The BEST Episodes of Donkey Kong Country
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Nov 23, 2021
Network: Fox Family
Donkey Kong isn't too smart, but he is the strongest monkey on the island of Congo Bongo, thanks largely to his diet of bananas. He's charged with protecting the Orb Of Power, the Crystal Coconut, from King's constant attempts to steal it in his quest to rule the island - though he often seems more interested in luscious Candy Kong, who works in the barrel factory.
#1 - The Big Chill Out
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 16, 1998
Donkey Kong and Diddy go into business, after accidentally making a cold drink, ""Coconut Chill"", during a hot spell on the island.
#2 - Bad Hair Day
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 23, 1998
In a parody of Samson and Deliah, K. Rool invents a robot Candy to be Deliah to cut Samson [DK]'s hair so he can be weak and they can steal the Crystal Coconut. Only faith in God and some bananas can make the good ol'ape strong again and save the day.
#3 - Booty and the Beast
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 13, 1998
Captain Scurvy and his pirates come to the island, for the Crystal Coconut. Donkey Kong and Diddy get captured by the pirates, but are helped by a Klap-Trap.
#4 - Hunka Hunka Burnin' Bluster
Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 2, 2000
Bluster, while trying to get Candy again, finds his hair is falling out. He mixes a bunch of hair tonics, and the resulting brew ends up turning him into a suave, smooth talking ape (who goes by the name Leo Luster).
#5 - I Spy With My Hairy Eye
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Aug 15, 1998
King K. Rool uses a robot double of Candy (the Candy Clone) to try to steal the Crystal Coconut.
#6 - Baby Kong Blues
Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Dec 6, 1998
Donkey Kong and Diddy have to baby-sit Baby Kong, but the carriage, with Baby Kong in it, rolls away and right into K. Rool's. K. Rool takes a liking to the baby and wants him to be his heir.
#7 - From Zero to Hero
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Sep 27, 1998
Cranky is having x-ray examinations for all the island, and his x-ray machine is on its last legs. Upon overhearing some of the conversation Bluster thinks Cranky means he doesn't have long to live, and goes around trying to be helpful (so-as to be remembered).
#8 - Legend of the Crystal Coconut
Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired Dec 29, 1998
Everyone is in a mad-dash for the Crystal Coconut. When Donkey Kong, wanting to learn the secrets of the Coconut, gives it to Klump and Krusha, K. Rool has them take it back and the pirates have also come to get the Coconut.
#9 - Vote of Kong-fidence
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 7, 2000
Bluster, unhappy with Donkey Kong being the future ruler of Kongo Bongo, tells Cranky he wants an election held to decide who should be future ruler. Upon overhearing about it Klump tells K. Rool, who then also enters the election.
#10 - Kong for a Day
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 20, 1998
During a day of truce, K. Rool tricks the apes into thinking Donkey Kong is causing trouble, which gets Donkey Kong banished.
#11 - Ape-Nesia
Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Dec 13, 1998
After slipping on a banana peel and having a fall, Donkey Kong gets amnesia. During his memory loss, both Captain Scurvy and King K. Rool take advantage of him.
#12 - The Big Switch-a-Roo
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired May 5, 2000
While Cranky goes to Bluster's, Donkey Kong is left to guard the Crystal Coconut. Donkey Kong fools around with an invention of Cranky's, a mind transfering device, accidentally switching his mind with a robot Cranky had built. Klump and Krusha steal the mind transfering device. While heading back to K. Rool, Klump bumps into Candy and they get their minds switched.
#13 - Raiders of the Lost Banana
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 30, 1998
Donkey Kong takes a golden banana from the Temple of Inca-Dinka-Do, the banana is cursed and causes trouble for anyone possessing it.
#14 - Ape Foo Young
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 6, 1998
Cranky makes a youth potion, to make himself younger. Donkey Kong, upon finding the potion thinks it's just a regular drink, and is turned into a baby.
#15 - Buried Treasure
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 4, 1998
The island goes treasure hunt crazy. After Donkey Kong, Diddy and Funky find a map, and the others hear about it.
#16 - Cranky's Tickle Tonic
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Oct 11, 1998
Eddie the Yeti, in a foul mood, keeps the whole island awake with his pounding. Cranky makes a potion to put Eddie in a better mood.
#17 - Get a Life, Don't Save One
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Oct 18, 1998
After Donkey Kong saves Bluster, Bluster tries to be helpful to Donkey Kong, but causes more harm then good.
#18 - The Curse of Kongo Bongo
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Oct 25, 1998
All the apes on the island receive notes, which have the curse of Bluebeard Baboon on them. If the curse is read twice the island will sink into the ocean!
#19 - Orangutango
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Nov 1, 1998
K. Rool enters the ""Oranutango Dance Contest"", the grand prize being a wish from the Crystal Coconut.
#20 - Speed
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Nov 8, 1998
Krusha gains intelligence, after being hit by a mine cart. He then makes his own plan to try to steal the Crystal Coconut.
#21 - Klump's Lumps
Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Nov 15, 1998
K. Rool has had it with Klump's failures, he strips Klump of his rank and banishes him. Dixie befriends Klump, so Klump decides to help her, and the other apes.
#22 - Bluster's Sale Ape-Stravaganza
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Nov 22, 1998
Candy asks Cranky to do a commercial for Bluster. After Donkey Kong and Diddy visit Cranky they accidentally cause him to get sent all around the island (while he's asleep, from a sleep tonic).
#23 - Kong Fu
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Nov 22, 1998
Kong Fu, a kung-fu ape, faces Donkey Kong in the ""Donkey Kong Challenge"".
#24 - Bug a Boogie
Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Nov 29, 1998
Cranky sends Donkey Kong and Diddy on a wild goose chase. Then things turn bad, as the pirates are coming, for the Crystal Coconut.
#25 - Watch the Skies
Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Nov 29, 1998
After hearing of ""interplanetary visitor dudes"" from Funky, Donkey Kong and Diddy think aliens really have come when they see a strange craft flying around the island.