Butcher Billy is Back With The Donkey Knight Returns Project

"I want you to remember, in all the years to come - the one Italian plumber who beat you."

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Our pal Butcher Billy loves to mash up pop culture, and that’s great, because he’s very talented at it. His latest project combines takes the barrel-throwing Donkey Kong and turns him into the barrel-chested Mutant Leader of Frank Miller’s The Dark Knight Returns. Yeah, we’re 100% on board with this.

Check out these great close-ups, complete with quotes from the graphic novel.

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Look! Butcher Billy even designed his own cartridge, on the off chance that they want to make this into a real live Nintendo 64 game.

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Not cool enough as is? There’s also an awesomely animated version over at Bitcher Billy’s Behance page, complete with added VG music that was inspired by Akumajō Dorakyura — which you probably know better as Castlevania. 

(via Butcher Billy on Behance)

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