Slobsofgaming via GamePro write: "Who doesn't have a soft spot for our primate cousins? From Nintendo's longstanding Donkey Kong series to the Ape Escape games, there have been countless iconic monkeys, gorillas, and other apes appearing in many of our favorite games. Read on as we round them up into one hairy feature and celebrate the greatest video game monkeys ever to appear in a video game!
(the Mega Man Legends series)
Easily one of the most underrated monkeys on our list, Mega Man Legend's Data is a robotic monkey from about the size of Mega Man's foot who speaks in a sort of robot-gibberish that only Mega Man can comprehend. Not only is he adorable, but Data's also the keeper of Mega Man's memories - like a hairy, short little ringbearer."