Donkey Kong's Counter Picks

Donkey Kong is strong Against

How to counter Incineroar with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Incineroar
score: 
45
83.58
% upvotes
How to counter Ganondorf with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ganondorf
score: 
37
81.36
% upvotes
How to counter Bowser Jr. with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bowser Jr.
score: 
29
89.19
% upvotes
How to counter Charizard with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Charizard
score: 
28
91.18
% upvotes
How to counter King Dedede with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
King Dedede
score: 
24
73.08
% upvotes
How to counter Bowser with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bowser
score: 
20
69.23
% upvotes
How to counter Mii Brawler with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mii Brawler
score: 
15
85.71
% upvotes
How to counter Ridley with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ridley
score: 
15
85.71
% upvotes
How to counter King K. Rool with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
King K. Rool
score: 
15
72.73
% upvotes
How to counter Little Mac with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Little Mac
score: 
14
66.67
% upvotes
How to counter Dr. Mario with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Dr. Mario
score: 
14
85.00
% upvotes
How to counter Sheik with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Sheik
score: 
13
70.97
% upvotes
How to counter Cloud with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Cloud
score: 
9
62.86
% upvotes
How to counter Lucina with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Lucina
score: 
8
60.00
% upvotes
How to counter Hero with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Hero
score: 
5
69.23
% upvotes
How to counter Lucario with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Lucario
score: 
5
69.23
% upvotes
How to counter Ryu with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ryu
score: 
5
72.73
% upvotes
How to counter Dark Pit with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Dark Pit
score: 
3
58.82
% upvotes
How to counter Ice Climbers with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ice Climbers
score: 
3
58.82
% upvotes
How to counter Marth with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Marth
score: 
2
54.55
% upvotes
How to counter Piranha Plant with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Piranha Plant
score: 
2
53.57
% upvotes
How to counter Kirby with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Kirby
score: 
2
54.17
% upvotes
53.33
% upvotes
How to counter Jigglypuff with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Jigglypuff
score: 
1
51.85
% upvotes
How to counter Luigi with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Luigi
score: 
0
50.00
% upvotes
How to counter Ken with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ken
score: 
0
50.00
% upvotes
How to counter Wario with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Wario
score: 
0
50.00
% upvotes
50.00
% upvotes
How to counter Meta Knight with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Meta Knight
score: 
0
50.00
% upvotes
How to counter Ike with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ike
score: 
0
50.00
% upvotes
50.00
% upvotes
How to counter Corrin with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Corrin
score: 
-1
44.44
% upvotes
How to counter Simon with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Simon
score: 
-1
47.06
% upvotes
How to counter Pit with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pit
score: 
-1
42.86
% upvotes
How to counter Captain Falcon with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Captain Falcon
score: 
-1
47.37
% upvotes
How to counter Mario with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mario
score: 
-1
47.06
% upvotes
How to counter Bayonetta with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bayonetta
score: 
-1
47.06
% upvotes
How to counter Duck Hunt with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Duck Hunt
score: 
-2
42.86
% upvotes
How to counter Shulk with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Shulk
score: 
-2
41.67
% upvotes
How to counter Mii Swordfighter with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mii Swordfighter
score: 
-2
41.67
% upvotes
How to counter Joker with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Joker
score: 
-2
41.67
% upvotes
How to counter Diddy Kong with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Diddy Kong
score: 
-2
41.67
% upvotes
How to counter Mewtwo with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mewtwo
score: 
-2
40.00
% upvotes
How to counter Daisy with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Daisy
score: 
-4
25.00
% upvotes
How to counter Zelda with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Zelda
score: 
-4
33.33
% upvotes
How to counter Lucas with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Lucas
score: 
-4
35.71
% upvotes
How to counter Zero Suit Samus with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Zero Suit Samus
score: 
-4
38.89
% upvotes
How to counter Pac-Man with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pac-Man
score: 
-4
35.71
% upvotes
How to counter Robin with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Robin
score: 
-4
35.71
% upvotes
How to counter Isabelle with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Isabelle
score: 
-5
38.10
% upvotes
How to counter Ness with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ness
score: 
-5
41.94
% upvotes
How to counter Peach with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Peach
score: 
-5
22.22
% upvotes
How to counter Falco with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Falco
score: 
-6
20.00
% upvotes
How to counter Squirtle with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Squirtle
score: 
-6
28.57
% upvotes
How to counter Roy with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Roy
score: 
-6
36.36
% upvotes
How to counter Palutena with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Palutena
score: 
-6
31.25
% upvotes
How to counter Ivysaur with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ivysaur
score: 
-6
25.00
% upvotes
How to counter Villager with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Villager
score: 
-7
26.67
% upvotes
How to counter Yoshi with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Yoshi
score: 
-7
34.78
% upvotes
How to counter Wolf with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Wolf
score: 
-8
33.33
% upvotes
How to counter Mii Gunner with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mii Gunner
score: 
-8
16.67
% upvotes
How to counter Chrom with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Chrom
score: 
-8
33.33
% upvotes
How to counter Snake with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Snake
score: 
-9
26.32
% upvotes
14.29
% upvotes
How to counter Greninja with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Greninja
score: 
-13
11.76
% upvotes
How to counter Dark Samus with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Dark Samus
score: 
-13
19.05
% upvotes
How to counter Sonic with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Sonic
score: 
-13
24.00
% upvotes
How to counter Olimar with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Olimar
score: 
-13
24.00
% upvotes
How to counter Samus with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Samus
score: 
-14
18.18
% upvotes
How to counter Fox with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Fox
score: 
-15
14.29
% upvotes
How to counter Inkling with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Inkling
score: 
-16
23.33
% upvotes
How to counter Mega Man with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mega Man
score: 
-20
23.68
% upvotes
How to counter Richter with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Richter
score: 
-21
18.18
% upvotes
How to counter R.O.B. with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
R.O.B.
score: 
-25
9.68
% upvotes
How to counter Pikachu with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pikachu
score: 
-54
9.09
% upvotes
How to counter Pichu with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pichu
score: 
-65
15.79
% upvotes

Donkey Kong is weak Against

How to counter Pichu with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pichu
score: 
65
84.21
% upvotes
How to counter Pikachu with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pikachu
score: 
54
90.91
% upvotes
How to counter R.O.B. with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
R.O.B.
score: 
25
90.32
% upvotes
How to counter Richter with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Richter
score: 
21
81.82
% upvotes
How to counter Mega Man with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mega Man
score: 
20
76.32
% upvotes
How to counter Inkling with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Inkling
score: 
16
76.67
% upvotes
How to counter Fox with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Fox
score: 
15
85.71
% upvotes
How to counter Samus with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Samus
score: 
14
81.82
% upvotes
How to counter Olimar with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Olimar
score: 
13
76.00
% upvotes
How to counter Sonic with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Sonic
score: 
13
76.00
% upvotes
How to counter Dark Samus with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Dark Samus
score: 
13
80.95
% upvotes
How to counter Greninja with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Greninja
score: 
13
88.24
% upvotes
85.71
% upvotes
How to counter Snake with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Snake
score: 
9
73.68
% upvotes
How to counter Chrom with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Chrom
score: 
8
66.67
% upvotes
How to counter Mii Gunner with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mii Gunner
score: 
8
83.33
% upvotes
How to counter Wolf with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Wolf
score: 
8
66.67
% upvotes
How to counter Yoshi with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Yoshi
score: 
7
65.22
% upvotes
How to counter Villager with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Villager
score: 
7
73.33
% upvotes
How to counter Ivysaur with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ivysaur
score: 
6
75.00
% upvotes
How to counter Palutena with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Palutena
score: 
6
68.75
% upvotes
How to counter Roy with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Roy
score: 
6
63.64
% upvotes
How to counter Squirtle with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Squirtle
score: 
6
71.43
% upvotes
How to counter Falco with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Falco
score: 
6
80.00
% upvotes
How to counter Peach with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Peach
score: 
5
77.78
% upvotes
How to counter Ness with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ness
score: 
5
58.06
% upvotes
How to counter Isabelle with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Isabelle
score: 
5
61.90
% upvotes
How to counter Robin with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Robin
score: 
4
64.29
% upvotes
How to counter Pac-Man with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pac-Man
score: 
4
64.29
% upvotes
61.11
% upvotes
How to counter Lucas with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Lucas
score: 
4
64.29
% upvotes
How to counter Zelda with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Zelda
score: 
4
66.67
% upvotes
How to counter Daisy with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Daisy
score: 
4
75.00
% upvotes
How to counter Mewtwo with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mewtwo
score: 
2
60.00
% upvotes
How to counter Diddy Kong with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Diddy Kong
score: 
2
58.33
% upvotes
How to counter Joker with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Joker
score: 
2
58.33
% upvotes
58.33
% upvotes
How to counter Shulk with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Shulk
score: 
2
58.33
% upvotes
How to counter Duck Hunt with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Duck Hunt
score: 
2
57.14
% upvotes
How to counter Bayonetta with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bayonetta
score: 
1
52.94
% upvotes
How to counter Mario with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mario
score: 
1
52.94
% upvotes
How to counter Captain Falcon with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Captain Falcon
score: 
1
52.63
% upvotes
How to counter Pit with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pit
score: 
1
57.14
% upvotes
How to counter Simon with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Simon
score: 
1
52.94
% upvotes
How to counter Corrin with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Corrin
score: 
1
55.56
% upvotes
50.00
% upvotes
How to counter Ike with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ike
score: 
0
50.00
% upvotes
How to counter Meta Knight with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Meta Knight
score: 
0
50.00
% upvotes
50.00
% upvotes
How to counter Wario with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Wario
score: 
0
50.00
% upvotes
How to counter Ken with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ken
score: 
0
50.00
% upvotes
How to counter Luigi with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Luigi
score: 
0
50.00
% upvotes
How to counter Jigglypuff with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Jigglypuff
score: 
-1
48.15
% upvotes
46.67
% upvotes
How to counter Kirby with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Kirby
score: 
-2
45.83
% upvotes
How to counter Piranha Plant with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Piranha Plant
score: 
-2
46.43
% upvotes
How to counter Marth with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Marth
score: 
-2
45.45
% upvotes
How to counter Ice Climbers with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ice Climbers
score: 
-3
41.18
% upvotes
How to counter Dark Pit with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Dark Pit
score: 
-3
41.18
% upvotes
How to counter Ryu with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ryu
score: 
-5
27.27
% upvotes
How to counter Lucario with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Lucario
score: 
-5
30.77
% upvotes
How to counter Hero with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Hero
score: 
-5
30.77
% upvotes
How to counter Lucina with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Lucina
score: 
-8
40.00
% upvotes
How to counter Cloud with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Cloud
score: 
-9
37.14
% upvotes
How to counter Sheik with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Sheik
score: 
-13
29.03
% upvotes
How to counter Dr. Mario with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Dr. Mario
score: 
-14
15.00
% upvotes
How to counter Little Mac with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Little Mac
score: 
-14
33.33
% upvotes
How to counter King K. Rool with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
King K. Rool
score: 
-15
27.27
% upvotes
How to counter Ridley with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ridley
score: 
-15
14.29
% upvotes
How to counter Mii Brawler with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mii Brawler
score: 
-15
14.29
% upvotes
How to counter Bowser with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bowser
score: 
-20
30.77
% upvotes
How to counter King Dedede with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
King Dedede
score: 
-24
26.92
% upvotes
How to counter Charizard with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Charizard
score: 
-28
8.82
% upvotes
How to counter Bowser Jr. with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bowser Jr.
score: 
-29
10.81
% upvotes
How to counter Ganondorf with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ganondorf
score: 
-37
18.64
% upvotes
How to counter Incineroar with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Incineroar
score: 
-45
16.42
% upvotes

Donkey Kong is strong Against

How to counter Incineroar with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Incineroar
score: 
45
83.58
% upvotes
How to counter Ganondorf with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ganondorf
score: 
37
81.36
% upvotes
How to counter Bowser Jr. with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Bowser Jr.
score: 
29
89.19
% upvotes
How to counter Charizard with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Charizard
score: 
28
91.18
% upvotes
How to counter King Dedede with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
King Dedede
score: 
24
73.08
% upvotes

Donkey Kong is weak Against

How to counter Pichu with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pichu
score: 
65
84.21
% upvotes
How to counter Pikachu with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Pikachu
score: 
54
90.91
% upvotes
How to counter R.O.B. with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
R.O.B.
score: 
25
90.32
% upvotes
How to counter Richter with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Richter
score: 
21
81.82
% upvotes
How to counter Mega Man with Donkey Kong in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Mega Man
score: 
20
76.32
% upvotes

Tips for Donkey Kong

  • never forget to spike! Donkey kong has 4 of them!
    6
    0
  • N-air is a great edge guarding tool, you can use it to cover basically all opponent’s options
    5
    0
  • cargo down throw off the stage can be deadly for characters with bad recovery
    5
    0
  • F-air, D-air, down-B, and side-B all meteor smash. Also, your up-tilt and up-smash will go through the lower battlefield platforms. Use this info wisely!
    3
    0
  • Remember Donkey has super armor on both his side and neutral special making them much safer
    3
    0
  • At lower percentages u can combo ur dash attack onto a new dash attack and try to follow with a short hop N-air or F-air
    2
    0
  • Get good at using his back-air. Very important!!
    2
    0
  • DK's attacks have very different timing, so be sure to mix it up! Condition your opponent to expect short-hop aerials, then hit em with an up-b on the ground once they're past 100 for an easy stock
    1
    0
  • Dash attack to F-air is extremely useful especially when it send them off stage for a spike
    1
    0
  • Dash attack can combo into a fair or up air at lower percents
    0
    0
  • Don’t use cargo throw to up throw to up air, instead, use forward air or back air
    3
    13
  • never forget to spike! Donkey kong has 4 of them!
    6
    0
  • N-air is a great edge guarding tool, you can use it to cover basically all opponent’s options
    5
    0
  • cargo down throw off the stage can be deadly for characters with bad recovery
    5
    0
  • F-air, D-air, down-B, and side-B all meteor smash. Also, your up-tilt and up-smash will go through the lower battlefield platforms. Use this info wisely!
    3
    0
  • Remember Donkey has super armor on both his side and neutral special making them much safer
    3
    0

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