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Iron Man is one of the most iconic superheroes in the history of comics, especially after Robert Downey, Jr.'s film adaptation reinvented comic movies and made billions of dollars. 

As such, there are many different variations of the character and dozens of formats the character has been utilized in. Be it video games, films, animated series, or alternate versions of the character in comic books, Iron Man is in so many forms of pop culture, in one way or another.

We've decided to compile some of our favorites here. Do you like to play as Iron Man in Marvel VS Capcom 3, or do you like playing as him in the Ultimate Alliance games? Is the "Avengers Assemble" cartoon your favorite take on Tony, or is the Iron Man from "Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes" more your cup of tea? 

Here's the chance to see where it all lines up. What are the greatest interpretations of Iron Man ever? Vote up your favorites!
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Iron Man is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Film Iron Man is a 2008 American superhero film directed by Jon Favreau, based on the Marvel Comics character. After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark (Robert ...more

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The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Film Marvel's The Avengers is a 2012 American superhero film directed by Joss Whedon, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a ...more

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Avengers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Avengers

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The Avengers: Earth's Mighties... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
TV Program The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes! is an American animated television series by Marvel Animation in cooperation with Film Roman, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team the Avengers. The ...more

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Demon in a Bottle is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Demon in a Bottle

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Iron Man is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character Regular 616 Continuity and all titles that are canon therein. Iron Man is a fictional superhero appearing in comic books and the Marvel Cinematic Universe. A wealthy American business magnate, playboy, and ingenious scientist, Anthony Edward ...more

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Ultimate Iron Man is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character Ultimate Iron Man, is the Ultimate Marvel version of the fictional superhero Iron Man that first appeared in the fourth issue of Ultimate Marvel Team-Up, written by Brian Michael Bendis and ...more

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New Avengers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Publication The New Avengers is a comic book published by Marvel Comics. The title has been used for three American comic book series. The first two were written by Brian Michael Bendis and depicted a ...more

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Guardians of the Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
The Guardians of the Galaxy is a comic book series published by Marvel Comics, featuring a fictional spacefaring superhero team. Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning formed the team from existing and ...more

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Iron Man 3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Film Iron Man 3 is a 2013 superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character Iron Man, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is the sequel to 2008's ...more

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Tales of Suspense is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Comic Book Series Tales of Suspense is the name of an American comic book series and two one-shot comics published by Marvel Comics. The first, which ran from 1959 to 1968, began as a science-fiction anthology ...more

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Ultimate Avengers is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Film Ultimate Avengers is a superhero film and direct-to-DVD, animated film loosely based on the Marvel Comics limited series The Ultimates, and released by Lionsgate Home Entertainment as part of ...more

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Iron Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Film Iron Man 2 is a 2010 American superhero film directed by Jon Favreau, based on the Marvel Comics character. With the world now aware of his identity as Iron Man, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) ...more

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Earth-3490 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Earth-3490

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Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
TV Program Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. is an animated series featuring the incredible Hulk as he fights threats of a supervillainous nature alongside fellow gamma-mutated heroes A-Bomb, Red Hulk, ...more

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Secret Invasion is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Comic Book Series "Secret Invasion" is a comic book crossover storyline that ran through a self-titled eight issue limited series and several tie-in books published by Marvel Comics from April through ...more

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Iron Man: Rise of Technovore is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Film Iron Man: Rise of Technovore is a direct-to-video anime film by Madhouse, following up on the Marvel Anime series. It is directed by Hiroshi Hamasaki, an anime director best known for works like ...more

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Marvel Animated Features is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Film Marvel Animated Features is a series of eight direct-to-video animated films made by MLG Productions, a joint venture between Marvel Studios and Lions Gate Entertainment.

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Avengers Disassembled is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Avengers Disassembled Book

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Iron Man and Hulk: Heroes Unit... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Iron Man and Hulk: Heroes United

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Bullet Points is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Comic Book Series Bullet Points is a Marvel comic limited series that was published in 2006 and 2007, written by J. Michael Straczynski, illustrated by Tommy Lee Edwards and lettered by John Workman. The series ...more

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Avengers West Coast is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Book The West Coast Avengers is a comic book series featuring a fictional group of superheroes created by Roger Stern and Bob Hall. It was the first spin-off publication for the Avengers. The West ...more

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Earth X is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Comic Book Series Earth X is a 1999 comic book limited series written by Jim Krueger with art by John Paul Leon and published by Marvel Comics. Based on Alex Ross' notes, the series features a dystopian future ...more

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The Invincible Iron Man is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Film Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial The Invincible Iron Man is an Eisner Award-winning comic book series written by Matt Fraction with art by Salvador Larroca, published by Marvel Comics and starring the superhero Iron Man. After ...more

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Marvel Anime: Iron Man is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Marvel Anime: Iron Man

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Iron Man and Captain America: ... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Iron Man and Captain America: Heroes United

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The Marvel Super Heroes is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
TV Program The Marvel Super Heroes is an American / Canadian animated television series starring five comic-book superheroes from Marvel Comics. The first TV series based on Marvel characters, it debuted ...more

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What If: Newer Fantastic Four is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
What If: Newer Fantastic Four

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3030 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
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Fear Itself is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Fear Itself

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Ultimate Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
TV Program Ultimate Spider-Man is an American animated television series based on the Spider-Man comics published by Marvel Comics, including some elements of Marvel's Ultimate line of books. The series is ...more

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Marvel Super Hero Squad: The I... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet Video Game Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet is a continuation of the video game Marvel Super Hero Squad and it was released on November 16, 2010. Similar to the first game, it features ...more

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Illuminati is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Illuminati

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Marvel: Ultimate Alliance is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Video Game Marvel: Ultimate Alliance is an action role-playing game developed for PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Xbox and Xbox 360 by Raven Software and published by Activision. The game was simultaneously ...more

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Avengers Confidential: Black W... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher is a 2014 Japanese direct-to-video superhero anime film directed by Kenichi Shimizu. Punisher is taken into S.H.I.E.L.D. custody after ...more

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Superior Iron Man is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Superior Iron Man

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Marvel NOW! is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Marvel NOW!

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Ultimate Avengers 2 is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Film Ultimate Avengers 2 is an animated action/science fiction film, superhero film and the sequel to Ultimate Avengers. It is loosely based on The Ultimates, the limited comic book series by Marvel ...more

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Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
TV Program Spider-Man, also known as Spider-Man: The Animated Series, is an American animated television series based on the Marvel Comics superhero, Spider-Man. The show ran on Fox Kids from November 19, ...more

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Iron Lantern is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character

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Iron Man: the End is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Iron Man: the End

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Marvel Super Hero Squad is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Video Game Marvel Super Hero Squad is a video game developed by Blue Tongue Entertainment, Mass Media, and Halfbrick and published by THQ. It was released on October 20, 2009 for the Nintendo DS, ...more

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The Incredible Hulk is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
TV Program The Incredible Hulk is an American animated television series starring the Marvel Comics character the Hulk. It ran two seasons, for 21 episodes, on the television network UPN from 1996 to 1997. ...more

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Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age o... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Video Game Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes is a 2000 fighting game developed and published by Capcom. It is the sixth game in the Marvel vs. Capcom series. With the sixth installment, Capcom ...more

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Lego Marvel Super Heroes is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Lego Marvel Super Heroes is an action-adventure video game developed by TT Games and published by Disney Interactive Studios and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment in 2013 for the ...more

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Thunderbolts is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
The Thunderbolts are a fictional superhero team created by Kurt Busiek (writer) and Mark Bagley (artist.) The Thunderbolts were first presented as a group of superheroes like the Avengers, both ...more

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Iron Man Noir is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Iron Man Noir

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Iron Man: Armored Adventures is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
TV Program Iron Man: Armored Adventures is a 3D CGI cartoon series based on the Marvel Comics superhero Iron Man. It debuted in the USA on the Nicktoons on April 24, 2009, and has already begun airing on ...more

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Iron Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Video Game Iron Man 2 is a 2010 action-adventure video game loosely based on the film of the same name. It was released in Europe on April 30, 2010, and in North America on May 4. Published by Sega, the ...more

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Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Su... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Iron Man Versions Of All Time
Video Game Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes is the fifth Marvel Comics-licensed fighting game by Capcom and the third game in the Marvel vs. Capcom series. The game was developed in late 1997 and ...more