Donkey Kong

Last Updated on: April 21st, 2023

Donkey Kong character nintendoWho is Donkey Kong?

Donkey Kong is a fictional gorilla character who is the main antagonist and later protagonist in the eponymous video game series created by Nintendo. The original Donkey Kong game was released in 1981, and in the game, Donkey Kong was portrayed as a kidnapper and tormenter of the game’s hero, Jumpman (later known as Mario). However, in later games, Donkey Kong becomes the hero and the main character, often teaming up with Mario to fight against various other villains. Donkey Kong’s design and personality is known for being big, strong, and friendly. He also has his own spin-off games featuring him as the main character.

Games in Which Donkey Kong Appeared in:

Here is a rundown of the games that Donkey Kong has appeared in over the years.