With AVENGERS 2: AGE OF ULTRON right around the corner, Marvel celebrates the greatest super-team the world has ever known with a magazine-sized extravaganza! Meet the creative legend who helped start it all, Jack Kirby, as we look back at his first year of AVENGERS artistry! Relive the history of Earth's Mightiest Heroes with a series of probing character profiles! Explore the Avengers' creative history with 'Earth's Mightiest Interview,' a roundtable with some of the greatest writers in the team's history (Stan Lee, Roy Thomas, Steve Englehart, David Michelinie, Roger Stern and Kurt Busiek), and have your mind blown by a gallery of all-time great Avengers artist John Buscema's finest work! All this and more - including a countdown of the greatest Avengers stories of all time!