Following his shocking debut at Manhattan Mayhem, Bully Ray has formed a brotherly partnership with perhaps the greatest tag team in ROH history, The Briscoes! The man the Briscoes call “The Big Homie” has seemingly been accepted as the third Briscoe, and the trio has formed an inpenetrable wall around the ROH World Six Man Tag Team Championships with wins over the Kingdom and Bullet Club. They will be put to the test in Dearborn against a team that is no strangers to six man gold, Los Ingobernables de Japon!
The 12th ROH World Television Champion “The Villain” Marty Scurll has dominated ROH competition. For over five months, his “Reign of Wickedness” has taken hold of ROH. His patented Crossface Chicken Wing has been the difference in seven of his eight title defenses, racking up victories against stars like Donovan Dijak, Lio Rush, Frankie Kazarian, and Adam Cole! Scurll, who views the ROH World Television Championship as the most important championship in ROH, believes there is no one in wrestling that can defeat him and said as much following his win over Kaz.
In front of the largest crowd in ROH history, “The American Nightmare” Cody made a statement only one hour after going through one of the most grueling matches of his career, a Texas Bullrope Match against Jay Lethal. Cody attacked a celebrating Christopher Daniels, leaving the ROH World Champion laying following a successful championship defense against Dalton Castle. One week later, Cody interrupted Daniels as Ring of Honor Wrestling took to the air, issuing a challenge for the War of the Worlds Pay Per View!