The Iron Man R2D2 Merges Two Hollywood Heavyweights

By: Ryan Hinkson - Published:   Updated: Jun 13 2011 • References: gizmodo & neatorama
The Iron Man R2-D2 by artist Mark Verta is a cool mockup of the quirky Stars Wars robot merged with the comic book superhero brought to life by Robert Downey Jr.

The Iron Man R2-D2 kind of looks like R2-D2 decided to go out 'trick or treating' as Iron Man on Halloween. Could a Star Wars Iron Man movie collaboration be in the works?

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