Masked Assailants On RAW Receive Name
During Monday’s edition of RAW, several technical difficulties occured prior to a new faction debuting during the episode.
The lights cut out several times during the show, as well as technical glitches which announcers thought were due to a bad weather in the area. During the episode security camera footage captured six people tossing Molotov cocktails at a generator outside the WWE Performance Center.
While many were expecting a big debut during the show, WWE teased this new group without revealing any names. WWE is now stating the group will be known as RETRIBUTION.
Yesterday afternoon, reports emerged indicating a new faction would debut on the episode, WWE.com later confirmed the story.
According to Fightful Select (subscription required), WWE’s social media team “jumped the gun” reporting the new group after the news leaked from Pro Wrestling Sheet.
WWE’s social media team also jumped the gun on tonight’s “faction news,” after word of the new team leaked on Pro Wrestling Sheet.