Originally Posted by Hush
Exactly, he has no reason to be Iron Man now without the reactor. I think that the reason for him needing the reactor was still valid too, I mean sure so many amazing things could happen in that universe but I think it's just like in the comics with Barbra Gordon or Proffesso X being stuck in wheel chairs sure this stuff could be fixed but it wasnt for DECADES.
Yep. Why tweak something so iconic to the character? It just seemed unnecessary. And this isn't like the deal with mechanical vs. organic web shooters, either. Honestly without the arc reactor, Stark isn't unique anymore. That was such a cool thing about him.