April 26th, 2018
Timed to coincide with the theatrical release of Avengers: Infinity War and in celebration of the Marvel Cinematic Universe's 10th anniversary, Comics on Consoles returns after a long absence to tell the story of the MCU hero who started it all: Iron Man. In this issue, host Chris Clow guides you through his journey towards superhero stardom, the development of the first MCU film, and the major video game that accompanied that major motion picture developed by Secret Level and published by Sega!
Discover the Armored Avenger's full journey to his first major solo console video game, from comic book creation, to cinematic development hell, his early video game history, and of course how our subject game all came together. Plus, Chris announces the subject of issue #11!
Comics on Consoles theme, "A Hero Rises," by Chris "Kiku" Kubiak. Iron Man movie score by Ramin Djawadi. "Iron Man" performed by Black Sabbath. Iron Man video game score by D.E. Levison. Original Iron Man game promotional film by Victor Lucas of EPNdotTV.
Marvel Chronicle: A Year-by-Year History by Tom DeFalco, Peter Sanderson, Tom Brevoort, and Matthew Manning
“The Invincible Iron Man,” from the home media release of 2008’s Iron Man.
Heck, quoted in Peel, John (March – April 1985). "A Signing Session with Don Heck". Comics Feature (34). p. 18.
Lee, Stan (1975). Son of Origins of Marvel Comics. New York, New York: Simon & Schuster. p. 45.
Smith, Andrew (December 26, 1999). "Superheroes lining up for millennium movie debuts". The Memphis Commercial Appeal.
Sega assembling next-gen Iron Man, via GameSpot on November 6, 2006.
Sega Acquires Creative Assembly, via EuroGamer on September 3, 2005.
Iron Man Film Cast to Voice Game, via IGN on March 20, 2008.
Tales of Suspense (vol. 1) #39 (March 1963)
Iron Man (vol. 1) #120-128 (March – Nov. 1979)
The Avengers (vol. 1) #1 (Sept. 1963), The Avengers (vol. 2) #1 (Nov. 1996), The Avengers (vol. 3) #1 (Feb. 1998), The New Avengers (vol. 1) #1 (Jan. 2005)
Civil War (vol. 1) #1-7 (2006-07)
Captain America (vol. 5) #25 (Apr. 2007)
The Invincible Iron Man (vol. 1) #1 (Jul. 2008)