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The Art of Iron Man: 10th Anniversary Edition is an official artbook of Iron Man.


Packed with exclusive content, this fully illustrated tome treats fans to a comprehensive, unique and privileged behind-the-scenes look at the creative process behind the state-of-the-art technology used in the blockbuster motion picture. Follow the film's complete artistic evolution, from initial concept through armor design and on to the final rendering seen on screen.

Here is everything you need to know about the making of the movie from all the key players -- including director Jon Favreau; the special-effects gurus at Stan Winston Studios; and the award-winning concept illustrators, visual-effects designers and storyboard artists who worked on the set and behind the scenes to create the art of Iron Man.


  • Foreword 2018 by Louis D'Esposito
  • Foreword 2008 by Jon Favreau
  • Introduction: Tales of Suspense
  • Chapter One: The Many Armors of Iron Man
  • Chapter Two: Armor Wars
  • A Tribute to Stan Winston
  • Chapter Three: Technical Support
    • JARVIS
    • HUD
    • Suitcase
    • Micro-robotic Assembly System
    • Suit Up
  • Chapter Four: Setting the Stage
  • Chapter Five: Forged in Iron
    • Weapon Test
    • Convoy Ambush
    • Escape
    • Boots / Gauntlet Test
    • First Flight
    • Gulmira
    • Dogfight
    • Final Battle
  • Chapter Six: On the Bleeding Edge
    • Heart Device
    • Stark Weapons
    • Weapons Test
    • Stark Jet
    • Stark Automobiles
    • Zero Bike
    • Stark Technology
  • Chapter Seven: Marketing Iron Man
    • Marketing Materials
  • Bios
  • Acknowledgments