Since Donkey Kong’s first appearance alongside Mario in 1980 he has gone on to star in dozens of his own games, spin-offs and cross-overs. Naturally this has lead to an expansion of his own cast of family members.
With the revelation that Cranky Kong was in fact the character from that original 1980 game, fans have often wondered how the family falls into place.
By piecing together all of the information provided to us throughout the Donkey Kong games, let’s take a look at our favorite Ape family!
*M = Mate
Please note that this uses characters from the video games only. Sorry, Bluster! Additional information, references and such can be found below!Special thanks to Nantenjex and Cart Boy for helping with the research
Which Kong Family member is your favorite? Let us know in the comments section!