Fav Armor

#1 Posted by x_icon (56 posts) - - Show Bio

Which is yours? I think mine has to be the neo-classic armor Iron Man wore after the first armor wars. When I started reading the series (during the John Byrne/John Romita Jr. run) that was his armor, so it formed my first impression of the character and I've loved it ever since. I also really like the silver centurion armor (despite how dated it looks now), the post-extremis armor, and the ablative armor he wore just prior to that.

#2 Posted by irongirl (25 posts) - - Show Bio

The problem with specific armors is that different artists had their own take on the armor and there are many discrepencies between issues and armor changes.

Despite this, a couple of my favorites would have to be the Hypervelocity armor, War Machine, Extremis and the Hulk Buster MK II from WWH.

Why did you like Silver Centurion? It has to be my least favorite mostly because it ditches the gold/red colors.

#3 Posted by x_icon (56 posts) - - Show Bio

It's funny that you dislike that armor because it doesn't have gold (although it still had red), yet you like the war machine armor which doesn't have either of those two traditional colors. I do agree about the importance of the color scheme however, but I still liked the design of the silver centurion armor nonetheless. I think it fit that time in the 80's really well, even if it looks dated now.

You raise a good point about the differences in the depiction of armors by different artists, but I think that was less of an issue in the past than it has been lately.
Post Edited:2008-02-07 15:15:03

#4 Posted by irongirl (25 posts) - - Show Bio

X-Icon says:

"It's funny that you dislike that armor because it doesn't have gold (although it still had red), yet you like the war machine armor which doesn't have either of those two traditional colors."

Probably to distinguish Iron Man from War Machine and give it a cold, steely appearence as opposed to something bright and colorful.

#5 Posted by Sling Shot (3560 posts) - - Show Bio

I like Keron Grant's Armor.

#6 Posted by Porter (84 posts) - - Show Bio

I like the Modular and Extremis armour.

#7 Posted by Vance Astro (90726 posts) - - Show Bio

ExtremisHouse of M.

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#8 Posted by Fist (5 posts) - - Show Bio

Hypervelocity by adam warren. looked good, performed well.

#9 Posted by Fist (5 posts) - - Show Bio

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#10 Posted by Jet jaguar (2346 posts) - - Show Bio

gold origanal

#11 Posted by Iron Men (6 posts) - - Show Bio

i like the movie "Mark 3" and war machine. The silver centurion doesn looks cool! It just like a cute toy armor LOL !!.all s Armors look sad = [--/]-mark 3 [--]-sliver centurion

#12 Posted by he who is not (156 posts) - - Show Bio

hulkbuster:it reminds us how cocky stark is to have thought he could take the hulk on hand to hand,he should have just given it the fire power to take down iraq and stayed his distance.

#13 Posted by OmnitrixMan (16 posts) - - Show Bio

Modular Armor

#14 Posted by Nahero (9915 posts) - - Show Bio

i think i like the really big suit

#15 Posted by Slinger (7640 posts) - - Show Bio

Ultimate

#16 Posted by OmnitrixMan (16 posts) - - Show Bio

You mean Hulk Buster Armor

#17 Posted by Slinger (7640 posts) - - Show Bio
OmnitrixMan said:
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You mean Hulk Buster Armor

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no I mean ultimate.
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#18 Posted by OmnitrixMan (16 posts) - - Show Bio

Not you Kingdom Hearts Guy

#19 Posted by Slinger (7640 posts) - - Show Bio

Maybe he meant the one from the Transformers crossover.

#20 Posted by Vance Astro (90726 posts) - - Show Bio

1.Extremis III-Iron Man

2.Iron Spider-Spider-Man
3.Widow Armor-Ultimate Black Widow
4.Modular Armor-Iron Man
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#21 Posted by OmnitrixMan (16 posts) - - Show Bio

Punisher with War Machine would be sooo AWSOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

#22 Posted by OmnitrixMan (16 posts) - - Show Bio

I mean War Machine Armor

#23 Posted by Night Thrasher (3447 posts) - - Show Bio

Okay I'm going to get hate mail for this but I liked the Heroes reborn armor

#24 Posted by Slinger (7640 posts) - - Show Bio
Night Thrasher said:
"Okay I'm going to get hate mail for this but I liked the Heroes reborn armor"
That's not so horrible
#25 Posted by Vance Astro (90726 posts) - - Show Bio
Night Thrasher said:
"Okay I'm going to get hate mail for this but I liked the Heroes reborn armor"
Iron Man was the only people in Heroes Reborn who didn't look completely horrible.
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#26 Posted by OmnitrixMan (16 posts) - - Show Bio

Are you kidding me he looked HORRIBLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

#27 Posted by killermike (3175 posts) - - Show Bio

My favorite is definitly the War Machine armor

#28 Edited by trekkirboy (6 posts) - - Show Bio
i like the sleek look of the extremis armor it's not all big and bulky it looks really cool :)

(i'm pretty sure this is the extremis armor) :)
#29 Posted by Nova`Prime` (4139 posts) - - Show Bio

Winner winner chicken dinner!

Although I am rather partial to the Centurion armor, it may not look as awesome as the newest stuff, but its different. I also like the Ultimate verison.
#30 Posted by box turtle (1258 posts) - - Show Bio

Extremis Armor 

 

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