The attraction is estimated to have a cost of $100 million and employs a newer generation model of the Advanced Technology Leisure Application Simulator, currently used in Star Tours: The Adventures Continue. The attraction is located at the park's Tomorrowland section, in an area named "Stark Expo", adjacent to Buzz Lightyear Astro Blasters. Set a few years after the 2010 New York Stark Expo, Tony invites the visitors aboard the Iron Wing Mark VIII for a tour of Hong Kong, including the newly constructed Stark Tower. However, HYDRA launches an attack on the city that lead by Arnim Zola, forcing Tony to don the Iron Man armor and fight the menace alongside the Iron Wing.
Arriving visitors enter the Stark Expo, where they can learn the history of Howard Stark, the founder of Stark Industries, before meeting current president Tony Stark, who is introducing a new invention known as the "Iron Wing".  At the expo, guests can experience the history of Stark Industries through inventions by Howard Stark, and into the present day, where Tony Stark is inspiring his team of scientists and engineers to make our lives better, more convenient and safer through technology. At the back of the area, guests can enter the simulator attraction.
The Marvel-themed area also includes a cool interactive “Become Iron Man” experience in Expo Shop, exclusive themed merchandise and an immersive, story-driven character greeting with Iron Man.
On November 22, 2016, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts announced a multi-year expansion to the Hong Kong Disneyland Resort. This expansion will include an expansion to Tomorrowland which will include new attractions, meet-and-greets, shops, entertainment, and dining locations. The Stark Expo area is the first phase of this expansion. Three years later, a new attraction themed to Ant-Man opened on March 2019. It's the re-imagined version of Buzz Lightyear Astro Blasters. In 2023, an Avengers attraction in scheduled to open. It will be on the land that was Autopia.
In Hall of Legacy, where guest will see a historical collection of historical items, including items from Captain America: The First Avenger, Iron Man, and Iron Man 2, The first Flying Vehicle Controller and its "Gravitational Retrograde" engine, the String Reactor Energy Model, the Armored Fantasy Mark I Armor replicas, and the American Captain, exhibited at the World Exposition of Tomorrow in 1943 Shield prototype.
When introduction of the M.A.R.I.A. flight concept car In the science fiction city, a Space Mountain appear. The flying car to the future city, that is meaning Tomorrowland, which is not simply express the meaning of Tomorrowland in the Disney Park, is to the 2015 movie "Tomorrowland" tribute. Related to the fragment to stop, Space Mountain is located in the left position, and the right of the future central city of high-crossing needle-like buildings and flyover, the screen layout and "Tomorrowland" is the same.
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In Hall of Protection, there has a "My JARVIS" that feature some codes in the Intelligent system prototype, list below:
Stan Lee made a cameo in the security instructions video before the ride.
A magic coin press machine that look like Dum-E appears in the exit of the ride, which is in the end of the ride that Iron Man said "Ah-ar! No, Dum E! Don't even... Yeah, yeah, that's it! I am turning you into a coin press machine." when Dum-E want to issue an extinguishing agent to the smoldering Iron Man.
A concept image released at the attraction's announcement in October 2013