||Alex Wilder (first appearance); Nico Minoru [Sister Grimm] (first appearance); Karolina Dean [Lucy in the Sky] (first appearance); Chase Stein [Talkback] (first appearance); Gertrude Yorkes [Arsenic] (first appearance); Molly Hayes [Bruiser] (first appearance); The Pride (the 12 parents)(first appearance)
||At some point in their lives, all young people believe that they have something to runaway from home for? But what if it they REALLY do?
When six young friends discover that their parents all share a deep, dark secret, the shocked teens find strength in one another and together run away from their homes and straight into the adventure of their lives. [per solicitation]
||Brian K. Vaughan
||In Runaways: Pride & Joy (Marvel, 2004 series) #[nn]; in Runaways (Marvel, 2005 series) #1