Gene Khan, In his Armor and Casual Wear
Vital statistics
Position Leader of the Ten Rings
Age Unknown
Status Alive
Physical attributes
Height 6' 2"
Weight 98 kilograms
Gene Khan better known as the Mandarin, is the leader of the Ten Rings, a terrorist organization bent on world domination. Years ago, the Mandarin, uncovered a ship belonging to a troop of Makluan terrorists, and in that ship, he discovered 10 ancient rings, imbued with cosmic energy, that possessed great power. Through the power of the Ten Rings, the Mandarin saw to claim the world. However his attempts mainly failed due to Iron Man and War Machine. He was previously thought to be a fictional character created by Aldrich Killian to cover up the Extremis attacks, but upon Trevor Slattery's kidnapping from prison by an actual Ten Rings agent, the truth of the Mandarin's existence has become all too well known to everyone involved in his schemes.

Powers and Abilities Edit

  • Chi Manipulation: The Mandarin possesses superhuman physical prowess. The Mandarin can survive for years without food and water by living on stored Chi.

Abilities Edit

  • Martial Arts:The Mandarin is a superb athlete with tremendous skill in the various martial arts.
  • Genius Intellect: The Mandarin is one of the world's greatest scientific geniuses. Not only has he made himself into an authority on Makluan science, but he has also built upon this knowledge by making further discoveries based upon it.
  • Historian: The Mandarin is extremely knowledgeable on ancient history, specifically that of Asia and China.
  • Multilingual: The Mandarin is fluent in various languages most notably English and his native Mandarin Chinese.

Weapons Edit

  • Makluan Power Rings: The Mandarin can psionically activate these for a variety of effects.

Gallery Edit

Mandarin in his Arc-Reactor Armor