Here’s the European trailer for Rare’s Donkey Kong Land III, available this week on the 3DS Virtual Console in Europe!
On April 8th, Rare’s Kinect Sports Rivals will be released exclusively for Xbox One. In anticipation of its release, I’ve made a special page for the KS Rivals containing general […]
He lives! That’s right, folks: after a several-month-long hiatus, Rare Revisits is making something of a return. Best to sneak in quietly without making a show of the whole thing, right? […]
Here’s the European trailer for Rare’s Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong’s Double Trouble, available this week on the Wii U Virtual Console in Europe!
Talk about a hiatus! Eleven months? In any case, welcome back to Rare Revisits, which will — fingers crossed — return to being more than an annual feature. With Halloween mere days away, it’s only appropriate to take a look at one of the Twycross-based developer’s most iconic spook houses: Banjo-Kazooie’s Mad Monster Mansion.
Quite possibly Gruntilda’s home away from home, Mad Monster Mansion plays host to all manner of creatures that go bump in the night. Goblin ghosts, skeletons, bats — talking toilets?
Beyond the mansion on which the world is based, the level features a twisty hedge maze, a haunted cellar, a whipcrack-infested well, an unstable shack, and a church modeled after the Church of Twycross.
Although Mad Monster Mansion is geographically the smallest level in Banjo-Kazooie, it is arguably the most compact. I mean, I’m not calling any of the other levels out for being hollow, but this map takes full advantage of its space.
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Here’s the European trailer for Rare’s Donkey Kong Land II, available this week on the 3DS Virtual Console in Europe!
Here’s the European trailer for Rare’s Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest, available this week on the Wii U Virtual Console in Europe!