This Kong with a hat was featured heavily in early Donkey Kong Land art - without name or explanation - and then was dropped once the game came out. He remains a mystery.
Could be an early Swanky Kong.
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looks like an early Swanky
Friendzone kong is my favorite kong
I have no problem with that. I am, however, pretty curious about that apparent “Mr. X” that was supposed to appear in...