Marvel: I Am the Body of Iron!
Starting out in the Marvel universe, the protagonist becomes the powerful Iron Man right from the get-go! Through gaining prestige, he progresses from Iron Man to Silver Superhero, then to Golden Superhero, defeating foes every step of the way. When a group of creepy villains surround a young reporter, he steps in to save the day. When Clark falls to darkness, he is there to bring him back to the light. When Iron Man is about to snap his fingers, he steps in to do the job. But when his girlfriend is about to give birth? Well, he thinks she'd better handle that one.