Icon #11 (Mar. 1994):
“What I Did on My Vacation”
by Kurt Busiek, Ron Wilson, Maria Beccari

Icon #11

Title: “What I Did on My Vacation”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Mar. 1994

Publisher: DC Milestone Media
Written by: Kurt Busiek
Art by: Ron Wilson, Maria Beccari

6 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Icon Icon (Augustus Freeman)
(lead character)
CBR Scale: I alien
The Shadow Cabinet DC Milestone Media 73
Rocket Rocket (Raquel Ervin) hero
  black; The Shadow Cabinet... 
[Icon's partner]
DC Milestone Media 58
Todd Loomis supporting character
CBR Scale: S hero worship
[huge Icon fan] DC Milestone Media 1
S.H.R.E.D. S.H.R.E.D. supporting character group
  [Dakota City's elite tactical police force] DC Milestone Media 8
Rocket Darnice supporting character
  [Rocket's close friend; temporarily replaced her as "Rocket"] DC Milestone Media 10
Alva Technologies Alva Technologies villain group
  [corrupt company run by Hardware arch-foe Edwin Alva] DC Milestone Media 25

Summary (from

Todd Loomis (young Icon fan) witnesses Icon take down some street thugs with hi-tech weapons he feels inspired. He does find out some information and tries to tell Rocket, who ignores him. Todd eventually tips off Icon. Icon stops the flow of weapons and save Todd who writes a school report about his experiences.