Iron Man Movies In Order Of Release Date

We all know and love the ever so popular genius, billionaire, playboy! This man has given us some of the most iconic moments in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The development of Iron Man’s character over the years and how far he has come is absolutely insane. Now you may be wondering just how and what order you have to watch the Iron Man movies in to watch him evolve into the great man he turned into.

Well, we’ll tell you how. Down below you’ll find that we have listed a few ways in which to watch the Iron Man movies in order. We have them listed in release date order, chronological order, and even where they fall within the entire MCU timeline! You’ll find all the answers to what you’ve been looking for here. Just keep on scrolling and we’ll get started!

Here are all the Thor movies in order as well.

1. Iron Man (2008)

Iron Man Movie Description

Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.), a billionaire genius conducts weapon tests for the contraptions he builds overseas. However, things go sideways when terrorists kidnap him and attempt to force him to build them weapons of mass destruction. Instead, he manages to build an armored suit which helps him overpower his kidnappers and escape. Once he returns to America he decides to refine the suit he built making it exponentially better so that he can use it to fight crime and terrorism.

2. Iron Man 2 (2010)

Iron Man 2 Movie Description

The world now knows that Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) is Iron Man. Because of this, he is being pressured from all sides to share his advanced technology with the military. However, Tony has no interest in doing so because of the risk of this information falling into the wrong hands and being used to cause incredible destruction. With the help of Pepper Potts (Gwyneth Paltrow) and Rhodes (Don Cheadle), Tony must make some new alliances and face a new and extremely powerful killer enemy.

3. Iron Man 3 (2013)

Iron Man 3 Movie Description

Suffering from insomnia and not able to catch a break, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) is now more dependent than ever on his suit after saving New York from complete destruction. It has gotten to the point where his dependence and need for the Iron Man person has begun to affect every aspect of his life, including his personal relationship with Pepper (Gwyneth Paltrow). A new enemy emerges during these times named Mandarin (Ben Kingsley) and destroys Tony’s personal world. He must now go back to his roots and use his instincts if he has any hope of avenging what he has lost and protecting his loved ones.

Iron Man Movies In Chronological Order

  • Iron Man (Set in 2010)
  • Iron Man 2 (Set after Iron Man)
  • Iron Man 3 (Set six months after The Avengers)

Marvel Avenger Movies With Iron Man Movies In Order Chronologically

  • Captain America: The First Avenger (Set during WWII)
  • Captain Marvel (Set in 1995)
  • Iron Man (Set in 2010)
  • Iron Man 2 (Set after Iron Man)
  • The Incredible Hulk (Before Avenger/NA)
  • Thor (Before Avengers/NA)
  • The Avengers (Set in 2012)
  • Iron Man 3 (Set six months after The Avengers)
  • Thor: Dark World (Set after Avengers/before Ultron)
  • Captain America: Winter Soldier (Set after Avengers)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy (Set in 2014)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (Set after Guardians 1)
  • Avengers: Age of Ultron (Set in 2015)
  • Ant-Man (Set in 2015)
  • Captain America: Civil War (After Ultron/before IW)
  • Spider-Man: Homecoming (Set after Civil War/before IW)
  • Doctor Strange (Set in 2016)
  • Black Panther (Set in 2017)
  • Thor: Ragnarok (Set after Ultron/before IW)
  • Avengers: Infinity War (Set in 2017)
  • Ant-Man and The Wasp (Set between IW and Endgame)
  • Avengers: Endgame (Set in 2017-2022)
  • Spider-Man: Far From Home (Set after-Endgame)
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