Donkey Kong Junior was produced by Nintendo in 1982. Nintendo released 114 different machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1970. Other machines made by Nintendo during the time period Donkey Kong Junior was produced include Sky Skipper, Popeye, Mario Bros., Mario Bros. (PlayChoice), Tennis, Donkey Kong, Sheriff, Space Fever (Black & White), Space Fever Color, and Heli Fire. The player controls a small monkey who must leap from platforms, climb vines, and avoid enemies to rescue Donkey Kong from Mario. The game has several distinct levels with similar goals. Fruit can be dropped on enemies’ leg traps and birds to kill them.