36 Video Game Facts to Take Into Hyperspace, ‘Defender’-Style
Our favorite games were perfect just the way they were! So it can be hard to hear that some classics had some absolutely massive last-minute facelifts.
Donkey Kong, for instance, was originally meant to be a game about Popeye the Sailor Man. Luckily for the video game world as a whole, Nintendo failed to secure the rights, and settled for some big monkey who hucks barrels at some little mustachioed man in red.