Publisher description from What's O.L.D. is N.E.W. Starter Kit "The Full Games" section:
N.O.W. is a game of explosive 80s action, supercars, and martial arts. If you’re a fan of 80s action TV shows and movies, you’ll love this game. It contains a number of character heritages, dozens of careers which include spies, ninjas, gangsters, cops, snipers, pilots, scientists, vigilantes, and many, many more. N.O.W. also contains extensive rules for martial arts, designing super-vehicles, piles of gadgets, a host of enemies including assassins, thugs, soldiers, mutants, animals, and more, and rules for evil organizations. There’s also a tiny appendix on A.C.M.E. characters if you want to get a little silly!
Play N.O.W. if you want to replicate high-octane action, martial arts, supercars, and superspies.