Welcome to the exciting world of Iron Man, a character that has captivated comic book readers and movie-goers around the globe. Iron Man, otherwise known as Tony Stark, is a superhero known for his genius intellect, billionaire lifestyle, and powerful mechanized suits of armor. Originally created by Stan Lee, Larry Lieber, Don Heck, and Jack Kirby for Marvel Comics, the character has since become a linchpin of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, portrayed by Robert Downey Jr. This collection of trivia questions and answers explores the many facets of Iron Man, spanning from his comic book origins to his portrayal in blockbuster films. Whether you’re a casual fan or a dedicated enthusiast, this trivia will test your knowledge and might even teach you something new about the invincible Iron Man. Enjoy!
Q. What is the element Tony Stark creates in “Iron Man 2” to use in his Arc Reactor? A. A new element called Badassium.
Q. What is the nickname Tony Stark gives to his Mark V suit? A. The Suitcase Suit.
Q. What year was the first Iron Man comic released? A. It was released in 1963.
Q. What character did Robert Downey Jr. voice in the animated film “Iron Man: Armored Adventures”? A. He didn’t voice any characters in “Iron Man: Armored Adventures”.
Q. Who is Iron Man’s main love interest in the comics and the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU)? A. Pepper Potts.
Q. Who is the actor that portrays Tony Stark/Iron Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? A. Robert Downey Jr.
Q. What is the name of the terrorist organization that kidnaps Tony Stark in the first “Iron Man” film? A. The Ten Rings.
Q. What is the name of Tony Stark’s chauffeur and head of security? A. Happy Hogan.
Q. In “Iron Man 3”, what is the name of the child that helps Tony? A. The child’s name is Harley Keener.
Q. What AI system replaces J.A.R.V.I.S. in Tony’s suit and his home after “Avengers: Age of Ultron”? A. F.R.I.D.A.Y.
Q. What is the Mark II Iron Man suit made out of? A. It’s made of a gold-titanium alloy.
Q. Who took over the Iron Man mantle when Tony Stark was unable to? A. James Rhodes, also known as War Machine.
Q. In the comic books, what was the name of Tony Stark’s mother? A. Maria Stark.
Q. What kind of doctor was Yinsen, the man who helped Tony Stark build his first suit in the cave? A. He was a physicist.
Q. Which Iron Man suit is capable of space travel in the MCU? A. The Mark L (50).
Q. What iconic superhero group does Iron Man help establish in the comic books and MCU? A. The Avengers.
Q. In “Iron Man 3”, who is the main villain posing as the Mandarin? A. Aldrich Killian.
Q. In the comic book series “The Invincible Iron Man”, what does Tony Stark announce he’s going to do with his technology? A. He plans to share it with the world.
Q. Who was Tony Stark’s business partner in Stark Industries before becoming a villain in the first Iron Man movie? A. Obadiah Stane.
Q. What was the color scheme of the original Iron Man suit in the comics? A. It was grey and gold before Tony Stark changed it to red and gold.
Q. In the comics, what is the name of Tony Stark’s cousin who takes up the Iron Man mantle? A. Morgan Stark.
Q. What is the name of the military operation Tony is demonstrating when he is kidnapped in the first Iron Man movie? A. Jericho Missile.
Q. Which other superhero’s technology does Iron Man incorporate into one of his suit designs in the comics, leading to the “Iron Spider” armor? A. Spider-Man’s.
Q. Who played the character Howard Stark, Tony’s father, in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? A. John Slattery and Dominic Cooper both portrayed Howard Stark at different ages.
Q. What is the name of the protocol Tony Stark uses to destroy all his Iron Man suits at the end of Iron Man 3? A. Clean Slate Protocol.
Q. What comic book series introduces Riri Williams, the teen prodigy who reverse-engineers one of Tony Stark’s suits? A. Invincible Iron Man #7 (2016).
Q. What model number was the “Hulkbuster” armor in the MCU? A. The Mark XLIV (44).
Q. In which movie did Tony Stark make his final appearance in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? A. Avengers: Endgame.
Q. Who helps Tony Stark create his new element in Iron Man 2? A. His father, Howard Stark, helps him indirectly through a message left in his old research.
Q. Who composed the original score for the first Iron Man film? A. Ramin Djawadi.
Q. What is the name of the senator that constantly gives Tony Stark a hard time in Iron Man 2? A. Senator Stern.
Q. What does Tony Stark use to escape from the cave in the first Iron Man movie? A. The Mark I Iron Man suit.
Q. What’s the name of the disease Tony Stark suffers from in Iron Man 2 due to palladium poisoning? A. Arc Reactor Syndrome.
Q. In the comics, who revives Tony Stark after he is put into a coma during the events of Civil War II? A. His A.I. duplicate, Tony Stark 2.0.
Q. What is the name of the project that allows Tony to see his last conversation with his parents in Civil War? A. B.A.R.F. (Binarily Augmented Retro-Framing).
Q. Who is Tony Stark’s best friend in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? A. James Rhodes, also known as Rhodey or War Machine.
Q. In the movie “Iron Man”, what is the name of the reporter who Tony Stark has a one-night stand with? A. Christine Everhart.
Q. What are the ‘dummy’ robots Tony Stark uses in his garage called? A. Dum-E and U.
Q. In the comics, who does Tony Stark nominate as his successor to the Iron Man suit after he falls into a coma? A. Riri Williams, also known as Ironheart.
Q. What Marvel superhero does Tony Stark recruit in “Captain America: Civil War” to fight against Captain America’s team? A. Spider-Man.
Q. What is the name of the Black Sabbath song that plays during the introduction of Tony Stark in the first Iron Man film? A. “Iron Man”.
Q. What is the name of Tony Stark’s mother in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? A. Maria Stark.
Q. What alien race does Tony Stark help defeat in “The Avengers” and “Avengers: Endgame”? A. The Chitauri in “The Avengers” and Thanos’ army, including the Chitauri, in “Avengers: Endgame”.
Q. Which comic book writer is credited with creating the character of Iron Man (Tony Stark)? A. Stan Lee, along with Larry Lieber, Don Heck, and Jack Kirby.
Q. What’s the name of the virtual reality therapy Tony invents and showcases at MIT in “Captain America: Civil War”? A. B.A.R.F. (Binarily Augmented Retro-Framing).
Q. Who portrayed the character of Pepper Potts in the Iron Man movies and other Marvel Cinematic Universe films? A. Gwyneth Paltrow.
Q. What is the real name of the AI “Friday” that Tony Stark uses in his suits after the creation of Vision? A. The name “Friday” doesn’t stand for anything—it’s just called Friday.
Q. In which movie does Tony Stark first say his iconic line, “I am Iron Man”? A. In the first Iron Man movie.
Q. What type of car is Tony Stark driving in the opening scene of Iron Man? A. A 2008 Audi R8.
Q. What is the name of the group that kidnaps Tony Stark at the beginning of the first Iron Man movie? A. The Ten Rings.
Q. In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, who takes up the mantle of Iron Man after Tony Stark’s death in “Avengers: Endgame”? A. As of my knowledge cut-off in September 2021, no one has officially taken up the Iron Man mantle after Tony Stark’s death.
Q. What was the name of Tony Stark’s AI before he created J.A.R.V.I.S. in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? A. Before J.A.R.V.I.S., the AI system in Tony’s suit was called E.D.I.T.H. (Even Dead, I’m The Hero).
Q. In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, what is the name of the man who helped Tony Stark build the first Iron Man suit while in captivity? A. Dr. Ho Yinsen.
Q. In “Iron Man 3”, what is the name of the serum that gives individuals superhuman strength and the ability to regenerate, but also makes them explode? A. Extremis.
Q. In the comic books, who has been a frequent romantic interest for Tony Stark besides Pepper Potts? A. Natasha Romanoff, also known as the Black Widow, has been a romantic interest of Tony’s in the comic books.
Q. In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, what is the name of the model of the Iron Man suit that Tony Stark wears during the final battle in “Avengers: Endgame”? A. The Mark LXXXV (85).
Q. Who directed the first two Iron Man movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? A. Jon Favreau directed the first two Iron Man movies.
Q. In the comic books, what is the name of Tony Stark’s brother? A. Arno Stark.
Q. What does S.H.I.E.L.D. stand for in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? A. Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement, and Logistics Division.
Q. In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, what is the name of the Stark Industries satellite that plays a key role in “Avengers: Age of Ultron”? A. The Stark Industries satellite is called the “Veronica”.