First Appearance: Marvel Premiere #15
Daniel Rand studied martial arts while growing up in the mystical city of K’un-Lun, which is said to materialize in the Himalayas once a decade. At 19, Danny requested and earned an opportunity to win the power of the Iron Fist and slew the dragon Shou-Lao, a feat no other warrior had ever accomplished. He plunged his hands in a flaming brazier, imbuing himself with the mystic energy of the Iron Fist.
Real Name: Daniel Rand
Occupation: Martial Artist
- Can harness his spiritual energy to elevate his physical and mental abilities
- Can focus his chi into his hand making it superhumanly powerful
- Extremely skilled martial artist