Early Sunday morning at NJPW’s New Beginning in Osaka PPV event, the Japanese wrestling promotion announced that it will be returning to the United States this coming summer for an event at the legendary Madison Square Garden.
The event, dubbed Wrestle Dynasty and will be held at MSG in New York City on Saturday, August 22. NJPW shared the announcement in a YouTube video, watch it below:
The last time NJPW held a show at MSG was April 2019 when they partnered with ROH for the G1 Supercard where Kazuchika Okada defeated Jay White to win the IWGP Heavyweight Championship in the main event.
NJPW picked quite the weekend to return to the US. The date of August 22 will see NJPW go head-to-head with WWE NXT TakeOver Boston, which is scheduled to occur the same night as Wrestle Dynasty. WWE’s second largest yearly PPV, Summerslam, is being held the following night on August 23.
Do you love wrestling? Do you have strong opinions on AEW, WWE, NJPW, Impact, ROH, and the independent scene? Do you like to write about wrestling? Then we want you on our team. AIPT is currently recruiting wrestling writers. Apply to write for AIPT today!
Like what we do here at AIPT? Consider supporting us and independent comics journalism by becoming a patron today! In addition to our sincere thanks, you can browse AIPT ad-free, gain access to our vibrant Discord community of patrons and staff members, get trade paperbacks sent to your house every month, and a lot more. Click the button below to get started!