Writer Jim Zub and artist Kevin Libranda are set to upgrade Riri Williams' Ironheart armor in an upcoming issue of Champions.
R.B. Silva's cover for Champions #23, which you can see below, shows Ironheart wearing new armor. Although there are a lot of minor differences, the biggest change is to the color scheme, which now incorporates pink and black. The solicit itself doesn't mention any change to Riri's armor, but it does note that she and Amadeus Cho will "take major steps forward in their super hero journeys," so the change will likely be related to that. The solicit also teases Sam Alexander, also known as Nova, doubting his future with the band of young superheroes.
- JIM ZUB (W) • KEVIN LIBRANDA (A)
- Cover by R.B. SILVA
- While Ironheart and Amadeus Cho take major steps forward in their super hero journeys, Nova takes a step back.
- As the team faces a complicated and dangerous threat, Sam Alexander wonders: is there a future for him with the Champions?
- 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99
Champions #20, which comes from Zub and Sean Izaakse, will hits shelves on May 23. Ironheart will also play a role in Brian Michael Bendis' run-ending Invincible Iron Man #600, which is also set for release on May 23.