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DuckTales rewatch – Working for Scales

Rewatching DuckTales! Episode 39, “Working for Scales,” is the fourth and final part of the “Cash as Cash Can” multi-parter, so the animators brought out all the stops with a floating city, airplane action, and huge piles of cash. Here’s … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Aqua Ducks

Rewatching DuckTales! Time for another undersea episode in episode 38, “Aqua Ducks.” It’s part three of the five-part, oops I mean four-part storyline, “Cash as Cash Can.” Here’s what happens: To score a lucrative deal, Scrooge must transport his entire … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – A Drain on the Economy

Rewatching DuckTales! Because the series was syndicated, episodes had to be stand-alones because the creators had no control over when or how they would air in each market. Episode 37, “A Drain on the Economy,” goes against this by being … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Scrooge’s Pet

Rewatching DuckTales! What happens when a cute animal cartoon goes a level deeper and does a cute animal episode? You get episode 35, “Scrooge’s Pet.” Here’s what happens: While fishing at the city docks, Huey, Dewey, Louie, and Webby ponder … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Micro-ducks from Outer Space

Rewatching DuckTales! Let’s everybody get teeny-tiny in episode 22, “Micro-ducks from Outer Space.” Here’s what happens: Gyro Gearloose is experimenting with a new satellite dish, which appears to grant first contact with aliens. Scrooge’s farm, meanwhile, has a surplus of … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Bermuda Triangle Tangle

Rewatching DuckTales! There’s more high seas adventure and a whole lotta seaweed in episode 21, “Bermuda Triangle Tangle.” Here’s what happens: Scrooge learns that his cargo ships have been disappearing in the Bermuda Triangle. He doesn’t believe in superstitions about … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Home Sweet Homer

Rewatching DuckTales! It’s all Greek to me as we go back the mythic times in episode 30, “Home Sweet Homer.” I’ll let you go ahead and make your own Simpsons reference. Here’s what happens: Donald sends his nephews a letter … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Earth Quack

Rewatching DuckTales! There’s a whole lotta shakin’ going on as we deal with earthquakes, mine cart chases, and weird blob monsters in episode 29, “Earth Quack.” Here’s what happens: After a series of mysterious earthquakes around the globe, Gyro discovers … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Sweet Duck of Youth

Rewatching DuckTales! We’re dealing with the unstoppable march of time in episode 28, “Sweet Duck of Youth.” Here’s what happens: Heartbroken about failing to find a lost mine, Scrooge worries if he’s getting too old to treasure hunt. That night, … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Launchpad’s Civil War

Rewatching Ducktales! Let’s everybody get problematic when going over episode 27, “Launchpad’s Civil War.” Here’s what happens: I’ll keep this short. It’s about Launchpad joining a Civil War reenactment, playing the role of his cowardly ancestor. Launchpad discovers a group … Continue reading

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