It is later revealed that Magnum had stolen Vibranium from Wakanda and killed the Panther's father in a revolt. Later that week, Obadiah Stane holds the Stark International Guardsmen Expo where he will reveal the Firepower armor. Murdock does not appear on camera. Now Tony must survive Rhona's D. Meanwhile Tony loses faith in his father after learning from Nick Fury that he made weapons for S. Though successful, there is an unexpected consequence, back at Project Pegasus having consumed all available data, the Technovore is close to burning itself out just as Tony planned. Fix, the armor displays sentient ability, putting itself into attack mode.
Tony reveals this to the world, and with the help of Rhodey defeats Force and Shockwave. Note 2: Attorney is specifically mentioned in this episode. With it, they capture Iron Man and begin analyzing the suit. Rhodey and Stark doubt she actually saw Thor. But, this causes the civilians to start hating Tony. The evil and dark Half seeks out to destroy Iron Man and conquer the world while the good and light half tries to warn Tony and help him. Rhodey abandons the suit, and Happy, finding it empty, puts it on.
And while Gene tries to track down his 'friends,' he's left alone with memories of his mother, the person who introduced him to his destiny, his birthright: the Makluan Rings. Tony cannot even see the invisible and untouchable Ghost coming, but he's got a guardian angel, whether he likes it or not: Madame Masque, telling him that her father hired the Ghost to kill Tony, she posed as Tony to keep him from the real Tony. Near the end, Tony interrupts her again only to kiss her on the cheek and hug her. Tony refuses his offer until Mandarin uses one of Makluan Rings to make Tony a slave for him. But before he gets to show his dad, Tony's world is shattered. Rhodey grabs a magnetic repulsor, and Tony jumps in the way of the blast the armor directs at Rhodey. Note 1: Bruce Banner shows up on screen for the first time.
When Stane builds duplicates of the Iron Man armors called the Guardsmen consisting of Force and Shockwave , Tony must reveal they are frauds. Tony can't even see the invisible and untouchable Ghost coming. Unfortunately, the armor is drained of energy and Tony must leave it behind at Stark International. There, he meets classmate who informs Tony that Stane is under investigation by the for possible involvement in Howard's supposed death. But when Whitney is captured by the Ghost, Tony has to turn to the very friends he's pushed away for help.
Iron Man tries to protect her, but how can he fight a mutant with a mastery over all things metal? The Panther eventually acknowledges that allowing other people to help him might be a better way to operate than keeping Wakanda's borders forever closed, as it might have saved his father's life if it had been done earlier, once Iron Man saves his life. While,Tony ejects at the last possible moment, the armor blows up damaging Tony's heart in the process. When Whiplash returns back to base empty handed, Mr. Meanwhile, Nick Fury sends some S. Living Laser lives and is in total peace.
After the Pegasus scientist who was hiding in the building fled, Tony arrives. Note 3: The is referenced in this episode. Whitney, as Madame Masque, slows the police response to the situation. His father is killed, his home is taken away from him and everything in his life is changed. But after years in space, all Vanko wants is revenge on the people who left him behind.
Iron Man is able to stop him and remove the vest but it had a lasting effect on the Laser, whose body turned to pure energy and resolves to take down Iron Man. The series began regular broadcasts on April 24, 2009. Note: Introduction of Mallen and the storyplot. Fix's mysterious new boss orders the abduction of 21-year old multibillionaire Justin Hammer, so Mr. Arriving at Machu Picchu, he attacks Zhang and the Tong helicopters, and then bursts into the temple. When Tony fails to defuse them, Happy saves the day by simply breaking the central bomb in half; meanwhile, Madame Masque, as Gene, convinces Pepper to run to safety. But after battle it becomes too late to save the Laser, Iron Man thanks the redeemed Living Laser for saving him and then he disappears.
Tony suits up, revealing his identity as Iron Man to Gene. Suddenly, Tony's heart stops ending the episode. When the guardian of the fifth ring is released, the mighty dragon Fin Fang Foom becomes quite a challenge for the gang. Eventually, Whitney pays the ghost off to stop hunting Tony. Obadiah Stane offers to bail out Anton Harkov and Project Pegasus in return for the Crimson Dynamo armor which is upgraded to capture Iron Man, resulting in a pitched battle in the middle of the city that leaves Stane furious at the reckless endangerment of innocent lives.
This won't be easy since he'll have to go through Killer Shrike, Unicorn, Whiplash, and even Titanium Man to do so. These other heroes are not specifically identified. Fix rematerializes the Living Laser on Justin Hammer's orders, unexpected complications split him into two separate halves. Hulk liberates Iron Man by destroying the controller disc. But when the army soldiers led by General co-opts S.