Coconut Shooter

From Donkey Kong Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
DKBarrelsprite.png Coconut Shooter DKBarrelsprite.png
DK & Coconut Gun - Donkey Kong 64.png
Donkey Kong holds his Coconut Shooter.
Usage Firing coconuts at Coconut Switches and enemies.
Location Funky's Armory
Game appearances Donkey Kong 64

The Coconut Shooter, called the Coconut Gun in the DK Rap, is Donkey Kong's weapon in Donkey Kong 64.

The Coconut Shooter resembles a log with a twig sticking out of it; this is possibly the weapon's crosshair. As the name implies, the Coconut Shooter is capable of shooting coconuts.

The Coconut Shooter can be purchased from Funky Kong for three Banana Bunch Coins at Funky's Armory in Jungle Japes, the first area of Donkey Kong 64. With the Coconut Shooter, Donkey Kong gains the ability to shoot Banana Balloons, hit Coconut Switches and snipe enemies from afar.

There are special upgrades to the Coconut Shooter (as well as other weapons) that can be purchased at Funky's Armory. Some of these upgrades include a larger ammo capacity, a sniper scope and enemy-seeking ammo.

Interestingly, beta screenshots of Donkey Kong 64 showed that the Coconut Shooter was originally going to be a weapon similar to a double-barrel shotgun.

Bonus Coin - DKC3 Sprite.png Items Bonus Coin - DKC3 Sprite.png
Bananas BananaBanana BunchGiant BananaGolden Banana
Coins Banana CoinBear CoinBonus CoinDK CoinKong TokenKremkoinNintendo CoinRareware Coin
Weapons Coconut ShooterDenture PopgunFeather BowGrape ShooterGumball PopgunPeanut PopgunsPineapple Launcher
Brothers Bear items Bowling BallBox of ChocolatesFlupperius Petallus PongusMirrorNo. 6 WrenchPresentRoseShellStop Watch
Miscellaneous Animal TokenBanana JuiceBanana MedalBarrelBlueprintBoss KeyCogCrestCrystal CoconutCrystal StarExtra Life BalloonGolden BalloonGolden FeatherHeartHeart BoostKannonballK-O-N-G LettersMap KeyPatchPhotographPuzzle PieceRare OrbSkisStarSticker PadTreasure Chest