Icon: A Hero’s Welcome (Jan. 1996):
by Dwayne McDuffie, M. D. Bright, Mike Gustovich
18 characters in this story:
This comic was reprinted from: Icon #4 (Aug. 1993): "Great Expectations".
This trade paperback collects the first eight issues of the original Icon series. For more information please see those descriptions. This book contains a foreword by Reginald Hudlin. A new printing volume was published in September 2009.
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Summary (from http://milestone.luthor.com/comics_detail.asp?ID=188&):
Raquel agonizes over the thought of being pregnant. Augustus considers the problem of the Big Bang and investigates the problem of that evening. Augustus tries to talk to Rob Chaplik, but she is too scared of the Syndicate. Raquel confirms that she is pregnant. Icon searches for the Syndicate and confronts Wise Son. The Blood Syndicate follows.