We're getting closer and closer to the Dancing Groot toy of our dreams

Everybody still wants Groot! With Funko's baby Groot bobblehead as the first official Licensed toy based on GOTG's delightful ending scene, we were one step closer to the all-singing, all-dancing toy tree we never knew we wanted - and we're about to get even closer to that with this new model from Dragon Studios. » 9/29/14 3:20pm 9/29/14 3:20pm

Rocket And Groot Replace Other Marvel Heroes On Classic Comic Covers

The world fell in love with Rocket Raccoon and Groot this summer in Guardians of the Galaxy, and now the pair are invading the covers of other characters' comics. An upcoming set of Marvel variant covers will feature homages to classic comic book covers, with Rocket and Groot in the starring roles. » 9/20/14 8:30am 9/20/14 8:30am

What Real-Life Plants Could Groot Have Evolved From?

Where did Groot come from? In reality, he came from the imaginations of Jack Kirby, Dick Ayers, and Stan Lee. In the Guardians of the Galaxy movie, he came from another planet. In this essay, he came from the stuff in your yard. We'll see which plants might have evolved, over time, to become the world's most beloved… » 8/04/14 8:00am 8/04/14 8:00am

Rocket Raccoon and Groot rule in Guardians of the Galaxy test footage

The first trailer for Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy will finally drop on February 18th, but if you just can't wait, here's two very short clips of test animation, featuring Rocket Raccoon gunning down enemies with a semi-automatic while on top of the alien-tree-man Groot. It's a tad awesome. » 2/13/14 8:40am 2/13/14 8:40am

Glenn Close and Vin Diesel's Guardians of the Galaxy roles[Correction]

Big Guardians of the Galaxy news: That's the first pic of legendary thespian Glenn Close covered in crazy face make-up as Nova Prime above, and it seems Vin Diesel has finally revealed his secret Marvel movie role — as the voice of the alien Groot. [Update: Apparently that is not Glenn Close, she was misidentified by… » 8/12/13 7:20am 8/12/13 7:20am