Stark: JARVIS! Jarvis: Welcome home, sir... Nick Fury: "I am Iron Man". You think you're the only superhero in the world? Mr. Stark, you've become part of a bigger universe. You just don't know it yet. Stark: Who the hell are you? Nick Fury: Nick Fury. Director of SHIELD. Stark: Ah. Nick Fury: I'm here to talk to you about the Avenger Initiative.

Stark returns home after the press conference to find someone in his home.