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James Gunn Wants Everyone To Stop Worrying About The Rumored ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy, Vol. 3’ Title

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Avengers: Endgame ends with (this is usually the point where I’d include a spoiler warning, but the movie’s been out for three months and has made over $2.7 billion at the box office; you’ve seen it) Thor joining the Guardians of the Galaxy. But will he still be with Star-Lord, Groot, and the gang when Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 3 comes out? Chris Hemsworth sure hopes so, telling Cinema Blend that “I’ll work with any of those guys,” but nothing is official; as Marvel Comics writer Jim Starlin noted, “[Thor] wasn’t in the situation when James Gunn wrote his script for that particular movie.” Even the Men in Black: International star doesn’t “know when or if they’re shooting” GotG, Vol. 3.

Well, the “when” is still unknown, but there’s no question about “if” — a third Guardians is coming out, with director and writer James Gunn back in tow.

Gunn recently took some time off from The Suicide Squad to respond to a concern among fans: that Vol. 3 would be called Asgardians of the Galaxy. It’s not only Thor’s cute nickname for himself and the Guardians, it’s also the name of a comic book series from writer Cullen Bunn and artist Matteo Lolli. But, as Gunn made perfectly clear on Instagram, it won’t be the title of the next film.

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“Don’t worry,” Gunn wrote in response to direct messages he received from fans demanding Vol. 3 not be called Asgardians of the Galaxy. Fair enough. It will probably have a way more interesting and clever title, anyway, something like… Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 3. The MCU has done it again!

(Via Digital Spy)

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