ed. Donkey Kong is not a real monkey, but a fictional character in a video game series. He is a powerful ape-like creature, who is often pitted against the Mario character in a series of strength and skill challenges.
He is known for his great strength, barrel-tossing ability, and indefatigable spirit. Donkey Kong is often depicted wearing a red tie and a white shirt, giving him a distinct, cartoonish appearance.