Guy Gardener wrote:
It also downgraded his armour to the bulky gunmetal mark one he built in the Desert/korea/vietnam during his ever shifting origin.
While kind of stupid, I could have put up with that, given the visual nature of Cap and Thor's downgrade...
...which itself highlights the stupidity of Tony's "amnesia", as his "powers" aren't his tech skills
, it's his mix of genius and crazy passion. Any nerd in Marvel can build an Iron Man suit, but only Tony is egotistical (and quietly self-loathing) enough to wear it himself
The Demon in a Bottle arc works because it deals with what makes Tony able to be Iron Man; his ego and self-image.
Man of Action needs psychiatric help, because I suspect part of their frontal cortex is "just...static."