Appearing in "Metamorphosis Oddity"
- Stark Enterprises (First appearance)
- Clytemnestra Erwin (Mentioned) (Deceased)
- Mr. Colomby (a businessman) (Only appearance)
- A.I.M. (Mentioned)
- Eddie (a Stark construction employee) (Only appearance)
- Kelly (Stark's construction foreman) (Only appearance)
- Kioshi (a Stark construction employee) (Only appearance)
- Mr. Griswold (a Disneyland visitor) (Only appearance)
- Mr. Griswold's family (Only appearance)
- Maurice (Disneyland's waiter) (Only appearance)
- Armand (Disneyland's chef) (Behind the scenes)
- Stark International (Mentioned)
Races and Species:
- United States of America
- Pacific Ocean (Referenced)
- Stark Space Station, Earth Orbit (Mentioned)
- Chernobyl, Ukraine (Mentioned)
Synopsis for "Metamorphosis Oddity"
Stark Enterprises is founded, and construction has begun on Tony's new home. Then super-sophisticated technology clashes with ultimate sophisticated technology when Iron Man battles the unstoppable Adaptoid, a calling card of Justin Hammer, signaling his return as a thorn in Tony's side.
- This issue contains a letters page Printed Circuits. Letters are published from William Climer, Dales Coe, Chris Conelly, and Mike Pesice. The page also includes Mark's Remarks.
- The Griswold family appearance is a reference to the then contemporary classic comedy motion picture National Lampoon's Vacation.