GENERAL RICHMOND MONTGOMERY: The “Omega Protocol,” when active, will release a… “thing” that will force the Ego back into its transdimensional cell. It will also completely re-seal the breach.
GENERAL RICHMOND MONTGOMERY: In order to do this, we needed to place technology within a well-developed, widespread cellular network in order to transmit the “thing” across the entire United States.
GENERAL RICHMOND MONTGOMERY: The Omega Protocol device would be secretly embedded in smartphones on that network. Due to the high level of technology involved, we needed a phone that represented the pinnacle of technological achievement.
GENERAL RICHMOND MONTGOMERY: After careful and painstaking analysis, we finally settled on the iPhone 4.