Welcome to Paperweight Entertainment’s Hall of Armor! New armors, new multiversal Tony Starks, same great content! We’re still digging into Iron Man’s bag of tricks, each week you’re going to get to take a look at a new armor or version of Iron Man from across comics, film, and TV!
This week we are going all the way back to Iron Man’s second issue ever, Tales of Suspense #40! Tony Stark gave his Model 1 armor a paint job to try to stop scaring children! Did it work? Check out the video below to find out! The Model 1 Mark II “Gold Armor” was first introduced in Tales of Suspense #40 by Stan Lee and Robert Bernstein with art by Jack Kirby and inks by Don Heck.