Synopsis for The Terminus Factor: Stage One, (Part I of V), “You Are What You Eat”
While exploring the insides of a volcano in Washington State with an experiment shielded capsule. Captain America and Dr. Ramona Napier unleash a termini strand which affects the area wildlife. When the townspeople and Iron Man eat the infected fish, all go into a rage. Iron Man and Captain America battle with Cap baiting Iron Man into landing into snowfall. The Star Spangled Avenger determined that cold conditions killed the infection. Iron Man and the townspeople return to their senses. Everyone wonders if this scare has passed, but the story ends with an enraged/infected Grizzly Bear on a rampage in the Washington woods. Continued in Iron Man Annual 11.