Donkey Kong Country - Dolphin Emulator Wiki
Donkey Kong Country
Donkey Kong Country.jpg
Developer(s) Rare
Publisher(s) Nintendo
Series Donkey Kong
Platform(s) Virtual Console, SNES
Release date(s) SNES
NA November 21, 1994
EU November 24, 1994
JP November 26, 1994
Virtual Console
AUS December 7, 2006
EU December 8, 2006
JP December 12, 2006
NA February 19, 2007
KO May 26, 2008
Genre(s) Platform
Mode(s) Single-player, Multiplayer (2)
Input methods GameCube Controller, Classic Controller
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Donkey Kong Country is a platforming game developed by Rare Ltd, featuring Donkey Kong, one of Nintendo's iconic mascots. You must traverse through the vast jungles, deep mines, and high mountains to retrieve your stolen banana hoard from King K. Rool. Travel through each unique levels with the help of Diddy Kong, and other members of the Kong crew along the way. Earn support and play as different animals such as Rambi the Rhino, Enguarde the Swordfish, and a cast of other odd characters. Donkey Kong Country also features revolutionary pre-rendered 3D graphics and tag-team multiplayer. It has spawned four sequels throughout Nintendo consoles, and even a short TV series in 1996. The critically acclaimed game sold over nine-million copies, making it the second best-selling SNES of all time.

Super NES Global Problems


Problems that may occur with any Super NES title on Dolphin are listed below.

Glitched Sound

Sound is glitched in the OpenAL backend. Use XAudio2 to prevent this. Fixed in 5.0-798.


This title does not have any additional game-specific problems.


This title does not need non-default settings to run properly.

Version Compatibility

The graph below charts the compatibility with Donkey Kong Country since Dolphin's 2.0 release, listing revisions only where a compatibility change occurred.

5.0-21746 (current)
2.0 (r5384)
Compatibility can be assumed to align with the indicated revisions. However, compatibility may extend to prior revisions or compatibility gaps may exist within ranges indicated as compatible due to limited testing. Please update as appropriate.


This title has been tested on the environments listed below:

Test Entries
Revision OS CPU GPU Result Tester
5.0-3486 Windows 10 Intel Core i7-7700K NVIDIA GeForce 980 Ti Flawless IceStrike256

Gameplay Videos

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