Donkey Kong is the main antagonist of video game Donkey Kong, where he faces off against Mario in his first appearance. Donkey Kong later goes on to become the hero of his own game franchise Donkey Kong Country, where it turns out that original Donkey Kong was actually Cranky Kong. Donkey Kong likes guarding his banana horde and family from the evil King K. Rool and his Kremlings. Donkey Kong also teams up with Mario in different spinoff games. Donkey Kong appears in Video Game Villains War and Worst Hero And Villain War Ever.