Iron Man’s new enemies could end the hero’s life in a very similar way to Captain Marvel.
The latest stories starring Tony Stark they have seen him face a new kind of enemy that cannot be beaten in any simple way. It is because of that Hombre de Hierro he is facing some unpredictable creatures and the outcome of the battle seems very unclear. The source control not only has he unleashed one of the deadliest weapons in the Marvel Universe in his war against Hombre de Hierro, but it could also be what ends up killing him. All this taking into account what exactly happened to the captain marvel original.
Iron Man’s new enemies could end the hero’s life in a very similar way to Captain Marvel
Tony Stark Y War Machine have been nothing from defeat after the murder of Vic Martinelli at the hands of source control. After trying to find out what really happened in Iron Man #22 they come to grips with the fact that it was none other than a D-list villain who killed their old friend.
Soon enough, the two heroes come face to face with that very enemy and discover that source control has equipped it with some really impressive upgrades. Just when it appears the villain is dead, he unleashes a torrent of noxious gas directly into the villain’s face. Hombre de Hierroand not even the hero’s high-tech armor can avoid being exposed by the Compound 13.
Created as part of a top secret government project, the Compound 13 it is a powerful nerve gas, unlike anything that has been produced before. Even being exposed to small amounts would be enough to wipe out large sections of the population. Worst of all and the real threat is that there is no antidote so being exposed to it can be disastrous. Fortunately, Tony you have your armor to help avoid the immediate effects of your exposure, but that doesn’t help you when it comes to the long-term consequences you may face. Something similar was what happened to the captain marvelwho was able to overcome gas at first, but not the cancer that followed years later.