WWE sent out a survey to their mailing list on Friday to figure out what fans like and don’t like about NXT 2.0.
The survey asked fans a long list of questions that range from the look and feel of the show, the character development, whether the show feels too scripted or not, the length of the show, and other topics.
NXT ratings have dropped since it was rebranded in September as the company looks to engage with younger fans. The feeling from certain people in WWE management was that the previous version of NXT was too dark and focused more on older talent that had previously wrestled on the independent scene. Thus far, it doesn’t look like the new NXT 2.0 has been able to draw in extra viewers and it appears that the survey is a step in trying to fix that issue.
Fans that received the survey were asked if they agreed or disagreed with these statements:
*This show has many unique and exciting characters.
*I enjoy the athleticism of the wrestling talent on the show.
*This show has some of my favorite professional wrestling characters.
*Character development is believable.
*Wrestling talent on this show is charismatic.
*I enjoy the interactions and match-ups among female talent.
*The wrestling talent has creative freedom to speak their minds.
*Promos feel natural and not too scripted.
*I enjoy the interactions and match-ups among male talent.
*The show does a good job in developing newer wrestling talent.
*I enjoy the promos / smack talk on this show.
*The show does a good job in featuring a wide variety of talent that I am interested in.
*This show is one of my favorites among all professional wrestling shows.
*The show is straightforward.
*Most segments on the show feel necessary to watch.
*There is a good balance between talking and action segments.
*There is a good variety of match types used on this show.
*I can count on seeing at least some big or important moments.
*The show has high production value (lights, camera work, etc.)
*The show does not have enough escalation to intense/brutal action.
*The show format continues to positively evolve.
*Match outcomes feel meaningful.
*The show keeps up with the latest technology.
*The show has the right amount of aggressiveness/violence.
*Storylines are consistently engaging.
*Storylines keep me guessing in a good way.
*There is always something fresh and exciting.
*The show offers an amount of humor that appeals to me.
*I enjoy the commentary on this show.
*I share content or talk about this show with my friends or other fans.
*Rivalries and match-ups on this show are consistently entertaining.
Thanks to PWInsider