Master Hand thought to himself. The 8 original Smashers had been cast away to another world. Luckily, he had the foresight to, since the beginning of the tournaments, place a magic charm on the Smashers that, if they were brought back to life, would allow them to return back to this world. This world needs new heroes… the large appendage thought. This may spell the end of our world otherwise.
The world these 8 Smashers had been sent to was the real world, where eight ordinary teenagers would wake up to discover a life-sized trophy of a certain Smasher.