After years of clamoring, Donkey Kong’s arch-nemesis, King K. Rool, has finally joined the Super Smash Bros. series! As many veteran trainers know, the Super Smash Bros. 4 amiibo metagame was dominated by heavyweight fighters — namely Bowser and Ganondorf. We know for a fact that King K. Rool would have been successful in the previous title, but what about in Ultimate, where movement options and mobility are faster than ever before? Fortunately for K. Rool, he can hold his own, and with proper training, can become a force to be reckoned with.
Diddy Kong is Donkey Kong’s trusty partner. He sports his signature look: red hat, red shirt and Rocketbarrel Pack. He’s famous for his quickness and his long tail. Diddy usually plays second banana to DK, but he recently teamed up with DK, Dixie, and Cranky to save his home DK Island from invading arctic Snomads.
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This king of the jungle is superstrong, a little scatterbrained, and absolutely nuts about bananas. His adventures usually start with people stealing his hoard of them. As his physique suggests, this Kong is a powerhouse, but he’s got speed to match too! His famous red necktie is adorned with his initials, DK.
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