The New Laird of Castle McDuck is a comic story written and drawn by Don Rosa. It features Scrooge McDuck, Matilda McDuck, Hortense McDuck, Fergus McDuck, Downy O'Drake, Jake McDuck, the Whiskervilles, Sir Quackly McDuck, Seafoam McDuck, Sir Stuft McDuck, Sir Swamphole McDuck, Sir Eider McDuck, Malcolm McDuck and several unnamed other McDuck ghosts.
Plot[edit | edit source]
Scrooge comes back to Scotland at his parents' call for help. The Whiskervilles have found a way to get hold of the McDucks' castle (which they plan to burn to make way for new sheep pastures). Helped by the ghosts of his ancesotrs (including Sir Quackly), he manages to fight them back, but looses all the money he made at Copper Hill in the process.
Behind the scenes[edit | edit source]
This story is Chapter Five of The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck. It was first printed in March of 1993 in Andrés Önd #1993-11 in Island. It was first published in English in the British Mickey and Friends #1993-12 in 1993, and was then printed in Uncle Scrooge #289 in 1994.