Following the hugely successful reboot of the classic Disney Afternoon hit “Ducktales”, Disney is once again going back to 90s and will be bringing “Darkwing Duck” back for a new animated series on Disney+.

According to Variety, the animated series is in early development.   No writers have yet been connected to the show but will be executive produced Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, James Weaver, and Alex McAtee of Point Grey Pictures.    With Alex McAtee also overseeing the project.

The original 90s animated hit ran for 90 episodes, which are available now on Disney+.    The adventures of superhero Darkwing Duck, aided by his sidekick Launchpad McQuack. In his secret identity of Drake Mallard, he lives in a suburban house with his adopted daughter Gosalyn, next door to the bafflingly dim-witted Muddlefoot family.

“Darkwing Duck” is a spin-off series from “Ducktales” and has also recently made a cameo in the latest reboot series.

No Disney+ release date or official confirmation has yet been announced.

Would you like to see a “Darkwing Duck” series on Disney+?


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  1. Smartso November 13, 2020

    This makes quit a lot of sense actually considering that in the latest episode of the ducktales reboot, he met gosalyn and launchpad made the decision to spend days at duck manor and nights protecting the streets with darkwing and because the current reboot of ducktales is on normal tv Disney plus is the perfect place for a spin off reboot

  2. GEM November 14, 2020

    I might if it’s the same actors from the Ducktales reboot. I’ve grown attached you could say.

  3. Garrett November 16, 2020

    I really hope that's it's a spin off from Ducktales Let's get Dangerous is a perfect backdoor pilot for it

  4. Max July 20, 2022

    I sincerely hope they go through with this. DuckTales is my favourite show and I’d love to see another Darkwing spin-off. I just hope they use them same actors because I’m very attached to them.