Alias
Icarus
Nick Name
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Civilian ID
Joshua "Jay" Guthrie
Occupation

Adventurer

Musician

Mutant Rights Activist

Student


Legal Status
Citizen of the United States with no criminal record.
Nation or Planet of Origin
Cumberland, Kentucky
Group Affiliation
Hellions
Base of Operations

Xavier Institute, Salem Center, Westchester County, New York


Height
5' 9"
Weight
195 lbs.
Eye Color
Blue
Hair Color
Light Brown
Known Powers

Mutation resulting in natural wings (16 foot wingspan) and body adaptations to flight; hollow bones, low body fat, high muscle density, acute eyesight and ocular adaptations to avoid wind drying and respiratory adaptations to extract oxygen at high altitudes and velocities.


Additional mutation lends to a vocal musical ability beyond that of the most talented singer.


Accessories
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Common Enemies
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Regularly Appearing

New X-Men Vol. 2

Uncanny X-Men


First Appearance

Jay Guthrie

ROM An. #3 (Nov. 1984)


Icarus

New X-Men Vol. 2 #2 (Aug. 2004)


Creator
Bill Mantlo & William Johnson
Origin

The latest member of the Guthrie family to display mutant abilities, Jay Guthrie became embroiled in a Romeo and Juliet style feud with another local family.


After the feud was resolved Guthrie joined his siblings Sam (Cannonball II) and Paige (Husk) at the Xavier Institute assuming the codename Icarus.


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