Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Accessibility Report

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is a running, jumping and collecting game where you control Donkey Kong. A second player can control the Diddy Kong sidekick. The challenge is getting to the end of each level, but there are also letters and items to collect along the way for bonus points. Some of these items need you to unlock other characters to reach them.

NotesAccessibility Notes

This Switch version is more accessibility than the Wii U game in the following ways, as detailed by Effect pZTEHxwoAY:
  • Difficulty: There's a Funky Mode where you can select to play a Funky Kong mode that makes the game substantially easier. You can buy and select items to take into the level via your Inventory.
  • Reading: There is reading required for menus.
  • Controls: There are only two control options, however, the same controls are mapped to multiple buttons. You need to double-tap and hold buttons, as well as hold buttons and pressing buttons simultaneously.
  • Image calibration:
  • Audio calibration:

DetailsGame Details

Rating: PEGI 3+

Release Date: 04/05/2018

Platforms: Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Wii U

Genres: Action and Platform

Developer: @RetroStudios

Players: You can play with 2 players in the same room

Costs: Purchase cost


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System Accessibility Settings

In addition to the accessibility features provided in the game, you can also use system-wide accessibility settings:

Nintendo Switch
Nintendo Switch has some built-in features, including a lockable zoom, that can be used on all games.
Nintendo Wii U
The Wii U has some limited settings, such as disabling rumble and selecting mono audio.
Read more about system accessibility settings.

Accessibility Report supported by VSC Rating Board, PlayabilityInitiative

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