CHAMP Kong is a free Donkey Kong game and remake that is available for the PC. The game is one of the best Donkey Kong game remakes of this Nintendo classic arcade game. Guide Mario as he tries to rescue his girlfriend who has been kidnapped by Kong, the giant ape. The game features many of the same game play features found in the arcade version. This includes the fun of jumping and climbing around a construction site. Avoiding barrels thrown and rolled down the beams by Kong. Jumping over fireballs and much more. However, once players make it to the top, Kong grabs the girl and takes her to a higher level. This forces Mario to again face off against new, more challenging obstacles and enemies.
The game features all four of the levels found in the arcade game plus, four custom/unique CHAMP levels and a bonus level bringing the total to nine different levels to play and master.
The game play and graphics are excellent giving the game a look and feel that is just like the arcade version. The game menu is simple to navigate and the controls are easy to learn – arrow keys for movement left, right, up, and down and the control key to jump.
Originally developed for MS-DOS, the game will not run on Windows 10 PCs. However it can be played via DOSBox, simply mount the Champ Kong directory onto DOSBox, install the game and download.
CHAMP Kong is available from the CHAMP Games fan page which offers free download for a number of classic video game remakes for the PC. The CHAMP games were coded during the mid-1990s, prior to the release of Windows 98. Users may experience problems trying to play on a modern operating system. They will however run through a DOS emulator such as DOSBox.
However, while the games can be downloaded from this site, doesn’t mean they are free or freeware. Whether the developer of these games ever received permission to use the images or likeness of the characters.
Where to Download
This game and other CHAMP classic game remakes are also available for download from The CHAMP Games Fan Page.
Last updated December 8th, 2018What is CHAMP Kong and why DOSBox? CHAMP Kong is a free Donkey Kong clone/remake that was original developed for MS-DOS operating system. What does this mean exactly? We...