Wrestling Observer Exclusive: What is NXT?



According to the always reliable Wikipedia, NXT is the professional wrestling developmental branch for WWE based in Winter Park, Florida. Well, Wikipedia, I think it’s time you updated your page on NXT because a lot of people would agree that NXT is no longer developmental. A more accurate name for NXT might be Indie Supershow, or King of Indies (already taken), or Place Where You Can See All Your Favourite Independent and International Wrestlers on a Weekly Basis Show. That last one is a little wordy.

Basically, NXT WAS a developmental branch of WWE, taking over the role from Florida Championship Wresting. Now, NXT is a very well produced and deep pocketed indie wrestling promotion.

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