Donkey Kong

"Released in 1981, Donkey Kong helped to launch the career of legendary game designer Shigeru Miyamoto and became Nintendo’s most profitable game to that point, selling an estimated 132,000 arcade cabinets. Perhaps most importantly, Donkey Kong introduced the world to the plucky plumber Mario—who became the star of numerous other games and one of the most recognizable video game characters in the world."

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