Supervillain Origins: The Mandarin
An egotistical, ambitious and intelligent super villain, the Mandarin first appeared as a legendary madman living in a secret castle lair deep within Communist China. Harboring an immense power granted by his ten power rings, he showcased an insatiable thirst for world domination. Conquering villages, his infamy eventually reaching the Pentagon, and Iron Man was tasked with carrying out a reconnaissance mission to uncover the new threat. Join WatchMojo.com as we explore the comic book origins of The Mandarin.