Re: Iron Man: Rise of Technovore (Anime Film)
I don't think Iron Man's eccentricity fits rightly in with the self serious and brooding or boyishly naive stock personalities of Shounen Anime.
Alan Moore on comics:
They've lost a lot of their original innocence, and they can't get that back. And, they're stuck, it seems, in this kind of depressive ghetto of grimness and psychosis. I'm not too proud of being the author of that regrettable trend.