The Best Episodes of DuckTales
Last Updated: Mar 21, 2019
When Donald Duck decides to join the Navy, he leaves his nephews, Huey, Dewey and Louie, in the care of his cantankerous Uncle Scrooge. He is an eccentric and miserly billionare who loves to literally swim in his money that is held in his corporate headquarters/vault known as the Money Bin. 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 the group goes around the world looking for treasure, or defending Scrooge's current assets from enemies like the Beagle Boys or Magica De Spell.
#1 - Duck to the Future
Season 1 - Episode 52
Magica sends Scrooge into the future, where she has stolen his Number One Dime and taken over his company.
#2 - Once Upon a Dime
Season 1 - Episode 61
Scrooge tells the story of how his Number One Dime got his fortune started.
#3 - Launchpad's First Crash
Season 1 - Episode 54
Scrooge and Launchpad reminisce on how they first met.
#4 - The Uncrashable Hindentanic
Season 1 - Episode 57
Scrooge makes a bet with Glomgold that he can make money off a blimp called the Hindentanic.
#5 - Duckworth's Revolt
Season 1 - Episode 50
After being fired by Scrooge, Duckworth and the boys are abducted by plant aliens and enslaved.
#6 - Catch as Cash Can (1) - A Drain on the Economy
Season 1 - Episode 36
Scrooge and Glomgold compete in a contest where the winner, being the world's richest duck, becomes the sales broker for a new fruit from Macaroon that works like a flashlight. First, though, Scrooge must keep his fortune away from the Beagle Boys.
#7 - Duck in the Iron Mask
Season 1 - Episode 56
Scrooge and the boys take a trip to visit an old friend of his, Count Roy. However, unknown to Scrooge, Roy's evil twin Ray rules Roy's kingdom with an iron fist.
#8 - Double-O-Duck
Season 1 - Episode 48
Launchpad finds himself masquerading as Bruno Von Beak, an agent for the Foreign Organization of World Larceny.
#9 - Earth Quack
Season 1 - Episode 29
Scrooge and the boys discover that the games of an underground civilization are causing earthquakes directly under the Money Bin.
#10 - Till Nephews Do Us Part
Season 1 - Episode 65
Scrooge is romanced by a billionairess named Millionara Vanderbucks, but as the nephews and Webby find out, she only wants his money.
#11 - Attack of the Fifty-Foot Webby
Season 3 - Episode 16
Webby, who has been feeling overlooked, ends up becoming a giantess after falling into a mysterious pool in the jungle. While she is now the center of attention, she does not like it very much. While Scrooge searches for a way to reverse the process, a corrupt circus owner seeks to kidnap Webby for his new sideshow.
#12 - Spies in Their Eyes
Season 1 - Episode 62
A hypnotist brainwashes Donald into giving her a remote control device for a submarine that's Scrooge's companies built for the navy.
#13 - Dime Enough for Luck
Season 1 - Episode 55
Magica tricks Gladstone Gander into stealing the Number One Dime for her, and as a result, he is then cursed with bad luck.
#14 - Treasure of the Golden Suns (4) - Cold Duck
Season 1 - Episode 4
The nephews, Webby, and Mrs. Beakley find themselves joining Scrooge in his adventure as he looks for the second half of the treasure map in Antarctica.
#15 - Jungle Duck
Season 1 - Episode 53
While accompanying Scrooge in his search for silver, Mrs. Beakley encounters a Tarzan-like character who used to be a boy she helped raise as a nanny.
#16 - Scroogerello
Season 1 - Episode 47
While experiencing a fever, Scrooge has an extended dream sequence parodying the fairy tale of Cinderella, with himself in the titular role.
#17 - Catch as Cash Can (3) - Aqua Ducks
Season 1 - Episode 38
After dumping his fortune under the sea, Scrooge, along with Launchpad, Gyro, and Doofus, submerges in order to get it out.
#18 - Raiders of the Lost Harp
Season 1 - Episode 45
Scrooge acquires a magical harp that can determine if someone was lying or not. However, Magica de Spell wants the harp for herself, and so does the harp's guardian.
#19 - Launchpad's Civil War
Season 1 - Episode 27
When going to Virginia for a Civil War reenactment, Launchpad encounters aged Confederate veterans who once served under his ancestor, who had lost a battle. Meanwhile, Doofus and the nephews learn that a businessman is exploiting the reenactments for financial gain. Launchpad works to avenge his family's honor by rallying the old veterans to a "rematch" of sorts against the reenactors.
#20 - Dinosaur Ducks
Season 1 - Episode 18
Scrooge and Launchpad explore a land where dinosaurs still live, but the kids tag along against Scrooge's directions to the contrary.
#21 - Maid of the Myth
Season 1 - Episode 21
Mrs. Beakley is abducted by Vikings and it is up to Scrooge and the others to rescue her.
#22 - Magica's Magic Mirror / Take Me Out of the Ballgame
Season 1 - Episode 51
Magica uses a pair of magic mirrors to try to get Scrooge's Number One Dime. Duckworth coaches the Junior Woodchucks in a baseball game.
#23 - Top Duck
Season 1 - Episode 24
Launchpad's family comes to visit while the Beagle Boys eye Scrooge's new jet so that they can use it to pilfer his Money Bin.
#24 - Treasure of the Golden Suns (5) - Too Much of a Gold Thing
Season 1 - Episode 5
Scrooge develops gold fever as he and the gang make their way to the Valley of the Golden Suns, all the while pursued by El Capitán.
#25 - Merit-Time Adventure
Season 1 - Episode 40
The Nephews, Webby, and Doofus attempt to earn a Junior Woodchuck badge in sailing while a sea monster is preying on Scrooge's shipping fleet.