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Many, many people were on edge when Disney bought Marvel, perhaps fearing that the studio would excise the heart and soul of comic-book characters being adapted for the big screen in service of creating family-friendly entertainment. However, this fall’s Big Hero 6, the first major collaboration between Disney Animation and Marvel, doesn’t seem likely to ruffle any feathers. After all, the animated adventure is hardly familiar to even Marvel diehards, and Disney has been clear from the get-go about its intentions for the film. Now, we’ve got some new images from Big Hero 6, which support the working theory that Disney is going for a Rise of the Guardians-meets-The Avengers kind of vibe.

In the new set of images, we get a look at how protagonist Hiro Hamada, a 13-year-old robotics prodigy, makes over Baymax, his softy best friend and protector, into an armored super-robot. When their city, »

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