The island was originally depicted as being shaped like Donkey Kong's head, complete with features such as ears and Donkey Kong's signature hair swirl. From Donkey Kong Country Returns onwards, however, the frozen mountaintops and the visage of the great ape have been replaced by a huge volcano. The island itself is extremely large and has drastically different climates in various areas, some areas being jungle, ruins, forests, frozen wasteland, caves and desert. During Kremling Krew invasion, was established an industrial plant known as Kremkroc Industries Inc. and mines across the island.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
DK Island acts as a dungeon in the World of Light at the Light Realm. The place is themed with Kongo Jungle and all six spirits are part of the Donkey Kong series. After defeating all spirits, Diddy Kong will appear at the end of the path.
Donkey Kong Country
Donkey Kong Land
Donkey Kong 64
- It makes a cameo appearance in the Super Nintendo Entertainment System of Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest where it can be seen from Gangplank Galleon and K. Rool's Keep.