Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Professor X; X-Men [Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine [Logan]; Colossus; Rogue; Nightcrawler]; Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [James Rhodes]; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Zsaji; Dr. Doom (villain); Galactus (villain); Magneto (villain); Dr. Octopus (villain); Enchantress (villain); Molecule Man [Owen Reece] (villain); Absorbing Man (villain); Wrecker (villain); Thunderball (villain); Piledriver (villain); Bulldozer (villain); Titania (villain); Volcana [Marsha Rosenberg] (villain); Ultron (villain); Ariel [Kitty Pryde] (cameo flashback); Kang (cameo flashback); Wasp [Janet Van Dyne] (cameo flashback); Lizard (cameo flashback); Beyonder (cameo flashback)
When Galactus' home ship arrives, all of the factions scramble to devise a plan to deal with this. Torch connects with the Zsaji. The Wrecking Crew picks on Molecule Man and Volcana. The Enchantress tries to seduce Doom. Mr. Fantastic and Magneto each try to get the attention of Galactus and are punished for their troubles. The heroes and villains battle again but the X-Men ride into the rescue and drive the bad guys off. Colossus is badly injured and also comes into contact with the healer Zsaji. Dr. Doom sneaks onto Galactus' ship and begins to poke around.