Bleeding Edge is not fodder to Thor

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Iron Man in this particular armor has consistently been a peer to Thor(counting prep stuff too).

Mokk/Worthy Grey Gargoyle: Here is Iron Man's fight with Mokk. Thor's last encounter with Grey Gargoyle was not going so well for him. He along(with his people) got turned into stone several times and he was getting briefly manhandled at the end(but Thor was holding what Gargoyle wanted so he smiled). The reason Grey Gargoyle's arms were so big at the beginning is because he was wearing a costume if you didn't already catch on to that. Note that Mokk's stone powers are even more powerful yet Iron Man was immune to it. Another thing that really makes this feat impressive is the fact that Grey Gargoyle could take a slice from Desak's axe with no injury. Desak can cut King Thor. I wouldn't say Grey Gargoyle is Thor level but he is strong. With the Worthy amp however he's a solid Thor+ level threat.

Ulik: This is how Iron Man stacked up against an amped Ulik. The same Ulik did this to Thor earlier.

Crimson Dynamo: Iron Man was actually fighting pretty evenly with an amped Dynamo despite him being sneak attacked until High Evolutionary joined in. Crimson Dynamo fought Thor too and was seemingly winning until Volstagg's Dragon interfered. The Dragon was briefly brought down by Dynamo's blast which is interesting because Thor feared he would physically struggle with the beast. Iron Man was also confident he could blow the thing's head off in a single blast.

Thor himself: Thor was stalemated by Iron Man. Thor is angry because he thinks Iron Man betrayed his people, while Iron Man just wants to stop his friend from being evil. Notice how Iron Man does more damage than Dynamo and Ulik despite them both being able to give him a good deal of trouble. Also notice how Thor was oneshotted by Ulik after being weakened by his fight with Iron Man similar to how Ulik got oneshotted by Thor a bit earlier after one of his own fights with Iron Man. Iron Man also knows how to control the atmosphere and nullify Thor's weather powers. This is something more minor but Iron Man was able to travel and attack exactly as fast as Thor. He was in the radius of a lightning blast that overloaded "Winterman" with no issue as well. That makes sense due to the fact that Tony could shrug off a full power lightning blast while not braced and take enough Divine Transmutation to shut down his suit, turn Thor into Donald Blake, and greatly weaken a powerful yet scared El Diablo.

Taranus(Ulik): Taranus and Iron Man fought Terminus on a roster of avengers where they're the clear MVPs for a while. They eventually started landing some critical hits on Terminus. Iron Man's blast did more damaged than Taranus' lightning hammer attack. Taranus eventually Destroyed Heimdall and still managed to fight a serious Thor right after. Heimdall isn't as strong as Thor but he has gave him trouble in the past. They were both holding back and Heimdall eventually stopped fighting because he didn't want to hurt Thor. On a side note this also seemed to be a pretty good reaction speed feat for Iron Man if you watch closely during Ulik and Heimdall's second fight.

Terminus: Terminus' showings against the Avengers/Alpha and Mighty Avengers show that he's weaker than he used to be. However they also show he's still strong enough to give the likes of Thor, Hercules, Captain Marvel, and Iron Man himself trouble while in teams for a while. Iron Man eventually destroying a big chunk of Terminus' armors along with lobotomizing him with a charged blast is impressive. Keep in mind Iron Man wasn't going for the kill when they fought in the city.

Juggernaut: Juggernaut is depowered but him being weak is wrong and I've got plenty of showings that prove otherwise. He brutally beatdown Professor Hulk(with no armor). You may argue it was kind of cheap but it's still impressive. Professor Hulk fought well against Thor, twice. In the second instance Hulk had gone insane and Thor was bloodlusted with Warrior Madness. I do think Thor should beat both of them if he actually uses his powers. Anyway Thor with the help of Luke Cage only manages to break his helmet off and get swatted away after attacking him for several pages. Iron Man with his sonics however seemed to nearly kill the guy in seconds.

Red Hulk: Rulk was given a beatdown by Iron Man. He was fighting fodder zombies so he already should've been braced for attacks, but Iron Man hit Red Hulk in his back so hard that he not only looked to be in extreme pain, he coughed up blood(Red Hulk usually only loses blood when he gets hit in this face). Iron Man's assault had Red Hulk down and reeling for two pages. Thor attacks Red Hulk not long after. It's actually possible that Iron Man's beating could've added on to the effects of Thor's beating considering Cap mentions Rulk took two beatings back to back. Now you before you say "What's the point of this? Thor is stronger than Red Hulk and Iron Man isn't!" I gotta question the logic there. Take a look at this.

Apocalypse: Apocalypse seemed to be more than a match for Thor and Iron Man's shields have him incapped until he BFRs himself.

Wonder Man: Ionic Wonder Man is strong enough to down the likes of Thor and Wolverine with his punches, but he disperses(due to instability) when bullrushing Iron Man's durable shield. He also was taken down pretty easily by a prep device Iron Man built into his suit. Tony had reacted to and caught Simon's angry punch standing his ground, despite the floor and wall breaking from the force.

Zodiac Taurus: Zodiac Taurus was a quite a powerhouse for the Avengers to handle. Thor and Iron Man took the same amount of hits(one of the scans is a recap of Thor getting knocked out). If you look at the sky, Thor was knocked out long enough for it to go from day to night time so at least a few hours. The sky was the same before and after Iron Man was KOed so he couldn't have been down for any more than 12 hours. As far as the actual damage they could do, Thor sent Taurus flying farther with his one cheap shot. Taurus shrugged it off and two-shotted Thor faster than he could react. Iron Man comes back immediately after that and still lands his hit after basically giving Taurus a heads up. Iron Man had him skidding back, drew a bit of blood, made him yelp loudly, and literally knocked the spit out of him with his first hit.

Mangog: Mangog was so strong for Thor that he had to resort to BFR. Iron Man amped himself a bit and did the most powerful Uni-beam in history to briefly stun Mangog. In reality it didn't do much, but it is a lot since everything Thor did had even less effect.

Now I don't think Iron Man would beat Thor or take a majority to be more precise but he definitely gives him a run for his money.

Sources:

Invincible Iron Man(2008) #504-505; Thor(2007) #620.1; Thor(1998) issues 49 and 77; Iron Man/Thor #1-4; Free Comic Book Day 2010 (Iron Man/Thor); The Mighty Thor(2011) #9-11; Thor(1966) issues 322 and 489; The Amazing Spider-Man(1963) #694; Alpha-Big Time #1; The Mighty Avengers #32; Thunderbolts(1997) #150; Incredible Hulk(1968) issues 402 and 440; Hulk(2008) #25-26; Avengers(2010) #2-3; Avengers Annual; Avengers Assemble(2012) #1-2; Thunderstrike(2011) #3-5

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Bleeding Edge Iron Man vs Red Hulk(Post-Loebforce)

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Two of my favorites. Where should I start... How about their fights?

Red Hulk(who should've been braced because he was already fighting fodder zombies) has coughed up blood from Iron Man's first attack and, was down and reeling for 2 pages from Iron Man's assault. Rulk punched an unmanned, opened armor to no avail not long after. Now here's a weaker Iron Man withstanding an assault from a stronger Red Hulk. That should've already proven a lot but I've got more.

You know what just to further prove that Iron Man could hurt Red Hulk let's look at what Zzzax did to MODOK Superior. Zzzax had briefly grabbed him and continuously electrocuted him in a cheapshot fashion until he got contained by MODOK. Zzzax for the record had shrugged off and immobilized Red Hulk with his power. Iron Man who was low on power had did much more damage to MODOK Superior(in less time). Now Rulk is obviously more durable than MODOK and can in fact take Iron Man's hits but I just thought I'd point that out to the people who somehow think Iron Man was unable to effect Red Hulk during that beating he gave him. Iron Man has his own electrical attacks BTW.

Iron Man is only slightly staggered by a punch from Colossusnaut. Around the same time Colossusnaut fought Red Hulk to a stand still. This is a pretty funny thing since both Red Hulk and Colossusnaut struggled against War Machine. The same War Machine fought an Iron Man that was controlled by an inexperienced person and still was pretty clearly outclassed in a fair fight. It didn't seem like Bleeding Edge genuinely struggled against Rhodey compared to the other two fights. I do think they're both stronger than War Machine but I just thought this should be noted. Struggling with War Machine isn't that bad since they're all in the same tier. War Machine could fight Skirn and Absorbing Man(who got a Worthy amp mid battle) for a while. Rhodes had even proved to be considerably stronger than the rest of his team(in other words he had to be carrying that fight against the Worthy). Red Hulk and Bleeding Edge Iron Man have even more impressive showings against the Worthy that I'll get into a bit later.

Now let's see how they do against Thor level opponents. Iron Man gives Thor a pretty good fight before they both get oneshotted by their foes. Iron Man had outperformed Taranus against Terminus too. Rulk gets the jump on Beta Ray Bill who quickly gains the upperhand. There is also Thor assaulting Red Hulk. All I can gather from this is that Red Hulk is a very good punching bag lol Tbh the fact that Iron Man was basically no-selling Thor's lightning and could talk through his hits while Red Hulk was bleeding and looking to be in great pain should say something.

Wonder Man is another Thor level foe that they both have fought. Red Hulk loses pretty badly to a holding back Wonder Man. Iron Man on the other hand catches an angry Wonder Man's punch and stomps him via built in prep device.

They had also both fought the Worthy. Red Hulk went against Angrir and Iron Man took on Mokk. Iron Man seemed to perform more impressively tbh. I think it should be noted that Thing has failed to KO Grey Gargoyle, twice. In the first instance Grey Gargoyle even hurt Thing and knocked him on his butt just by throwing a trash can at him. Extremis Iron Man had little trouble damaging and wrestling the Subterranean Argonaut, which could no-sell and shrug off the Fantastic Four. As far as I know the Thing had no cosmic amps between this and the time he gets his hammer that turns him into Angrir. It should also be noted that Angrir's beating was tanked by Thor and he was killed off quickly despite having Null help him which is kind of disappointing(although I'd argue Thor was much stronger than usual because he really didn't want to lose). Mokk on the other hand could fight evenly with Iron Destroyer. Iron Destroyer performed more impressively against Odin than Thor could. Thor at best could just make Odin kind of trip over himself while Iron Destroyer actually surprised Odin and rushed him off a ledge. Iron Destroyer was Bleeding Edge Iron Man with the same amp that allowed Wolverine to beat Kuurth.

Last but not least though. We have them both taking the same attack from the "Final Sleeper".

As you can see Iron Man, Namor, and Thing all tanked it. What about Red Hulk? This man was literally not seen until the next issue only to be gasping for air just like pretty much everyone else already was:

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LMAO

Okay overall Iron Man is solidly above Post-Loebforce no draining Red Hulk but they're both in the same tier and Red Hulk wouldn't be easy to put down as seen in his fights against Thor/Beta Ray Bill. I'd say Red Hulk could probably hurt Iron Man too(but it would definitely take a lot of hits to actually put Tony down). Although I will admit Red Hulk seems to be overhyped for some reason. Loebforce Red Hulk would probably stomp Iron Man(when operating at his best at least) but it wouldn't be a oneshot.

Sources:

Hulk(2008) issues 2, 7, 25, 26, 36, 37, 38 and 42; Avengers(2010) issues 25 and 31; Avengers vs. X-men #2; Captain America and Iron Man TPB, X-men(2010) #20-21; Iron Man 2.0 issues 6, 7, 11, and 12; Iron Man/Thor #3; The Mighty Thor(2011) #9; Invincible Iron Man(2008) #504-505; Fantastic Four(1998) #38; Fantastic Four: Foes #6; Iron Man(2005) #12; Annihilators: Earthfall #2; Avengers Annual; Fear Itself issues 1, 5(only mentioned), and 7.3; Fear Itself: The Fearless #11-12

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LilBroomstick's top 10 most powerful MCU Avengers

1. Scarlet Witch

Borderline glass canon with OP magical blasts
Borderline glass canon with OP magical blasts

2. Captain Marvel

This walking feminist plot device no-sold a headbutt from Thanos...need I say more?
This walking feminist plot device no-sold a headbutt from Thanos...need I say more?

3. Doctor Strange

Wielding unrivaled versatility and hax
Wielding unrivaled versatility and hax

4. Thor

Thor is impressive and all, but Stormbreaker specifically is the MVP
Thor is impressive and all, but Stormbreaker specifically is the MVP

5. Iron Man

Jack of all trades high tier
Jack of all trades high tier

6. Ant-Man

OP size manipulating discs and monstrous strength/size
OP size manipulating discs and monstrous strength/size

7. Hulk

Used to even be the strongest one there is
Used to even be the strongest one there is

8. Vision

Vibrainium, hax, and an Infinity stone
Vibrainium, hax, and an Infinity stone

9. Wasp

Ant-man 2.0 but minus the giant man perk
Ant-man 2.0 but minus the giant man perk

10. War Machine

Living nuke and one man army
Living nuke and one man army

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The underrated overall speed of Silver Surfer, Iron Man, and Thor

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Silver Surfer

Attacks before a nanosecond could pass
Attacks before a nanosecond could pass
Casually time travels superman style with his speed
Casually time travels superman style with his speed
Passes lightspeed in an instant
Passes lightspeed in an instant
Blitzes someone back in time
Blitzes someone back in time
States he can track a single molecule across Galaxies
States he can track a single molecule across Galaxies
Immediately identifies an unknown and tracks it
Immediately identifies an unknown and tracks it
He senses Galactus from 95 million lightyears away
He senses Galactus from 95 million lightyears away
Enters the microverse within nanoseconds
Enters the microverse within nanoseconds
Uses his superspeed to blitz and oneshot his enemies with a blast
Uses his superspeed to blitz and oneshot his enemies with a blast
Casually dodges a barrage of lasers
Casually dodges a barrage of lasers
Blitzes a group of enemies
Blitzes a group of enemies
Destroys several annihilation wave ships in seconds
Destroys several annihilation wave ships in seconds
It only takes a moment for Surfer to search the entire planet for Namor
It only takes a moment for Surfer to search the entire planet for Namor
Easily catches an enemy that was alright three lightyears away
Easily catches an enemy that was alright three lightyears away
Warps space-time and travels from one side of the universe to the other using super speed
Warps space-time and travels from one side of the universe to the other using super speed

Iron Man

Iron Man fights on par with Surfer and they cause sonic booms when they fight
He disables some kind of virus in nanoseconds before his enemies could attack, they were frozen in attacking motion from his perspective
Easily weaves around Whiplash's whips
Easily weaves around Whiplash's whips
Tags classic Quicksilver(who was fast enough to cross countries in seconds) multiple times
Iron Man fights on par with Silver Surfer enough to the point where he could stalemate him by blasting at the same time as him
Puts his shields up before Living Laser can near simultaneously hit him from all directions(he would only have about a second to react before living laser attacked him)
Puts his shields up before Living Laser can near simultaneously hit him from all directions(he would only have about a second to react before living laser attacked him)
Drills through the Earth while having a conversation with Kala in a few seconds
Briefly combat blitzes Hulk in a weakened Classic armor. They both attack each other and Hulk couldn't touch Tony until he was weakened and Hulk was stronger.
Casually blitzes around a boulder threw by Hulk and slams him into a mountain in an instant
Casually blitzes living laser and some other villains(after this living laser left out of fear because Iron Man was serious)
Casually statues Crimson Dynamo and reacts to his bombs in a few milliseconds
Casually statues Crimson Dynamo and reacts to his bombs in a few milliseconds
Stated by the narrator to move
Stated by the narrator to move "at the speed of thought"
Dodges a close range hammer toss from a mind-controlled Thor
Dodges a close range hammer toss from a mind-controlled Thor
Blitzes and fights off an alien fleet
Avoids an unexpected punch from Regent
Avoids an unexpected punch from Regent
Easily keeps up with a zooming Jack of Hearts
Reacts to a Howitzer shell
Reacts to a Howitzer shell
He shoots multiple objects falling at re-entry speed out of the sky and with the help of his trackers
He shoots multiple objects falling at re-entry speed out of the sky and with the help of his trackers
Stomps a submariner argonaut who blitzed Namor underwater
Blitzed Mallen(who was previously too fast for his trackers) and his lightning
Iron Man has dodged/reacted to lightning and electricity in nearly all of his armors
Punches Sentry faster than he could react and reacts to him
He oneshots Spider-Man when he attempts to attack him
He oneshots Spider-Man when he attempts to attack him
Repulsors are stated to move at the speed of light multiple times
He reacts to a repulsor based explosion and sees it as frozen. This is at least hypersonic and it's a reaction feat considering bleeding edge was never stated to activate automatically
Casually blitzes an alien space fleet
Blitzes Phoenic Cyclops and keeps up with Phoenix Hope across continents
More scans of him keeping up with the Phoenix Force
His repulsors are too fast for a Mandarin ring user who could slow down time to gain quicksilver level speed
Reacts to a missile while watching TV mid-sentence
Counterattacks Living Laser mid-bullrush
Blitzes the Red Hulk(even visibly breaking the sound barrier several times over it seems)
Hulkbuster has no problem catching Sentry
Casually catches Kid Nova's punch
Casually catches Kid Nova's punch
He grabs Hyperion faster than he could react
Travels from New York to Latveria and blitzes some Nazis, all in a span of seconds
Reacts to a blast from Final Form Ultron
Thorbuster fights as fast as an angry King Thor
Keeps up with Gladiator over a course of several pages
He states his armor speeds up his reflexes
He states his armor speeds up his reflexes
Fast enough to let out 32 attacks/blasts in 1.89 seconds and statues the
Fast enough to let out 32 attacks/blasts in 1.89 seconds and statues the "beautiful garbage" mechas
For reference these mechs can land 15.39 strikes per second "on average" and their reaction speed was 150% faster than Iron Man's processors before he boosted his speed
Hypervelocity is fast enough to disrupt a possibly exploding thermonuclear warhead in less than a hundredth of a second
Hypervelocity is fast enough to disrupt a possibly exploding thermonuclear warhead in less than a hundredth of a second
Iron Man casually moves FTE to Karnak. He also makes a self-destructive duplicate of himself and leaves before anyone could notice.

Karnak is this fast for reference:

IDK if this counts a speed feat but I find it pretty impressive he can react to and attack multiple people such as Captain Marvel near simultaneously here

He talks and moves his hands around while suiting up in microseconds
He talks and moves his hands around while suiting up in microseconds

This speaks for itself tbh, but Iron Man basically blitzes Spider-Man with the help of his own personal Spider-Sense. I mean Spidey couldn't even see or hear his movements which is impressive even with his Spider-Sense nullified

Casually reacts to an attempted sneak attack from Human Torch
Casually reacts to an attempted sneak attack from Human Torch
He moves too quick for Human Torch to even finish his sentence
He moves too quick for Human Torch to even finish his sentence
Quickly moves Sentry a considerable distance across the planet(which even left Collector, who had the power of every mutant, a bit baffled)
Quickly moves Sentry a considerable distance across the planet(which even left Collector, who had the power of every mutant, a bit baffled)
Leaves the Earth's atmosphere, moves past the moon, and across the Sun in a span of 4 panels
Leaves the Earth's atmosphere, moves past the moon, and across the Sun in a span of 4 panels
Suits himself up to fight Captain Marvel during her unexpected bullrush
Suits himself up to fight Captain Marvel during her unexpected bullrush
Catches an old War Machine armor mid-flight
Catches an old War Machine armor mid-flight

Outdated War Machine kept up with the Living Lightning

Thor

Blitzes multiple guys with Mjolnir
Blitzes multiple guys with Mjolnir
Throws Mjolnir at the speed of light
Throws Mjolnir at the speed of light
Mjolnir moves from Galaxies in less than a minute
Mjolnir moves from Galaxies in less than a minute
Mjolnir goes fast enough to kill Angrir(an amped Thing) in one blow
Mjolnir goes fast enough to kill Angrir(an amped Thing) in one blow
Thor tags Quicksilver and tells him he's fought faster
Thor tags Quicksilver and tells him he's fought faster
Thor borderline blitzes Destroyer into a BFR
Thor dodges an out of control Mjolnir
Thor dodges an out of control Mjolnir
Thor wrecks and easily swats away Wolverine as soon as he gets semi-serious
Thor dodges meteors with
Thor dodges meteors with "unabated speed"
Thor easily reacts to a tsunami(which was probably around 500 mph judging from the size) and stops it
OKT Thor knocks Gorr lightyears away and Gorr throws a rock in their direction immediately, which the Thors stop
Thor intercepts an attack from living laser
Thor intercepts an attack from living laser
Thor recalls and easily catches his hammer from a black hole
Thor fights with afterimages
Thor fights with afterimages
Smashes Wolverine into the ground faster than he could react
Smashes Wolverine into the ground faster than he could react
Easily avoids a tank shell and blitzes the tank with Mjolnir
Easily avoids a tank shell and blitzes the tank with Mjolnir
Punches faster than a few microseconds can pass
Punches faster than a few microseconds can pass
Reacts to and blocks multiple repulsor beams
Reacts to and blocks multiple repulsor beams
Thor says he's as fast as lightning and Hela knows that he's too fast
Thor says he's as fast as lightning and Hela knows that he's too fast
Thor easily reacts to some type of super sized dart
Thor easily reacts to some type of super sized dart
Thor casually catches a speedster with his cape
Thor casually catches a speedster with his cape
Thor smashes every brick before it could touch him in the span of milliseconds
Thor smashes every brick before it could touch him in the span of milliseconds
Adam Warlock said Thor moves as fast as his own lightning(which is much faster than normal lightning)
Adam Warlock said Thor moves as fast as his own lightning(which is much faster than normal lightning)
Thor creates a trench in the ground before Captain America or the other avengers could react
Thor creates a trench in the ground before Captain America or the other avengers could react
Thor easily stops an attempted blitz from Iron Man
Thor reacts to thousands of tons of rock thrown at him in an instant from underground hurricane winds
Thor reacts to thousands of tons of rock thrown at him in an instant from underground hurricane winds
Thor's speed and skill give him the edge over not one, but two hulks
Thor throws Mjolnir to the sun and it immediately blitzes(and kills) the builder on return. Thor easily catches it
Easily reacts to missiles
Easily reacts to missiles
Thor casually stops rapid gunfire
Thor casually stops rapid gunfire
Thor blitzes a warrior off of their horse after while they attempt to trample him
Thor blitzes a warrior off of their horse after while they attempt to trample him
Reacts fast enough to stop an attempted blitz from Hyperion
Reacts fast enough to stop an attempted blitz from Hyperion
Thor blitzes Red Hulk out of a black hole
Thor blitzes Red Hulk out of a black hole
Easily swats away police gunfire
Easily swats away police gunfire
Thor reacts to a telepathic bolt, which is supposedly the speed of thought
Thor reacts to a telepathic bolt, which is supposedly the speed of thought
Thor attacks Silver Surfer fast enough to knock him off of his board and headbutts him before he can finish his sentence
Volstagg casually dodges lightning, Thor is logically faster
A weakened King Thor is fast enough to counterattack Desak
Desak was previously shown to move this fast
Desak was previously shown to move this fast
Thor is fast enough to simultaneously beat up Loki and some horse creature who tried to sneak attack him
Thor is fast enough to simultaneously beat up Loki and some horse creature who tried to sneak attack him
Thor BFRs Captain America and Extremis Iron Man faster than they could react
Thor BFRs Captain America and Extremis Iron Man faster than they could react
Thor hits a moving Silver Surfer faster than he could react and fights on par with him
Thor combatblitzes a few monsters
Thor seemingly appears at the speed of his lightning and casually blitzes a few terrorists with Mjolnir
Reacts to and blocks Thor girl's lightning
A weakened King Thor reacts to Thialfnir's attempted slash and pulls up his sword to block at the last second
A weakened King Thor reacts to Thialfnir's attempted slash and pulls up his sword to block at the last second
Reference for Thialfnir's speed
Thor BFRs everyone faster than they could react(which is impressive considering he actually has to spin his hammer to BFF) and immediately proceeds to blitz the giants
Thor catches a super-fast opponent's ankle with the strap of Mjolnir
Thor catches a super-fast opponent's ankle with the strap of Mjolnir
Creates a vortex that BFRs his enemies into space at FTL speeds
Has an edge over Hulk using speed and range in a couple fights
Casually outspeeds Colossus
Casually outspeeds Colossus
Easily outpaces Eric Matterson with Thor powers
Easily outpaces Eric Matterson with Thor powers
Successfully strikes Angela(who's a skilled warrior with notable super speed)
Successfully strikes Angela(who's a skilled warrior with notable super speed)
Reacts to ambush from Wolverine
Reacts to ambush from Wolverine
He talks about how he has to use mortal restraint(which could be an excuse for his lower speed showings)
He talks about how he has to use mortal restraint(which could be an excuse for his lower speed showings)

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Iron Man's best quantifiable feats of power

A few people keep acting like Tony's some dude who can't survive a serious hit from Thor or even contend with the Thing or Red Hulk which is false. Even without the scaling he can:

Casually drill through the entire Earth in basically his oldest suit
Tanked getting slammed deep into the Earth by Ramrod(who was implied to be a planetary threat multiple times) which also shakes the Earth -Iron Man(1963) #36
Tanked getting slammed deep into the Earth by Ramrod(who was implied to be a planetary threat multiple times) which also shakes the Earth -Iron Man(1963) #36
Escaped from the pull of Galactus' universal black hole after being charged by Thor
Used his power to help create and tank an explosion that destroyed several mountain ranges, and was felt all the way on the opposite side of the world(despite him previously tanking Mountain shattering blows from Fin Fang Foom/Mandarin. This blast did vaporize Fin Fang Foom if you do want to bring scaling into it) -Iron Man(1968) #275
With no strain Iron Man releases high-frequency sonics equal to at least 2,000 fricken DECIBELS. This feat is legit slept on(I'm just gonna say IRL this would've been a lot more catastrophic) -Avengers(1998)
With no strain Iron Man releases high-frequency sonics equal to at least 2,000 fricken DECIBELS. This feat is legit slept on(I'm just gonna say IRL this would've been a lot more catastrophic) -Avengers(1998)
He escapes from the center of a Black Hole created by the Godkiller self destructing (scans may be out of order). This a strength, durability, and speed feat. A normal Black Hole would at least be putting on the intensified pressure of a star. This black hole was a bit bigger than Earth so it had 24 times the mass of the sun(and I'm probably unintentionally low-balling here tbh). Keep in mind a black hole with the diameter of a city is still 3 times the mass of the sun. -Iron Man(2013) #16
Iron Man trades blows with and defeats Magneto who was explicitly using the power of the Sun's magnetic field(and the magnetic fields from an unknown amount of planets) -AvX: Vs #1
Iron Man trades blows with and defeats Magneto who was explicitly using the power of the Sun's magnetic field(and the magnetic fields from an unknown amount of planets) -AvX: Vs #1

For Reference:

  • Storm was able to do this with only Earth's magnetic field. -Storm(2014) #11
Shrugs off point-blank Dyson Sphere destruction via Sols Hammer(for reference this could destroy planets and wipe out the Shi'ar empire at 2% power) (scans are definitely out of order) -Avengers(2013) #44

Scans in order(hopefully)

While wearing his oldest armor he calculates that a punch from classic red n gold armor would make him a grease spot somewhere 6 states away -Iron Man Epic Collection #14
While wearing his oldest armor he calculates that a punch from classic red n gold armor would make him a grease spot somewhere 6 states away -Iron Man Epic Collection #14
He shrugs off and fodderizes some people with power suits that had the firepower of some small countries in his classic armor -Iron Man(1998)
He reacts to and uses his shields to no-sell a blast that had a high enough yield propellant to go to Mars and back. This oneshotted the Hulk but I'm pretty sure it's impressive without scaling.
He reacts to and uses his shields to no-sell a blast that had a high enough yield propellant to go to Mars and back. This oneshotted the Hulk but I'm pretty sure it's impressive without scaling.
We see Tony and Nick Fury discuss the Subterranean Argonaut causing seismic activity on the Persian Gulf(among other things) -Iron Man(2005) #12
We see Tony and Nick Fury discuss the Subterranean Argonaut causing seismic activity on the Persian Gulf(among other things) -Iron Man(2005) #12
This is how big the Gulf looks on Earth for reference(keep in mind that Extremis Tony outclassed and fodderized all of the Argonauts)
This is how big the Gulf looks on Earth for reference(keep in mind that Extremis Tony outclassed and fodderized all of the Argonauts)
A prototype Iron Man armor created/withstood a planetary EMP so powerful that it was stated every nuke ever created being detonated at once couldn't match the surge(essentially a massively planetary electrical discharge or at least briefly caused one, yikes) -Fantastic four(1998) #15
A prototype Iron Man armor created/withstood a planetary EMP so powerful that it was stated every nuke ever created being detonated at once couldn't match the surge(essentially a massively planetary electrical discharge or at least briefly caused one, yikes) -Fantastic four(1998) #15
On short notice he was able to bring out repulsors and ultrasonics with enough FORCE to power a continent(without even draining his power). Keep in mind Iron Man was using a mobile CAR armor, not really built to be able to hang with the Hulk. This was an Extremis amped Doc Green Hulk who was angrier than ever on top of that.
On short notice he was able to bring out repulsors and ultrasonics with enough FORCE to power a continent(without even draining his power). Keep in mind Iron Man was using a mobile CAR armor, not really built to be able to hang with the Hulk. This was an Extremis amped Doc Green Hulk who was angrier than ever on top of that.

Honorable mentions

Iron Man destroys mountains with the shockwaves of his punches and no-sells one falling on him (Note that these scans are completely out of order) -Marvel Feature(1971) #12
These were the size of the mountains for reference
These were the size of the mountains for reference
Iron Man cancels out Earthquakes that would be 9-11 on the Richter Scale -Iron Man(1968) Annual 12
Iron Man crashes into a man-made island moving at great speeds hard enough to put it to a stop and send cracks throughout the entire island while holding back in order to not kill everyone
He crashed into the Earth hard enough to crack his SKIN armor which is low-grade adamantium/nearly as hard as adamantium
Iron Man had a mountain fall on him and casually busted through it(scans are completely out of order BTW)
Iron Man casually tanking 5 modern nukes dropped on him at less than 5% power
Iron Man obliterates a mountain the size of Manhattan thrown at him by Terrax on impact
Scans are pretty out of order but Iron Man takes a blast from Thanos that was stated by Galactus to be destroying parts of the galaxy and demolished the West Coast(13 countries) head on.(note that the West Coast was demolished despite Iron Man intercepting the blast in space and not even touching the ground)
Tanks several explosions that put considerable craters on the moon
Scans are wildly out of order but you can read lol Iron Man catches and tanks a West Coast destroying Satellite(it could turn the West Coast into a crater with just its Kinetic energy alone)
Casually sends Iron Clad flying miles away in his neon classic armor with a repulsor boosted punch
In his classic armor he was able to blast a massive hole through multiple mountains dropped on them by molecule man with one full power repulsor blast. Thor even said he was struggling get through those mountains and they were stated to be dense enough to go on for miles. This feat probably exceeds a gigaton of force at least. His newer armors should be a lot more powerful.
(Scans are from right to left in order) Iron Man reacts to and stops a small megatsunami with an enlarged casual repulsor blast -Iron Man: Fatal Frontier #1

Special suits

caused massive explosions and continued to fight inside of them while no-selling lightning
shook the city including helicopters with its punches and leveled multiple buildings; punched Hulk across the city withstood being punched back across the city. I think they even caused some mini tsunamis in a retelling. This all happened in a fight that was just a few moments long
(The retelling of the fight above) They clash in mid-air in the middle of city so hard it breaks buildings and effects the surrounding bodies of water.
(The retelling of the fight above) They clash in mid-air in the middle of city so hard it breaks buildings and effects the surrounding bodies of water.
Godkiller MK 2(just gigantic like the Dark celestials, was implied to be able to kill them during self-destruction, and it had the power of 14 nuclear reactors). They were fighting and causing destruction on a country-wide range for decent amount of time.

Extras

Iron Man generates and tanks heat that bothers Thor enough to make him say "It is though the Sun itself has come to Midgard!"
Thor has actually been in the center of the Sun before
Thor has actually been in the center of the Sun before
Iron Man compares the new Arc Reactor for the Bleeding Edge to a man-made Star. You might say this is hyperbole but...
Iron Man compares the new Arc Reactor for the Bleeding Edge to a man-made Star. You might say this is hyperbole but...
Iron Man(with a little amp) stunned Mangog with a Uni-beam in the same armor he's describing
Mangog shrugged off a supernova before

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