Tales of Suspense' captures the courageous Anthony Stark as he engages in his first battle as Iron Man in his own armor. The Y-69 rocket starts falling, and he tries reaching it before it crushes innocent bystanders. As the rocket was plunging and twisting, he realizes that the cause is not natural, and he must find the mastermind of the disaster. He decides to go back to Red Russia where Professor Vanko, an acclaimed electricity scientist, is working on another massive project, the Human Dynamo. Iron Man believes Professor Vanko his behind the rocket disaster, so when the Crimson Dynamo strikes, he must be ready.