James Gunn’s swan tune as writer-director of the Guardians of the Galaxy sequence took one other step ahead Thursday, as the trailer for Vol. 3 was previewed at CCXP22 In São Paulo, Brazil.

Marvel beforehand launched footage at D23 from the eagerly awaited movie, coming in summer season 2023.

The third and ultimate Guardians movie once more brings on Starlord (Chris Pratt) and accomplices Drax (Dave Bautista), Gamora (Zoe Saldana) and Mantis (Pom Klementieff), together with Groot and Rocket.

In the clip, Pratt reminds us, “We’ve been gone for fairly some time. But it doesn’t matter what occurs subsequent, the galaxy nonetheless wants its guardians.”

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 will see the return of further franchise veterans together with Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Karen Gillan, Klementieff, Sylvester Stall one, Elizabeth Debicki, Sean Gunn and Michael Rosenbaum. Will Poulter joins the ensemble as Adam Warlock, with Maria Bakalova voicing the half of Cosmo the Spacedog. Pic’s set of new solid members additionally consists of Daniela Melchior, Chukwudi Iwuji and Nico Santos, amongst others.

Production on the upcoming movie, produced by Kevin Feige, launched in November 2021. Victoria Alonso, Louis D’Esposito, Nikolas Korda and Simon Hatt are exec producing, with David J. Grant serving as co-producer.

The first two movies in the sequence — 2014’s Guardians of the Galaxy and 2017’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 — collectively grossed greater than $1.6 billion worldwide. Vol. 3 is slated to open on May 5, and the Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special has already hit.

Watch the trailer above.

Matt Grobar contributed to this story.

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