Cranky Kong is one of the Unlockable Characters for Super Smash Bros. Ragnarok. The original DK, Cranky Kong is the grandfather of the current DK, Donkey Kong. Once a fierce rival of the Red Plumber, even in his old age, Cranky Kong is a skilled fighter able to use his cane and close combat fighting to defend himself. His cane has elastic capabilities allowing him to bounce over hazards.
A new feature in Super Smash Bros. Ragnarok, pairing has a secret ability in which if both characters perform Final Smashes together. Every Character has a partner that gives both Final Smashes a 5% Damage Boost when performing a Paired Smash.