Duchess Swan debuted in the cartoon series in the Chapter 1 webisode "Apple's Tale: The Story of a Royal", which premiered on May 30, 2013. She is voiced by Stephanie Sheh in the English version of the cartoon.
Duchess sits behind Daring and Blondie at Legacy Day. Like her peers, Duchess dresses her finest for Legacy Day and is ready to pledge her destiny. When Raven refuses to sign the Storybook of Legends, Duchess is among the students booing at her.
Duchess sits second row at the Legacy Day ceremony. Duchess dresses her finest for Legacy Day and is ready to pledge her destiny. When Raven refuses to sign the Storybook of Legends, Duchess is among the students booing at her.
WebisodesTiny to prove that giants can't dance for Blondie's MirrorCast show. Duchess hangs out in the halls and gets courted by a kid. Duchess meets with Sparrow Hood in the Enchanted Forest to gather proof that Ashlynn Ella is breaking the rules. She records Ashlynn and Hunter on her MirrorPad in the middle of a date and plans to reveal them so that she can take Ashlynn's Happily Ever After. Duchess brings her video to Blondie Lockes so she can report the scandal to everyone, but Ashlynn and Hunter beat her to it. Later, she approaches Ashlynn in the village to mock her. Duchess tries to enlist Sparrow's help in ruining the True Hearts dance, but he refuses. Because Duchess does not know where the dance is, she asks Cedar for information. Duchess reports the secret dance to Headmaster Grimm and leads him to it. Unfortunately for her, Cedar had been given the wrong directions, so Duchess and Headmaster Grimm walk into a decoy location. Furious, the Headmaster gives Duchess detention. Duchess attends Apple's birthday baking contest. Duchess gets interviewed by Blondie and has lunch with Kitty. Duchess hesitantly claps for Apple. Kitty. Duchess is overly upset over the fact that she cannot be able to properly present her Muse-ic project without singing badly, thus lowering her grade. Humphrey Dumpty eagerly helps her by showing a video of her dancing in front of the Muse-ic class, amazing Professor Piper by how Muse-ic was presented, giving her an A plus. Duchess is happy to repay him, and she does so by helping out other people.
Duchess spots Jack Horner partake of Ginger's food. Duchess has a cup of coffee. She hears that Ashlynn receives an invitation to a Blue Moon Forest Fest, which catches her attention. Duchess and Lizzie walk by the Multi-hex theater. She attends the class field trip to the Legacy Orchard. Duchess skates around the rink, knocking over other people and challenging people to skate-offs. She sees that Poppy O'Hair steps up, but skids off. She follows Poppy and claims that she'll easily beat her. Poppy's skating direction leads them off the rink and onto a steep path, which even Duchess too has trouble balancing on. Quickly, Duchess apologizes and gives up, but Poppy is determined to get her and Duchess to safety. Duchess and Poppy reach a ledge and fly off, also saving Ashlynn in the process. After a long day, the three of them pose for a picture for the yearbook and all ends well. In her free period time, Duchess finds herself under the lovesickness spell brought by Cupid's arrows. Duchess and Faybelle walk together. Duchess records Apple's shot in class. Duchess watches Apple and Raven's croquet match. Duchess has lunch with Lizzie and Raven. Duchess watches the planting of the E-corn.
TV specialsAlistair. Duchess has a chat with Sparrow and Melody. Duchess has breakfast in the castleteria. Later, she is found in the library by Dexter talking on the phone, unfairly suggesting they stop talking instead as "some people" are trying to study.
Duchess attends Dance Class-ic and preforms a ballet routine.