DVD Review: Scooby-Doo! Laff-A-Lympics: Spooky Games



This collection has the Scooby Doobies in competition with the Yogi Yahooeys and the Really Rottens in international races and events that take place in France, Australia, Hawaii, Norway, Japan, and many other exotic locations. Star-studded contests pit everyone from Captain Caveman, Fred Flintstone, Jabberjaw, and Huckleberry Hound to Dread Baron, Mumbly, and Mrs. Creepley against each other. 

Spooky Games only features the Scooby Gang. They find themselves investigating a 1,000 year old statue which came to life. It’s intent on ruining the World Invitational Games where Shaggy is a contestant in a race. 

scooby-2The classic episodes from the late 1970s will bring back memories for parents watching them with their kids. They’ll remember watching this after school every day. It’s Hanna-Barbera fun at its best. How can you go wrong with so many beloved characters in one show? 

Spooky Games” resembles What’s New, Scooby-Doo! more than the newer Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated. All the action doesn’t take place in Crystal Cove. This puts the gang back on the road solving mysteries. It fits in better with the full-length animated films. 

scooby-1Scooby-Doo! Laff-A-Lympics: Spooky Games will please old and new fans of the mystery solving gang. It features globe-trotting adventures that involve several of the greatest cartoon characters of the 1960s and 1970s. Add a brand new episode to the mix and you have hilarious entertainment for the whole family.