This series was formerly titled The Fury of Firestorm, which ran for 64 issues.
The numbering continues as Firestorm, the Nuclear Man with issue #65 (Nov. 1987). Starting with issue #84 the indicia drops the comma, becoming Firestorm the Nuclear Man until issue #93 becomes simply Firestorm until its cancellation at issue #100 (Aug. 1990).
Writer John Ostrander took the reigns of the title, he moved forward from much of what had occurred in the previous issues. Ostrander introduced characters such as Mikhail Arkadin and focused on Firestorm's role as a fire elemental.