The Iron Avengers were featured previously in the Marvel Comics limited series "Earth X", originally published from 1999 to 2000. It is also set on Earth in a future dystopia. As part of this storyline, most of the Avengers are dead and Tony Stark has created robot versions of them. See more
Can we hear it again? Please.
More - tell us the story more! Please.
Okay, one more time and then it's off to bed.
[Tony tells the story
And there came the day, unlike any other. When Earth's mightiest heroes were united against a common threat. The Soldier, the God, the Knight, the Spy, the Giant, the King, the Pixie, the Ghost, and the Archer. On that day, the Avengers were born. To fight foes that no single hero could withstand: time-traveling conquerors, alien invaders and masters...