War Machine

fictional character in Marvel Comics

War Machine (James Rupert "Rhodey" Rhodes) is a superhero. He appears in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, who donned the Iron Man armor after Tony Stark couldn't or didn't want to, and later became a armored superhero. He was created by John Byrne, David Michelinie, and Bob Layton, and first appeared in Iron Man #118 in January of 1979.

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He has appeared in many comics and in other media, including in the films comic books set in the Marvel comics and its expanded universe.

In the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), James Rhodes was first played by Terrence Howard in Iron Man (2008). This takes place before he took on the War Machine mantle.

Then it was played by Don Cheadle in Iron Man 2 (2010), Iron Man 3 (2013), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Captain America: Civil War (2016), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Captain Marvel (2019), Avengers: Endgame (2019), the television series The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021) and Secret Invasion (2023), the animated series What If...? (2021) and the upcoming movie Armor Wars.

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