28 Sep 2021 10:31 AM +00:00

Super Nintendo World Finally Reveals Rumoured Donkey Kong Zone, Coming in 2024

Super Nintendo World opened earlier this summer in Universal Studios Japan, offering an immersive amalgamation of rides and entertainment inspired by the franchise's iconic characters.

The current land is heavily influenced by Super Mario but the park will soon expand with a Donkey Kong region. Announced by Nintendo, the zone is currently under construction and will open in 2024.

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Super Nintendo World Will Add A Donkey Kong Zone In 2024

The Japanese company released a few more details on the land itself, implying that the region will take heavy inspiration from the Donkey Kong games. Offering rollercoasters and interactive experiences, the region will feature a jungle-like theme:

The area will feature a roller coaster, interactive experiences and themed merchandise and food. Guests will be able to take a walk on the wild side through the lush jungles where Donkey Kong and his friends live. The new area is set to open in 2024.

Universal Studios is also opening a Super Nintendo World in its Florida branch in 2025, though it remains to be seen whether this park will host the Donkey Kong expansion. Additionally, this news comes to us in the year of the maniacal ape's 40th anniversary.