It's Not Easy Being Firestorm! is the seventy-first episode of Batman: The Brave and the Bold.

Air DateEdit

April 7, 2012


Batman, Aquaman and Martian Manhunter use simulations of Lex Luthor, Giganta, Grodd, Sinestro, Cheetah, Grundy, Brainiac, Riddler, Scarecrow, Toyman, Black Manta, Bizarro and Captain Cold to train the Outsiders (Black Lightning, Katana, Metamorpho, Geo-Force and Halo) at the JLI watchtower.

Main PlotEdit

After helping Batman on a last night battle with Gentleman Ghost, Firestorm has 3 things to do at school, 1: help Batman deal with criminals, 2: see Jason's girlfriend, Gehenna at her piano concert, and 3: deal with Multiplex, his new enemy who is tired of being a janitor.


  • Ronnie Raymond is now a science teacher.
  • Criminals Firestorm helped Batman with: Gentleman Ghost, Mr. Freeze, Clayface and Dr. Phosphorus.
  • Rick D. Wasserman uses Lord Infernicus' tone from Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated on Dr. Phosphorus.
  • Alvin Rusch's personality is toned down, as he and Sylvie are remained married in this version from the comics.




  • Diedrich Bader as Batman
  • Bumper Robinson as Black Lightning
  • Tara Strong as Katana
  • Scott Menville as Metamorpho
  • Hunter Parrish as Geo-Force
  • Colleen O'Shaughnessy as Halo
  • John DiMaggio as Aquaman/Mr. Freeze
  • Nicolas Guest as Martian Manhunter
  • Tyler James Williams as Firestorm
  • Bill Fagerbakke as Ronnie Raymond
  • Amy Birnbaum as Gehenna Hewitt
  • Kevin Michael Richardson as Alvin Rusch/Clayface
  • Kimberly Brooks as Sylvie Rusch
  • Roger Rose as Superman
  • Jeffrey Combs as Danton Black/Multiplex
  • Greg Ellis as Gentleman Ghost
  • Rick D. Wasserman as Dr. Phosphorus