As per Tony Khan, AEW is soon to embark on a new era.
During last night's AEW Collision, a video preview for next weekend's WrestleDream PPV saw Khan note how this event will "end a chapter" and "begin a new era in AEW".
"We'll pay tribute to the dreamer who made this all possible, the late, great Antonio Inoki, with an event one year in the making!"#AEWWrestleDream is next Sunday, 10/1, LIVE on PPV from the @ClimateArena!Advertisement— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) September 24, 2023
It remains to be seen what this new era will look like or whether this is merely hyperbole from the AEW President as he attempts to stir up anticipation for next Sunday's PPV.
Much like is done on seemingly a weekly basis, Tony has promised that WrestleDream will be one of the greatest nights in the history of professional wrestling, adding how every match on the card is capable of stealing the show.
As of this writing, the line-up for AEW WrestleDream is as follows:
- 'Hangman' Adam Page vs. Swerve Strickland
- Chris Jericho, Kenny Omega & Kota Ibushi vs. Sammy Guevara, Konosuke Takeshita & Will Ospreay
- The Young Bucks vs. The Lucha Bros. vs. The Gunns vs. Hook & Orange Cassidy
- ROH Tag Team Champions MJF & Adam Cole vs. The Righteous
- AEW TNT Champion Christian Cage vs. Darby Allin in a two-out-of-three falls match
- ROH Champion & NJPW STRONG Openweight Champion Eddie Kingston vs. Katsuyori Shibata
- AEW Tag Team Champions FTR vs. Aussie Open
- AEW TBS Champion Kris Statlander vs. Julia Hart
- Bryan Danielson vs. Zack Sabre Jr.