Nintendo 3DS

Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D Set For May Release [Update For EU]


Update: Europe is getting the game on the same day, May 24th, as well.


Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D has a release date, Nintendo of America announced this morning. The game will be available on May 24th in the U.S.



Donkey Kong Country Returns was originally developed by Nintendo’s Retro Studios, the developer of the Metroid Prime series, for the Wii. Monster Games, who developed Excite Truck and PilotWings Resort, are handling the 3DS port.


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