The BEST Episodes of Darkwing Duck

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 13, 2019

Network: Disney Channel

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.

Tiff of the Titans

#1 - 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 8.82
11 votes
The Haunting of Mr. Banana Brain

#2 - 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 8.67
9 votes
The Darkwing Squad

#3 - 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 8.50
10 votes
Kung Fooled

#4 - 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 8.40
10 votes
Time and Punishment

#5 - 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 8.33
12 votes
The Merchant of Menace

#6 - 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 8.27
11 votes
In Like Blunt

#7 - 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 8.25
12 votes
Fungus Amongus

#8 - Fungus Amongus

Season 2 - Episode 4

A series of supernatural pizza topping thefts leads DW to the place that is home to St. Canard's mushroom production: McCawber Mansion. However, instead of keeping his thoughts on the case, he ends up falling for Morgana McCawber, the chair of the company. Can he crack this mysterious case, or has the hero been bitten too hard by the love bug?

star 8.18
17 votes
Bad Luck Duck

#9 - 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 8.17
12 votes
Negaduck

#10 - Negaduck

Season 2 - Episode 3

Darkwing Duck has been zapped with Megavolt's tronsplitter, seperating his good side from his bad. Another zap with the two sides will restore him to normal, but his negative side is certain not to let that happen.

star 8.14
14 votes
Revenge of the Brainteasers, Too

#11 - Revenge of the Brainteasers, Too

Season 3 - Episode 3

Honker has become a galactic hero after foiling Flog and his companions from ruling the galaxy (in Battle of the Brainteasers). The body-stealing hats from outer space break free from captivity, bent once again to rule or destroy the universe - this time with a grudge against the young genius.

star 8.14
14 votes
The Frequency Fiends

#12 - The Frequency Fiends

Season 3 - Episode 6

Darkwing's new weapon hits Gosalyn. Although she's perfectly fine, 3 new beings are created, all of which look like Gosalyn, but have powers based on different frequencies: Heatwave (red), Lightwave (Yellow), and Radiowave (Green). D.W. enlists Megavolt help, but an untrusting Darkwing messes things up (""Positive, Positive, POSITIVE!""). Now the 3 Frequency Fiends are combined into 1 super-being, and it's up to the combined efforts of D.W., Launchpad, Goz, and Megavolt to stop them!

star 8.14
14 votes
Inherit the Wimp

#13 - Inherit the Wimp

Season 3 - Episode 2

Helping with Gosalyn's homework, Darkwing shows her famous Mallards from history. She sneaks back into time with Quackerjack's timetop and brings them to the present. None of them seem to be as great as they were thought to be. When Megavolt steals Darkwing and Launchpad's nervous energy, the failures have a chance to prove they are heroes at heart.

star 8.12
17 votes
Let's Get Respectable

#14 - Let's Get Respectable

Season 1 - Episode 49

After a television program shows that Darkwing as a poor reputation with the public, Gosalyn decides that Darkwing needs an image change.

star 8.10
10 votes
Dirtysomething

#15 - Dirtysomething

Season 1 - Episode 63

It's Ammonia Pine's worst nightmare! FOWL has teamed her with her polar opposite, her filth-loving sister, Ample Grime. It WOULD be easy for Darkwing Duck to stop them. But Gosalyn, not having enough allowance to buy a video game, has discovered that she can cash in whatever she recycles... incuding the Thunderquack's engine, the Ratcatcher, a few gas guns, etc.

star 8.10
10 votes
Paint Misbehavin'

#16 - Paint Misbehavin'

Season 3 - Episode 7

Darkwing is to appear as the guest of honor at a comic book convention, while Splatter Phoenix terrorizes the town by improving boring art.

star 8.10
10 votes
Malice's Restaurant

#17 - Malice's Restaurant

Season 3 - Episode 12

Morgana opens up a new restuarant, but Darkwing forgets to cancel the guests coming there: The Cute Little Lost Bunnies! Negaduck tries to turn the C.L.L.B. evil, but his plans are constantly failing.

star 8.10
10 votes
The Quiverwing Quack

#18 - 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 8.08
12 votes
The Incredible Bulk

#19 - The Incredible Bulk

Season 1 - Episode 45

Bushroot creates a new experimental fertilizer that causes plants to grow large and strong.

star 8.07
14 votes
Trading Faces

#20 - 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 8.04
23 votes
Writers: Julia Jane Lewald, Dev Ross
That Sinking Feeling

#21 - 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 8.00
19 votes
Star Crossed Circuits

#22 - 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 7.92
13 votes
A Duck by Any Other Name

#23 - A Duck by Any Other Name

Season 1 - Episode 48

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

star 7.92
13 votes
Quack of Ages

#24 - Quack of Ages

Season 1 - Episode 51

To prevent the invention of the yo-yo, Quackerjack travels back to the medevial land of Canardia. Posing as the king's advisor, the demented toymaker convicts Darkwing as a warlock.

star 7.92
12 votes
Darkly Dawns the Duck (2)

#25 - Darkly Dawns the Duck (2)

Season 1 - Episode 2

Under Darkwing's care, Gosalyn ends up revealing the ramrod arming code in the form of a lullabye her Grandfather used to sing. But a newly escaped Taurus Bulba lures Darkwing out into the opening to both find his secret lair and turn him over to the police. Launchpad, Darkwing's biggest fan springs him loose, becoming his new sidekick at the helm of his fanmade superhero jet - the Thunderquack. They race to Bulba's flying base of operations for a final climactic showdown which ends in a shattering explosion around both Darkwing and Taurus. Later, a bruised and battered Drake Mallard (aka DW) arrives at Gosalyn's orphanage to adopt her.

star 7.91
129 votes
Directors: Alan Zaslove
Writers: Tad Stones