Quick note, links now exist throughout the Counterfactual at the bottom of each post to take you to the next part of the story. So, were you to start with the first Mania you could get all the way here without leaving the narrative.
Van Dam says the one thing in his life he took the most pride in was being the last ever ECW Champ – that he believed all the stuff Heyman sold about rebellion and individuality. Van Dam says he’s a square peg in a round hole, except for those years in the Bingo Hall.
And then late in the build we hear that Kenta will be returning for a dark match (he can't contractually wrestle on the PPV, that's the idea).
See you in August for Summer Slam 2014