DuckTales (TV Series 1987–1990) Poster



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Followed by 

Quack Pack (1996) (TV Series)

Version of 

DuckTales (1989) (Video Game)

Remade as 

DuckTales (2017) (TV Series)
Remake of the 1987 television series by Disney

Spun-off from 

Mickey's Christmas Carol (1983) (Short)


DuckTales (1989) (Video Game)
video game version of tv show
DuckTales: The Quest for Gold (1990) (Video Game)
Darkwing Duck (1991) (TV Series)
DuckTales: Remastered (2013) (Video Game)
title and characters featured

Referenced in 

Tiny Toon Adventures: Best o' Plucky Duck Day (1990) (TV Episode)
Buster says "three Duck Tales", and Plucky screams "Don't use that name!"
Prettig geregeld: Kom maar hoor... (1991) (TV Episode)
Teunis watches Ducktales on the TV
Darkwing Duck: Tiff of the Titans (1991) (TV Episode)
Gizomoduck/Fenton drives past the Duckburg sign with Scrooge on it and mentions McDuck Manor. Launchpad says they used to work for the same guy.
Saved by the Bell: Pipe Dreams (1991) (TV Episode)
Screech refers to the series.
Animaniacs: Yakko's World of Baldness/Opportunity Knox/Wings Take Heart (1993) (TV Episode)
When he and Brain arrive at Fort Knox, Pinky looks around and says, "This is even better than a 'DuckTales' episode!"
Prehysteria! 2 (1994) (Video)
Scrooge McDuck and Huey, Duey and Louie mentioned.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Diabolik (1999) (TV Episode)
Crow: The Scrooge McDuck fortune.
Farscape: Fractures (2001) (TV Episode)
When trying to get Aeryn's attention, John lists several Disney cartoon characters.
AMV Hell 3: The Motion Picture (2005)
The theme song is played.
Nostalgia Critic: Drug Cartoon Special (2007) (TV Episode)
The Critic mentions this show.
Homestarrunner.com: Everything Else, Volume 3 (2007) (Video)
In an Easter egg for "Ever and More!", Homestar is seen reclining in a bathtub full of gold coins, a la Scrooge McDuck, while singing and humming the show's theme song
Shit Pickle: Episode #1.3 (2008) (TV Episode)
Ducktales theme was played when Shit Pickle meets Scrooge McDuck.
Happy Video Game Nerd: DuckTales (2008) (TV Episode)
This series is discussed at great length
Nostalgia Critic: Gargoyles (2009) (TV Episode)
The Critic mentions this show.
Nostalgia Critic: Old vs. New: Willy Wonka (2009) (TV Episode)
theme song is heard
Nostalgia Critic: Suburban Commando (2009) (TV Episode)
The Critic mentions Gizmo Duck.
Saturday Night Live: Drew Barrymore/Regina Spektor (2009) (TV Episode)
Picture of Scrooge McDuck from this series is shown during his appearance on Weekend Update
After Today Live (2009) (Short)
Magazine cover has address to Duckburg, the city in Ducktales
Nostalgia Critic: Quest for Camelot (2010) (TV Episode)
the DuckTales theme song is played.
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)
A song is called "Launchpad McQuack" after a character from this cartoon
Nikita: 2.0 (2010) (TV Episode)
Nikita mentions that Michael used to call Peters, Heilbrun and Chang "Huey, Dewey, and Louie".
Epic Mickey (2010) (Video Game)
Phantom Blot appears in the game.
Sanctuary: Hollow Men (2010) (TV Episode)
Tesla refers to Will, Henry and Kate as "Huey, Dewey, and Screwy".
Nostalgia Critic: The Lost World: Jurassic Park (2011) (TV Episode)
the theme song is heard over a radio
Non-Union (2011) (Short)
Corey's audition monologue is from Ducktales.
Proklyatie serogo slonyonka (2011)
A game based on the show is referenced.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Captain Tax Time #1 (2012) (TV Episode)
"Why do you have your money stored in a vault like Scrooge McDuck?"
Nostalgia Critic: To Boldly Flee: Part IV (2012) (TV Episode)
Paw has a Junior Woodchuck's guide to astronomics.
Robot Chicken: Poisoned by Relatives (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
James & Mike Mondays: Atari Jaguar CD (2013) (TV Episode)
Mike compares the Blue Lightning's pilot's situation to Launchpad McQuack.
Nostalgia Critic: To Boldly Flee: DVD (2013) (TV Episode)
Critic makes a joke that the To Boldly Flee DVD has an extra recording of the Ducktales theme song while listening to the Distraction song.
Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)
Oz dives in the treasure pile like Scrooge McDuck.
Saturday Night Live: Justin Timberlake (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the "It's a Date" segment
Community: Intro to Knots (2013) (TV Episode)
Troy calls Proffessor Cornwallis "the human version of Scrooge McDuck".
DuckTales: Remastered (2013) (Video Game)
title and characters referenced
Breaking Bad: Buried (2013) (TV Episode)
Scrooge McDuck mentioned
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Tiger Electronic Games (2013) (TV Episode)
The Nerd is seen playing a Tiger Electronic Game version of this show.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.167 (2013) (TV Episode)
Ross mentions the show by name.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Doctor Who Classic Comics #15 (2013) (TV Episode)
"I would totally pay to see him swimming in a pool of money like he were freakin' Scrooge McDuck."
Todd's Pop Song Reviews: The Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 2013 (2014) (TV Episode)
"...swimming Scrooge McDuck-style in his vast supply of money."
The Blockbuster Buster: Batman: The Brave & the Bold: The Video Game (2014) (TV Episode)
"Who designed this controller, Gyro Gearloose?"
Comedy Bang! Bang!: Fred Armisen Wears Black Jeans & Glasses (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Império (2014) (TV Series)
José Alfredo "swimming" in a pool of money.
Svédská trojka: Spider Dog! (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Johnny Valda.
Midnight Screenings: Kirk Cameron's Saving Christmas (2014) (TV Episode)
"This is a movie that confuses Ebenezer Scrooge with Uncle Scrooge McDuck!"
Honest Trailers: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2014) (TV Episode)
Scrooge McDuck's vault is mentioned
L'intrepido Wilson (2014) (TV Mini-Series)
Character inspired by one from this earlier movie
The Irate Gamer: Ducktales (2015) (TV Episode)
Chris mentions the new series planned for 2017
Show of the Week: Titanfall and How to Kill a Giant Mech (2015) (TV Episode)
The television series is mentioned.
The Cinema Snob: The New York Ripper (2015) (TV Episode)
"Scrooge McDuck's grizzled hag of a wife sure has a mouth on her."
Cesko Slovensko má talent: Episode #5.12 (2015) (TV Episode)
Patrik Vyskocil's band was named after the show.
Honest Game Trailers: Pokemon Black & White (2016) (TV Episode)
'Ducklett Tales'
Nostalgia Critic: Cats & Dogs (2016) (TV Episode)
"You'd think he'd be getting ready to blow up anybody who comes near Scrooge McDuck's money bin."
Mickey Mouse: Sock Burglar (2016) (TV Episode)
The Beagle Boys and the Phantom Blot make cameos.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 2 June 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Golic
Outside Xbox: 7 Bad Guys Who Had a Point, Now I Think About It (2016) (TV Episode)
Jane references Scrooge McDuck's money room from the series.
The Bet (2016)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)
The Little Origami Warrior behaves similarly to Gyro Gearloose's Little Helper/Bulb
Dancing with the Stars: TV Night (2016) (TV Episode)
theme song from show is danced to
Supernatural: The One You've Been Waiting For (2016) (TV Episode)
"Scrooge McDuck swimming in pools of money."
Mixxxer Show: Agáta Pracharová (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by hosts.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Christmas That Almost Wasn't (2017) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Scottish millionaire fowl Scudge McDuck"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: At the Earth's Core (2017) (TV Episode)
Gypsy: "Why is he dressed like Scrooge McDuck?"
Mixxxer Show: Pekar a Thom Artway (2017) (TV Episode)
Le grand méchant Renard et autres contes... (2017)
Whenever it's cold outside, the three chicks are always wearing beanies, each one a different color: red, blue and green, like Huey, Dewey and Louie.
One Lone Cat: DuckTales 2017 Review (2017) (TV Episode)
Compared to the reboot.
Young Sheldon: Pilot (2017) (TV Episode)
Missy wants to watch it.
The Goldbergs: A Wall Street Thanksgiving (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the dialogue
Tales of Trout Part 4: Dox, and Doxxes, and Doxxxing Oh My (2018) (Video)
Mister Metokur jokes about "CuckTales".
Step Sisters (2018)
Mentioned in dialog.

Featured in 

DuckTales: The Movie Special (1990) (TV Movie)
Clips shown; discussed
ScrewAttack's Top 10s: Top 10 Worst Mario Games (2007) (TV Episode)
Footage from the cartoon series is shown during the #10 pick (Mario Teaches Typing).
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Catchiest Theme Songs (2008) (TV Episode)
Number 1 Spot.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Nostalgic Animated Shows (2008) (TV Episode)
Ranked at #9.
The Distressed Watcher: Dear George Lucas (2010) (TV Episode)
compares George Lucas to Scrooge McDuck
Nostalgia Critic: Duck Tales (2011) (TV Episode)
The series is reviewed
WatchMojo: Top 10 Cartoons of the 1980s (2012) (TV Episode)
Ranks at #7
AniMat's Classic Reviews: DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp (2014) (TV Episode)
AniMat expresses his memories of the animated series. Intro clip shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Disney Afternoon (2014) (TV Episode)
series is reviewed, among the Disney Afternoon line-up
Outside Xbox: 9 Game Titles That Are More Awesome in Japan (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips of the television show are shown while the cast comment on the DuckTales video game.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 TV Show Intros (2015) (TV Episode)
intro clip shown
Professor Juice: Ducktales Remastered (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
ScrewAttack's Top 10s: Top 10 Reasons Mario Is an ASSHOLE! (2016) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Sync (2016)
Shows archive footage of series being dubbed to dutch.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Dwayne Johnson/Kevin Nealon/Gary Clark Jr. (2016) (TV Episode)
Altered clip of the opening sequence
WatchMojo: Top 10 Cheap Ass Characters from Animated Shows (2017) (TV Episode)
Scrooge McDuck ranks at #1
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Chelsea Handler/Mo Rocca/Cheat Codes feat. Demi Lovato (2017) (TV Episode)
Clips in the Audience Suggestion Box segment

Spoofed in 

The Simpsons: Revenge Is a Dish Best Served Three Times (2007) (TV Episode)
In Story One (Spoof of "The Count of Monte Cristo"), after being shown by his cellmate Abbot Faria (Mr. Burns) the dug escape out of the prison and the map to treasure cave, Edmond Dantes (Homer Simpson) finds the cave filled up with treasures: gold and gems. He repeats the favorite Scrooge McDuck's stunt repeatedly shown in "Duck Tales": jumping into the pool of gold, diving into depth of it, then reappearing at the surface and spitting out back gold coins.
Nostalgia Critic: Howard the Duck (2008) (TV Episode)
Theme song briefly parodied.
Robot Chicken: Kramer Vs. Showgirls (2011) (TV Episode)
Launchpad McQuack makes one final fatal flight.
Family Guy: Lottery Fever (2011) (TV Episode)
Peter jumps into gold coins in a vault and hurts himself
Mad: First White House Down/McDuck Dynasty (2013) (TV Episode)
McDuck Dynasty is a spoof of this show.
Teen Titans Go!: Missing (2014) (TV Episode)
Robin, Cyborg and Beast Boy play out the opening theme song
Clarence: Clarence's Millions (2014) (TV Episode)
The beginning of the nightmare sequence begins with Clarence in a white and red striped bathing suit, diving in a pool of money much like Scrooge McDuck does on the show. Music playing similar to the show's theme song also plays.
Robot Chicken: Up, Up, and Buffet (2014) (TV Episode)
Parody skit
Zondag met Lubach (2014) (TV Series)
The promo of season 5 is a parody on the ducktails theme, with the same singer as the dutch original.
Robot Chicken: Hopefully Salt (2016) (TV Episode)
Parody skit

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