Halloween Havoc (2018) is an upcoming professional wrestling pay per view produced by War Hawks Entertainment Inc. for their SmackDown brand. It will take place Sunday, October 28, 2018. It is the first event in the WHEI Halloween Havoc chornology and the 13th in the overall Halloween Havoc chronology. It is also the second SmackDown exclusive pay per view of Season 3 and the seventh pay per view of season 3 overall.
The event continues the Halloween Havoc chronology previously established by World Championship Wrestling (WCW).
The card will consist of matches resulting from scripted storylines that play out on WHEI's SmackDown brand. Storylines play out on the War Hawks' weekly show on Twitch Friday Night SmackDown Live. Wrestlers portray heroes, villains, or less distinguishable characters as they build tension that leads to a match or series of matches leading into the event.
The primary feud heading into the event is between Daniel Bryan and with the two feuding over the WHEI WWE Championship. At No Mercy the previous month Bryan defeated Sami Zayn in a rematch from SummerSlam to retain the title. The next episode of SmackDown Ironman set up qualifying matches for a #1 Contenders Match the next week. That night Kenny Omega and The Undertaker advanced by defeating Bobby Roode and Booker T respectively.
A secondary feud heading into the event is between Braun Strowman and with the two feuding over the WHEI United States Championship. At No Mercy, Cody, with the Young Bucks at ringside, defeated The New Day's Big E to win the championship. The following episode SmackDown, Strowman answered an open challenge by Rhodes and defeated him to win the title.
Another secondary feud heading into the event is between SmackDown General Manager Ironman and the Bullet Club's "Hangman" Page with the two feuding over the WHEI Hardcore Championship. At No Mercy Ironman defeated sAnitY's Eric Young to retain the championship. The following episode of SmackDown Page defeated Mankind, Rhyno, and Albert in a hardcore fatal 4 way elimination match to earn a shot at the title.
Another feud heading into the event is between The Outsiders (Scott Hall & Kevin Nash) and () with the teams feuding over the WHEI SmackDown Tag Team Championship. At No Mercy, the Outsiders defeated Sanity's Killian Dane and Alexander Wolfe to retain the title. The next episode of SmackDown Ironman set up qualifying matches to determine the next challengers, The Young Bucks (Matt & Nick Jackson) defeated The War Hawks SmackDown Division (Will and Heath) and Evolution (Batista & Ric Flair) defeated The New Day (Xavier Woods & Big E) to advance, until Ironman realized Flair was a Raw superstar, this caused him to tell Batista that while Evolution itself was disqualified, he was not, and could find a new partner. Batista promised to do so before the next week.
Another feud heading into the event is between Bayley and Carmella with the two feuding over the WHEI SmackDown Women's Championship. At No Mercy, Bayley defeated Sanity's Nikki Cross to retain the title. The next episode of SmackDown Carmella won an 8 woman pin and submission only battle royal by last eliminating Angelina Love to earn the right to face Bayley for the title.
|1||Daniel Bryan (c) vs. TBD||Singles Match for the WHEI WWE Championship|
|2||Braun Strowman (c) vs. TBD||Singles Match for the WHEI United States Championship|
|3||The Outsiders (Scott Hall & Kevin Nash) (c) vs. TBD||Tag Team Match for the WHEI SmackDown Tag Team Championship|
|4||Ironman (c) vs. Hangman Page||Hardcore Match for the WHEI Hardcore Championship|
|5||Bayley (c) vs. Carmella||Singles Match for the WHEI SmackDown Women's Championship|
External Links Edit
|WHEI Season 3 Pay Per Views|
|SummerSlam | Unforgiven | School Of Pain | No Mercy | Hell In A Cell | Hog Wild | Halloween Havoc | Evolution | Survivor Series|
|All War Hawks Entertainment Inc. Pay Per Views|
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