AEW World Champion Chris Jericho has revealed on social media that he’s bringing back “The Painmaker” gimmick for his next match.
Jericho will make his first title defense against Darby Allin on Wednesday’s episode of AEW Dynamite on TNT in Philadelphia, PA at the Liacouras Center where they’ll meet in a Street Fight.
Jericho took to Instagram where shared photos of his “Painmaker” gimmick from his time in New Japan Pro Wrestling. He wrote the following:
“After terrorizing Japan & @njpw1972 over the past year, the #Painmaker makes his @allelitewrestling debut THIS WEDNESDAY on #AEWDynamite! So beware @darbyallin…hell is coming for you…. @aewontnt #LeChampion.”