The heroes of earth are abducted and transported to a large ship. The mystified heroes ponder at how all of them got each other. The Grandmaster and Death then introduce themselves as the reason all the heroes are captured. The reason the Grandmaster was playing to restore life to his recently deceased brother, The Collector. Death could restore life to his dead brother. Both entities chose twelve players, Grandmaster chose Captain America, Talisman, Wolverine, She-Hulk, The Thing, Daredevil,
- Death was called "The Unknown" throughout the series.
- This is the very first Marvel limited series.
- Pages referring to the "Contest of Champions" event
- Media Contest of Champions was Mentioned in
- Images showing "Contest of Champions"
- Event Gallery: Contest of Champions
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