- Len Wein
- Paris Cullins
- Bruce Patterson
- Anthony Tollin
- John Costanza
- Job Number:
- Blue Beetle [Ted Kord] (Origin recap); Firefist [Lyle Byrnes]; Dombrowski (firefighter); Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett] (Flashback); Jarvis Kord (Flashback); Angela Revere; Jeremiah Duncan; Melody Case; Conrad Carapax; Murray Takamoto; Lt. Max Fisher; Detective Frank Holt; Doctor Alchemy [Albert Desmond] (unnamed, not in costume, cameo)
- Blue Beetle comes out of retirement and his first case is against the arsonist Firefirst. After Firefist escapes their first encounter he burns down a firehouse. In the battle between Beetle and Firefist, Beetle is trapped in the burning firehouse.
Story continued next issue.
Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.
- Mark Evanier
- Mark Evanier discusses some of the ways writers and artists work together in creating a comic book.
Includes checklist for DC titles on sale week of March 13th, 1986.