New Japan Pro Wrestling sent out the following:

Important notice: Change for Wrestle Kingdom start time

Wrestle Kingdom card to start earlier than originally scheduled

For operational reasons, Wrestle Kingdom 18 on January 4 2024, which had been scheduled to have doors open at 3PM for a 5PM start, will now begin at the earlier than originally announced time of 4:30PM.

Accordingly, doors will open at the earlier time of 2:45 PM.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused and appreciate your understanding.

Wrestle Kingdom 18 in Tokyo Dome
January 4, 2024
DOORS: 2:45 PM
BELL: 4:30 PM