Dissatisfied with his boss, Tony Stark's
attitude and approach to him, as far as being to busy to arrange for appointments, Donald Birch began to turn to crime, sabotaging a missile testing demo in his persona of the Phantom. Tony was forced to halt several of his businesses whilst Phantom continued to sabotage the facilities owned by Stark putting several of his employees at danger. Eventually as Iron Man, Tony was able to neutralize Phantoms revenge streak as well as unmasking Phantom revealing him as disgruntled employee Donald Birch, then having him arrested.
Created by Stan Lee, Don Heck,
Phantom first appears in Tales of Suspense #63.
Powers and Abilities
No inherent powers, aside from intelligence Phantom uses a specialized blast gun and his expertise in electronics to cause as much damage towards Tony Stark as he can. Phantom's intimate knowledge of Stark Enterprises buildings, layouts, technology, developments allowed him to be especially effective in hurting Iron Man. Physical Characteristics
Weight: 173 lbs