Marvel has created a host of incredible characters and these characters drive amazing stories. There are two teams of heroes that are worthy of comparison. The Starjammers is a team of misfits who are forced together by circumstances not unlike the Guardians of the Galaxy. There are some similarities between the two super powered teams.
Not all of the characters from the Guardians of the Galaxy have a comparing member of the Starjammers because both groups have some extremely unique characters that compare with no one. Here are some basic comparisons between the Starjammers and the Guardians of the Galaxy.
Corsair and Star-Lord
Corsair has no powers but has excellent fighting skills. He is a highly trained marksman and wields a pair of pulse blaster pistols with deadly accuracy. Corsair is also highly skilled with the longsword. He is an expert pilot and pilots the Starjammer. Star-Lord is the leader of the Guardians and is human outlaw equipped with specialized weapons. He has armor equipped with rockets in the boots and laser pistols with double barrels, one above the trigger and one below the trigger. The blasts of energy make Star-Lord a major threat
Havoc and Drax the Destroyer
Havoc is the youngest son of Starjammers leader Christopher Summers. He will eventually come to lead the Starjammers following his father’s death. Havoc has the ability to project high intensity bursts of plasma. He wore a uniform that helped him control his blasts. Drax had the ability to alter his physical makeup and gain the ability to fly. In the comic version, Drax had the ability to project concussive blasts of cosmic energy that could be used to attack targets.
Ch’od and Groot
Ch’od is a member of Saurid race and is an amphibious alien. He has both gills and lungs which allows him to breathe in and out of water. Ch’od possesses superhuman strength, endurance and durability. He is the strength of the Starjammers and handles the heavy weapons such as a pulse grenade launcher and heavy plasma cannon. Groot is the strength and power of the Guardians with invulnerability to physical attacks. Groot is a member of a race of aliens that are plant-like. In the trailer, the Nova Corp call Groot a house plant.
Hepzibah and Gamora
Hepzibah is a member of a cat-like race and is covered in white fur with a long tail. Hepzibah is an expert marksman with short range pulse pistols and is highly skilled at close range combat. She fights with her claws and cat-like reflexes. Gamora is a green skinned, soldier and assassin. Her fierce fighting ability comes from enhanced strength and agility. She is capable of fighting with multiple weapons and is proficient in alien firearms.