Gnawty, as seen in Donkey Kong Country.
|First Appearance||Donkey Kong Country|
|Latest Appearance||Donkey Kong 64|
|Allies||Kremling Krew. King K. Rool|
Gnawtys are one of the basic enemies in the Donkey Kong series. They are beaver enemies.
 Donkey Kong Country
Gnawtys would make their first appearance in Donkey Kong Country. They would be the most common and weakest enemy found in the game. They could be defeated by being jumped on or have a barrel thrown at them or by using an Animal Buddy. In some levels, they can be found riding giant flying stone wheels and chase Donkey Kong and Diddy Kong or act like obstacles. Donkey Kong Country would also have two Gnawty bosses called Very Gnawty and Really Gnawty. For the Game Boy Advance version. Gnawtys are gray instead of green.
 Donkey Kong Land
Gnawtys would appear in the sequel, Donkey Kong Land. Here they would be common enemies once more.
 Donkey Kong 64
Gnawtys could be found in Jungle Japes, Crystal Caves and around Donkey Kong Island in Donkey Kong 64. They can be defeated by any form of attack and are considered the weakest enemy found in the game. They are featured in the K. Rool Arena in Jungle Japes. There is also a unlockable game that the player uses Rambi and will have to defeat as many Gnawtys as possible before time runs out.
 Other Appearance
In Banjo Kazooie, a large, brown Gnawty appears in the area Click Clock Wood. Banjo and Kazooie can help Gnawty by moving the boulder that blocks the entrance of his dam and collect a Jiggy for their reward.