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Description

A rhythm and beat game like the popular Dance Dance Revolution game series, but instead of matching the beats with your feet you use your hands to play the bongos. Starring the characters from the Donkey Kong series of games. There are more than 30 tunes to drum beats to, from every genre of music - pop favorites to classical remixes. The more on-time your beats are with the music the higher score you get to earn more coins to unlock different beat sounds.

Screenshots

Donkey Konga GameCube Gameplay
Donkey Konga GameCube Getting ready to start a song
Donkey Konga GameCube Main menu
Donkey Konga GameCube Song select screen

Promo Images

Donkey Konga Logo
Donkey Konga Screenshot
Donkey Konga Screenshot
Donkey Konga Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "ドンキーコンガ" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

Is the rhythm in you? knuckles-rox (11) 4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars

Critic Reviews

Gamesmania.de Oct 19, 2004 85 out of 100 85
NintendoWorldReport Sep 26, 2004 8 out of 10 80
Kombo.com Sep 24, 2004 8 out of 10 80
Nintendo Life Jul 16, 2011 8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars 80
Game Revolution Oct, 2004 B 75
PlayDevil Feb 21, 2005 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Jeuxvideo.fr Oct 12, 2004 7 out of 10 70
Edutaining Kids Nov, 2004 B- 67
Netjak Mar 11, 2004 6.5 out of 10 65
Sharkberg Jul 09, 2015 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars 20

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Trivia

1001 Video Games

Donkey Konga appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Regional differences

The Japanese, European and American versions of the game all feature a different song list. The American version also has a unique logo that is different to the original logo used in Japan and Europe.

Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2004 – Best Use of Plastic Bongos of the Year (GameCube)

Related Web Sites

  • Donkey Konga Online (Play Donkey Konga Online with Macromedia Flash. You can choose the background setting for the game, however, you can't choose the music.)
  • Nintendo: Donkey Konga (Nintendo's official Donkey Konga website.)
Corn Popper (69071) added Donkey Konga (GameCube) on Oct 01, 2004