Dr. Manhattan

Dr. Manhattan
Dex:  15   Str:  20   Body:   18
Int:  30   Will: 20   Mind:   30
Infl:  4   Aura: 15   Spirit: 10
Initiative: 49  Hero Points: 200

Growth: 20
Invulnerability: 35
Matter Manipulation: 35
Microscopic Vision: 25
Omni-Power: 25
Precognition: 50
Recall: 50
Sealed Systems: 50
Telekinesis: 25
Teleportation: 50

Gadgetry: 30
Scientist: 30

Advantages: Connections: U.S Government (High); Genius; Scholar (physics)

Drawbacks: Catastrophic Irrational Attraction to knowledge about the physical; world Public Identity

Alter Ego: Johnathan Osterman

Motivation: Unwanted Power
Occupation: Scientist
Wealth: 18

Source: 2nd Edition Background/Roster Book ,page 73; Watchmen Sourcebook, Pages 82, 93

Ed's Notes: “The superman exists and he's American.” 😶

BTW... Why do none of these guys have Advantage: Connection: Watchmen(High)?

I also feel like there should be a Drawbacks regarding his Precognition (and Recall) due to how he perceives time. Basically he can't use it to alter the future because, the him, the past, present and future are all happening simultaneously.

First Appearance: Watchmen #1 (September, 1986)


  1. I'm curious why Doc wasn't given at a few points,at least, of Dispersal. He walks through solid objects regularly. Unless a subfunction of Matter Manipulation allows this, and I have forgotten.

  2. I cannot imagine he'd waste HP on omnipower to simulate dispersal THAT regularly.