Marvel's popular comic book series New Warriors is coming to the Disney owned youth centric cable channel Freeform, complete with fan favorite Squirrel Girl. The live-action 30-minute comedy will launch in 2018 with a 10 episode run and will mark the second straight-to-series Marvel show on Freeform, joining Cloak and Dagger.
New Warriors revolves around six young people with powers living and working together. With powers and abilities on the opposite end of the spectrum of The Avengers, the they want to make a difference in the world...even if the world isn't ready.
For Freeform, New Warriors joins a slate that includes Baby Daddy, The Fosters, Shadowhunters, Stitchers, Switched at Birth, Young and Hungry, Beyond, Famous in Love, Alone Together and The Bold Type.