Stranger Things Season 4 Episode Mirrors a Scooby-Doo Plot

A TikTok post reveals clues of a mysterious connection between the plots of Season 4 of Stranger Things and Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated.

An observant TikTok user discovered that footage from Netflix’s fourth season stranger things is almost identical to the one presented on Scooby-Doo! Mystery incorporated.

In the sixth episode of stranger things 4, “Chapter Six: The Dive”, several of the series’ teenage protagonists take a boat across a lake in Hawkins in search of a portal to the Upside Down. Upon discovering that the portal is below the surface of the lake, the group reluctantly decides to dive underwater and swim through the portal. After the episode was released on Netflix, TikTok user “cowboinary” posted a clip from a 2013 episode of Scooby-Doo! Mystery incorporated with a caption saying they “loved this episode of stranger things 4.” The scooby-doo The clip also features several teenage protagonists in a boat who discover that the interdimensional portal they seek is underwater.


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Stranger Things and Scooby-Doo are very similar

While the comparisons between stranger things and scooby-doo have been made before, the similarities between these two scenes are hard for many fans to ignore. One speaker even pointed out that in the scooby-doo scene, Velma mentions that the portal is “upside down” from where Mystery Inc. The TikTok has received over a million views so far, which has led @cowboinary to do more stranger things/scooby-doo comparison videos.

First aired on Cartoon Network in 2010, Scooby-Doo! Mystery incorporated was a significant departure from what fans of the longtime franchise had come to expect. The series featured multiple one-series story arcs, heavy character development, and dark themes. Another first for the franchise was that the series’ version of Velma Dinkley was canonically gay despite her sexuality never being explicitly stated in the series (another stranger things similarity). “I’ve said it before, but Velma in Mystery incorporated is not bi. She’s gay,” series producer Tony Cervone wrote in a 2020 Instagram post. good for her and that she had unspoken difficulties with the why. “


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Fans who can’t fill the stranger things-fit void left at the end of season 4 with scooby-doo can rest easy knowing that the show’s writers are already hard at work with the fifth and final season. Although no official date has been given for stranger things 5series star David Harbor recently said he thinks the season will “probably be released in mid-2024, based on our track record.”

Seasons 1–4 of stranger things are available to stream on Netflix, while Scooby-Doo! Mystery incorporated is available on HBO Max.


Source: Tik Tok

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