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Ready to Scare
Gargoyle takes Shag and Scoob on Paris flight
What's New, Scooby-Doo?
Episode # 305
US Air date February 19, 2005 (The WB)
Written by Matt Wayne
Directed by Chuck Sheetz
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Ready to Scare is the fifth episode of the third season of What's New, Scooby-Doo?, and the thirty-third episode overall in the series.


The gang head to Paris to see Daphne's cousin Danica win "Model of the Year", but they discover she has been abducted by a gargoyle from the Notre Dame cathedral that has come to life.


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Main characters:

Supporting characters:


Other characters:

  • Miscellaneous models (single appearance)(no lines)
  • Pigeons (single appearance)(no lines)
  • Taxi driver (single appearance)





Suspect Motive/reason
Brooke Bjork She took the place of the missing Danica LeBlake.
Toddy Stickfigger Publicity for his fashion label.
Sonny Les Matines He loves Gargoyles.
Guy L'Avorton Sneaking around in the sewerage, and he flew a hang glider.


Culprit Motive/reason
Danica LeBlake and Guy L'Avorton as the Gargoyle Danica staged her own abduction to live a simpler life.


Frank Welker Scooby-Doo
Fred Jones
Casey Kasem Shaggy Rogers
Mindy Cohn Velma Dinkley
Grey DeLisle Daphne Blake
Vanessa Marshall Danica LeBlake
Phil La Marr Toddy Stickfigger
James Arnold Taylor Sonny Les Matines
Guy L'Avorton
Tasia Valenza Brooke Bjork
Tony Todd[citation needed] Gargoyle


Song Credits Performed by Character performance by
"Nonchalant" Written by Charles Boyer and Francis Lareau Chapeaumelon N/A
"Ça plane pour moi" Written by Lou de Pryck, Yves Maurice Lacomblez, and Alain Pierre Ward Plastic Bertrand N/A


  • "The Mystery Machine" written on the side of the van has been changed to "Le Machine Mystere".
  • At the end, Danica is wearing Daphne's original outfit, only in inverse colours (e.g. light purple dress with a dark purple lining).


  • Disguises: Daphne as Danica; Scooby as a poodle.

Animation mistakes and/or technical glitches

  • None known.

Inconsistencies/continuity errors and/or goofs/oddities

  • It's completely impossible for Scooby, Shaggy, Fred and Velma to beat Daphne and Danica (the latter still in her Gargoyle disguise) to the exact location before they do.
  • France stopped using Francs in 2002 but Fred mentions the odd money, Velma says "Those are Francs", this episode aired in 2005.

In other languages

Language Name Meaning
Spanish (Latin America) Misterio a la Francesa Mystery to the France
Greek Έτοιμοι για Τρόμο Ready for Scare
Polish Postrach Paryża Terror of Paris
Swedish I drakens klor In dragon's claws

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