Scooby-Doo! First Frights is an action video game released in 2011. The game was released as a tie-in to the movie Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins. The game allows players to control Scooby-Doo, Fred, Shaggy, Daphne, Velma in a mystery adventure. The characters have different weapons and abilities.
• Scooby-Doo – Scooby-Doo is a Great Dane who uses a link of sausages to attack opponents. He also has the capability to crawl inside small spaces like vents. Though he is more keen on looking for food, he can be bribed with Scooby Snacks to help in solving mysteries.
• Daphne – Daphne is capable of climbing up poles. She uses hand-to-hand action when dealing with enemies.
• Velma – Velma is considered the brains of the gang. Velma’s special ability is operating machines and devices. She also throws books to avoid enemies.
• Fred – Fred us the leader of the group. He is strong and can push crates out of the way.
• Shaggy – Shaggy uses a yo-yo and a slingshot to attack enemies. Even if he is afraid most of the time, the gang can count on him to help solve mysteries.
The game offers a total of 22 levels of gameplay spread throughout four episodes. In each episode, players are given a clue to help decipher the real villain. Gathering sufficient evidence can also help in determining who the real culprit is.