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Captain Atom (1987 DC) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 1
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.40) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1250485005

    In order to have his treason sentence commuted, Captain Nathaniel Adam takes part in a secret government experiment in 1968...and gets thrust 18 years into the future in "Point Of Origin". Script by Cary Bates, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. 40 pages of story. Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #2
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 2

    Captain Atom's first assignment has him infiltrating Plastique's French Canadian extremist operation in "Captain Atom...A True American Hero?" Script by Cary Bates, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Cameos by Superman, Batman, Firestorm and Blue Beetle. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #3
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 3

    Captain Atom tells his fabricated origin story on the show Nightzone With Tod Donner in "Blast From The Past". Script by Cary Bates, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #4
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 4

    Captain Atom's daughter is targeted, while Dr. Megala's shame finds its way into his dreams in "fathers' day". Script by Cary Bates, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #5
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 5

    It's nuclear power versus quantum power as Firestorm and Captain Atom clash, while Dr. Spectro is 'born' in "The Return Of Dr. Spectro". Script by Cary Bates, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #6
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 6

    Captain Atom battles his 'old' foe Dr. Spectro, while Tom Every resorts to blackmail at every turn in "A Piece Of The Lie". Script by Cary Bates, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #7
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 7

    Colonel Steve Trevor and Captain Atom head to Cambodia to retrieve the Ionizer, only to find Plastique after it too in "The Cutting Edge". Part 1 of 2, continued next issue. Script by Cary Bates, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #8
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 8

    Plastique and Captain Atom must work together to survive while on the run in Cambodia in "Live or Let Die?" Part 2 of 2, continued from the previous issue. Script by Cary Bates, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #9
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 9

    Paid assassin Bolt targets those present at Captain Nathaniel Adam's court-martial 20 years earlier in "Blood and Betrayal". Script by Cary Bates, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #10
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 10
    Published Dec 1987 by DC.

    While Captain Atom is away at the JLI embassy, Dr. Megala is taken hostage in "Wish you were here..." Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #11
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 11
    Published Jan 1988 by DC.

    Millennium Week 4. Captain Atom tries to reason with a Manhunter-influenced Firestorm in "a matter of choice!" Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Jerry Bingham cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #12
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 12
    Published Feb 1988 by DC.

    Convicted murderer Clifford Zmeck, having taken part in the Major Force Project in 1969, reappears 18 years later in "Sweet Dreams Major Force". Part 1 of 2, continued in Captain Atom Annual #1. Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #13
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 13
    Published Mar 1988 by DC.

    Christmas finds Captain Atom trying to save squatters during a fire, while General Eiling's father recounts his World War I encounter with Hans Von Hammer, the most infamous German airman of all, in "We Three Kings..." Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #14
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 14
    Published Apr 1988 by DC.

    In California on a job hunt, Captain Atom gets some help from Nightshade in dealing with industrial espionage in "Down Time". Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #15
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 15
    Published May 1988 by DC.

    Captain Atom enters the fray when the government stages a fight between Major Force and Dr. Spectro in "Slugfest". Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #16
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 16
    Published Jun 1988 by DC.

    Captain Atom and the JLI (consisting of Blue Beetle, Booster Gold, Black Canary and Mister Miracle) contend with a rogue Red Tornado in "The Big Blowout". Part 1 of 2, continued next issue. Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #17
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 17
    Published Jul 1988 by DC.

    Swamp Thing gets involved when Captain Atom and Red Tornado battle over his home in "Battle Beyond The Green". Part 2 of 2, continued from the previous issue. Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Appearances by Blue Beetle, Booster Gold, Black Canary, Mister Miracle (all of the JLI), Brainwave (of Infinity Inc.) and the Black Racer. Broderick/Smith cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #18
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 18
    Published Aug 1988 by DC.

    General Eiling is abducted, then subjected to a series of death traps, while Captain Atom contemplates whether to look for him in "Power Play". Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick/Smith cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #19
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 19
    Published Sep 1988 by DC.

    After getting a new job, Captain Atom decides to deal with some pesky drug dealers in "Life After The Dead". Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick/Smith cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #20
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 20
    Published Oct 1988 by DC.

    Captain Atom lies about his relationship with the original Blue Beetle to get the current Blue Beetle's help in "The Silver Lie". Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pablo Marcos, inks by Frank McLaughlin. Cover mistakenly credits interior art to Pat Broderick and Bob Smith. Broderick/Smith cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #21
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 21
    Published Nov 1988 by DC.

    Captain Atom hires himself out as a mercenary, only to find himself caught up in the rebels' cause in "The Captain's Word Is Law!" Part 1 of 2, continued next issue. Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Steve Mitchell. Plastique. Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #22
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 22
    Published Dec 1988 by DC.

    Captain Atom's disarmament plan in Central America is opposed by many, including Nightshade and Plastique, in "Capt. Atom Goes To War!" Part 2 of 2, continued from the previous issue. Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Maxwell Lord cameo. Broderick/Smith cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #23
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 23
    Published Dec 1988 by DC.

    Emerging from the energy spectrum of the quantum field, the Ghost causes trouble for Captain Atom and Dr. Megala in "Prey For The Dead". Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Broderick/Smith cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #24
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 24
    Published Jan 1989 by DC.

    Invasion: First Strike! After being made Commander-In-Chief of Earth's super-hero forces during the alien invasion, Captain Atom takes part in a mission to deliver a blow to the aliens' fleet in "War-Day". Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Invasion-related story threads involving Captain Atom continue in Superman #27, Wonder Woman #26 and Invasion #2. Broderick/Smith cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #25
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 25
    Published Jan 1989 by DC.

    Invasion: Aftermath. Captain Atom must keep tabs on a frustrated, attention-starved and not to mention dangerous Major Force in "Slow Burn". Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Invasion-related story thread continues in Invasion #3. Booster Gold, Blue Beetle, Mister Miracle cameos. Broderick/Smith cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #26
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 26
    Published Feb 1989 by DC.

    Mister Miracle, Blue Beetle and Booster Gold deduce that Captain Atom's been lying to them all along, and decide to confront him about it in "Captain Atom: Exposed!" Part 1 of 3, continued next issue. Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #27
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 27
    Published Mar 1989 by DC.

    In "Truth and Consequences", Captain Atom reveals the truth to his JLI teammates Booster Gold, Mister Miracle and Blue Beetle before getting their help against the Cambodian. Part 2 of 3, continued from the previous issue. Story concludes next issue. Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Bob Smith. Bolt cameo. Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #28
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 28
    Published Apr 1989 by DC.

    The mastermind behind the conspiracy against Captain Atom stands revealed in "Final Conflict". Part 3 of 3, continued from the previous issue. Script by Cary Bates, co-plot by Greg Weisman, pencils by Pat Broderick, inks by Romeo Tanghal. The Ghost, Bolt, the Cambodian, Blue Beetle, Booster Gold, Mister Miracle. Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #29
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 29
    Published May 1989 by DC.

    Captain Atom gets involved when Chester King tries to kill his former employer, Edmund Wiley, for his role in the death of a squatter in "A Contrite Heart..." Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #30
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 30
    Published Jun 1989 by DC.

    Continued from Suicide Squad # 30. The Janus Directive, Part 11 of 11. Captain Atom can't enjoy a vacation with friends and family when Black Manta rears his head in "Troubles in Paradise". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Nightshade, Elongated Man, Amanda Waller cameos. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #31
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 31
    Published Jul 1989 by DC.

    Captain Atom is suspicious of Rocket Red's appeal for help in saving some renegade Rocket Reds in "Unwelcome Guests..." Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #32
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 32
    Published Aug 1989 by DC.

    When Randy Eiling is taken hostage, it's up to Captain Atom and General Eiling to head a rescue operation in "Shut Down Hard". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Major Force. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #33
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 33
    Published Sep 1989 by DC.

    Captain Atom heads to Gotham City to see how a hero without powers fights crime in "Source Material". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Batman, Scarecrow, Commissioner Gordon. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #34
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 34
    Published Oct 1989 by DC.

    When Dr. Spectro kidnaps Catherine Cobert, it's up to a powerless Captain Atom to rescue her in "Powerless". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, art by Tom Grindberg. Justice League Europe cameo. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #35
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 35
    Published Nov 1989 by DC.

    Captain Atom and Major Force team up to track down the missing Silver Shield in "...Show On The Road!" Part 1 of 2, continued next issue. Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #36
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 36
    Published Dec 1989 by DC.

    Dr. Megala, Anton Sarrok and the Silver Shield recount the origins of the object which crash landed on Earth in "The Secret Origin Of Everyone!" Part 2 of 2, continued from the previous issue. Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Major Force. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #37
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 37
    Published Jan 1990 by DC.

    Captain Atom is thrust 23 hours into the future during his fight with the Atomic Skull in "Lost Time". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #38
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 38
    Published Feb 1990 by DC.

    Red Tornado and Captain Atom are on Chester King and the Silver Shield's trail, with the Black Racer not too far behind, in "Haunted". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Justice League Europe cameo. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #39
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 39
    Published Mar 1990 by DC.

    Captain Atom asks for Dr. Megala's help on behalf of Red Tornado, while Megala requires Captain Atom's aid to stay alive in "Scorecard". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Major Force. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #40
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 40
    Published Apr 1990 by DC.

    Captain Atom, Major Force and Dr. Spectro invade Kobra's lair when Allard and Babylon go missing in "(Borrowed) Venom". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. The Ghost, the Cambodian. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #41
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 41
    Published May 1990 by DC.

    Captain Atom asks for Red Tornado, Silver Shield and Chester King's help in reaching the soul-realm on his 50th birthday in "Happy Birthday, Old Soul!" Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Ken Penders, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Metamorpho, the Black Racer. Rafael Kayanan cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #42
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 42
    Published Jun 1990 by DC.

    Captain Atom must face his own pride, wrath, sloth and lust as he traverses Mount Purgatory on his way to paradise in "The Long Journey Home". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. The Black Racer, Phantom Stranger, Death, Rick Flag, Destiny. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #43
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 43
    Tags: Blackest Night (part 00C)
    Published Jul 1990 by DC.

    NOTE: Featuring a rare early appearance by Nekron, the Big Bad from Blackest Night - Captain Atom battles Nekron in a bid to return to the material world, while someone from Wade Eiling's past comes looking for revenge in "It's Always Something". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. The Ghost. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #44
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 44
    Published Aug 1990 by DC.

    Queen Bee contracts Plastique to assassinate a member of the Bialyan Freedom Council, prompting Captain Atom to intervene in "Girl Trouble". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Crimson Fox, Sue Dibny cameos. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #45
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 45
    Published Sep 1990 by DC.

    Martin Allard is brainwashed by the Ghost into attacking Major Force and Wade Eiling in "The Anatomy of A Super-Villain". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Luke McDonnell, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Pat Broderick/Tanghal cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #46
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 46
    Published Oct 1990 by DC.

    Superman, Captain Atom and Major Force find themselves on the alien Kylstar's spaceship in "Men of Steel". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Michael Adams, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Ed Hannigan/Jose Marzan Jr. cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #47
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 47
    Published Nov 1990 by DC.

    Captain Atom and Randy Eiling head to Cambodia to put a stop to Kru and his renegades' plans in "Sons and Traitors". Script by Sarah E. Byam, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Ed Hannigan/Jose Marzan Jr. cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #48
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 48
    Published Dec 1990 by DC.

    Captain Atom enters the Astral Plane in an effort to find Red Tornado in "The Hunt for Red Tornado". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. Phantom Stranger cameo. Ed Hannigan cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #49
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 49
    Published Jan 1991 by DC.

    It's intrigue, deception, love and loyalty as Jean Loring prosecutes "The Trial of Plastique: A Love Story". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, art by Michael Adams. Nightshade, Amanda Waller, Dr. Spectro cameos. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #50
    Captain Atom (1987 DC) 50
    Published Feb 1991 by DC.

    All the players are maneuvered into place for the final battle between Captain Atom's forces and the Ghost's cult of evil in "My Redemption". Script by Cary Bates and Greg Weisman, pencils by Rafael Kayanan, inks by Romeo Tanghal. The Cambodian, Ironfire, Plastique, the Black Racer, Justice League, Red Tornado. 44 pages of story. Pat Broderick cover. Cover price $2.00.