Dynamite announced today the return of Gargoyles Comics as part of the same Disney deal. Darkwing Duck to comics coming shortly, with new series, graphic novels, and reprints. A new title will be launching on the comics page for the first time since 2015. The series will feature Drake Mallard, the hero of the Drake Mallard. It will be available at the start of 2023. His classic stories will also be reprinted in facsimile editions as well as graphic novels. Fans and collectors of classic Disney comics will soon have access to the hard-to-find 1991 Disney Comics limited series with contributions from John Blair Moore and other authors.
The new series has few details. We will soon have details about release dates, creators and other properties from Dynamite.
Darkwing Duck Disney’s loved wider Donald Duck library and first debuted as a hit animated television show in 1991. Fans of all ages enjoyed the adventures of Drake Mallard, his superhero identity, over 91 episodes. The show was accompanied by fan-favorite comics and a variety of merchandise and video games.
Although the Boom! The character was absent from pop culture for many years, although he appeared on Boom! DuckTalesA few times. In late 2020, news surfaced Disney is currently developing a new Darkwing Duck reboot for Disney+. Social media was divided over the reboot of the classic ’90s smash hit. People were split due to a variety reasons. It was announced that Seth Rogen (Hollywood mainstay) and Evan Goldberg (Hollywood mainstays behind hard-R movies like “The Killing Joke” were two of the executive producers. This Is The End Superbad, The Boys and Pineapple Express amongst others.
The more adult tones the producers have been known for is one of the main contention points for the series, while another has been the exclusion of writer Frank Angones. Angones is most known for being an executive producer on the 2017 DuckTales reboot,And much of the fandom wants him to take a shot at the Disney+ reboot of Darkwing, This is especially true after the character was reintroduced in this particular take of the franchise.