Western Animation: Scooby-Doo! Pirates Ahoy!

The tenth feature in the Scooby-Doo Direct-to-Video series, Scooby-Doo! Pirates Ahoy! was produced by Warner Bros. Animation.

For Fred's birthday, his parents take him on a mystery cruise, but accidentally end up solving all of the mysteries staged by the crew in order to keep the passengers entertained. However, can they solve the mystery of that mysterious castaway over there?


Scooby-Doo! Pirates Ahoy! provides examples of the following Tropes:

  • Amazingly Embarrassing Parent: Fred’s mom and dad.
  • The Bermuda Triangle: Where the film takes place
  • Captain Colorbeard: Captain Skunkbeard.
  • Ghost Pirates: The main antagonists
  • Ghost Ship
  • Hypno Fool: Mysterio was hypnotizing everybody into acting as the pirates, and convinced Wellington, likely with some hypnotism, that he was the reincarnation of a pirate many years ago, and could use the meteor to travel back in time.
  • Man, I Feel Like a Woman : Scooby Doo and Shaggy try dressing like Daphne and Velma to get into the costume party.
  • Parent Service: Daphne dresses as a Cat Girl and Velma dresses as a Bedlah Babe in the costume ball.
  • A Pirate 400 Years Too Late: The ghost pirates Wellington was convinced that he was the reincarnation of a pirate years in the past, and thought that he could use the meteor to travel back in time.
  • Scooby-Doo Hoax: Mr. Mysterio hypnotized everyone so that he could steal the meteor, which is pure gold.
  • Shown Their Work: The TBF Avengers of Flight 19 and the USS Cyclops were accurately rendered.
  • Wink Ding: After rescuing Fred's parents with remote-controlled kit planes, Velma and Scooby wink to each other, accompanied by xylophone "clink" sounds.

Alternative Title(s):

Scooby Doo Pirates Ahoy