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GBA DK: King of Swing

  • Platform: GBA (Game Boy Advance)
  • Abbreviation: DKKoS
  • Display name: DK: King of Swing
  • Goodtools name: DK - King of Swing

Total movies: 3


[Tier: Moons][Has commentary]GBA DK: King of Swing (USA/Europe) "200%+" in 1:16:08.11 by g0goTBC.
BizHawk Movie (.bk2) (date: 2020-03-13)
MKV file via BitTorrent (Modern HQ) (size: 292.32 MB, length: 1:19:09)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (Compatibility) (size: 318.25 MB, length: 1:19:09)
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Submission #6626 — Author's comments
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Rating: Too few votes (1) to display
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- 100% completion
- Takes damage to save time
- Uses a level password
- Genre: Puzzle
DK: King of Swing is a Donkey Kong spinoff game developed by Paon and published by Nintendo in 2005 for the Game Boy Advance. The Kongs are planning a competition to see who's the best in the jungle! Just before it begins, K. Rool steals all the medals for the tournament! DK must hunt down K. Rool and get back those stolen medals for the tournament!

The complete definition of the '200%+" goal is defined in the submission text.


Note: this run has been commentated by its author, you can watch here.

[Tier: Moons][Fastest Completion]GBA DK: King of Swing (USA/Europe) in 17:34.47 by g0goTBC.
BizHawk Movie (.bk2) (date: 2020-01-22)
MKV file via BitTorrent (Modern HQ) (size: 95.81 MB, length: 20:07)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (Compatibility) (size: 100.25 MB, length: 20:07)
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Submission #6582 — Author's comments
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Obsoletes movie #3602 (18:32.55)
Rating: 7.7 (3 votes)
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- Contains speed/entertainment tradeoffs
- Takes damage to save time
- Genre: Puzzle
DK: King of Swing is a Donkey Kong spinoff game developed by Paon and published by Nintendo in 2005 for the Game Boy Advance. The Kongs are planning a competition to see who's the best in the jungle! Just before it begins, K. Rool steals all the medals for the tournament! DK must hunt down K. Rool and get back those stolen medals for the tournament!

[Tier: Moons]GBA DK: King of Swing (USA) "Diddy mode" in 16:38.79 by g0goTBC.
BizHawk Movie (.bk2) (date: 2020-11-10)
MKV file via BitTorrent (Modern HQ) (size: 64.12 MB, length: 19:40)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (Compatibility) (size: 65.69 MB, length: 19:40)
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Submission #6921 — Author's comments
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Obsoletes movie #3641 (17:18.67)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Second quest/Post game-completion
- Starts from a saved state or SRAM
- Genre: Puzzle
DK: King of Swing is a Donkey Kong spinoff game developed by Paon and published by Nintendo in 2005 for the Game Boy Advance. The Kongs are planning a competition to see who's the best in the jungle! Just before it begins, K. Rool steals all the medals for the tournament! DK must hunt down K. Rool and get back those stolen medals for the tournament!

g0goTBC beats the game with Diddy Kong who features some gameplay differences, making the game harder than with Donkey Kong and showing different strategies. This movie is a 39.88 second improvement over the previous record by PiePusher11.

Total movies: 2


[Tier: Moons]GBA DK: King of Swing (USA) "Diddy Mode" in 17:18.67 by PiePusher11.
BizHawk Movie (.bk2) (date: 2018-02-25)
MKV file via BitTorrent (Modern HQ) (size: 66.56 MB, length: 20:02)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (Compatibility) (size: 72.46 MB, length: 20:02)
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Submission #5827 — Author's comments
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Rating: 7.3 (4 votes)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Second quest/Post game-completion
- Starts from a saved state or SRAM
- Genre: Puzzle

This movie has been obsoleted!

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DK: King of Swing is a Donkey Kong spinoff game developed by Paon and published by Nintendo in 2005 for the Game Boy Advance. The Kongs are planning a competition to see who's the best in the jungle! Just before it begins, K. Rool steals all the medals for the tournament! DK must hunt down K. Rool and get back those stolen medals for the tournament!

PiePusher11 beats the game with Diddy Kong who features some gameplay differences, making the game harder than with Donkey Kong and showing different strategies.


[Tier: Moons][Fastest Completion]GBA DK: King of Swing (USA) in 18:32.55 by PiePusher11.
BizHawk Movie (.bk2) (date: 2017-12-31)
MKV file via BitTorrent (Modern HQ) (size: 73.64 MB, length: 21:02)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (Compatibility) (size: 75.37 MB, length: 21:02)
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Submission #5742 — Author's comments
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Rating: 6.5 (4.5 votes)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Genre: Puzzle

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DK: King of Swing is a Donkey Kong spinoff game developed by Paon and published by Nintendo in 2005 for the Game Boy Advance. The Kongs are planning a competition to see who's the best in the jungle! Just before it begins, K. Rool steals all the medals for the tournament! DK must hunt down K. Rool and get back those stolen medals for the tournament!

PiePusher11 quickly loses track of the whole medals thing, completing the game while only finding 5 of the 24 medals that K. Rool stole.

#67253140217251265 - King of Swing any% Diddy Engine 2 improvement
Diddy mode V2.bk2.bk2.bk2.bk2.bk2.bk2 (35.9kB bk2 movie [GBA])
Uploaded 2020-11-06 17:56:10 by g0goTBC (1 file)
For GBA DK: King of Swing (4 files)
In 16:38.79 [59655 frames], 63276 rerecords)
533 views, 85 downloads

BK2 begins from SRAM

Saved 34 frames after ThunderAxe noticed that the room was slower than PiePusher's TAS. Managed to barely beat the cycle of the first spike, which made the room faster than what PiePusher did.
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#45319532279038868 - GBA DK: King of Swing - speed hud v1.1
DKKoS speed hud v1.1.lua (4.30kB Lua script)
Uploaded 2018-02-22 23:03:12 by ThunderAxe31 (98 files)
For GBA DK: King of Swing (4 files)
4450 views, 642 downloads
Fixed a bug that sometimes made the speed value slightly incorrect.

Also, the script now distinguishes between maximum jumping speed and maximum falling speed.

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#45319368046140001 - GBA DK: King of Swing - average speed hud v1.2
DKKoS average speed hud v1.2.lua (5.02kB Lua script)
Uploaded 2018-02-22 22:52:33 by ThunderAxe31 (98 files)
For GBA DK: King of Swing (4 files)
4445 views, 590 downloads
Script that calculates the average speed amount, starting from the moment it's launched. Every time you want to do a new measurement, you must restart script execution.
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#45177643698114167 - KoS 100%
100% proof.bk2 (62.3kB bk2 movie [GBA])
Uploaded 2018-02-16 13:41:36 by PiePusher11 (1 file)
For GBA DK: King of Swing (4 files)
In 31:22.27 [112423 frames], 15 rerecords)
3538 views, 503 downloads
SRAM verification for Diddy run
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