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  • Published: 15 December 2016
  • ISBN: 9781401265786
  • Imprint: DC Comics
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • RRP: $24.99

Firestorm The Nuclear Man



The original, 1970s tales that introduced Firestorm, one of the key heroes of BRIGHTEST DAY, are collected for the first time.

Originally introduced in 1978, Firestorm is the heroic identity of high school student Ronnie Raymond. After Raymond is nearly tricked into blowing up a nuclear reactor, he encounters Professor Martin Stein, and together, they are caught in a nuclear incident. Their personalities merged, forming the being called Firestorm, with Raymond in command but Stein also present as a guiding force in their adventures.

  • Published: 15 December 2016
  • ISBN: 9781401265786
  • Imprint: DC Comics
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • RRP: $24.99

About the authors

Jimmy Palmiotti

Jimmy Palmiotti is a multi-award winning, multifaceted comic creator. He is a co-founder of Event Comics, Black Bull Media, Marvel Knights as well as Paperfilms. Palmiotti entered the field as an inker, but at DC he quickly demonstrated his versatility as a writer,  authoring such titles as MONOLITH,  21 DOWN, THE RESISTANCE as well as Painkiller Jane, which was developed into a series for Syfy. In addition to being the co-writer of acclaimed series such as MANHUNTER, UNCLE SAM AND THE FREEDOM FIGHTERS and JONAH HEX, Palmiotti has since further broadened his comic vision beyond the printed page, co-scripting the story behind the successful Midway video game Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe.

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