Guardians of the Galaxy movie 2014

On New Year’s Eve, Marvel rung in the New Year with a first look at one of their upcoming projects, Guardians of the Galaxy.

The project is centered out the fictional Marvel superhero team, comprised of Gamora, Rocket Raccoon, Drax the Destroyer and Groot.

On display in the photo tweeted from Marvel (from left to right) is: Zoe Saldana as Gamora, the sole surviving member of a race of peace-loving humanoid aliens; Chris Pratt as human astronaut Peter Quill; Rocket Raccoon (voiced by Bradley Cooper), a weapons expert; pro wrestler Dave Bautista as Drax the Destroyer, a slain man resurrected as a super-powered warrior with the sole purpose of killing Thanos; and Vin Diesel as Groot, a giant tree-like creature.

It’s the first official production pic from the flick.

Guardians of the Galaxy is currently in production and is due out in August. Stay tuned…