Guardians of the Galaxy Concept Art Depicts Classic Rocket & Groot Scene

"Guardians of the Galaxy" concept artist Jackson Sze has unearthed some of his original concept art for the film, offering up a key frame he designed that was inevitably used -- to great success -- in the final version of the Marvel Comics-based film.

The shot Sze showcases depicts the iconic moment in the film when Rocket and Groot attack, full-blast, the guards at the Xandarian prison compound near the beginning of the film. Unlike most other concept art, this scene was actually brought to life.

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Check out the piece of "Guardians of the Galaxy" concept art below:

Close up of a #rocketraccon and #groot Keyframe from #GOTG #marvelstudios

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Additionally, Sze shared the following piece of Groot concept art that differs greatly from the final version of the character.

Early variation on Groot. Sensitive Groot!

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"Guardians of the Galaxy" is currently available for Digital HD download and on Blu-ray and DVD; "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" hits theaters on May 5, 2017.

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