Watchmen: The Black Hand Chronicle
alias Jon Osterman
DEX: 30 STR: 24 Spirit: 16
INT: 28 Will: 21 Infl: 21
Aura: 15 Body: 30 Mind: 29
Hero Points: 210
Growth: 20 Recall: 50 Telekinesis: 25
Matter Manipulation: 50 Teleportation: 50
Gadgetry: 30 Science: 30
Jonathan Osterman is born
Attends Princeton University in
New Jersey and eventually graduates with
a Ph.D. in Atomic Physics.
Osterman becomes an employee of
the Atomic research team at the Gila Flats
Research Facility in Arizona.
Believed killed in an August accident after
he was caught in a live Intrinsic Field
Test Chamber at the Gila Flats facility.
In November, Osterman reappears as a
blue, glowing superhuman with God-like
powers in the cafeteria of Gila Flats.
Renamed Dr. Manhattan
by the US government and revealed
to the World.
American developments in science, physics,
mechanics, defense, & civil technology
rapidly increase under Dr. Manhatttan’s guidance.
Changes his costume to a gimmicky
costumed vigilante style to satisfy his US
Department of Defense handlers concerns
about public image.
Joins the Crimebusters.
Richard M. Nixon becomes President
of the United States of America and vows
to send Dr. Manhattan to Vietnam.
Visits the Moon, transporting the
Apollo 11 mission in July.