Writer-director James Gunn has described his easter egg obsession as “insane”. And for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Gunn has said that he worked extra hard to sneak even more weird and wonderful easter eggs into the movie than he did in the first one.
If you’ve seen Guardians Vol. 2 now, you’ll know there are plenty of easter eggs, MCU references and in-jokes that even casual viewers will have noticed.
But, in my video below, I want to take a look at 10 of the coolest easter eggs that you might have missed or which only hard-core fans will have spotted. Check it out to see how many you spotted!
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2 is out now!
SYNOPSIS: Set to the all-new sonic backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” continues the team’s adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill’s true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favorite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes’ aid as the Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to expand.
Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” is directed by James Gunn and stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, featuring Vin Diesel as Groot, Bradley Cooper as Rocket, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan, Sean Gunn, Tommy Flanagan, Laura Haddock and Kurt Russell. Kevin Feige is producing, and Louis D’Esposito, Jonathan Schwartz, Victoria Alonso, Nik Korda and Stan Lee are the executive producers. The screenplay is by James Gunn.