After operating for years out of New York, the Avengers form a second team - this time based in California! Fresh off their honeymoon, Hawkeye and Mockingbird - under the direction of the Vision, chairman of the East Coast Avengers - gather Tigra, Wonder Man, and Iron Man (secretly James Rhodes) to fight the forces no single super hero can withstand! See the team's earliest adventures against the deadly Maelstrom and his Minions! The malevolent Crossfire! Spider-Man foe the Blank! The ionic-powered Goliath (later Atlas of the Thunderbolts)! The all-powerful Graviton! Guest-starring the Shroud, Tony Stark, and honorary Avenger Moira Brandon! Collects:West Coast Avengers (1984) #1-4, Iron Man Annual #7, and Avengers #250, plus material from Avengers #239, #243-244, & #246, and Avengers West Coast #100 -- written by Roger Stern, Bob Harras, and Roy Thomas; illustrated by Bob Hall, Luke McDonnell, Al Milgrom, and Don Hudson.