Tony must use his armor for the first time in months when Mr. Fix's boss orders the abduction of Justin Hammer and Obadiah Stane.
When Mr. Fix is split into two halves, the Light Half seeks Iron Man's help in preventing the Dark Half from destroying the planet.
Stane hires a ghost to help him acquire the Iron Man armor.
To thwart Tony's take over of Stark International, a devious Stane hires Ghost to help him acquire the Iron Man armor . leading the spy to discover Iron Man's identity!
Investigating the reason behind Black Panther's attacks on Hammer Multinational, Tony uncovers the dark reality of Stark International's involvement in an escalating civil war!
Has Dr. Doom finally defeated Iron Man, or will War Machine make it in time to stop him ?
Iron man sneaks his way into Obediah's office, only to discover a new enemy!
Stane develops a new and improved armor to create Iron Monger, whom Tony and Rhodey need to overpower.
Nick Fury asks for Iron Man's assistance after secret plans are snatched from his company, but Black Widow manages to manipulate the situation for her own benefit.
Tony's lack of sleep is affecting Iron Man's abilities to fight crime.
Stane loses his job and uncovers who Iron Man really is, so he snatches Iron Monger and plans to do some damage.
Mandarin is back and needs Tony's help to claim the eighth Makluan ring. Tony refuses, but when Mandarin says he can discover the truth about Tony's father, they join forces!
Iron Man and War Machine battle Titanium man, who is working for Justin Hammer!
A low-level S.H.I.E.L.D. agent named Mallen gets fired and runs into a top secret serum named: Extremis.
Tony's new pal is a mutant hiding from Magneto, so Iron Man tries to safeguard her.
A young man tries to balance the pressure of teenage life with the duties of being a superhero.
Iron Man joins forces with Mandarin to halt Dr. Doom, who's gotten ahold of the Ninth Ring.
Justin Hammer's dangerous actions escalate as he sends Titanium Man after his former subordinates and creates a poisonous zombie gas.
Iron Man has to restrain the Hulk in order to help him.
Pepper transforms into Rescue and helps Iron Man search for Mandarin in China, where the truth about the rings is revealed.
Part 1 of 2. Mandarin plots a alien invasion of Earth, so Iron Man and his allies rally to halt this attack.
Conclusion. Iron Man recruits more of his allies, including Nick Fury and the Hulk, to help him stop the destruction Mandarin is causing.