The series premiered in
1960. Stopped in 1965 after 23 issues.
starring character is a chimpanzee that is given a serum that
makes it grow to enormous proportions and go on a rampage in the
city of London, England. Later on, Konga uses its immense
strength to help humankind in several ways, one of which is
series is loosely based upon the British monster film Konga from
1961 (see also Gorgo).