Space dog Cosmo has finally officially joined the Guardians of the Galaxy in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.

Besides, the appearance of Cosmo the Space Dog also continues to maintain a familiar `tradition` of the Guardians of the Galaxy series.

Cosmo was built based on the image of the dog Laika that was sent into space by Russia in 1957 – Photo: Internet.

Cosmo the Space Dog first appeared in Nova Vol.

In the comics, Cosmo landed on the planet Knowhere and, along with the superhero Nova, helped form the Guardians of the Galaxy.

Decoding the identity of the adorable dog that occupies the spotlight in Guardians of the Galaxy 3

Cosmo possesses many different super powers after being exposed to cosmic rays – Photo: Internet.

Cosmo is an ordinary dog born in the 60s of the 20th century. During the space race between the United States and the Soviet Union in the context of the Cold War, Cosmo was chosen to become a test subject for

From there, Cosmo was exposed to the strange cosmic rays that gave the Fantastic Four superpowers.

Cosmo’s power was also somewhat shown in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.

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Marvel Studios completely changed Cosmo’s personality when bringing this dog to the big screen – Photo: Internet.

In the original Marvel comics, Cosmo is a brown Labrador male dog, with a stoic personality and many difficulties in communication skills – partly because of his origin from Earth, and partly because

In the short films Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.

In terms of plot, Cosmo is not the leader of Knowhere in the MCU, and has not come into contact with anyone from the Nova Corps.

It’s possible that the adventures with the Guardians were the first time Cosmo enjoyed a true sense of freedom after leaving Earth.

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Cosmo is the protector of the planet Knowhere, and is also a close ally of the Guardians team – Photo: Internet.

It is no coincidence that Cosmo is explored more deeply in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.

As the center of the third film, Rocket has had more contact with animals with similar fates as himself.

Cosmo plays a rearguard role at Knowhere, and is also an effective protector of this planet.

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Unlike the original, MCU’s Cosmo has officially become a piece of the Guardians of the Galaxy team – Photo: Internet.

In the comics, Cosmo is a member of the Knowhere Corps, a cosmic superhero team that includes members such as Moondragon (Drax’s daughter), Bug, Mantis, and Prism.

Previously, as mentioned above, Cosmo was the founder of Annihilators, with many big names such as Silver Surfer, Beta Ray Bill, Gladiator, Quasar, Ikon and even Ronan the Accuser.

That was completely changed in the movie version.

Source: ScreenRant