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How was Groot able to say "We are Groot"?

In the MCU No idea. We don't have any info on Groot's species, other than that he's a "Humanoid Plant Inhabitant" from the planet Taluhnia. We can't say that Groot is representative of his ...
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Did Peter's mother know that Ego was not human?

On her deathbed, Meredith tells Peter, "You're so like your daddy. You even look like him. And he was an angel. Composed out of pure light." Meredith's nickname for Peter is "My little Star-Lord," ...
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Did Milano or Benatar approve or comment on their namesake MCU ships?

Q. How do you feel to have a ship named after you in Guardians of the Galaxy? Alyssa Milano: Pretty much the coolest thing EVER! Reddit: Ask Me Anything
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Which galaxy was featured in Guardians of the Galaxy?

Based on the article below, James Gunn admitted that the movie Guardians of the Galaxy is set in the Andromeda Galaxy On Wednesday, director James Gunn tweeted in response to fan questions regarding ...
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What code did Yondu break?

He abducted kids. We hear this "code" explained at least twice in the movie. First, Stakar (the Ravager leader) yells it at Yondu, telling him that, for all the crimes that Ravagers commit, "we don'...
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Did anyone else transport Ego's children?

The movie never says anything outright about other people abducting Ego's children, but I think it would be almost impossible for Yondu to have done it by himself. When Nebula and Gamora uncover the ...
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Did Groot's memory survive?

TL;DR: No, Groot's memories did not survive. This is because the Groot of Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 is not the same Groot as the one in Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 1. In July 2016, ...
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Why was Drax in the Kyln?

Drax's "rap sheet" indicates that he was imprisoned for 22 counts of murder and a further 5 counts of Grievous Bodily Harm, presumably while searching for those responsible for his family's murder.
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Did this character steal this other character's body?

First off, no, there's no support for the idea that Yondu somehow inhabited Rocket's body in any source material that I know of. And more to the point, there's not much support in the movie for that ...
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Why is Gamora Thanos's favorite daughter?

This gets answered in the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.
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Which galaxy was featured in Guardians of the Galaxy?

Director James Gunn has stated several times, and directly on Twitter, that the events in the Guardians movies take place in the Andromeda galaxy. Here's Gunn responding to the question asked in a ...
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Why did Yondu not deliver Peter?

Michael Rooker (Yondu) says the following in an interview with comicbook.com "It was a gig," Rooker said. "I was to pick up the kid and bring him to Ego, right? And I decided not to because I find ...
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Why does Peter Quill expect everyone to know who Star Lord is? And how did he earn that name?

At the end of Guardians of the Galaxy, we find out that the name Star-Lord was given to Peter by his mom. Peter, I know these last few months have been hard for you. But I'm going to a ...
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Who created Rocket in the MCU?

The High Evolutionary In the MCU, Rocket Racoon was created by The High Evolutionary, as evidenced in The Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol 3 (released May 2023). img src: https://www.looper.com/img/...
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What’s on Ronan’s chest whilst he inserts the Infinity Stone?

It appears that the purple lines are following the lines in Ronan's armor, which is consistent with the "glowing from within" visual used anytime someone touches the infinity stone. While these lines ...
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Who created Rocket in the MCU?

Chances are, it's High Evolutionary, aka Herbert Edgar Wyndham Evidence is not 100% conclusive but plausible: The planet that GotG land on after escape from Sovereign fleet and where they meet Ego is ...
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Can Groot be killed?

Probably. (Spoilers) Groot was almost completely destroyed in the film. Rocket had to replant a splinter of him in order for him to regrow. Therefore, if you destroyed every single piece of him, he'...
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Why does Groot want money?

Groot uses money for the same reason anyone does. To buy things he needs or wants. Granted, when the comics or series interacts with the characters, we don't see him using very much money but that ...
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How does Ego's ship do this?

tl;dr It wasn't really his ship that did it, it was him; given his 'God-Mode' powers. IDDQD Well, Ego is a supremely powerful being, he's actually a Celestial. In a sense Ego has "IDDQD" or 'God-...
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Does Baby Groot exist in the comics?

Yes! Well, soon. In May 2017, a brand new comic book titled I am Groot will be published. Marvel explains: GROOT IN HIS OWN SERIES, SMALLER AND BETTER THAN EVER! When the Guardians of the Galaxy ...
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Why did Yondu not deliver Peter?

Yondu did not deliver Peter because he found out what happend to the other children: Starlord: "Guess I should be glad I was a skinny kid, otherwise you would've delivered me to this maniac.&...
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Did anyone else transport Ego's children?

Ego says the following (emphasis mine): I had Yondu deliver some of them to me. It broke the Ravager code, but I compensated him generously. This could mean that Yondu was the only one collecting ...
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Who played Krugarr in Guardians of the Galaxy 2?

Krugarr is not played by anyone According to Cinema Blend, they're a purely CGI creation, without any recorded use of motion capture. Of all the original Guardians of the Galaxy team members ...
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Who were the other Ravager captains?

The group is made up of members of the 1975 version of the team - either original or who joined at a later date. Yondu was one of the original members of the team. Stakar Ogord aka Starhawk, played ...
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Did Charles Xavier know about Peter Quill?

No. Ego is only Peter Quill's father in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Charles Xavier does not exist in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as X-Men movie rights are not controlled by Marvel Studios at ...
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Who created Rocket in the MCU?

Who created him as a character? Rocket Raccoon was "created" as a character by Bill Mantlo and Keith Griffin according to the Hollywood reporter. Who created him in the comics? Rocket ...
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Why not grow a forest of Groots?

Why not have a thousand babies? Groot is a person. Baby Groot is a child. Unless they were willing and capable of take on the role of parenthood to a thousand children, creating a forest of Groots ...
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Why does Ego need help sleeping?

Presumably it's supposed to be the case that he has some level of conscience regarding leading to serious insomnia. How that timeline is supposed to interact with Mantis's lifetime is another matter....
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Why didn't others steal Yondu's fins?

Where did Yondu get his fins? Since the Yaka Arrow is Centaurian in origin, I think it can be assumed that Centaurians design and build the fins. Since Yondu is the only Centaurian we've seen he ...
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What’s on Ronan’s chest whilst he inserts the Infinity Stone?

If you were really trying to see a Japanese /Chinese Kanji in this I would the top resembles 士 = Shi which does hold the meaning of "Samurai", but can also be written as 侍 = Samurai. The meaning of 士 ...
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