* CrowningMomentOfFunny: When the gang try splitting up a different way, with Fred splitting off with Shaggy. What follows is an awkward conversation as they find they have absolutely no chemistry as a pair.
* EarWorm: The theme song by Simple Plan
* TheyChangedItNowItSucks: While some people praise the show and hail it as a return to "the good old days," this show has received criticism, mostly from those who preferred the older 1970s series, due to changing the character designs and animation, music and sound effects, trying to make it more "hip" and "current," among a few other things.
** ItsTheSameSoItSucks: To some, the return to the previous formula was fine, but it's the fact that the only thing that was different was the overt lampshade hanging and certain mannerisms of the gang. It was regarded nice returning to the formula, but doing little variation with it was something of a major problem for some.
* UglyCute: The bat that Shaggy and Scooby thought was Fred in "The Vampire Strikes Back".