Compassion has always been a big part of the King Kong story. Kong's relationship with ann Darrow is iconic, and shows that there is more to the beast than jumping around on buildings and killing dinosaurs.
Thus far, we haven't really seen that in marketing for Kong: Skull Island, however, it seems it is going to be in there. In this new banner for the film, you can see Brie Larson having a connection with the eighth wonder of the world. This is a big part fo the lore and it will be interesting to watch this play out.
Take a look: