Oh, those graphics. Is there a word for the sound that a steam whistle makes when it pops out of someone's head? No? Well, if there were, we would make it right now, since DKC was one sexy beast when it launched. And what made the feat even more impressive was that Super Nintendo was a (seemingly) dying system. But when they rolled out what would become the second-highest-selling game on the system, everybody lost their shit. And just like that, Nintendo officially won its 16-bit war with Sega. Blast processing could eat it; Nintendo had the goods.