A bumbling superhero battles crime with the help of his daughter and pilot sidekick.
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 Darkwing Duck / ... (91 episodes, 1991-1992)
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 Launchpad McQuack / ... (80 episodes, 1991-1992)
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 Gosalyn Waddlemeyer-Mallard / ... (73 episodes, 1991-1992)
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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 dumb pilot sidekick, Launchpad McQuack and his rambunctious adopted daughter, Gosalyn. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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This show not only spoofs elements of the Batman films and comics and the Shadow, but the intelligence organization, SHUSH, also parodies Marvel Comics' SHIELD, a super spy organization that often requests the aid of superheroes, especially Captain America, on missions. Darkwing Duck's outfit was also influenced by the Scarlet Pimpernel. See more »

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Darkwing Duck: [suddenly being brought back to his senses] Who, what, where, and sometimes why?
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Wonderful show
28 June 2000 | by (Southern California) – See all my reviews

This was a wonderful show. It cashed in on the big "superheroes-battle-crime-in-dark-city" trend that included Batman and the Ninja Turtles and lampooned it brilliantly. I can still remember Darkwing's wonderfully over-the-top vocal delivery and the many colorful villains (just thinking about Quackerjack and his psychotic chattering teeth brings a smile to my face). I'd love to see a live-action movie based on this cartoon (a la "Inspector Gadget"), with the animals replaced by human actors, a Gothic-style Saint Canard, and the latest special effects.


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