Script: Larry Lieber
Art: Dick Ayers
Lettering: Art Simek
From up-and-to-the-right to down-and-to-the-left. Dick Ayers is really showing off his amazing panel compositions here...
However, this is the first time that Johnny has gone full-on nova with his powers, despite using them to blind the Miracle Man in issue #3, and threatening to go near-nova a couple of times. The idea behind this powers is that it's a super-hot, almost explosive blast of his powers, using all of his energy to great effect but leaving him spent.
I sure hope, based on the angle of his descent, that he doesn't want to go into the water...
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