List of All Donkey Kong Country Bosses Ranked Best to Worst

If you had to choose one, who would you say is your favorite boss from Donkey Kong Country? There are definitely a lot of great boss battles in Donkey Kong Country, so for this list we're going to rank every Donkey Kong Country boss from best to worst.

What exactly makes for a good boss battle? You can rate these Donkey Kong Country bosses in terms of challenge-level, creativity, and overall fun. Maybe you just think they look cool, or have unique abilities that you've never seen before. Whatever the reason, vote up your favorite boss battles from Donkey Kong Country, including mini-bosses when applicable.


  • 1
    28 VOTES
    King K. Rool
    Photo: NIntendo

    Gangplank Galleon

    • Characters by Game: Donkey Kong Country, Donkey Kong Barrel Blast
    • Characters by Series: Donkey Kong
    • Characters by Genre: Racing video game
    • Characters by Developer: Paon
    • Characters by Device: Wii, GameCube
    • Gender: Male
  • 2
    26 VOTES

    Queen B.

    Queen B.
    Photo: Nintendo

    Bumble B Rumble

  • 3
    23 VOTES

    Master Necky

    Master Necky
    Photo: Nintendo

    Monkey Mines

  • 4
    21 VOTES

    Master Necky Snr.

    Master Necky Snr.
    Photo: Nintendo

    Chimp Caverns

  • 5
    25 VOTES

    Very Gnawty

    Very Gnawty
    Photo: Nintendo

    Gorilla Glacier

  • 6
    25 VOTES

    Dumb Drum

    Dumb Drum
    Photo: Nintendo

    Oil Drum Alley