Goomba Stomp
Nintendo Podcast NXpress Nintendo Podcast Podcasts

NXpress Nintendo Podcast 85: ‘Donkey Kong Country’ / Nintendo Switch

donkey_kong_country

In 1994, Rare recast a classic Nintendo villain as the titular hero Donkey Kong Country and gave him a unique set of skills and his very own sidekick, Diddy Kong. Created using the latest state-of-the-art 3D technology, the pre-rendered graphics used for the characters and locations made the game stand out from the crowd when in arrived on the SNES; and in some ways, acted as a tech demo for what the SNES could accomplish in the 32-bit era. This week we begin our year-long spotlight on Donkey Kong with a review of the game with special guest, Johnny Pederson. But before we do, we couldn’t help but not talk about the Nintendo Switch, recent rumours and our hopes for E3. All this and more!

[powerpress]

****

Listen on Google Play Music

Listen on Google Play

Listen on Itunes

Listen on Stitcher

Listen on PlayerFM

Subscribe to our podcast feed

Listen to the show on YouTube


Playlist

00:00: Intro
01:00: Nintendosage: Switch discussion and our E3 wish list.
44:00: Donkey Kong Country soundtrack
45:00: Main Event: Donkey Kong Country review
70:00: Donkey Kong Country soundtrack

Contact us @ administrator@goombastomp.com

Follow Ricky on Twitter
Follow Tim on Twitter
Follow Patrick on Twitter
Like us on Facebook
Follow us on Tumblr

Give us a rating! Sharing is caring!

In Case You Missed It

Game Boys, Ep. 198: Minecraft and My Cash

Tim Maison

Game Boys, Ep. 197: DLC 4- Explosively Delicious

Tim Maison

Game Boys, Ep. 196: Gotta Catch ’em Isle

Tim Maison

The Mid-Season Replacements Podcast Episode 25: “Tales from the Queue 2: Bleeding Through”

Randy Dankievitch

Game Boys, Ep. 195: Play5tation

Tim Maison

NXpress Nintendo Podcast #199: ‘Journey to the Savage Planet’ and Games Never Ported

NXpress Podcast

The Mid-Season Replacements Podcast Episode 24: “Great Scenes: Volume 2”

Randy Dankievitch

Game Boys, Ep. 194: Beat, Complete, Delete

Tim Maison

The Mid-Season Replacements Podcast Episode 23 – “There’s Some Nobility In That”

Randy Dankievitch

Leave a Comment