Following the success of the Year of Luigi, Nintendo Europe has proclaimed a month full of Donkey Kong starting October 16th until November 6th.
— Nintendo UK (@NintendoUK) October 13, 2014
Announced via Twitter, October will be filled with the re-release of the finest Donkey Kong games for the Wii U and 3DS Virtual Console.
The original Donkey Kong Country will be available to download this Thursday for £5.49 on Wii U, alongside Game Boy adventure Donkey Kong Land for 3DS for £3.59.
Donkey Kong Land 2 and Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest will arrive on October 23rd October.
While Donkey Kong Land 3 and Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong’s Double Trouble are due to arrive together on 30th October.
Those who buy any of the Wii U titles will get a 33% discount for Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (£26.74 instead of £39.99), while those who buy any of the 3DS titles will get a 33% discount for Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D for just £23.44 (instead of £34.99).