It’s been a long wait since Iron Man 3‘s public showing at Comic Con in July. Now, months later, Marvel Studios have released a bevy of new material related to the Shellhead’s latest cinematic outing. Let’s start with the official trailer, which seemingly looks to pick up right after the end of Avengers and sees Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) dealing with the consequences of those events . . .

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Yeah. That looks pretty awesome. Not to be outdone with just a trailer, Marvel also released several new photos and the first official teaser poster for the film. The images, focus heavily on Petter Potts (Gwyneth Paltrow) as well as Stark himself. In addition to those images, we have a much better look at Rhodey’s (Don Cheadle) Iron Patriot armor, the Mark XLVII armor and Ben Kingsley as the Mandarin.

Meanwhile, the teaser poster shows Stark in front of his various armors, as the new Extremis begins to form up around him.

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Directed by Shane Black, Iron Man 3 stars Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Guy Pearce, Rebecca Hall, Stephanie Szostak, James Badge Dale with Jon Favreau and Ben Kingsley. The film will release May 3, 2013.

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