Marvel Studios has recently trademarked a new team of superheroes that are anything main stream. The New Warriors is a group of teenage super powered heroes. Looking at these heroes, there is a nearly automatic comparison between them and other Marvel super hero teams. There are several major similarities between the New Warriors and the Avengers.
Not all of the characters from the New Warriors have a comparing member of the Avengers because both teams have some very unique members that compare with no one. Here are some basic comparisons between the Avengers and the newest trademarked team the New Warriors.
Tigra and Black Widow
Tigra is former member of the Avengers who has the appearance that is a cross between a human and a tiger. Her abilities are hyper cat-like senses, superhuman strength and agility. She also has extendable claws to use in close quarters combat. Tigra is an extremely fierce and devastating fighter who uses her cat-like powers to her advantage in every battle. The Black Widow is a non-powered character who relies on her superior fighting training to make up the difference. Black Widow is equipped with various firearms and her Widow’s Bite projectors on her wrists. She can send an electrical shock into an opponent and stun them.
Rage and Hulk
Rage is gifted with superhuman levels of strength and endurance. In addition to his strength, Rage has the ability of battle rage that allows him to increase his strength and fighting ability for short periods of time. During these times, Rage is nearly invulnerable to physical attacks. The Hulk has a similar superhuman strength in his transformed state. Hulk has an increase in sheer size and massive super human strength. Hulk has an increased invulnerability to physical attack. He took an incredible amount of attacks from the alien invaders in New York without stopping him.
Skybolt and Iron Man
Skybolt wears a suit of battle armor that enhances his various abilities. With the armor, Skybolt can fly and concentrate bolts of pure energy. The armor also gives him the ability to fire various projectiles including mini-missiles and various forms of bullet-like materials. Iron Man has an advanced combat armor that allows him to face a variety of foes. Iron Man can fire Repulsor Rays of concussive force, mini-missiles of incredible power and a high powered Uni-Beam from his chest plate. Along with the weapons, Iron Man has tactical guidance through the onboard computer system JARVIS, advanced targeting and the ability to fly.
Radian and Ms. Marvel
Radian has the ability to focus and fire bolts of radiation. Most of the time, he radiates with ultra violet radiation. Radian can also disperse the energy into a wide burst that creates a blinding light that can either just blind enemies or burn them. Ms. Marvel gained the abilities of invulnerability, flight and energy projection after she was exposed to Kree ionic energy. Ms. Marvel can focus the energy into concussion blasts of incredible intensity.