DC Comics’ New Scooby Doo Has A Very Different Weapon Up His… Sleeve?

Posted by June 15, 2016 Comment

Today sees the publication of Scooby Doo Apocalypse #2 from  DC Comics, that has already seen Scooby Doo reinvented as a genetic experiment, Shaggy as his hipster handler, Velma as a mad genetic scientist, and Fred as cameraman to Daphne’s conspiracy journalist.

But despite all this, this may be the biggest change to the nature of Scooby Doo. And I don’t mean the emoji goggles. When faced with a monster, the Scooby Doo we know does this.

He runs. Scooby and Shaggy may be one of the first heroes defined by their cowardice.

But in Scooby Doo Apocalypse #2, he does this,Image (11)

Attacking? With what weapon?Image (11a)I love the steam effects coming off… ah well, At least Shaggy has the right idea…

 

(Last Updated June 15, 2016 7:00 am )