Free 80s Arcade: Play Donkey Kong Jr. Online

We offer Donkey Kong Jr in multiple Game Console Emulators
NES Emulator    Atari 2600    Atari 5200    Atari 7800  

Donkey Kong Jr. is one of my favorite arcade games from the 1980’s. I spent countless hours playing this game in the arcade while growing up in the 80s. I hope you enjoy playing this free version online. No tokens required to play this emulated version of Donkey Kong Jr.! Free 80s Arcade is a 100% free online arcade website. This game is mobile phone and Iphone compatible.

Instructions and Game History towards bottom of page.

Click ‘Enter’ Key to Start Game. Main keyboard buttons are X and Z.

Click Game Window Size Button to Zoom Game Size between default, 1.5X and 2X

Keyboard Controls
Gamepad Button Keyboard Button
Left Left Arrow
Right Right Arrow
Up Up Arrow
Down Down Arrow
Start Enter
Select Ctrl

Click on the game window and hit the ENTER key to start Donkey Kong Jr (you might have to hit start twice) . On a computer you can click the Zoom to expand the game to a larger size. On mobile phones and Iphone use the gameplay control buttons shown on your screen (only on mobile) to play and start the game. If you grew up in the 80's you shouldn't need additional gameplay instructions. Sorry, no sound on mobile devices in this NES emulator.

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Game History:
Donkey Kong Junior is a 1982 arcade-style platform video game by Nintendo. The player controls DKJ and has to rescue Donkey Kong from Mario, who had captured him. There are a total of four levels, each with a somewhat different theme. DKJ can move and jump for the most part, but can also climb up vines.

Mario has gone stark raving bonkers and locked your lovable father, Donkey Kong, in a cage. You must steal the keys to the cage from that tyrant Mario, and set your papa free. But it’s not so easy. Mario plays tough. This off-the-wall monkey business will have you going bananas.

GAME PLAY: The jungle is full of vines and chains to climb on but watch out for the ape-eating Snapjaws, Nitpickers, and Sparks as you work your way to the key that I will unlock the way to freedom for your father. Moving islands and springboards . increase the challenge. Be careful! Watch your footing! Try to pick some fruit along the way to get extra points. Or use it to bonk the pesky critters below for even more points. Clear the fourth and most difficult round of this jungle adventure and Donkey Kong is free at last.

Video Game Emulation
(Download and play on your computer)
  • ColecoVision Emulator for Windows
    Games: Tapper, Football, Jungle Hunt, Baseball, Galaxian, Zaxxon, Star Trek, Super Donkey Kong Jr, Popeye, Donkey Kong, Donkey Kong Jr, Time Pilot, Frogger, Fury, Burger Time, Centipede, Qbert, CosmoFighter, plus many more...
  • Nintendo Emulator (NES) for Windows
    Games: Adventure Island, Commando, Bad Dudes, Baseball, Bill and Teds Adventure, BurgerTime Castlevania, Commando, Dig Dug, Donkey Kong, Donkey Kong Jr, Elevator Action, Frankenstein, FunHouse, Galaga, Gauntlet, Jurassic Park, Mario Brothers, Millipede, Ms. PacMan, Pipe Dream, Popeye, Qbert, Super Mario Brothers & Duck Hunt, Tetris, Ultima4, WWF, plus many more...

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