Coming Distractions: Netflix’s Iron Fist trailer confirms Iron Fist is a man who punches things

Iron Fist has been the most mysterious entry in Netflix’s roster of street-level Marvel heroes for a while now, with casting news and plot details trailing out well behind Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and even the upcoming Defenders. We got a tease of the show at San Diego Comic Con back in July, but today, at the show’s panel at New York Comic Con, the streaming service finally gave us our first real look at superhero Danny Rand.

Who’s apparently just kind of a guy who hits things, as far as the trailer is concerned. Punching dudes, punching women, punching doors: other than some portentous voice over and shots of the show’s supporting cast, we get more out of “living weapon” Finn Jones’ fists and feet than his mouth. Meanwhile, the trailer also lacks in any big stylistic hooks, like the ones that pulled in …

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