New Play Control! Donkey Kong Jungle Beat
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This game is titled New Play Control! Donkey Kong Jungle Beat in North America, Europe, and Australia, and Donkey Kong Jungle Beat (Wii de Asobu) in Japan.
Note: Controller directions are described using the game's original Gamecube format.
Alternate main menu background music
Successfully collect all crests.
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Alternate ending sequence
- Successfully collect all crests and complete Vs. Cactus King or vs. Ghastly King mode to have Ninjapes appear.
- Note: If you get one or two platinum crests, you do not have to get all gold crests.
Display total beats
Collect all 72 medals. The total number of beats will be displayed at the top left corner of the title screen.
There are three main types of crests; the bronze for completing a level, silver for getting 400 or more points, and gold for getting 800 or more points. There is also a secret crest that comes from the moon by getting 1,200 or more (requires skill at grabbing and combos).
Earn three crests in the indicated barrel's set of three kingdoms to unlock a bonus kingdom.
- Banana Banquet: Crests from Kong Of The Mountain Kingdom.
- Chili Pepper: Crests from the Lemon, Grape, and Cherry Kingdoms.
- Kong Of The Mountain: Crests from Vs. Ghastly King Kingdom.
- Lychee: Crests from the Apple, Strawberry, and Pineapple Kingdoms.
- Pear: Crests from the Banana, Orange, and Watermelon Kingdoms
- Star Fruit: Crests from the Peach, Melon, and Durian Kingdoms.
- Vs. Cactus King: Complete the three standard kingdoms in each barrel.
- Vs. Ghastly King: Complete the unlockable fourth kingdom in each barrel.
Donkey Kong's crown
Earn all 60 crests (three from each kingdom). Donkey Kong will now wear the crown seen during the Crest Check.
Defeating Dread Kong
He is the easiest of the Kongs. Just clap (dodge) and
beat like crazy.
Defeating Karate Kong
This Kong is fairly difficult. When you attack, he
will try to dodge and will be successful about 85% of the time.
Only attack after you dodge. He will attack more than once, even
at different speeds. You must look carefully. When you get him
to about half health, he will stand. His attacks will be faster,
but when he attacks and you dodge and it is in slow motion, attack
as fast as you can. Repeat this until he has been defeated.
Defeating Ninja Kong
Try to dodge and attack as usual. When he has half
health, he goes crazy. He will attack a lot faster and sometimes
dodge to fake you out. Try to keep attacking and about 10% of
the time you will hit him to a point to where he is knocked out.
Then, get him. Repeat this until he has been defeated.
Defeating Sumo Kong
When fighting Sumo Kong, you cannot dodge. If you do,
he will attack and hurt you. Go crazy on the bongos by beating
on the drums (not clapping). If you can do this fast enough, you
will eventually knock him on his back. Keep doing this until he
Defeating the Cactus King
He can be a very easy Boss. When he is on his pig that
breathes fire, clap until you have the flames to the pig then
beat on the drums. For the Cactus King, just jump ,clap, dodge,
and beat on the drums. Repeat this until he has been defeated.
Also, if you clap and enter battle at different sides and angles,
you can hurt him in many different ways.
Defeating the Kong Bosses
When you face the Kong Bosses, you can hit them five
of the back by just trying to hit them instead of knocking them
out. However, the other way may be better.
Monkey Fest: Bigger combo
Instead of just clapping and going in the bush immediately,
do a backflip into the wall. Jump off the wall, then clap the
bush to get your combo up to five. When you go through the wire,
do not get the four bananas yet, Instead, hit both drums at once
to do a Ground Pound to get the combo at six, then jump off the
wire to get it to seven. Then, clap and get the four bananas.
Note: These are the first four bananas of the stage. When you
go through the stage slightly more, there is a group of banana
bunches in bubbles. Do not clap yet. Instead, go through the level
more to increase your combo and do not forget to get the flowers.
After awhile, you will fly through the tree trunk and pass through
the center of the group of bananas. Once here, clap. It is possible
to get your combo up to nine, get 1100 off that stage only. Note:
Do not get bananas regularly; always do a clap grab in this stage,
never just "fall" into them.
Clap and combos
If you do combos and clap for your bananas you will
get more points.
Determining what crest you receive
Whatever your health color is when you are fighting
a Boss determines what crest you will get. For example, if your
life bar is gold, you will receive up to a gold crest. The same
goes for all the other crests.
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