Big Squeekly

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Big Squeekly
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Concept artwork of the Big Squeekly, along with the other Squeeklies
Species Squeekly
First appearance Donkey Kong Country Returns (2010)
Latest appearance Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (Nintendo Switch) (2018)

Big Squeekly[1], also known as Mega Squeekly[citation needed], is the possible leader of the Squeeklies in Donkey Kong Country Returns and Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D. It is a giant Squeekly that only appears in the level Crowded Cavern, along with the other members of the Squeekly Family. The Donkey Kong Country Returns Prima guide implies that multiple Big Squeeklys exist in the level;[2] however, in the game, only one Big Squeekly can be seen on-screen at a time. They are even larger than Bobbin' Squeeklies.

History[edit]

Donkey Kong Country Returns / Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D[edit]

When Donkey and Diddy Kong enter Crowded Cavern, they find the Squeekly Family sleeping quietly in the rocks. In order to progress through the level, the Kongs must use a nearby Rocket Barrel, though it gives off a loud noise that awakens the entire Squeekly Family. The Big Squeekly and the other Squeeklies then start to furiously chase and attack the Kongs throughout the level for awakening them from their sleep.

Big Squeekly is capable of destroying rocky walls with its head and emitting large, purple sonic blasts to damage the Kongs. At the end of the level, Big Squeekly hits into a crystal and gets knocked out.

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze[edit]

Big Squeekly's cameo in Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze.

In Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, the Big Squeekly makes a cameo appearance in the background of the level Blurry Flurry, frozen in a block of ice. As the Kongs pass Big Squeekly, his eyes and mouth twitch briefly.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "After getting into a barrel and flying past small Squeeklys, a Big Squeekly will start chasing you." Knight, Michael. Donkey Kong Country Returns Prima Official Game Guide. Page 82.
  2. ^ "Once you get past the checkpoint and a long area with lots of Squeeklys, you enter a section with wooden planks. Big Squeeklys will stick their heads out from these planks." Knight, Michael. Donkey Kong Country Returns Prima Official Game Guide. Page 83.