Ares was stranded on Sakaar, where he was imprisoned by the Grandmaster and was forced to fight in his Contest of Champions. Ares won many fights in the Sakaaran Arena, gaining the praise of the Grandmaster, who granted him the title of Champion of Sakaar and dedicated him a sculpture on the facade of his palace.
- Grandmaster - Imprisoner
- In the comics, Ares was the Olympian God of War. He often opposed Thor and the Avengers until he abandoned his former lifestyle and became an anti-hero.