[10/1] DDT – Kota Ibushi was ranked #1 in the “DDT 48 General Election 2014” and earned a title match for DDT’s scheduled show at the Saitama Super Arena in 2015. This was the first time he won the top rank in 2 years. Yukio Sakaguchi announced that he would be joining DDT full-time.
[10/3] NJPW – Kenny Omega announced that he would be joining NJPW as he would be leaving DDT at the end of the October.
[10/5] DRAGON GATE – BxB Hulk defended the Dream Gate belt against Cyber Kong. T-Hawk & Eita defended the Twin Gate belts against Jimmy Susumu & Jimmy Kagetora.
[10/7] Tenryu Project – Ryuichi Kawakami defeated Dragon JOKER To win “2nd MIZUCHI-R League“, he won the league the previous year as well.
[10/7] – Kana Pro – Kana held her self-produce show at the Korakuen Hall. Kana would team with Minoru Suzuki to take on the team of Syuri & Yoshiaki Fujiwara.
[10/8] AJPW – The opening day of the “Jr. TAG BATTLE OF GLORY” took place.
[10/8] WRESTLE-1 – The finals of the first ever WRESTLE-1 Championship tournament took place. Masayuki Kono would be crowned the first ever champion after he defeated KAI in the final match. TAJIRI also aligned himself with the DESPERADO heel unit.
[10/9] DRAGON GATE – CIMA, Don Fujii & Gamma became the 50th Triangle Gate champions after they defeated Naruki Doi, Cyber Kong & Kzy.
[10/12] NOAH – Naomichi Marufuji defended the GHC Heavyweight belt against BJW’s Daisuke Sekimoto at the Yokohama Cultural Gymnasium. Takashi Sugiura & Masato Tanaka defended the GHC Tag belts once more against Mikey Nicholls & Shane Haste. Daisuke Harada defended the GHC Jr. belt against Super Crazy. Then Kenou & Hajime Ohara would be crowned the 23rd GHC Jr. Tag champions after they defeated Taiji Ishimori & Atsushi Kotoge.
[10/12] GUTS World – Held their 10th Anniversary show at the Korakuen Hall. Main event saw Tatshiko Yoshino become the 8th GUTS World Champion after he defeated DG’s Kenichiro Arai.
[10/12] TNA / WRESTLE-1 – TNA held their “BOUND FOR GLORY” PPV at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan. Great Muta & TAJIRI took on the alliance of Great Sanada & James Storm.
[10/13] NJPW – Hiroshi Tanahashi would be crowned the 61st IWGP Heavyweight Champion after beating AJ Styles at the Ryogoku Kokugikan. Kazuchika Okada took on Tetsuya Naito to defend his rights to challenge the IWGP belt at the Tokyo Dome. Tomohiro Ishii became the 5th NEVER Champion after beating Yujiro Takahashi. Ryusuke Taguchi defended the IWGP Jr. belt against El Desperado. KUSHIDA & Shelley defended the IWGP Jr. Tag belts in a 3WAY match. Lance Archer & Davey Boy Smith Jr. became the new NWA World Tag Champions after besting Satoshi Kojima & Hiroyoshi Tenzan. Yoshitatsu, formerly Naofumi Yamamoto, made his shocking return to NJPW after competing in the WWE.
[10/13] BJW – Yuko Miyamoto defended the Deathmatch Heavyweight belt against Masato Inaba at the Sapporo Teisen Hall.
[10/18] AJPW – Joe Doering became the first person ever to defend the Triple Crown belt outside of Japan, as he faced Rhino in Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
[10/18] NOAH – The opening day of the “Global League 2014” was held at the Korakuen Hall. Naomichi Marufuji and Katsuhiko Nakajima faced-off in the main event and Dangan Yankees Takashi Sugiura and Masato Tanaka in the semi-final match.
[10/22] AJPW – The final match of the “Jr. TAG BATTLE OF GLORY” took place at the Korakuen Hall. Atsushi Aoki & Hikaru Sato would win the league after they defeated Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Ultimo Dragon in a 20+ minute contest. The main event of the show saw the World Tag belts in defense as Jun Akiyama & Takao Omori took on super-heavyweight combination of Akebono & Yutaka Yoshie.
[10/23] AJPW – Jun Akiyama & Takao Omori announced that they would be vacating the World Tag belts before the upcoming “2014 World’s Strongest Tag League“. The winners of the league would be crowned the rightful champions.
[10/23] Tokyo Gurentai – Kikutaro held his 20th Anniversary as a pro-wrestler at the Shinkiba 1stRING.
[10/25] AJPW – Held their anniversary show at the Sanjo Sakae Gymnasium in Niigata. The main event saw the Asia Tag belts in defense as Kento Miyahara & Kotaro Suzuki defended the belts against the veteran team of Jun Akiyama & Masanobu Fuchi.
[10/26] DDT – HARASHIMA defended the KO-D Openweight belt against UNION’s Isami Kodaka at the Korakuen Hall. This show also marked the final match of Kenny Omega in DDT as he teamed with Kota Ibushi to take on Danshoku Dino & Konosuke Takeshita. Akito also defended the DDT EXTREME belt against Antonio Honda.
[10/28] It was announced that Koichiro Kumura had passed away at the age of 44 years old.
[10/29] AJPW – Joe Doering defended the Triple Crown belt against Go Shiozaki at the Yamagata City General Sports Center. Atsushi Aoki defended the World Jr. belt against Hikaru Sato.