The flagship character from Milestone Comics is back in this new printing of the classic title collecting ICON #1-8. This is the title that introduced Augustus Freeman, a successful lawyer who covertly uses his alien super-powers to help those in need. But when a teenaged girl from the streets convinces him to use his abilities to inspire his people and becomes his sidekick, Rocket, the affluent Augustus embraces his true destiny and becomes Icon, the hero of Dakota.
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Dwayne McDuffie is a prolific writer and co-publisher of the Milestone comics line, for which he created Static and Icon. He has since written Damage Control, Fantastic Four and scripts for the Static Shock!, Justice League and Ben 10 animated series. Mark Bright is an acclaimed artist whose work includes Action Comics, Batman, G.I. Joe, Green Lantern, Iron Man and Quantum and Woody.Review:
"The potential exists for this particular story to be cliched or concerned with sending a message instead of telling a story, but it transcends those traps to make the reader think." - ComicsWorthReading.com "Poignant... skilful storytelling... sound and entertaining work" - The Slings & Arrows Comic Guide"
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