This continues the story of Firestorm after the events of Infinite Crisis #4. Jason Rusch meets up with Professor Stein in the Firestorm matrix. Together, they access the matrix so Professor Stein can learn the fate of Ronnie Raymond. Jason also learns what happened to him. Jason asks for help from the Professor to rebuild Firestorm to help during the Crisis.
Cover is an homage to Batman #156, Thor #127, Uncanny X-Men #136, Crisis on Infinite Earths #7.