His first assignment was to freeze the desalinization plants of Abu Dhabi, UAE, leaving the country without water. Blizzard was unhappy with working for the Mandarin as the villain had planted a bomb inside him in case he didn't comply.
When Tony Stark, who had been captured by the Mandarin, tried to convince other of the Mandarin's prisoners to help him rebel against their "master," Blizzard heeded the call. After Stark deactivated the kill switches in his allies, they started the uprising. Blizzard, Whirlwind and Living Laser assaulted the Mandarin's armories and later aided Iron Man and Stane against the Mandarin and his Titanomechs. Blizzard died after being impaled by one of them.