|Death Battle Combatant|
The King of the Jungle
|Origin|| Donkey Kong Country|
|Appearance(s)||Donkey Kong VS Knuckles|
|“||Not a doin'. You're gonna stop because that's what you do when you're faced with an irresistible force!||„|
|~ Donkey Kong|
Donkey Kong is the main protagonist of the series of the same name, as well as a protagonist from the Super Mario series. He appeared in the 51st episode of DEATH BATTLE!, Donkey Kong VS Knuckles, where he fought against Knuckles the Echidna from the Sonic the Hedgehog series.
Donkey Kong is the grandson of Cranky Kong and the son of Donkey Kong Jr. He is the leader of the DK crew and resides in Kongo Jungle, where he protects a large stash of bananas.
DEATH BATTLE! Info
- Height: 6'1" | 185 cm (on knuckles)
- Weight: 800 lbs | 363 kg
- Name was meant to translate to "Stupid Ape"
- According to the Crystal Coconut, is destined to rule his home island
- Can devour several dozen bananas in three seconds flat
- Greatly expanded his percussionist talents over the years
Abilities & Weapons
- Tremendous strength & durability
- Giant Punch
- If fully charged, unleashes a punch of significant power
- Hand Slap
- Causes small-scale earthquakes that can alter the environment
- Punched a giant walrus so high, he caused a small tsunami when he landed in the ocean
- Can deadlift pirate ships out of the ground... while standing on them
- Can tank point-blank cannonball fire
- Shatters flaming boulders by simply clapping his hands together
- Has survived atmospheric re-entry on at least two occassions
Weaknesses & Stupidity
- Immensely stupid
- As lazy as he is unintelligent
- Motivated exclusively by bananas... and sometimes his loved ones
- Should the hair on the top of his head be cut, he will lose all his strength
- Despite his extreme power, he's still susceptible to being kidnapped easily
- Donkey Kong is the 16th Nintendo character to appear, after Samus Aran, Goomba, Koopa Troopa, Yoshi, Mario, Princess Zelda, Princess Peach, Link, Pikachu, Fox McCloud, Luigi, Venusaur, Blastoise, Charizard and Kirby, and with the next ten being Red, Bowser, Ganondorf, Mewtwo, Lucario, Pit, Wario, King Dedede, Captain Falcon and Machamp.
- He is the ninth Nintendo character to win, after Samus Aran, Yoshi, Princess Peach, Link, Fox McCloud, Blastoise and Kirby, and with the next seven being Ganondorf, Mewtwo, Lucario, Mario, King Dedede, Captain Falcon and Machamp.
- He is the third Nintendo character to fight against a Sega character, after Mario and Luigi, and with the next one being Mewtwo.
- He is the seventh Mario character to appear, after Goomba, Koopa Troopa, Yoshi, Mario, Princess Peach and Luigi, and with the next two being Bowser and Wario.
- Donkey Kong is the fourth winner to roar in victory, after Blastoise, Godzilla and Goliath, and with the next two being Doomsday and Mechagodzilla.
- Donkey Kong is the last of the eight starter characters in the original Super Smash Bros. to appear.