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‘The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special’ Reviews Mostly, but Not Unanimously, Praise the Frothy Festive Hijinks

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As the latest weapon in the arsenal of the world’s biggest franchise, Marvel Studios special presentations offer unique stories set in the cinematic universe that are capable of tackling any genre, with literally any character capable of taking the spotlight. werewolf at night aimed at the supernatural, but it sounds as if Guardians of the Galaxy Special aim for light and sparkling.

Since we’re talking about a holiday extravaganza written and directed by James Gunn revolving around the MCU’s favorite gang of intergalactic oddities, no one expected any game-changing canon reveals to be included.

However, based on the first wave of reviews that poured in online, that doesn’t appear to be a problem. In fact, the consensus already points towards the guardians Holiday Special becomes a yearly calendar staple from now on, even if the praise isn’t 100 percent unanimous.

Perhaps the most dissenting voice of all comes from us here at We Got This Covered, with our internal review not exactly on the same wavelength as Gunn and his team. Believe it or not, no one is forced to instantly fall in love with everything the MCU has to offer the world, though negative reactions already seem to be in the minority.

On the plus side, everyone will be able to find out for themselves in less than 48 hours when Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special arrives on Disney Plus, with the streaming service’s servers set to be pushed to breaking point as everyone opts to spend Thanksgiving with Star-Lord, Drax, Mantis, Rocket, Nebula, Groot and the rest of crew.

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