“The Monday Night War” series looking at the battle between RAW and Nitro will officially kick off on the WWE Network this Friday (8/22) following Smackdown starting at 10:00 p.m. Eastern (9:00 CT) on the WWE Network. This was plugged at the Smackdown tapings on Tuesday night in Phoenix. The description for the first show reads:

“Media mogul Ted Turner launches WCW Monday Nitro in direct competition against Vince McMahon and WWE’s Monday Night Raw.”

Source: PWInsider.com, WWE.com