According to Burger King, at least.
Donkey Kong has been a mainstay in the Mario series for an extremely long time. The name was first given to the ape who wreaked havoc in the original Donkey Kong arcade game (who we now know to be Cranky Kong), but the Donkey Kong we now know and love is the son of Donkey Kong Jr.
This dapper tie-wearing ape has been around since Rareware’s Donkey Kong Country, and he’s been fighting Kremlings, guarding bananas, and enjoying some sports with his grandfather’s rival every once in a while ever since. But it sounds like DK’s family also enjoyed a spot of travelling.
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