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With all the long-term plans Marvel Studios has announced regarding their superhero films, it is quite understandable to lose sight of how it all began - with Iron Man. Here is a useful (and quirky) video for Marvel and Iron Man fans who want to quickly catch up on how the journey (mostly Tony Stark's) began.

TL;DW (Too Long; Didn't Watch), a Mashable Show deconstructs the plots, themes and characters of popular movies and TV shows in a hilarious manner, reports

In the latest episode, they focus on Marvel's popular Iron Man film franchise.

"Iron Man is one man's dramatic journey from functioning alcoholic to functioning alcoholic in a death machine," the YouTube site explains. "With Marvel planning to fill up the rest of your adult life with super hero movies, you're probably searching for a way to get caught up quickly. That's what we're here for."

Check out the video below:

You can click here to watch other episodes of TL;DW.