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 Episode04x07 The Golden Goose (2) Aired: Nov. 28, 1990
Scrooge, Launchpad, Dijon, and Poupon try to retrieve the Golden Goose from Glomgold and the Beagles before it can set off its transformations …
Series Fun Facts
- The characters of Ma Beagle, Fenton Crackshell and Bubba the CaveDuck were original characters created for the show; all the others had appeared in the Carl Barks comics.
- Webby Vanderquack is based on Daisy Duck's nieces April, May, and June.
- In January 2009, IGN listed DuckTales as the 18th best show in the Top 100 Best Animated TV Shows.