Donkey Kong 64

1999 adventure platform video game for the Nintendo 64

Donkey Kong 64 (also called DK 64) is a platform video game made by Rare and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo 64 video game system. It was first released on November 24, 1999 in North America. Donkey Kong 64 is one of the first games for the Nintendo 64 to use the Expansion Pak.

Donkey Kong 64
Producer(s)Shigeru Miyamoto Edit this on Wikidata
Composer(s)Grant Kirkhope Edit this on Wikidata
SeriesDonkey Kong Edit this on Wikidata
Platform(s)Nintendo 64
Genre(s)Platform game
Mode(s)Single player, Multiplayer



The gameplay of Donkey Kong 64 is about getting different types of items. Some of those items include coins, bananas, weapons, and keys. These items are needed in order to move on to new levels and fight bosses.

Donkey Kong 64 can be played in multiplayer with up to four players at a time. The multiplayer mode has three arenas and five characters to pick from the single player mode.



Donkey Kong 64 got good scores from reviewers and had an 88% average on GameRankings.[1]


  1. "Donkey Kong 64 for Nintendo 64 - GameRankings". Archived from the original on 2019-05-29. Retrieved 2019-02-13.