Marvel Studios is continuing to create exceptional characters that drive exceptional movies. The studio is set to release a film about characters that anything but familiar. The New Warriors is a team of teenage super powered heroes. The Starjammers are essentially a team of space pirates that seek the freedom of worlds in the Shi’Ar (pronounced Shee Are) Empire. There are some similarities between the two super powered teams.
Not all of the characters from the Starjammers have a comparing member of the New Warriors because both groups have some extremely unique characters that compare with no one. Here are some basic comparisons between the New Warriors and the Starjammers.
Havoc/Binary and Radian
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. Binary has superhuman strength and control of cosmic energy blasts. Her body is covered in glowing cosmic energy that makes her nearly invulnerable. Binary also had the ability to fly and could survive in the vacuum of space. 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.
Ch’od and Rage
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 Ch’od is also an expert at hand to hand combat and fights with an incredible ferocity. 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.
Hepzibah and Tigra
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. 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.
Raza and Skybolt
Raza is an expert solider who is trained in a variety of weapons including energy beam rifles, energy pistols, swords and long range sniper rifles. Raza is a cyborg and the last surviving member of a race wiped out by the Shi’Ar. 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.