Icon #18 (Oct. 1994):
“The Last Tempation of Icon”
by Adam Blaustein, Prentis Rollins

Icon #18

Title: “The Last Tempation of Icon”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Oct. 1994

Publisher: DC Milestone Media
Written by: Adam Blaustein
Art by: Prentis Rollins

2 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

Summary (from

Rocket retells the story of Icon's crash. We see that Icon is being offered a job as being a national hero. The only catch is that he has to become a white person. As the story ends with Icon staying a black person, there is a hint that this a story written by Raquel.