However, the son of Canary and original universe's Green Arrow, Connor Queen returns to rescue Wildcat from an impostor Batman, with Harley accompanying him. 's science advisor,[59] although he appears to have retained his abilities. Unlike most versions, Ray's suit does not solely shrink himself and other obejcts; instead, it was originally designed as a combat exosuit with blasters, capable of flight. [16] However, Palmer returned to play a very important role in the Countdown limited series. He shows the monitor renderings where Colony is standing in front of the hospital where is father his and he is going to kill him. Labs scientist, who frequently aids Superman and the other heroes.[71][72][73][74]. [7] Schwartz, after seeing the drawings, had the belt added, a detail Kane said he disliked since "it broke up the costume lines. The prototype matrix later became his costume.[13]. Ray receives a call from Oracle to trace the monitor renderings, but Hawkman is being attacked by the Colony squad that miniaturize into Hawkman's body. What is your Power Of The Atom comic book worth? Cost of domestic U.S. shipping on first comic is $3.75. During the battle, Palmer is chosen as a deputy officer of the Indigo Tribe to be more effective against Nekron's forces. One notable student under Palmer was Ronnie Raymond, who, without the knowledge of elements of Martin Stein, found difficulty in fully employing his abilities as Firestorm. In Countdown to Final Crisis, The Search for Ray Palmer and Countdown: Arena (2007), a number of alternate versions of Ray are introduced. [28], Palmer helps the heroes escape via a phone line, and then brings them to the JSA, who were also being attacked by Black Lanterns. Captain Atom has demonstrated atomic transmutation powers similar to Firestorm, as he was able to turn both Maul and Engineer back to their human forms and once turned Green Arrow's quivers into butterflies. They manage to fix the belt buckle and he returns to normal size when in Colony's base. Ray Palmer (1985 - 2011) He destroys Ray's belt buckle's white dwarf matter and kills himself. This ability is not restricted to him, as he is also capable of reducing the size of other people or objects he is in contact with. Ray chooses to save Hawkman to leave the Colony's base while the other Colony escapes and kidnaps Ray's father. He was then instrumental in the liberation of Kandor, gaining access to the bottle by 'hiding' inside Lara- the daughter of Superman and Wonder Woman- when she confronted Brainiac, slipping inside the bottle to break it from the inside and allowing the Kryptonians within to gain superpowers to defeat Brainiac. [50] Ray eventually finds Dwarfstar in a hospital, where he is recovering from the severe injuries he sustained from his torture at the hands of Giganta (Ryan's ex-girlfriend). As a member of the Indigo Tribe, Ray possessed an indigo power ring powered by compassion, which provided him with flight, energy projection, and a protective force field. He later uses his size-shifting abilities to assist Superman in visiting the Bottle City of Kandor, during which he wears a protective suit similar to the Atom costume. Using a diamond engagement ring, Palmer enlarges the hole sufficiently and descends to the floor to try to alert the others of the escape route before dying. Armed with this knowledge, Ray leaves to inform the Justice League. The two heroes briefly acquainted during the battle, and begin to develop a friendship. This is accomplished by using the remnants of a white-dwarf star made into a belt buckle worn with his costume. [9] Fox said in 1979, "I doubt that any feedback from Bails or Thomas had very much of an influence, though always kept their ideas in the back of our minds. Ray Palmer took the name during the Silver Age, a physics professor at Ivy University who developed equipment to shrink himself … This is all talk, mind you — nothing definite. Ryan then returns to the realm of the living after appropriating Ray's hand that Barracuda severed during their battle, to create a new body for him after they defeat Barracuda. 1 History 1.1 Conflicting Allegiance 2 Powers and abilities 3 Background information 4 Appearances 4.1 Justice League Unlimited 5 References 6 External links When the Justice League extended invitations to the heroes of Earth following the Thanagarian invasion, Captain Nathaniel … He has been shown to punch through concrete walls, crush an exam table and break the axle of a car that is moving at high speed. Palmer also develops a mental link with the white dwarf matter to which he has been regularly exposed. He tells her to keep his involvement in the deployment of the troops a secret, and asks that she help him find a way to legitimately resurrect Hawkman and Hawkgirl. Cost of domestic U.S. shipping on first comic is $3.75. Compression destabilizes an object's molecular structure, however, causing it to explode. The Atom is a superhero who is a member of the Justice League of America. He has also shown the ability to allow others to shrink down with him if the situation requires it, such as when he shrank himself, Superman, Flash, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman and Plastic Man to repair the links between seven shattered subatomic particles, or shrinking Steel, Supergirl and Superboy to directly treat a kryptonite tumor in Superman's body. Ryan Choi (2016-present) "[10], His alter ego, Ray Palmer, is an homage to science-fiction magazine editor Raymond A. She's a S.T.A.R. [29] Palmer made a futile attempt to stop one of the black rings from turning Damage's corpse into an undead before Jean used his own technology to shrink him, Mera, and herself into the fully transformed Damage's ring. [43] David explains that the robotic insects are caretakers. [39] Ray manages to grab Calculator and shrinks to return to Oracle's base. Once safe, Uncle David tells Ray about the Colony. [23], During the Final Crisis, Palmer returns to New Earth and works with Choi again to aid in the efforts to evacuate the last free humans. [62] He subsequently assists Superman in costume during Superman's fight with Vandal Savage. Power of the Atom (1988 series) #7. The Atom would take on new enemies during this period, such as Humbug, a sentient robot in control of an army of duplicates of itself, and Strobe, a technological armor-clad crook. The Atom is one of the few heroes in the DC Universe that has 100% control over his body on the molecular level (Plastic Man being another), thus making him exponentially more powerful than he is often portrayed; he is limited only by his application of his powers. [31] Deadman saves Palmer and Mera by briefly possessing Jean, allowing them to escape and join the heroes against Nekron and his army. In the sequel, the Flash and the Atom are briefly sent to the Earth of the Crime Syndicate of America during the dimensional anomalies caused by the limbo cell, with the Atom observing that the Syndicate's tendency to steal everything they have prevents them from understanding the true nature of their current threat. Neither character achieved major popularity, and even in their heyday were mostly supporting characters, often with Palmer as a specialist in size alteration who was often needed to access extremely confined areas only he could access. Around this same time, an unnamed teenager with powers similar to Palmer joins the Teen Titans under the name Molecule. [4], Schwartz wrote Bails on January 6 saying he had already been planning a new version of the Atom, in the vein of National's reimagined Golden Age superheroes the Flash and Green Lantern, and had already asked artist Gil Kane to sketch designs. 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The original was Al Pratt during the Golden Age, a diminutive man with superhuman strength; he was a founding member of the Justice Society. As the lens is covered with cave moisture, Palmer believes this has altered the beam to allow this strange effect. Following the events of Zero Hour, the Atom gained the ability to also grow in size and internalizes his other abilities without the use of his white dwarf star-based apparatus. The intent is for Jack Drake to kill some random attacker, but both manage to kill each other. He tries to warn Ryan about something, but the footage cuts out abruptly before he can finish. With his exit from the Teen Titans, the group disbands. Jessica Palmer is featured as a recurring character in the comic book continuation of the Smallville television series. Ray forgives his father and apologizes for giving him a rough life before he overhears a firefighter rescue service, as he is a capable hero once more. He also becomes consort to their princess, Laethwyn. Palmer has been a member of the Justice League, Teen Titans, Suicide Squad and Indigo Tribe. After many adventures together, Ray disappears and Ryan is scolded when Ray cancels classes for the fifth day in a row. Joining the battle between Hal Jordan, Barry Allen, and the Black Lanterns, Palmer is set upon by Black Lanterns Ralph and Sue Dibny, who use his guilt over Jean's actions to try to feed on his compassion-filled heart. [1] Early comics-fandom pioneer Jerry Bails wrote to the National Comics editor Julius Schwartz in December 1960 outlining an updated version of Al Pratt, the company's 1940s Golden Age Atom. His technology was instrumental in destroying the Centre when the Flash bathes the alien in the beam and it explodes. The character was created by editor and co-plotter Julius Schwartz, writer Gardner Fox and penciler Gil Kane. He decides to use this effect to become a superhero. After helping his successor to once again save Ivy Town, he returns to the Multiverse with a new sense of fulfillment, leaving his town in the hands of a new, capable hero. His amazing quantum power actually allowed him to create enough force to create … Failing to escape, Ray is forced by the scientist to bring the white dwarf matter. Written by Jeff Lemire with art by Mahmud Asrar, the co-feature focused on Ray Palmer's early life. During the fight, the Colony dies by incineration from the white dwarf matter. When Jason gets into a confrontation with Ronnie Raymond over Gehenna's death, Ray steps in and tries to stop it. When subsequent experiments still result in objects exploding, Palmer concludes some unknown force in his own body allows him to safely size-shift. Most of the mass lies within another dimension. Raymond "Ray" Palmer, is a physicist and professor at Ivy University in the fictional city of Ivy Town, somewhere in New England, specializing in matter compression as a means to fight overpopulation, famine and other world problems. ", "Arrow/Flash Superhero Team-Up Spinoff In Works At CW; Brandon Routh, Victor Garber, Wentworth Miller, Caity Lotz Star", "Legends Of Tomorrow ends a chaotic season with something sweet and storybook simple", "CASSIDY'S BLACK CANARY, ATOM & MORE WILL APPEAR IN "VIXEN" SEASON 2", "Wizard's top 200 characters. The Atom dies sacrificing himself to kill Darkseid, riding a burst of photons through the villain's invisible force field and into his optic nerve, then discharging white dwarf radiation into Darkseid's four-lobed brain. Ray then manages to save his father and David and shrinks the bomb before it had a chance to detonate. as S.H.A.D.E. In JLA: The Nail and Another Nail, Atom often stands on Flash's shoulder, following Hawkman's death. The League starts to help Ray's investigation to find Ryan's whereabouts. [70] After getting Superman back to his prison room, the Atom is tasked to get inside Harley Quinn's head to disable the explosive's blue wire on her head and locate where Ra'as Al-Ghul's League of Assassins and impostor Batman's Suicide Squads are in South America. However, upon entering the lens' beam, he finds himself returned to normal size and without danger of exploding. $1.00 . Palmer bequeathes his size-changing belt and role as Ivy Town's protector to Jean's new husband, Hoben. [34] Ray's involvement of secret resurrect remains unknown. Appearances • Images • Gallery • Quotes. In the attempt, he fails to anticipate that the connection will involve satellite relay and the unexpectedly arduous trip causes him to remain at approximately three feet high and without his costume's size changing equipment. [12] A retcon in Brightest Day: The Atom Special (July 2010) removes the influence of his exotic physical makeup, tying his survival instead to the discovery of a compression matrix, a fabric able to spread the effects of the ray on the entire body, stabilizing it. Already super strong at his normal size — 7 ft 6 in, or 2.3 m — (though recently he has been depicted as being of a more normal height when not using his powers), Atom Smasher's strength and density increase proportionately to whatever size he chooses (it was explained in JSA #75 that his muscles and bones actually break and reform as they grow in order to achieve these great heights). The converter, when switched, would flash to the Krypto… After the Atom does it, Heat Wave crushes his skull with his fingers.[69]. There, he meets Hawkman (Katar Hol pre-Hawkworld, Carter Hall post-Hawkworld), one of his closest friends in the superhero community. Using semiconductors to control the current digitally, this breakthrough unlocks a future where power is smartly controlled and exponentially safer. Ray Palmer’s Atom belt (later called a “bio-belt”) was the source of his powers and served the same purpose for Adam Cray and Ryan Choi. Brandon Routh portrays Dr. Raymond "Ray" Palmer / The Atom in The CW's Arrowverse. [48] He discovers Ryan's DNA cell is not a match. Raymond Palmer was born to David and Sandy Palmer in 1981 in Ivy Town and had a twin brother, Sydney. Raymond "Ray" Palmer, is a physicist and professor at Ivy University in the fictional city of Ivy Town, somewhere in New England, specializing in matter compression as a means to fight overpopulation, famine and other world problems. The Atom's new growth powers were instrumental in the battle against Sekhmet of the Millennium Giants. As a former member of the Justice League, Palmer viewed his affiliation with the Teen Titans as a step backward. [49] Later, Ray discovers evidence that Dwarfstar had a hand in Ryan's death, and vows to find him and make him pay. Meeting the Jean of Earth-51 and the Justice League again for the first time, Palmer is found on a world where the heroes have been able to eradicate supercrime and create a utopian Earth (later revealed to have been the result of this reality's Batman murdering all of this world's super-criminals after the Joker killed Jason Todd). [19] Palmer hitches a ride from within Jimmy. TE2101 Although the Indigo Tribe eschews formal uniforms for tribal patterns over simple garments, Ray Palmer's costume is turned into a close approximation of the tattered Sword of the Atom clothings he had used in the past. [29], Some of The Atom's more impressive feats include shrinking into Superman's bloodstream and manually rearranging his molecules to create Kryptonite and defusing Black Lantern Al Pratt's Atomic Punch and resizing within him, ripping his body apart in the process.[29]. I have seen art samples of how he will look. Palmer.[11]. [33], In July 2010 Ray Palmer had a Brightest Day one-shot that led to a co-feature in Adventure Comics. Later, Ray returns his father home. Cray agrees, steals Paul Hoben's size-changing belt, and joins the Suicide Squad. Ray Palmer took the name during the Silver Age, a physics professor at Ivy University who developed equipment to shrink himself down to subatomic levels while maintaining regular mass. [44], When Ray refused, Hawkman prevents Colony from attacking Ray's father. He also demonstrated the ability to make his costume appear and disappear at will by shifting its atoms between this dimension and another. Ray Palmer is a scientist, superhero and longtime Justice League member who devised a means of miniaturization through dwarf star matter technology. It was announced at SOE live in August 2014 that Atomic will be a new healer power set around early 2015. [36] At the start of the Brightest Day event, Ray and Stein are seen at the funeral of Gehenna, the girlfriend and partner of the second Firestorm, Jason Rusch. [67] He has been shown to be able to ride phone lines to his destination by dialing a number and traveling through the handset (his signature use of his power), and recently shrinking small enough to travel on photon signals through fiber optic cable. The group primarily battled the Veil, an anti-alien organization that employed Deathstroke and Dark Nemesis, but it's revealed that their leader Pylon was actually a H'San Natall. Back in the early 1990s, DC Comics used the “Bloodlines” crossover as an excuse to create a bevy of new superheroes and villains. This power can be used instinctively or through concentration. With this belt, the wearer can shrink down to microscopic and even subatomic levels while retaining their normal size mass and strength, resulting in … Much later, he gains the innate equivalent powers within his own body. However, in his experiments this matter would then explode. The DNA cell came to someone else. In the 2004-05 limited series Identity Crisis, Jean Loring kills Sue Dibny, the wife of the Elongated Man. Compression destabilizes an object's molecular structure, however, causing it to explode. He becomes field leader of a new group of Teen Titans, composed of hybrids of human beings and the H'San Natall, after a chance meeting with Isaiah Crockett on his first day attending Ivy University. Iconic Powers are special powers, which are uniquely associated with specific DC Universe characters. She also arranges a hit on Tim Drake's father which is carried out by Captain Boomerang (Digger Harkness). [2] Bails and future Marvel Comics editor-in-chief Roy Thomas collaborated on a suggested version that incorporated elements of a Golden Age hero, Quality Comics' Doll Man. He was inspired to become an engineer and inventor after watching Star Wars as a child. David also tells Ray that he could not leave and could not work on the projects on his own, he shows Ray how to travel using the astrology orb called the ant farm to see a mini-planet of microscopic nature. He warns Hall of the consequences of mindwiping Batman and of harassing criminals over a crime that is perpetrated by Jean, one of their own. Instead, Palmer shrank the five agents to six-inch height and the CIA would employ them as a group called Micro/Squad. Ryan Choi, a student of Physics in Hong Kong that corresponded with Ray Palmer via mail in the past, found a copy of his costume and shrinking device to become the current Atom. [21], Palmer later (after much cajoling) joins Donna, Kyle, and Forager in their new mission as border guards to the Multiverse, realizing that there is nothing left for him on Earth anymore. [13] With Ray's father in the hospital, Ray discovers his father had a stroke and his investigation of technology had been stolen. He was brought back as Carter Hall (who is an Egyptian archaeologist), whilst his lover was reborn as Shiera Sanders. [22] However, Palmer returns home to New Earth one more time, upon realizing that his old nemesis Chronos had taken his identity to mislead a young pretender to his identity, Ryan Choi. The living embodiment of "Size doesn't matter," the Atom unleashes all the power of his namesake against evil. [60] His shrinking technology enables S.H.A.D.E. [51] Later, he asked Batman (Dick Grayson) to get revenge on Deathstroke for murdering Ryan. He also had several time travel adventures by means of Professor Alpheus V. Hyatt's Time Pool. Palmer has fought against several alien and supernatural threats, as well as having his own rogues gallery: his arch enemy is Chronos the Time Bandit, the menace of the Bug-Eyed Bandit, the dangerous eco-terrorist Floronic Man, and the miniature misguided Bat-Knights of Elvaran. [40] When Ray arrives, he goes to rescue Prof. Hyatt. He is the brother of Sydney Palmer, who in at least one version of the future, is considered to be the father of the robotics industry. The Atom has been played in various TV series by Alfie Wise and John Kassir. Ray PalmerAppearances • Images • Gallery • Quotes, The Atom is a legacy super-hero name, primarily associated with the ability to shrink in size. [53] The Justice League battle against the Titans in Khandaq, where Ray seriously injures Deathstroke for killing his friend. DC. DC. This hero certainly proves the adage that good things come in small packages. Hawkman was originally an egyptian prince named Khufu, who had a spouse named Chay-Ara, Khufu feuded with Egyptian priest Hath Set who was later responsible for their deaths, (but because they were killed by an Nth Metal weapon with special properties, instead of going to the afterlife, both him and his lover were instead reincarnated). [42] After the battle the Colony died from incineration as it did before but, Ray managed to save him using his stable white dwarf matter. [27] Palmer is later revealed to have shrunk into Hawkman's ring, escaping certain death. Ray had a lonely childhood, though he got through it by immersing himself in Arthurian lore, fancying himself as \"Sir Galahad\" and naming his personal playground in the woods after the legendary Camelot. They would also face Jugular (hired by the H'San Natall) and Loren Jupiter's son Jarrod, aka Haze. Palmer follows her. In the alternate timeline of the Flashpoint event, the Atom lost a leg to radiation poisoning and became a corrections officer in Doom Prison, acting as a controller of Amazo. Following the events of Flashpoint and the editorial decision to reboot the entire DC lineup, Captain Atom has undergone some minor redesigns after being relaunched in a new series. Atom | DC The living embodiment of "Size doesn't matter," the Atom unleashes all the power of his namesake against evil. After Blacksnake is defeated, the Cabal employs Task Force X II to murder him in order to protect their secrets. [64] When Batman begins recruiting for his new Justice League of America, he chooses Ray as one the members of the new league, however when he enters Ray's office he finds Ryan instead. Dr. Raymond Carson "Ray" Palmer, born 1981, knighted Sir Raymond of the Palms by Queen Guinevere of Camelot, is a businessman and the former CEO of Palmer Technologies, previously known as Queen Consolidated. He fights them off and, summoning the powers of a Green Lantern, destroys Jean. He seeks out Oracle to find the Calculator, Oracle manages to trace a data line, and Ray enters through the internet where he then encounters the Calculator and interrogates him to find out the dealers are. In JLA: Age of Wonder, Ray Palmer worked with a science consortium whose members at one point included Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla. During the crisis, Palmer meets Damage, son of Al Pratt, the first hero to be called Atom. Ray then engages Deathstroke in an epic battle, but Ray is being pulled by the mysterious voice of Telos to fight opposite Angor universe's Barracuda. Intrigued at this turn of events, Ray jumped on Metron's chair, which took him to the Grandmaster's base. Ray and Sydney often fought … Palmer creates a belt tool to control his miniaturization to subatomic size with an emergency backup mechanism in his gloves, and develops a costume that he can wear at most times that only becomes visible when he shrinks significantly. Ray subsequently regains his original age and memories and loses his new powers after he begins to rapidly age and Waverider has to use DNA taken prior to his rejuvenation to restore him to his original state. Atom is then invited to visit undead Hawkman in order to discuss his heartache over his wife. While Ray's father is recovering, Ray reveals to David that he planted the white dwarf meteor into a nano-liquid to make the Colony's headquarters shrink. He ends up reliving Sue Dibny's death, and is then attacked by various Black Lantern Morlaidhans, the minuscule race he befriended during Sword of the Atom. The group tracks Palmer to Earth-51, where he assumes the life of its native Palmer after his life is cut short during his studies of the Multiverse and discovery of the looming Crisis. Ray informs Ryan that upon arrival he will also meet with someone who he himself has encountered. This time, instead of a belt, Palmer uses an encephalotronic grid in the costume's headpiece to control the costume. But, the Colony followed them to David's hideout and travels to the ant farm Ray then engages them in an epic battle. Joining Batman during a raid in Stryker's Island by League of Assassins and impostor Batman's Suicide Squad, he enters Superman's brain after he breaks out of cell. In desperation, Palmer secretly uses the lens he has carried with him to shrink himself in order to be able to climb through a small opening in the fallen rocks sealing the cave, knowing he will likely explode. [56], In the Convergence crossover, when the alternate Brainiac miniaturized the universe of the New Earth, Ray Palmer, who had been in a mental state with his powers to increase size affected since imprisoned in the dome, sends out a broadcast message that he will pursue Deathstroke for Ryan Choi's murder. She then enters her trance, while Palmer fights off Black Lanterns Hawkman and Hawkgirl by temporarily becoming an Orange Lantern, loudly proclaiming "I want my friends back!" Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Immortality (Type 1), Flight, Matter Manipulation, Energy Manipulation, Time Manipulation, Energy Absorption, Telepathy, Spatial Manipulation, Quantum Manipulation, Forcefield Creation, Time Travel, Resistance to Absolute Zero, Magic and Mind Manipulation, control of the Quantum Field DC Comics would not reveal Palmer's whereabouts since his disappearance at the end of Identity Crisis. The Atom debuted in Showcase #34 (cover-dated Oct. 1961) from the DC Comics precursor, National Comics. [3] Eventual Atom writer Gardner Fox wrote Bails on January 1, 1961, stating that Schwartz passed along Bails' letter to him. [25], On the night of the superhero's memorial day, Palmer asks Hawkman to visit Jean's grave to be honored as a fallen member of the community, but Hawkman refuses because of what she did in Identity Crisis. During the prison break, the Atom's control is pulled out by Eel O'Brian and Heat Wave who then force him to retrieve their weapons. Palmer explains he needs time away, and shrinks himself again after Hall agrees to keep the meeting secret.[15]. Atomic was mentioned in the April 2013 Developer Webcast as being a different power set than Quantum. This enables him to transfer his mass into an unknown dimension which allows him to alter his size and weight just by thinking about it. 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