Tesladyne was seized by a top secret government agency and transformed into Task Force ULTRA to bring global super science firms under the direct control of the military industrial complex. Escaped Tesladyne scientists went underground and are hunting for Robo. Oh, and giant monsters are threatening to consume all life on Earth. Sure was a nice planet we had for a while there!
Brian Clevinger writes comics. He's worked for Marvel, DC, IDW, and Dark Horse, but he's mostly known for co-creating the action adventure series Atomic Robo with Scott Wegener. You can read it right now at atomic-robo.com. Scott Wegener was a flight instructor which naturally dovetailed into drawing comic books. He's worked for just about every comics publisher out there, but he spends most of his time cranking out new pages of Atomic Robo.