In the world of professional wrestling there are two major events: WWE's Wrestlemania, an annual extravaganza celebrating the biggest 'sports entertainment' brand on the planet and then there's Wrestle Kingdom 12. The crowning achievement of New Japan Pro Wrestling, Wrestle Kingdom is an annual event that takes place in early January and features some of the world's best wrestling talent. Wrestle Kingdom has come to be known as the pre-eminent display of wrestling prowess in the world, without the pomp and sass of the WWE, and has seen viewership skyrocket in recent years.

Here's how to watch one of the world's best wrestling events for the year.