Funky Kong sells items in Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze

Plus, execute KONG-Pow moves to turn on-screen enemies into items.

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With Cranky Kong joining you on your adventure in Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, Funky Kong, one of Donkey Kong’s best friends and allies, will head the item shop, Nintendo announced.

Also revealed today are “KONG-Pow” special moves. When players collect 100 bananas in a stage, they can executive a KONG-Pow move, turning all enemies on the screen into items.

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is due out on February 21 in North America and Europe. View a new set of screenshots at the gallery. Watch a new trailer below.

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