Marvel has released the trailer for the “Guardians of the Galaxy” spinoff “I Am Groot,” a new series set to debut next month on Disney+. I Am Groot consists of five original shorts starring Baby Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. If you recall, Groot was miniaturized at the end of Guardians of the Galaxy, using his body to create a shell to protect his fellow Guardians of the Galaxy. equipment. These shorts continue with Groot still growing his body and all the crazy adventures he gets into. I Am Groot kicked off Marvel Animation’s panel at Comic-Con 2022,
The trailer shows Groot interacting with other alien life forms and feeding them nutrients from a leaf that farts its butt. The San Diego Comic-Con panel also revealed that five new original shorts are in the works.
Initially created by Stan Lee, Larry Lieber, and Jack Kirby in the 1960s comic “Tales to Astonish,” Groot (voiced by Vin Diesel in the MCU) is an alien space creature known for his friendly demeanor and disposition. gentle. Although highly intelligent, Groot can only say one sentence, “I am Groot”, at any one time, although those close to him, particularly his usual partner in crime, Rocket Raccoon, are able to understand the intent behind his words. .
In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Groot first appeared in 2014’s “Guardians of the Galaxy,” in which the character sacrificed himself to be replaced by his son, “Baby Groot,” who grew as an offspring from the body of Groot. the. “I am Groot” is set to explore Baby Groot’s adventures across the galaxy away from the Guardians, as he meets new characters and finds himself in dangerous situations. Diesel returned to provide voiceovers for the series, and Bradley Cooper will once again provide the voice of Rocket Racoon, with other characters expected to return.
Each of the five animated shorts will explore a different point in Groot’s childhood. The teaser shows Groot engaging in a fight with a militaristic group of little blue aliens, only to become their savior after a farting track proves to be a food source for the colony. Other clips shown include Groot exploring a giant spaceship, dancing with a gelatinous clone of himself, and dressing up in mossy clothing.
“I am Groot” will premiere all five shorts on Disney+ on August 10
Watch I am Groot 2022 Trailer: