The story of Blizzard begin and ends with the name Stark. Employed by Stark Industries, Dr Gregor Shapanka became obsessed with his own mortality and attempted to steal and sell Stark transistor technology in order to fund research into longetivity. After being sacked for his misdemeanours, Shapanka developed a suit capable of generating immense cold. Using it to perform acts of villiany, he came to be known as Jack Frost or Blizzard and became nemisis to Iron Man, battling him time and time again. Shapanka's life came to an end when he was killed by Amo Stark, an Iron Man from the year 2020 who travelled back in time to retrieve Shapanka's retina patterns to disarm a bomb.