Adrian Veidt

Ozymandias's powers and abilities

Genius Level Intellect

Veidt is referred to as the smartest man alive. His mental performance allows his mind to operate in the most efficient and rapid manner possible. One manifestation of this is his tactical genius; the ability to quickly process multiple information streams and rapidly respond to changing tactical situations. He is capable of creating numerous technologies to counter Dr. Manhattan. Veidt is able to view a wall filled floor to ceiling with television screens, each showing a different image he is able to pay attention to each one simultaneously.

Eidetic Memory

Veidt also possesses an eidetic memory, meaning that he never forgets anything and has perfect recall.


Mechanical Engineering


Veidt is fluent in English, Turkish, German, Russian and various other languages not shown.


Tactical Analysis

He had been widely considered one of, if not the greatest, tacticians on the planet. He is able to create a vast billion dollar International corporation with links to legitimate and criminal organization, all with the single purpose to bring world peace via the threat of a fake alien invasion.

Martial Arts

Veidt is an expert in hand-to-hand combat being very skilled in multiple martial arts. Fighting skills sufficient to hold off both Nite-Owl and Rorschach at the same time.


His years of training and experience even at age 40 have made him an expert acrobat.

Peak Human Condition