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WWE announces rules for the upcoming War Games match



On this week's episode of NXT, William Regal announced that the next Takeover show will be headlined by a War Games match. It's the first time they've done that match in WWE.

On Thursday, WWE announced what the rules are for the match.

- A steel cage will surround 2 rings
- One member of each team will start the match. Remaining members will be in separate shark cages by the entrance way until it's time to enter the match
- After five minutes, remaining members from one team will be allowed to enter the match
- After three-minute period, the remaining members of another team will enter the match
- After another three-minute period, the final team's members will enter the match
- Once all the teams have entered the match, victory can be attained by pinfall or submission.

NXT Takeover: War Games will take place on November 18th at the Toyota Center in Houston and it will be part of Survivor Series weekend. Here is the card so far:

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