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What's the green toy set besides Yondu's bed in "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2"...?

What's the green toy set besides Yondu's bed, during his farewell ceremony in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2...? From what I can tell, it was placed there by Gamora. This video shows the whole scene.
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How does Baby Groot know Drax is looking at him when he dances?

Baby Groot stops dancing whenever Drax looks at him, we see this almost instantly at the end of Guardians of the Galaxy and also in the opening scene in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. Why he stops ...
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Who played Krugarr in Guardians of the Galaxy 2?

One of the many side-chararacters we see in Guardians of the Galaxy 2, is Krugarr. But looking them up on Wikipedia and IMDB there's no actor listed. Even previous questions here has failed to find ...
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In Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2, How can two people (Rocket and Quill) both pilot the Milano or Benatar spacecraft?

In Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2, how are two people (Peter Quill and Rocket) both able to seemingly pilot their (Milano or Benatar) spacecraft simultaneously, while trying to flee from the ...
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How powerful are Celestials? [closed]

I finally got around to watching Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and it's the first I've heard of the Celestials. How powerful are the Celestials as a race in the Marvel Universe, compared to other God-...
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Why is there a German flag on Yondu’s pillow?

In Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 in the last scenes: Why does the pillow under Yondu's head have a German flag on it? The colors in my TV are definitely black, not dark blue: About the point from ...
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How does Mantis differ between the movies and comics?

I've just watched a YouTube video that makes the following claims (not going to link because it's not really relevant and probably subjective): There was controversy regarding how the character of ...
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Where do the spacefaring humans of the MCU come from?

Update: I just re-watched The Avengers (the 2012 movie). At the very beginning, we see The Other telling Thanos (who we can't see yet - we only see him in the after-credits scene) that the Tesseract ...
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How did Kraglin end up with Yondu Udonta's prototype fin?

We saw Quill give Kraglin Yondu's repaired arrow, and we saw Yondu's funeral during which Yondu was wearing his prototype fin as he seemed to disolve into bright bits of color and streamed into the ...
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Where are Drax's nipples?

There was a running joke throughout Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 that Drax has sensitive nipples. This is initially brought up in the opening credits scene when the Guardians are waiting for the ...
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Why does Drax's language change in GOTG2

In GOTG Drax's language is almost Victorian, yet in GOTG2 his English goes back to normal. Why might this be? (Same's the case with Thor in Ragnarok and Thor 1 the contrast is really jarring)
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Are Yondu's new fins earlier versions of his original fin or are they newer versions?

Are Yondu's second fin and Kraglin's first fin earlier prototypes of the fin from Volume 1 or are they new prototypes? Yondu tells Groot that the fin is a prototype fin. When I first saw Volume 2 I ...
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Where did Rocket's repair tool come from?

After the Milano crashed, we saw Rocket repairing the damage using some tool that appears to be a cross between a 3D printer and a paint sprayer: This resembles nothing else we've seen in the MCU ...
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Why can't baby Groot say more than his name [duplicate]

From what I heard. Flora Colossus's can only say a specific phrase when they get older because of their voice box hardening. If baby Groot is young enough to not have his voice box hardened, why does ...
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Who created Rocket in the MCU?

According to James Gunn, the creator(s) of Rocket Raccoon is identified somewhere in Guardians of the Galaxy: Volume 2. Specifically in the MCU, who created Rocket Raccoon? @ConceptsComics: So... Who ...
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Why did Ego need to return home every now and then?

In the film Ego explains that he needs to return home every now and then "Otherwise this form would perish". That doesn't seem to be too much of a problem for Ego as during his fight with the ...
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Why does Drax call them Harbulary batteries?

In Guardians of the Galaxy 2, Rocket steals some shiny batteries called Anulax batteries. But Drax insists they are called Harbulary batteries. The pronunciation isn't even close. Drax: What are ...
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What prevented Ego from saving himself?

The initial plan of Guardians was to keep Ego distracted while bomb explodes. Groot? If you can hear me, hurry up! I'm not sure how long Quill can keep him distracted! But, they failed at keeping ...
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Why did Ego kill Peter's mother?

First, Ego loved her. Second, if Ego needed to visit his brain to keep his human form in existence and if he didn't want her to feel bad alone, he could have simply brought her with him to Ego, the ...
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Did Peter's mother know that Ego was not human?

Is there any evidence which shows that Peter's mother knew Ego was an alien?
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Is this supposed to be a Little Prince reference by Ego?

Ever since I first saw Guardians of the Galaxy 2 I was curious if this scene was a reference to The Little Prince. Essentially in the scene Ego is explaining to the Guardians how he traveled the ...
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Why would Peter's celestial abilities be tied to the existence of Ego's planet?

Ego tells Peter something along the lines of If my planet and I are destroyed, then you will not be celestial anymore. It seems to me that if Peter is a celestial like his father, or at least a demi-...
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How could Ego know what humans are before he has met another life form?

In Guardians of the Galaxy 2, Ego gives a speech wherein he talks about his origins and his search for meaning, illustrated with a cool claymation-like diorama. I don't know where I came from exactly....
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How big is Ego's brain?

As Ego claimed that his planetary form is much larger than Earth and the Moon, how exactly big was Ego's brain protected in the core beneath the planetary cavern?
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Why couldn't Peter take off the space suit?

Near the end of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 we see Yondu and Peter ejected over a dying Ego, with Peter wearing the only space suit, in this time he scrabbles at his chest to take off the disk ...
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Were Ego's dioramas in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 a shot at EPCOT?

Ego's models depicting his adventures in searching for compatible life seemed very similar to an old fashioned EPCOT display in Disney World. Is there any indication that this was a shot at Disney ...
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Why didn't Ego create another copy?

In the movie Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Kurt Russell's character is a fabrication of energy (the Light). So in the end when he is fighting Star-Lord (Peter Quill), when there is a bomb ticking, ...
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Why does Drax think Rocket Raccoon could kill him?

When Gamora takes Peter, who just got saved by Rocket Raccoon, with her, Drax says this words to Rocket Raccoon: What are you doing? You could've killed us all! This happens exactly at 1h:32min:...
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Who is the guy at the end of the Guardians of the Galaxy 2 credits that says "We Are Groot"?

At the end of the credits for Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2, there's a guy that says "We Are Groot". Who is he? Actor and/or character would be awesome.
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Why is Star Lord's species listed as Terran in this promo?

This promo poster for Guardians of the Galaxy sequel ... video game ride has a profile of Star Lord that lists his species as Terran. This isn't quite right -- one might say it's only 50% right. Or ...
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Would Starlord be able to hold an Infinity Stone as long as he did after the events of GotG2? [duplicate]

In Guardians of the Galaxy My question comes from the fact that in the second movie Would he still be able to hold on to an infinity stone?
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What are the horns of freedom?

In Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2, We know that But what are the horns of freedom?
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How is Gamora this strong?

In Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, How is Gamora strong enough to do this? I know that Thanos enhanced his daughters in order to make them better fighters. But is there also a more specific ...
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Why didn't others steal Yondu's fins?

In Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, Where did Yondu get his fins? And why didn't other crew members steal them?
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Why does Ego need help sleeping?

In Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, we learn that Ego's hostage traveling companion Mantis is used to help Ego sleep. But why does he need help sleeping in the first place? And who or what did he use ...
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How did this character become a priestess?

In Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, I read her Wikipedia page, which makes no reference to any religious affiliation. She has the power to bring life back into a body if the spirit has not left ...
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What are the hexagonal jump point walls? [duplicate]

In Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2, What is the back story of the walls?
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Did this character steal this other character's body?

In Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, a series of events at the end of the movie seem odd and, when taken together over several viewings, make it seem that. Here are the events: Rocket re-assembles ...
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What is the significance of the Ravager Flames?

In Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, a flame symbolizes the ravagers. You may recall that. Here is a picture of it: . The flame symbol seems to be their emblem. What is its history? And what ...
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Why is everyone sleeping in the captain's quarters?

In Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2, When baby Groot gets to the captain's quarters, perhaps more than a dozen people are sleeping on the floor together. Is this normal for ravagers? Are there ...
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How does Gamora's sword retract?

In Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2, Gamora's metal sword is able to retract back into its handle even though the extended sword was a few feet long and seemingly made of very strong metal. The ...
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Is Knowhere the remains of Ego's skull? [duplicate]

Is Knowhere, the severed skull of an unknown Celestial floating in space, actually in fact the physical remains that once housed the brain of the Celestial Ego?
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Did anyone else transport Ego's children?

Throughout the movie we learn that Ego had hired Yondu in the past to deliver some of his children to him. We also learn that Yondu eventually stops delivering the children at some point in time, with ...
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Why did Ego not collect his children himself?

Through the movie we come to learn that Ego had hired Yondu to pick up his children to deliver them to him. We also know that he was paying Yondu quite a lot for each job as well. When Yondu finds out ...
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Why did Yondu not deliver Peter?

During the movie, we learned that Ego tried to reproduce the Celestial gene by having a lot of children and then having them delivered to him. I am not sure if Yondu was contracted for all of them but ...
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Are there any references to the events of Guardians of the Galaxy 2 in other MCU titles?

In Guardians of the Galaxy 2 . . . So given that, are there any references to it other MCU titles such as Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. or a tie-in comic?
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How does Nebula really feel about Gamora?

In the first Guardians of the Galaxy movie, Nebula (when she is firing on her sister Gamora) says: "Out of all our siblings, I hated you least." But then in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Is ...
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Is a Celestial a physical being or purely a consciousness?

This question makes the assumption that Ego is purely consciousness and does not have any physical components, any references to his "brain" being some kind of abstract concept to make it easier for ...
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Is there any precedent for Ego in the MCU differing from Celestials in the Comics?

In the second Guardians of the Galaxy film, we learn that Ego is a Celestial. This is big deviation from the comics universe, but that is fine, this is a different universe. However, my understanding ...
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Did Charles Xavier know about Peter Quill?

Peter Quill seems to have been born in 1981, and then abducted from Earth in 1988. There were therefore 7 years in which the child of a Celestial was on Earth. Is there any indication given of ...
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