The Best Episodes of Darkwing Duck

Last Updated: Oct 29, 2018

In the city of St. Canard, the people are plagued by the most bizarre criminals, but they have a protector as well, Darkwing Duck. This bumbling and egotistical superhero battles evil in that fair city with the help of his pilot sidekick, Launchpad McQuack and his rambunctious adopted daughter, Gosalyn.

In Like Blunt

#1 - In Like Blunt

Season 1 - Episode 50

A nefarious criminal from the past returns, to profit by auctioning of all a complete list of S.H.U.S.H.'s secret agents. J. Gander teams up Darkwing with the legendary Derek Blunt to intercept the documents before they fall into the wrong hands.

star 8.82
11 votes
Tiff of the Titans

#2 - Tiff of the Titans

Season 2 - Episode 7

Fenton/Gizmoduck heads to St. Canard after Steelbeak. The F.O.W.L. agents soon finds out and frames Darkwing so Gizmoduck will think he's evil. The two fight it out, while Steelbeak tries to steal a new, top-secret weapon.

star 8.70
10 votes
The Quiverwing Quack

#3 - The Quiverwing Quack

Season 1 - Episode 61

Gosalyn takes up archery, and bests Negaduck with it. Against Darkwing's wishes she creates her alter-ego, the Quiverwing Quack and causes a stir of publicity. She also becomes Negaduck's new target - so he can regain his position as Public Enemy # 1.

star 8.64
11 votes
Just Us Justice Ducks (1)

#4 - Just Us Justice Ducks (1)

Season 1 - Episode 20

Negaduck, Bushroot, Quackerjack, Megavolt, and Luqidator all join together as the Fearsome Five to defeat Darkwing Duck and take over St.Canard. When the other superheroes hear about this Neptuna, Gizmoduck, Morgana, and Stegmutt band together to fom the Justice Ducks. Darkwing is less than thrilled, however, wanting all the credit for their defeat. But when he faces the Fearsome Five, he soon finds out the job is more than he can handle.

star 8.53
17 votes
Just Us Justice Ducks (2)

#5 - Just Us Justice Ducks (2)

Season 1 - Episode 21

The Justice Ducks are each defeated and captured by the Fearsome Five. Darkwing rushes to the rescue, and the five heroes join in battle against the five villains, with the ultimate victors deciding the fate of the whole city.

star 8.53
19 votes
The Haunting of Mr. Banana Brain

#6 - The Haunting of Mr. Banana Brain

Season 1 - Episode 56

A Sprit named Paddywhack is unleashed from a jack in the box when Gosalyn gets into mischief, and possesses Quackerjack's doll, Mr. Banana Brain. As he causes trouble alongside the demented toymaker, he grows, feeding from the negative emotions around himself.

star 8.50
8 votes
Star Crossed Circuits

#7 - Star Crossed Circuits

Season 3 - Episode 4

D.W. gets the D-2000 super-computer! While it seems to be perfect, Launchpad feels it's replacing him as sidekick, and Gosalyn is fed up with not getting away with anything, and introduces it to Launchpad's soap-operas. Soon, even darkwing wants the machine gone when it falls in love with him. Darkwing finally tells the computer system it's getting unplugged when he gets to the tower, at which point it goes berserk and decides that if it can have D.W. noone else will!

star 8.42
12 votes
That Sinking Feeling

#8 - That Sinking Feeling

Season 2 - Episode 1

Moleiarty, the fiendish genius marketer and mole from the deep underground, has rallied his fellow race for an attack to take over the surface city of St. Canard. Stealing buildings, he creates a beam to lock the moon in an eternal eclipse, to plunge everything in darkness.

star 8.41
17 votes
The Darkwing Squad

#9 - The Darkwing Squad

Season 1 - Episode 54

J. Gander asks DW to train some of Shush's agents. That does not go over well with Agent Grizzlicoff, who joins F.O.W.L. as a double agent. Steelbeak sets a trap for the newly titled ""Darkwing Squad"" while Grizzli faces off against Darkwing.

star 8.33
9 votes
The Merchant of Menace

#10 - The Merchant of Menace

Season 2 - Episode 13

When Quackerware comes to life, S.H.U.S.H. thinks Herb Muddlefoot is behind it!! Drake investigates by joining in on Herb's Quackerware sale route.

star 8.30
10 votes
Jail Bird

#11 - Jail Bird

Season 1 - Episode 62

Negaduck steals a diamond that can steal others' powers. And after he steals the powers from Bushroot, Megavolt, Liquidator and Quackerjack, they need to use their weaknesses to stop him.

star 8.30
10 votes
Double Darkwings

#12 - Double Darkwings

Season 1 - Episode 22

To get revenge on Darkwing, Jambalaya Jake has Granny Whammy mix him up a hex. He mistakes Launchpad for Darkwing (while he is posing as Darkwing Decoy) a targets him with the curse. Now Jamabalya is using Launchpad as a partner in crime, and Darkwing is getting all the blame for it.

star 8.29
17 votes
Days of Blunder

#13 - Days of Blunder

Season 1 - Episode 19

Quackerjack, posing as a psychiatrist, convinces Darkwing that being a superhero isn't right for him. With Darkwing out of the picture, the criminal is free to go on a crime spree.

star 8.29
14 votes
Writers: Jan Strnad
Trading Faces

#14 - Trading Faces

Season 1 - Episode 14

Darkwing's computer goes haywire, and causes him to trade bodies with Gosalyn. Now she must pose as Darkwing to stop F.O.W.L.'s latest scheme - stopping the Earth's rotation in an attempt to blackmail the planet. Can DW defeat Steelbeak in a child's body? And how can they reverse the body swap?

star 8.28
18 votes
Writers: Julia Jane Lewald, Dev Ross
Something Fishy

#15 - Something Fishy

Season 2 - Episode 6

A day at the beach gets turned upside down when the gang has to feal with attacks from sea creatures. In comes Neptunia, whom is sick of the pollution that is dumped in the sea and caused her to mutate. She plans revenge by flooding the city of St. Canard!

star 8.27
11 votes
A Duck by Any Other Name

#16 - A Duck by Any Other Name

Season 1 - Episode 48

A news program reveals Darkwing Duck's identity as Launchpad.

star 8.27
11 votes
Battle of the Brainteasers

#17 - Battle of the Brainteasers

Season 2 - Episode 9

Alien hats from outer space invade earth, take control of a slew of nuclear weapons, and demand to be made rulers of the universe.

star 8.27
11 votes
Slaves to Fashion

#18 - Slaves to Fashion

Season 2 - Episode 5

Under Binkie Muddlefoot's advice, Drake decides Gosalyn should act more like a ""lady"". Meanwhile, Tuskernini has developed a spray that makes people act the way they are dressed and targets the rich citizens attending the school masquerade party.

star 8.23
13 votes
You Sweat Your Life

#19 - You Sweat Your Life

Season 1 - Episode 18

Darkwing goes undercover at a health spa to root out a pair of workers responsible for a museum break in. To his dismay, Herb and Binkie Muddlefoot tag along. The health spa owner, Jock, has discovered the formula for a fountain of youth. The last ingredient he needs is a feather from a true hero.

star 8.22
18 votes
Directors: Bob Hathcock
Writers: Julia Jane Lewald, Marion Wells
Kung Fooled

#20 - Kung Fooled

Season 1 - Episode 64

Darkwing chases Moleiarity to the city Kung Pow where he meets up with his old martial arts instructor, Master Lee.

star 8.22
9 votes
Life, the Negaverse and Everything

#21 - Life, the Negaverse and Everything

Season 1 - Episode 35

While pursuing the Fearsome Five (and therefore escaping the Muddlefoots and their boring ""Pelican's Island"" birthday party for Honker), Darkwing is thrown into a giant cake - which serves as the universal portal between his world and the Negaverse. In the Negaverse, everything is the extreme opposite of his world and Negaduck is supreme ruler, so Darkwing decides to use his new friends (The "Friendly Four") to change things a bit, which Negaduck does NOT like.

star 8.20
10 votes
Cleanliness is Next to Badliness

#22 - Cleanliness is Next to Badliness

Season 1 - Episode 26

Steelbeak teams up with agent Amonia Pine to clean out banks for F.O.W.L. Gosalyn starts a Darkwing fan club.

star 8.18
11 votes
Bad Luck Duck

#23 - Bad Luck Duck

Season 1 - Episode 65

Darkwing Duck is accused of stealing a tribes jewel and the leader puts a curse on him. Now they have to get it back from Negabuck and sop him from using it.But where is the leader to get the curse off?

star 8.18
11 votes
Time and Punishment

#24 - Time and Punishment

Season 1 - Episode 52

During a battle between Darkwing, Megavolt and Quackerjack, Gosalyn ends up aboard the villains Time Top, just before it starts up and takes them to the future. There, Gosalyn finds out that Darkwing has become Darkwarrior Duck, and enforces the law with an iron fist!

star 8.18
11 votes
Up, Up and Awry

#25 - Up, Up and Awry

Season 1 - Episode 34

Gizmoduck comes to St. Canard in order to help stop Megavolt's latest scheme: Stealing horseshoes and cable to build a giant electromagnet. Darkwing is hardly receptive and wallows in self-pity as the super-suited superhero takes the spotlight.

star 8.17
12 votes