Is Gamora DEAD? And if she is, then how is she still alive, as shown in the Guardians of the Galaxy Volum 3 movie?
As y’all already know that she was sacrificed by Thanos in order to acquire the Soul stone in Vormir, as suggested by Red Skull.
Well, don’t be shocked, but the Gamora we see in Volume 3 is from the period when she was yet to meet the Guardians of the Galaxy team members.
Furthermore, there’s more to this story that is mentioned below in detail.
So, without keeping you from getting your answers, let’s check it out real quick.
How is Gamora Shown Alive In Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3?
Gamora is, as you know, the one who created the Guardians of the Galaxy team along with the Star-lord Peter Quill.
This team initially consisted of five people, including Gamora, Star-lord, Rocket, Groot, and Drax. However, more members like Mantis, Nebula, and Thor were added to the team.
This adventurous team faced a huge battle in the Avengers: Infinity War and in the Avengers: End Game movie.
As we all precisely remember, Gamora was shown dead in the Avengers: Infinity War movie. Then how is she alive in the Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 3?
Also, it was shown that Gamora was taken by Thanos to Vormir to get the Soul Stone which was the soul of Gamora’s Importance to Thanos.
However, Thanos Sacrifices her in order to acquire a Soul Stone, which needs a loved one’s soul.
Then how is she still ALIVE?
Well, unfortunately, the Gamora that makes an appearance in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 is not the same as the one that Thanos sent to Earth in the last moments of Avengers: Endgame.
Furthermore, Peter Quill is happy to be reunited with the love of his life again but gets surprised when Gamora kicks him in the crotch.
The Gamora that has appeared again is from the period when she was yet to meet all the members of the Guardians of the Galaxy team.
Hence, she doesn’t know any of them and cannot recall the relationship with the Star-lord Peter Quill.
Gamora’s Absence In The Adventures of Guardians Of The Galaxy Before Her Appearance In Vol.3
The adventures of the guardians of the galaxy team before Volume 3 included Thor: Love And Thunder, where they played a cameo, and Guardians of the Galaxy: Holiday Special.
In both of these movies, Gamora’s absence is felt in each scene where the team is shown together.
Plus, Peter Quill, her lover, and a teammate, is deeply saddened by her absence after she vanished for quite a few years.
Conclusion: What Really Happened With Gamora In The Marvel Cinematic Universe?
Now that the ‘Is Gamora Dead?’ question has been answered, I hope all the MCU fans who missed out on the Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 3 movie can sleep soundly.
Well, we understand you. We, too, have stan Gamora since Volume 1. She is one of the greatest female characters in the MCU.
Hence, discussions about her reappearance have been going on in the MCU fandom. Also, these discussions will keep on going about every MCU event till the fandom exists.
As per the context of the movie, Gamora’s Iteration is permanently dead, and she can’t return to life.
The Avenger: Endgame was responsible for Gamora’s reappearance because she was brought back through the time heist which the Avengers created, and it allows Gamora from 2014 to jump to the present period.
According to the Avengers: Endgame context, the 2014 Gamora is alone in space by herself. Hence, she is not shown in Thor: Love and Thunder movie.
Unfortunately, as previously mentioned, she cannot be brought back to life as she is permanent shows deceased as per Endgame’s framework.