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It was supposed to look like a giant bat, and the wings did look bat-like.
Shaggy was able to convince everyone that the monster was extremely violent by pretending he had been fatally wounded by it.
Powers and abilities
- Flight - using the rockets in the suit by remote control
Shaggy & Scooby-Doo Get A Clue!
He used feathers to decorate the costume and make it more monster-like, and came in covered with fake blood (ketchup). Dr. Phineus Phibes and his superstitious agents fell for it, allowing Shaggy to rescue Scooby-Doo and also prevent Phibes from carrying out his plan to detonate a large volcano and cause "nuclear winter."
- Scaring criminals with a bat-like monster may be a spoof on the old Batman quote, "Criminals are a cowardly, superstitious lot."