Yes it had multi-directional aiming but that's been done. Though it was still a great game.
jonboi24  +   814d ago
This is not what I wanted from Retro. I wanted a new IP or a revision of an existing IP. Sure it'll play as great as Donkey Kong Country Returns but it looks just like an up-res version of it with penguins. It looks like they used the same assets from the Wii version. I was really hoping Retro would be able to flex some of their creativity muscles. I will play this cause I love DKCR but this is just another safe game from Nintendo.
The 10th Rider  +   814d ago
I agree, but it sounds like this is what Retro wanted to work on:
http://nintendoeverything.c...

Considering how much time they've had and seeing all the talent they've hired, it is possible that they have more than one title in development.
jonboi24  +   814d ago
I hope that is the case because I don't see what this unfinished business with DK is.
febreeze1  +   814d ago
This is made by retro??? Damn I also wanted something different. I think it's still to soon for another dk game even though they're amazing titles. Hopefully, they split the team and are working on something different.
herbs  +   814d ago
What a disappointment and waste of talent. Nintendos 1st party studios are only making games primarily targeted at children, they are taking the easy road.
Neonridr  +   814d ago
the funny thing about what you say is, that while the games appear to be childish in nature, most kids would have a hard time 100% games like Mario 64, Sunshine or Galaxy or Donkey Kong Country.
#5.1 (Edited 814d ago ) | Agree(2) | Disagree(0) | Report | Reply
iliimaster  +   814d ago
i cant wait to get these classic nintendo games which all amount to hours and hours of fun, mario kart8 is gonna be crazy good
gk07  +   814d ago
i wasnt wanting this but ill take it, now go work on metroid please
megagamer21  +   814d ago
With as many people as retro has you can bet they weren't all working on dk. My bet is that a team has been working on metroid all along. And their comment about working on something everyone wants is still progressing.
Duraji  +   813d ago
I honestly wanted something different than Metroid or Donkey Kong. I'm sure the new Donkey Kong game will be fine, but I must admit a tad bit of personal disappointment that they didn't have a bigger surprise.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
30°

Top 10 Vita Games to Play on the PSTV

34m ago - The PSTV has had quite the rocky start, probably do to the lack of support from video streaming s... | PS Vita
40°

Will The ESRB Give Cannabis Its Own Classification?

34m ago - The legalization of marijuana has become such a widespread and accepted thought over the years. C... | Industry
Ad

Top 5 Games To Play in September

Now - August was a great month with many good games. Let's see if this month's game releases can deliver the same amount of excitement... | Promoted post
40°

Dishonored Defintive Edition Review | The Game Bolt

1h ago - When Dishonored originally came out in 2012, it was Brett's favorite game of the year. He loved i... | PS4
40°

Gears of War Ultimate Edition | PressA2Join

1h ago - Gears of War: Ultimate Edition is the latest example of Microsoft beginning to realise that they... | Xbox One
30°

Review: Mad Max - Gaming PC Forum

1h ago - FreakOrama writes: "The more I played Mad Max the more I liked it, and if I wanted to play the ga... | PC