Real Name: Unknown
Occupation: Special Response Unit (troubleshooter)
Affiliations: Tesladyne, Jenkins, Slam Hammer (Nazi Hunter)
Enemies: Baron Heinrich von Helsingard, Dr. Dinosaur, Dr. Nefarious
Known Relatives: None
Aliases: The Atomic Robot
Base of Operations: USA
First Appearance: Atomic Robo (Red 5 Comics, 2007)
Powers/Abilities: Robotic body is resistant to guns, fire, etc, and does not age. Presumably greater than human strength.
History: In the early 20th century, scientific genius Nikola Tesla built the Atomic Robot. Maintained by Tesladyne, a company set up to stop catastrophic abuses of science, Atomic Robo spent the subsequent decades fighting villains such the Nazi Baron von Helsingard and the reptilian Dr. Dinosaur, working as a Special Response Unit sanctioned by the UN to deal with problems regular troops couldn't handle. Sentient, Atomic Robo considers himself a Mecha American.
Comments: Created by Scott Wegener and Brian Clevinger. Image on left kindly supplied by Scott, used with his permission.
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
Atomic Man, Golden age hero
Atomics, heroes of Snap City
The Atomic Sub, Big Bang hero
Atomic Thunderbolt, Golden age hero
Atomic Tommy, British hero of the 1940's, given superstrength by an "atomic jacket"
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