The series was a comedic take on pulp heroes such as the Shadow, and comic book characters such as Batman, as well as everything in between.
The series was revived as a comic book, published by Boom! Studios in June, 2010. Before the Boom Comics revival, Darkwing Duck comics were published in both Disney Adventures and the short-lived Disney Afternoon comic book licensed to Marvel Comics.
The following Gargoyles cast members appeared in Darkwing Duck. They are listed in alphabetical order.
- Michael Bell - Quackerjack
- Cam Clarke - Boy by Fountain
- Jim Cummings - Darkwing Duck/Drake Mallard, Negaduck, Herb Muddlefoot, Moliarty
- Tim Curry - Taurus Bulba
- Dorian Harewood - Official Guy
- Tony Jay - Grim Reaper
- Tress MacNeille - Oprah Windbag
- Rob Paulsen - Steelbeak, Flarg, Barada
- Peter Renaday - Derek Blunt
- Kath Soucie - Morgana MacCawber
- B.J. Ward - Additional Voices
- Frank Welker - Additional Voices
- April Winchell - Bianca Beaksley
References to Darkwing Duck in Gargoyles
References to Gargoyles in Darkwing Duck
- In #6 of the Darkwing Duck comic book, a statue of Goliath was seen being used as a perch by Darkwing Duck's evil doppleganger, Negaduck.