The highly-anticipated in-ring debut of Bray Wyatt’s The Fiend occurred at SummerSlam 2019 and it was as creepy as you’d count on.
Wyatt went in opposition to Finn Balor on Sunday and took house the victory. While Balor acquired some offense in, the previous Universal Champion was no match for the vicious Fiend. But whereas the match was quick, Wyatt’s entrance and new theme track would be the speak of the WWE Universe for days to come back.
Check out Wyatt’s entrance and new theme track under.
Some notable elements of the doorway are the lanturn that The Fiend holds. It’s formed and appears like Wyatt’s head in his previous gimmick. The theme track is a remix of Wyatt’s previous music.
The story behind Bray Wyatt and his new in-ring alter ego goes again to an April episode of Monday Night RAW. After weeks of video teases, Wyatt’s revamped character made its debut in a sequence of vignettes known as the Firefly Fun House.
For 9 weeks, a brand new episode of the Firefly Fun House aired introducing new characters like Mercy, Abby the Witch and even a “Devil” Vince McMahon puppet. It additionally gave nods to completely different factors in Wyatt’s profession together with his older gimmicks in addition to previous feuds.
After the ultimate episode of the Firefly Fun House, the puppets that appeared within the sequence would pop up backstage at Monday Night RAW and SmackDown Live. However, it would not be till the July 15 episode of RAW that Wyatt would return exterior of the Firefly Fun House. On this episode, Wyatt would assault Finn Balor establishing their eventual SummerSlam feud.
Finn Balor appeared on SmackDown Live to deal with Bray Wyatt’s assault, and challenged The Fiend to a match at SummerSlam. The Fiend would settle for.
Wyatt and Finn’s SummerSlam match announcement comes a day after Bray attacked Mick Foley on the RAW Reunion present. In that episode of Monday Night RAW, Bray interrupted a speech from the WWE legend earlier than showing within the ring and taking him out with the Mandible Claw.
Bray Wyatt and Finn Balor feuded again in 2017. In the construct, Wyatt supposedly unleashed the ability of Sister Abigail and was set to tackle Demon Balor at TLC that 12 months. However, Bray Wyatt got here down with a illness that led to an impromptu match between Balor and AJ Styles.
Wyatt has used social media together with the Firefly Fun House segments to tease potential feuds by mentioning previous tales with The SHIELD, The Rock and extra. But it was this tweet after the assault on Finn that actually reveals Bray’s motivation.
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