When Donald Duck decides to join the Navy, he leaves his nephews, Huey, Dewey and Louie, in the care of his cantankerous Uncle Scrooge. While the initial meeting was less than pleasant, events soon have them, along with a newly hired nanny, her daughter and Scrooge's stupid but skilled pilot, on countless adventures as they go around the world looking for treasure, or defending Scrooge's assets from enemies like the Beagle Boys or Magica De Spell.
Last Episode03x15 The Unbreakable Bin Aired: Sep. 22, 1990
Gyro's unbreakable glass sheathing on the money bin turns out to be breakable-- and Magica de Spell knows the secret.
Series Fun Facts
- In January 2009, IGN listed DuckTales as the 18th best show in the Top 100 Best Animated TV Shows.
- The characters of Gyro Gearloose, Magica DeSpell, Flintheart Glomgold, the Beagle Boys and Gladstone Gander all originated from Carl Barks' comic series, predating "DuckTales" (1987).
- In Carl Barks' stories, the Beagle Boys have no individual personalities and they all look the same. They are only mentioned by their numbers and they all begin with "176". The only exception…
[show]In Carl Barks' stories, the Beagle Boys have no individual personalities and they all look the same. They are only mentioned by their numbers and they all begin with "176". The only exception is the founder of the Beagle Boys, Blackheart Beagle, unless you count the fact that 176-167 is very fond of prunes. Blackheart never appeared in Ducktales and was replaced with an original creation, Ma Beagle.