The Second Richest Duck was among the series' most prominent characters, and this helped his introduction to a wider audience. The ultimate goal of the game is to collect more money, thus, beating Glomgold and becoming Duck of the Year. Because Scrooge officially meets Glomgold for the first time during "The Second Richest Duck" in 1956, Don Rosa makes sure Glomgold's name is never mentioned in his tale. That makes him a "broken mirror" of Scrooge McDuck, whose own avarice is usually tempered with kindness or charity. Incarnations On BTVA: 4 Versions from 4 Titles. Gender In A Little Something Special, the Rand makes an equally small but more relevant role. The end of the story finds them at the auction, tired from their difficult treks, but still rivaling each other, while an exhausted Donald has fallen asleep. Monsoons and scorching desert or Glomgold or El Capitan are useless as Scrooge wins his bet by one coin. By the end of the comic, Glomgold has destroyed all of his assets in Duckburg, and Scrooge has regained his own fortune. It had a total of 100 episodes. An animated version of the character appeared in the TV series DuckTales, which started airing on September 18, 1987. Before a unified South Africa in 1910 (whereupon the South African pound was introduced), many authorities in the region issued coins and banknotes in their own currencies, often equivalent to the Pound Sterling of the Cape of Good Hope colony that had existed since 1825. Rosa's detailed style of drawing, references to Barks stories (by then considered classic) like "Lost in the Andes! While unsuccessfully searching for diamonds, he attempted to steal the findings of more successful fellow miners. "A Drain on the Economy" (22:46) (Originally aired November 2, 1987) Scrooge and Glomgold agree to a weigh-off of their riches, with the winner getting to market a magical fruit. Magica De Spell teamed up with him and the Beagle Boys to get the Number One Dime. Since Glomgold gets Scrooge's name, some fans could think he's more interested in defeating and humiliating Scrooge as revenge for getting imprisoned rather than becoming the world's richest duck. In DuckTales: Remastered, Glomgold is voiced by Brian George (Hal Smith had died in 1994), and his role is greatly expanded. It's also revealed in this story that Flintheart's grandfather, Stoneheart, was a Scotsman who moved to London and later on, together with his son Brickheart, traveled to South Africa after being wrongly accused for theft. He cares for no one other than himself, acting as a loner at … What's on TV & Streaming What's on TV & Streaming … Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Flintheart Glomgold is Scrooge McDuck’s arch-nemesis and business rival. In the final chapter of that series, "All That Glitters Is Not Glomgold", Glomgold has taken advantage of Scrooge's long absence and distraction to buy out all of Scrooge's assets and seize control of Duckburg. With Roger C. Carmel, Joan Gerber, Chuck McCann, Howard Morris. In that story, Donald Duck found himself unable to afford a Christmas dinner and decided to trick Scrooge McDuck into paying for dinner for him. Since then Flintheart Glomgold has appeared in more than 100 Egmont stories, some of which depict him as an influential member of Duckburg's Billionaires Club (which also includes Scrooge and John D. Rockerduck). Scrooge mcduck - alan young & David tennant Flintheart glomgold -hal smith & keith ferguson Flintheart mistakes the rocks for his targets and destroys them, noting that his rivals are now dinner for the jackals. Monsoons and scorching desert or Glomgold or El Capitan are useless as Scrooge wins his bet by one coin. This is a disambiguation for Flintheart Glomgold; you may be looking for: Flintheart Glomgold (1987) Flintheart Glomgold (2017) The Loop (TV) Do you like this video? They constantly fight against villains who are after Scrooge, like the Beagle Boys, Magica De Spell, Flintheart Glomgold, among others. The series was originally shown from September 11, 1987 to May 6, 1990. Apparently this is the source of Scrooge's distrust towards others whether they are allies, rivals, or complete strangers and the reason he is secretive about his thoughts and emotions. Though Scrooge is the wealthiest duck in the world, he constantly tries to find ways to increase his wealth. Glomgold appeared in Ducktales: Scrooge's Loot, and also as Boss in the RPG card game titled The Duckforce Rises for the Android and iOS. The two characters resemble each other both in appearance and behavior though their main common point seems to be that they are extremely competitive, and neither of them can accept the idea of someone else being equal or superior to them. Early Barks sketches for Scrooge and Glomgold show remarkable similarities, especially in temperament. To make things worse for Glomgold, Magica takes the Beagle Boys with her to the Valley of Limpopo, where they carry all they can of Flintheart's cash. "DuckTales" Robot Robbers (TV Episode 1987) Hal Smith as Flintheart Glomgold, Gyro Gearloose It had a total of 100 episodes.There has been a movie and a spinoff TV show Glomgold is jealous of Scrooge's wealth and desperately wants to obtain the title, but is usually referred to as "World's Second Richest Duck". His place of residence was also changed from Limpopo to Duckburg. Species Ils sont toujours en concurrence car il est le deuxième homme le plus riche du monde, et Gripsou veut absolument obtenir le titre de Picsou, à savoir celui de l'homme le plus riche du monde. Flintheart, like Scrooge, keeps a percentage of his fortune in his own Money Bin, identical to that of Scrooge (with the exception of the external logo: a dollar sign on McDuck's and a pound sign on Glomgold's), while the rest of his fortune is invested in a worldwide financial empire of his own that equals that of Scrooge, although Scrooge's main sources of wealth are his industries, while Flintheart's are his diamond mines. It is never said when Flintheart became richer than the Duke or if the two ever met. This time the confrontation takes place in Scrooge's grounds in Duckburg with the city's population witnessing the event, and they only count their wealth in cash and not their investments, so they have to liquidate much of their fortunes. | Entertainment Weekly", "The weathered backstory of Flintheart Glomgold makes for an unexpectedly ominous DuckTales", Flintheart's profile in a Who is Who in Duckburg, Flintheart's profile in the Disney HooZoo, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Flintheart_Glomgold&oldid=996762280, Short description is different from Wikidata, Articles using infoboxes for fictional elements with invalid color combination, Articles with specifically marked weasel-worded phrases from March 2019, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Stoneheart Glomgold (paternal grandfather), This page was last edited on 28 December 2020, at 13:49. Yet, in the final pages of the comic, Glomgold seems to be perfectly content, living in a wooden shanty in Duckburg's slums, sharing a meager meal with one of his former clerks. Unknown. In a 1988 DuckTales comic book story, Cosme Quartieri and Jorge Sanchez, a nephew of Glomgold's appears, the smart and brave Junior. "DuckTales" Master of the Djinni (TV Episode 1987) Hal Smith as Flintheart Glomgold. The bet includes a trip to South America to find a hidden treasure of gold in Ronguay. That same year Ducktales premiered and Flintheart was a major character in the series, bringing him fully back into the spotlight. The Son of the Sun starring Uncle Scrooge, Donald Duck, Huey, Dewey and Louie, and Flintheart Glomgold, script and art by Don Rosa. But at night while Scrooge was sleeping, Flintheart stole his ox-cart along with all his equipment and supplies and left him alone in the wilderness. He crash-lands the plane and finds himself in no better condition than Scrooge. Flintheart also appears in the 1989 DuckTales video game for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES). He appears as the central antagonist of Seasons 1 and 2 and a supporting antagonist in Season 3. Flintheart was found and saved by Scrooge. He asked the waiter if the restaurant was for sale and was given a price of one million dollars. In 1987 Keno Don Rosa created his first Scrooge McDuck story, "Son of the Sun", first published in July 1987. In Remastered, Glomgold attacks Scrooge in the Himalayas, attempting to shoot Launchpad out of the skies, but is thwarted by Scrooge. Glomgold's appearance is similar to that of Scrooge, and he is sometimes characterized as being of Scottish descent as well (speaking with a Scottish burr in most animated features, though he is generally accepted as being from South Africa in the continuity of the comic books). He is a South African White Duck and the archenemy of Scrooge McDuck, usually portrayed as an ambitious, ruthless, and manipulative businessman who shares many of the same qualities as Scrooge—the driv… Combining Orders. Then, while searching the ocean for McDuck's lost fortune, Scrooge, Gyro, Launchpad and Doofus discover it has been taken by mer-people. Because he was flying low, the bomb explosions damaged his plane's fuel tank. The Status Seeker (22:42) (Originally aired December 2, 1987) Flintheart returned to prominence in 1987. He claims that discovering riches that are already concentrated by others is not that hard and that he could do it better than Scrooge if he decided to try. In 1987 Keno Don Rosa created his first Scrooge McDuck story, "The Son of the Sun", first published in July 1987. His only appearance took place in Carl Barks' story "Turkey With All the Schemings". He rarely has issues breaking the law, cheating, and using other unfair tactics in order to fulfill his goal of becoming the world's richest duck. Duck Flintheart Glomgold is Scrooge McDuck's arch-nemesis and business rival, ... as an in-joke to the character originally being South African and changed to Scottish for the 1987 series. The temple is hidden somewhere in the tops of the Andes and, according to inscriptions earlier found by Scrooge, supposed to contain a great treasure. Alignment Rosa, who admits to have a soft spot for the character, has used Flintheart in a growing number of stories and has offered him a sort of origin. Unknown. Selfish, dishonest, and incredibly greedy, his goal is to become the world's richest duck, but the thing that makes him such a cruel duck is the fact that he will cross every line to achieve this, even to the point where he might even try to murder Scrooge. 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