[citation needed] More recently, Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Donkey Kong Country Returns, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze and Gregg Mayles of Rare[13] have stated that the current Donkey Kong is the original Donkey Kong's grandson. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. He supplied various weapons and upgrades to the Kongs, and donned camouflage clothing, goggles and a large rocket on his back (which is revealed near the end of the game to contain a giant boot) in favor of his old board shorts and sunglasses. The character Diddy Kong was going to be an updated version of Donkey Kong Junior. While guarding the bananas, Diddy was captured by the Kremlings and sealed afterwards. Candy was also a regular on the Donkey Kong Country animated series as well. When defeated, they give out a salute and fall over. In Mario Super Sluggers, Kritters appear as playable characters and members of the DK Wilds team. Kiddy Kong, known as Dinky Kong[i] in Japan,[29] is a large baby primate that was introduced in Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! In her spin-off debut, Diddy Kong Racing DS, she seems to have grown more mature, making her both taller and more physically developed than her older sister, Dixie. Lanky Kong is known for his lack of style or grace, as well as his goofy-looking face. [16] His first appearance was Donkey Kong Country. 2. He is also a playable character in Donkey Kong Barrel Blast, as well as in multiplayer modes of DK: King of Swing and DK: Jungle Climber. 1. Rare chose the latter and Diddy Kong was made.[14]. Without his bandanna and shades, Funky Kong looks identical to DK due to using the same character model, except for the shade of his fur being lighter. Ultimate - Karate Kong", "171. In Donkey Kong 64, her clothing was a beanie hat, blue overalls, a white T-Shirt, and white shoes. [41], King K. Rool is a hot-tempered, authoritarian and baleful green Kremling who was the main antagonist of many Donkey Kong games and has been Donkey Kong and Diddy Kong's archenemy ever since his creation during the era of Rare development. Ninja Kong - Fair Spirit Battle - Super Smash Bros. In Donkey Kong 64, Funky switched jobs yet again to become the ammunitions expert of the group, and his business seemed to suggest an army surplus store. She appeared again in Donkey Kong Land 2, and again in Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble!. While K. Rool's crown-and-cape look has been his default appearance since Donkey Kong Country, he takes on alternate disguises and personalities to battle the Kongs in other games: In the TV series, he appears as a king and often feuds with Kaptain Skurvy (who is based on the Kremling enemy Kannon). They also appeared as enemies in the 3DS exclusive Smash Run mode, with Green Kritters attacking by biting three times in a row, while Blue Kritters attack by spinning around furiously with their claws. She was unlocked by completing Sapphire Mode on a Rookie Setting as one of the Kongs. [11] Like his father, he had his own cereal brand in the 1980s. Donkey Kong Junior had his own segment in the first season of Saturday Supercade and was voiced by Frank Welker. The series mainly consists of two genres: single-screen platform/action puzzle games featuring the gorilla Donkey Kong as the main antagonist, and side-scrolling platform games where Donkey Kong and his clan of other apes are the protagonists and player characters who usually battle the crocodilian villain King K. Rool. His moveset is based around his cane. However, in Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble!, he took on a different role as a vehicle merchant, allowing Dixie Kong and Kiddy Kong to reach new areas of the game world. Originally depicted with a tough military-man like exterior, Klump actually has quite the soft side to his personality, as seen by him befriending Dixie Kong in the episode "Klump's Lumps." In the first Donkey Kong Country, the Kremlings wore military attire, but with the sequel, they switched their gear to pirate-themed ones. He was freed by Lanky in the level Frantic Factory. In Donkey Kong Country on the Super NES, Cranky's main purpose was to distribute helpful hints about the game's many stages to Donkey Kong and his sidekick Diddy Kong whenever they dropped by his cabin. He is a gypsy jester Krypto Kong Country- … Candy Kong: Donkey Kong's girlfriend. His name is often wrongly applied to his younger brother, Kiddy. But this is not your father's Donkey Kong! [44] His name is a pun on the word cruel. In Super Smash Bros. Melee and Super Smash Bros. Brawl, K. Rool appeared as a collectible trophy. In Super Smash Bros. He first appeared in … He uses his magical sceptre as a bat. She had apparently died at some point after Donkey Kong Country 3 as she is now a ghost. Before he was freed, he indicates that he does not like heights. DK's nephew Diddy makes ever-bigger leaps and bounds towards fully fledged videogame hero status with his part in each successful overthrow of K. Rool's hordes. Ultimate as a Spirit, using her artwork from Donkey Kong 64, the first time she has done so since the GBA version of Donkey Kong Country 3. -, "A wilful and adventurous young chimp," -, "Dixie Kong: a heroic little monkey with a dangerous ponytail- Official Nintendo Website - Wii (US), "Many of the Kongs find it alarming that Kiddy has reached such a size at the tender age of three" .. "It was Dixie who found herself lumbered with this little cousin" -, Learn how and when to remove this template message, Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest.