If the Guardians of the Galaxy movie is meant to be Marvel's Star Wars, then let's cut the pretense and just go all the way with it, shall we?
A long time ago, in a Guardians of the Galaxy far, far away ...
In case you haven't caught it, this image has been making the rounds among the Guardians faithful. Art is by J-Po, and, surprise, it depicts Rocket Raccoon as Han Solo and Groot as Chewie. An apt comparison if ever there was one. Now we have a ... new hope that we'll see more of the Guardians characters depicted as Star Wars characters.
(via Joe Caramagna)