Donkey Kong Land 2 (Game Boy)

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In Donkey Kong Land 2, Donkey Kong has been captured by the evil Kaptain K. Rool, leaving it up to Diddy and Dixie Kong to save the day in this side-scrolling adventure. Fortunately, they will have plenty of help along the way from their friends.

Like the original Donkey Kong Land, all the graphics in this game are pre-rendered three dimensional models. The gameplay is also similar, with platform jumping and banana collecting remaining a core part of the game experience.


Donkey Kong Land 2 Game Boy The star barrel is the middle point of the level. Don't forget to touch it!
Donkey Kong Land 2 Game Boy The game has 3 empty slots to save your current progress.
Donkey Kong Land 2 Game Boy World Map
Donkey Kong Land 2 Game Boy Hornet's Nest

Alternate Titles

  • "Donkey Kong Land: Diddy's Kong Quest" -- Japanese title
  • "Donkey Kong Land 2: Diddy's Kong Quest" -- Commonly used title
  • "ドンキーコングランド" -- Japanese spelling

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Critic Reviews

GamePro (US) Jan, 1997 5 out of 5 100
Total! (Germany) Nov, 1996 1.25 out of 6 95
Joypad Dec, 1996 95 out of 100 95
Electric Playground Feb 27, 1997 9.5 out of 10 95
Portable Review Oct 25, 2005 36 out of 40 90
Mega Fun Jan, 1997 86 out of 100 86
Nintendojo Apr 15, 2006 8.5 out of 10 85


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quizzley7 (21165) added Donkey Kong Land 2 (Game Boy) on Jan 07, 2002
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