Flair is scheduled to team with Keiji Mutoh (the Great Muta) against Tatsumi Fujinami and Seiya Sanada. The tag match is the semi-main event. The event will also feature Flair's son, Reid Flair, making his debut in Japan. Reid is set to team with Jimmy Yang against Kenso and Kaz Hayashi.
Ric and Reid along with Mutoh participated in a pre-show press conference to discuss Ric's return to Japan and Reid's debut. Reid said that Mutoh has been his favorite Japanese wrestler for years.