are items mainly appearing in the Donkey Kong
series, also appearing infrequently in Mario
games. They serve many purposes, and Donkey Kong
often uses them as ammo and as cannons.
Mario Kart: Turbo Circuit
Barrels are Donkey Kong's special item in Mario Kart: Turbo Circuit. They are used by being tossed ahead or behind, crushing any karter in its way, breaking when hitting a wall.
A Barrel from Donkey Kong Country
A Barrel from Donkey Kong Country Returns