Marvel Super Hero Contest of Champions #1

A Gathering of Heroes

Rel: Mar 09, 1982 - Pub: Jun 1982
Adventure, Super-Heroes
Modern Age | Color | USA | English
Comic | 32 pages | $0.60

The Grandmaster and his unknown opponent capture every hero on Earth, and choose 12 each to compete in a contest to save the Collector.


Creators View all

Writer Steven Grant, Bill Mantlo, Mark Gruenwald
Penciller John Romita Jr.
Inker Pablo Marcos
Colorist Andy Yanchus, Patricia DeFalco
Letterer Joe Rosen
Cover Penciller John Romita Jr.
Cover Inker Bob Layton
Editor Mark Gruenwald, Tom DeFalco
Editor in Chief James 'Jim' Shooter

Characters View all

Red Ghost (Ivan Kragoff)
Triton
Darkstar (Laynia Petrovna)
Devil-Slayer (Eric Simon Payne)
Northstar (Jean-Paul Beaubier)
Machine Man (X-51 / Aaron Stack)
Moondragon (Heather Douglas)
Stingray (Walter Newell)
Wonder Man (Simon Williams)
Moon Knight (Marc Spector)
Collector
She-Hulk (Jennifer Walters)
Arabian Knight (Abdul Qamar)
Sabra (Ruth Bat-Seraph)
Sunfire (Shiro Yoshida)
Black Panther (T'Challa)
Gargoyle (Isaac Christians)
Grandmaster (En Dwi Gast)
Crimson Dynamo (Dimitri Bukharin)
Dazzler (Alison Blaire)
Wasp (Janet van Dyne)
Shamrock (Molly Fitzgerald)
Professor X (Charles Francis Xavier)
Captain Britain (Brian Braddock)
Lockjaw
Gypsy Moth (Sybil Dvorak)
Sasquatch (Walter Langkowski)
Shaman (Michael Twoyoungmen)
Black Knight (Dane Whitman)
Son of Satan (Daimon Hellstrom)
Peregrine (Alain Racine)
Death (Marvel)
Black Bolt (Blackagar Boltagon)
Medusa (Medusalith Amaquelin-Boltagon)
Scarlet Witch (Wanda Maximoff)
Ka-Zar (Kevin Plunder)
Hulk (Robert Bruce Banner)
Vanguard (Nikolai Krylenko)
Colossus (Piotr 'Peter' Nikolaievitch Rasputin)
Crystal (Crystalia Amaquelin-Maximoff)
Thor (Donald Blake)
Red Wolf (William Talltrees)
Doc Samson (Leonard Samson)
Ikaris
Quasar (Wendell Elvis Vaughn)
Vision (Victor Shade)
Nightcrawler (Kurt Wagner)
Sub-Mariner (Namor McKenzie)
Mr. Fantastic (Reed Richards)
Valkyrie (Brunnhilde)
Hercules (Marvel) (Heracles Panhellenios)
Shroud (Maximillian Coleridge)
Ursa Major (Mikhail Urlokovitch)
Iron Fist (Daniel 'Danny' Rand)
Storm (Ororo Munroe)
Nighthawk (Kyle Richmond)
Blitzkrieg
Collective Man (Han, Chang, Lin, Sun, & Ho Tao-Yu)
Shadowcat (Katherine 'Kitty' Pryde)
Wolverine (Logan / James Howlett)
Mockingbird (Barbara 'Bobbi' Morse-Barton)
Snowbird
Defensor (Gabriel Carlos Dantes Sepulveda)
3-D Man (Charles 'Chuck' and Harold 'Hal' Chandler)
Tigra (Greer Nelson)
Brother Voodoo (Daniel Drumm)
Shanna the She-Devil (Shanna O'Hara-Plunder)
Gorgon
Talisman
Invisible Girl (Susan Storm-Richards)
Falcon (Samuel 'Sam' Wilson)
Jack of Hearts (Jonathan 'Jack' Hart)
Hellcat (Patricia 'Patsy' Walker)
Hawkeye (Clinton Francis 'Clint' Barton)
Ant-Man (Scott Edward Harris Lang)
Karnak
Quicksilver (Pietro Django Maximoff)
Beast (Henry Philip 'Hank' McCoy)
Daredevil (Matthew Michael 'Matt' Murdock)
Angel (Warren Kenneth Worthington III)
Spider-Man (Peter Benjamin Parker)
Captain America (Steven Grant Rogers)
Black Widow (Natalia Alianovna 'Natasha' 'Romanoff' Romanova)
Iron Man (Anthony Edward 'Tony' Stark)
Spider-Woman (Jessica Miriam Drew)
Human Torch (Jonathan Spencer Lowell 'Johnny' Storm)
Thing (Benjamin Jacob Grimm)
Guardian (James Jacob 'Jim' Harper)
Dr. Druid (Anthony Ludgate Droom)
Dr. Strange (Stephen Vincent Strange)
Cyclops (Scott 'Slim' Summers)
Iceman (Robert Louis 'Bobby' Drake)
Power Man (Luke / Carl Cage / Lucas)
Whizzer (Robert 'Bob' Frank)