How Eastern and Western Nintendo talent joined forces to pull DKC out of its late-'90s slump.
It was no Donkey Kong Country... but maybe that was the point of this portable classic.
We all have plenty of favorite gaming memories. But what about our very earliest one? The team looks way, way back into their childhoods to figure that out.
Even though it's in Retro's hands these days, Donkey Kong's creator continues to influence the series.