No Donkey Kong Country Returns Sequel Planned

By Darryl Kaye on March 4, 2011, 11:07AM EDT

Nintendo has declared that they currently have no plans for a sequel to Donkey Kong Country Returns, despite it making a successful return to the video games industry at the end of last year.

Speaking to Game Informer, one of Nintendo's producers, Kensuke Tanabe said " I wouldn't say we won't do a sequel [for Donkey Kong Country Returns], but we don't have anything planned at this time."

He also revealed that Retro actually approached Nintendo about doing a Donkey Kong title, but they were initially declined. However, when Nintendo felt the time was right, they went back to Retro and outlined their plans.

Source: Game Informer

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