WWE legend Chris Jericho signs full time with All Elite Wrestling

Bessie Dean
January 10, 2019

Jericho fanned the flames of a potential wrestling company war on Tuesday in Jacksonville when he said that AEW was about to "change the universe", a direct reference to the WWE calling their fanbase the "WWE Universe".

WWE also moved Chris Jericho to the alumni section of their website.

You can watch Pac showing up at the AEW rally below around the 45-minute mark.

On New Years Day, the worst kept secret in the wrestling industry was revealed when Cody Rhodes and The Young Bucks announced their new promotion - All Elite Wrestling. I know AEW will be welcomed by wrestling fans here in the US and throughout the world who are ready for something new and authentic. He had talks with WWE, as recently as, right before I left for Japan.

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A WWE rep has given a comment on the situation, stating that the company hasn't told security to ban anybody, regardless of if they were wearing AEW merchandise, but there have been countless reports showing people being rejected entry. "I'm not surprised about it".

"As far as whether this impacts New Japan, what I do know, I don't know this 100%, but what I believe given discussions from as recently as yesterday, is that he's still open to working for New Japan."
I look forward to his next venture.

Daniel Wood is a Cinema Manager, comic enthusiast and wrestling fan who has been writing all of his life.

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