Novas came on the scene in 2002 after the Galatea disaster. These superhumans have made great strides all over the world in the years since, from curing many varieties of cancer to cleaning up the oceans to turning Addis Ababa into a futuristic wonderland of cloud-scraping skyscrapers and autonomous cars. But this ain't no Addis Ababa- this is Tulsa, Oklahoma.
(computer spook), cyber-ghost with a shady government secret, cyberkinetic, mid-20s
Jane Paxton, woman escaping the spotlight, brick, early 30s but looks younger
Mike Collins, teen faith healer, (flier/healer?), late teens
Raven, rock n' roller, Mr. Persuasive, mid-20s
James Watkins, Brit on the run, speedster, 31
+ either Ares, family man book dealer, liquid metal manipulator or Forge, single dad construction worker, plasma projector, mid-30s