The following was taped on Wednesday at Full Sail University.
10/17 WWE NXT TV tapings:
Before the taping kicked off, Xavier Woods made a surprise appearance and announced a special League of Legends video game competition for UpUpDownDown. The teams were brought out on stage featuring: One video game pro, Seth Rollins, Cesaro, Ruby Riott and Tyler Breeze as Team WWE vs. A video game pro, Johnny Gargano, Adam Cole, Shayna Baszler and Dakota Kai.
* The Undisputed Era started the taping talking about beating The War Raiders. EC3 interrupts saying Adam Cole doesn’t deserve another opportunity at the NXT North American Title and he would prove that right now.
* EC3 def. Adam Cole. After the match, Undisputed Era beat up EC3.
* Mia Yim def. Aliyah.
* Kassius Ohno def. Justin Xavier.
* NXT GM William Regal was about to announce who would challenge Tommaso Ciampa for the NXT Championship at NXT TakeOver: WarGames when he was interrupted by Ciampa, Velveteen Dream, Lars Sullivan and Nikki Cross. Cross yelled “he’s here!” and Aleister Black charged the ring. Black attacked Sullivan and then held up Regal in the corner asking where he is. Johnny Gargano then shows up and attacks Black from behind.
* The Street Profits def. The Mighty.
* Nikki Cross def. Mercedes Martinez.
* Matt Riddle (in his NXT TV debut) def. Luke Menzies.
* Oney Lorcan and Danny Burch def. Humberto Carrillo and Raul Mendoza.
* Backstage, The Undisputed Era is cutting a promo when the War Raiders show up and beat them up along with the set. Ricochet gets involved as they head inside the arena. Pete Dunne runs out to join Ricochet and the War Raiders to even it up. William Regal announces these teams will square off in a WarGames match at TakeOver.
* Heavy Machinery def. The Forgotten Sons.
* Dakota Kai def. Taynara Conti.
* Bianca Belair def. Mia Yim.
* Lacey Evans def. Karissa Rivera.
* Kyle O’Reilly def. Hanson.
* Lars Sullivan def. Velveteen Dream.
— JJ Williams (@JJWilliamsWON) October 18, 2018