|First appearance||Donkey Kong 64 (1999)|
|Portrayed by||Kevin Bayliss|
- “Layyydies and gentlemen! Welcome to the main event of the game!”
- —Ring announcer, Donkey Kong 64
The ring announcer is a character in Donkey Kong 64. It is a sentient microphone with blue eyes, a mustache, and a tuxedo. It introduces K. Rool and the Kongs in the final boss fight, giving very dramatic descriptions for each Kong. It moves around by hopping.
- Donkey Kong - "Weighing in at a solid 800 lbs, I give you the prime primate..."
- Diddy Kong - "And now making his way into the ring, it's the champ of chimps..."
- Lanky Kong - "He boasts the longest reach currently in the world today. Introducing..."
- Tiny Kong - "Hailing all the way from DK Isles, it's the girl with the whirl..."
- Chunky Kong - "Tipping the scales at a mighty 2000 lbs, he's the hard hitting..."