Donkey Kong turns 30: How this arcade classic shaped today's video game world

Examiner: Donkey Kong is 30. Feeling old yet? While lacking the fanfare of Pac-Man's big birthday last year, the importance of Donkey Kong reaching the big 3-0 goes beyond a popular game title and fodder for documentary films. Had a red cap wearing Italian not chased a large ape up a skyscraper three decades ago, the video games you know and love in the modern day may not have happened.

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