Could there be a chance that Thor and the Guardians will meet in one timeline? The freshest news about Guardians of the Galaxy 2 involves a crossover between Thor: Ragnarok. This article may contain spoilers for the upcoming films so kindly read at your own risk.

The production team wraps up the principal filming for Peter Quill and the gang. Meanwhile, Thor’s standalone film will not hit theaters until 2017.

Since the hype for both upcoming films never boils down, the speculation revealed that an alien would be the missing link for the possible crossover. YouTube channel The Hashtag Show unveil some details regarding the rumor.

According to the in-the-know source, the alien character could be Cotati. Marvel Wiki describes The Cotati as “an alien race with telepathic abilities that resembles large plants or trees.”

And how are The Cotati be related to the storyline? Those who already know the story may recall that they are part of the genealogy of Mantis.

Notably, Pom Klementieff will portray the role of Mantis in Guardians of the Galaxy 2. The readers should know that she is the completion of the prophecy which involves the mating of a perfect human with a perfect plant.

On the other hand, the podcast also reveals that Thor and Hulk will come across the “alien race.” Hence, the possibility of a crossover.

Moreover, Marvel is preparing to expand the Cinematic Universe by releasing upcoming films like Infinity War, apart from Guardians of the Galaxy 2 and Thor: Ragnarok.

James Gunn’s upcoming film stars Chris Pratt as Star-Lord/Peter Quill, Zoe Saldana as Gamora, and more. Meanwhile, Bradley Cooper and Vin Diesel will voice Rocket Racoon and Groot, respectively.

Other cast includes Elizabeth Debicki, Karen Gillian, Kurt Russell, and more.

Guardians of the Galaxy 2 airs in cinemas on May 5, 2017.

Furthermore, Thor: Ragnarok will be out on Oct. 25, 2017. Infinity Wars: Part 1 will be on April 25, 2018.