A year passes, with Raditz finally achieving Super Saiyan 3, Goku mastering Super Saiyan 3, and Goten and Trunks achieving Super Saiyan 2. Gohan begins training with Piccolo, determined to once again become strong. Goku has caught up to Vegeta in terms of power, and the two are practically equal now. Most of the Saiyans have been training with Whis, while Tomata has been training to be. One day, Whis tells them about a tournament between all 12 universes. The Gods of Destruction have arranged this with the support of the angels and the Grand Priest, in the hopes of incentivizing a higher mortal level. The winning team gets ten wishes on the Super Dragon Balls, one for each person. Excited, they begin to assemble their team. With the tournament in one year, this gives them plenty of time to train and become more powerful. After a year of training, the final team is gathered.
- Android 17
Tien declined his invitation on his own terms, saying he wishes remain at his doho. 18 and Krillin also decide not to participate. The team heads off with Beerus and Whis to the tournament. The other teams assemble, and the rules of the tournament are stated.
- The tournament will be held in a free-for-all style.
- Killing is punishable by death
- No interference is allowed by spectators, excluding a one-time donation of Potara earrings.
The tournament begins, and the fighting starts immediately.