DKC2is20: Dixie Almost Named Diddiane

It’s been 20 years since Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest was released and to celebrate Gregg Mayles from Rare has been rummaging through old files to share.

The first item found in the archives is a list of Diddy and Diddiane’s abilities. Yes, Dixie was going to be named Diddiane. Though she had a different name back then it appears her hair would still have been her bread and butter in her move set.

The next document posted by Gregg is possible titles for the game. Some gems are Diddy’s Final Frontier, Krool Justice and Diddy’s Dress Sense:

Finally some awesome plushes of the extended Kong family:

What were some of your favorite names for the game? Dixie or Diddiane? Let us know in the comments below!