Check out 5 curiosities about Velma, from Scooby Doo

Who loves Scooby Doo you certainly know Velma, one of the researchers at Mistério S/A. The character is best known for her intelligence, being responsible for solving most cases and finding out who the real villain is.


However, the character is much more than we imagine. Thinking about that, how about we get to know a little more about this iconic personality that is present in our lives since childhood? Check out!

1 – Velma almost had an affair with Johnny Bravo

The duo and the iconic exchange of glassesSource: Cartoon Network/Playback


In a crossover between the cartoons, Scooby, Velma, Shaggy, Fred and Daphne meet Johnny Bravo for the first time, in the episode “Bravo Dooby-Doo🇧🇷

Right at the beginning of the chapter, the genie shows a certain interest in the muscular blonde. However, she soon changes her mind when she realizes that the two have completely different personalities.


In this episode there is also a hilarious moment between the two, which makes such dissimilarity even clearer. When Shaggy and Scooby bump into the pair, they both lose their respective glasses. while Velma release your famous phrase “My glasses! I can’t see without my glasses!”Johnny answers “My glasses! I cannot be seen without my glasses!”🇧🇷

2 – She has an enviable strength

She is able to carry all her friends on her lapShe is able to carry all her friends on her lapSource: Cartoon Network/Playback

Even though she is small and has a more fragile appearance, Velma is incredibly strong. That’s because she started practicing martial arts since she was very young.

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Over time, the member of the mysterious group improved and perfected her techniques. In one episode she got to lift four people at the same time without even losing her balance. Strong, right?

In addition to his intelligence, his strength helped the team avoid many tense moments throughout their investigations.

3 – She is full of peculiar skills

In addition to being a genius, the character is a true box of surprises.In addition to being a genius, the character is a true box of surprises.Source: Cartoon Network/Playback

Strong, smart and still have other skills to solve mysteries? Velma really is an asset to the team at Mistério S/A. One of her peculiar talents is the ability to distinguish fake from real jewelry without any effort.

In addition, she also knows how to communicate through Morse Code, which helped solve several mysteries.

4 – She is homosexual in the new animation of the franchise

The character's sexuality was once again a topic of debate.The character’s sexuality was once again a topic of debate.Source: HBO Max/Playback

The new animation of the Scooby-Doo franchise🇧🇷 Trick or Treat Scooby-Dooconfirmed what many fans suspected: Velma is gay!

The discussion about the character’s sexuality is old. James Gunn, who directed the live-action adaptation of the franchise, confirmed on his social networks that he tried to treat the theme in the films, but the studio did not allow it.

Tony Cervone, the supervisor of the 2010 animated series, stated that he always tried to make it clear that Velma was gay and that most fans realized. For those who haven’t noticed, he recommends reviewing more carefully.

Now in Trick or Treat Scooby-Doo, the sexuality of the genius of the group is clear. In the series, she will fall in love at first sight with designer Coco Diablo.

5 – Velma has an introverted personality

One character, multiple personalitiesOne character, multiple personalitiesSource: Cartoon Network/Playback

In the original series, Velma she always solved the mystery and was responsible for explaining to the public what the villain’s plan was. She was more closed and distrustful, but even so, in a good mood.

In The Little Scooby-Doo🇧🇷 the character is even more closed and barely speaks. With her, she always has a suitcase with a computer, a super novelty for the time of the series (1988-1991).

Velma’s personality doesn’t change much in What’s New, Scooby-Doo? The main difference is that she is more participatory when it comes to solving the mystery. Already in Mystery S/A, his interpretation is more moody, closed and jealous, even having an enmity with Scooby-Doo.

But above all Velma is an iconic character that was part of the childhood of many generations, always with her most introspective way and ready to solve mysteries.

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