Captain Atom (vol. 2) #1 (Mar. 1987):
“Point of Origin”
by Cary Bates, Pat Broderick, Bob Smith

Captain Atom (vol. 2) #1

Title: “Point of Origin”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Mar. 1987

Publisher: DC
Written by: Cary Bates
Art by: Pat Broderick, Bob Smith

4 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Captain Atom Captain Atom (Nathaniel Christopher Adam)
(lead character)
CBR Scale: U Catholic
Extreme Justice; L.A.W.... 
[major in U.S. Air Force]
DC 259
Babylon (Robert Long) supporting character scientist
  [assistant; bodyguard] DC 11
The General The General (Wade Eiling) villain
  Secret Society of Super Villains; The Injustice Gang...  DC 45
Ironside (Martin Allard) supporting character
  [military officer] DC 20

This publication is also known as: Captain Atom (vol. 1) #1. This is the first issue of the first Captain Atom series published by DC Comics. Some sources identify this publication as Captain Atom (vol. 1) #1. We identify this as Captain Atom volume 2 because this series is a continuation of the character introduced in Charlton's Captain Atom series. The Charlton characters were purchased by DC Comics and Charlton continuity was folded into the DC Universe.