Get ready for a historic night of action as WWE heads to the UK for Clash at the Castle! This guide will walk you through everything you need to know to live stream the event on your Firestick.
Clash at the Castle marks WWE‘s first major stadium event in the UK in over 30 years. The last time was SummerSlam 1992 held at Wembley Stadium. Since then, millions of Brits have grown up on WWE programming. Now they‘ll finally get a massive live event back on home soil!
WWE has held smaller scale shows in the UK regularly over the past decades. But nothing matched the sheer magnitude of Clash at the Castle. Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales will be absolutely electric as it hosts over 65,000 rabid WWE fans!
Let‘s look at why this event has fans buzzing:
- First UK stadium show in 30 years
- Sold out crowd over 65,000 expected
- Major matches featuring top stars like Roman Reigns & Drew McIntyre
WWE pulled out all the stops loading up the Clash at the Castle match card. Along with the huge main event pitting Reigns vs McIntyre, the show features eagerly anticipated bouts like Seth Rollins vs Matt Riddle and Gunther defending his IC title against Sheamus.
Clash at the Castle Match Card & Start Times
Here is the full announced match card as of press time:
Main Card (1 PM ET Start Time)
- Roman Reigns (C) vs. Drew McIntyre – 4:10 PM ET (projected)
- Matt Riddle vs. Seth Rollins – 2:40 PM ET (projected)
- Liv Morgan (C) vs. Shayna Baszler
- Gunther (C) vs. Sheamus
- Edge & Rey Mysterio vs. Finn Balor & Damian Priest
Pre-Show Matches (12 PM ET Start)
- Bianca Belair, Alexa Bliss & Asuka vs. Bayley, Dakota Kai & Iyo Sky
For fans in the UK, the main PPV kicks off at 6 PM local time.
These start time projections are based on typical WWE PPV run lengths over the past several years. The main event often occurs around the 3 hour 45 minute mark of the main show.
While anything can happen in WWE, all signs point to Reigns and McIntyre closing out the show in epic fashion!
Drew McIntyre – The Scottish Warrior finally gets another shot at the WWE Undisputed Universal Championship after being screwed by Reigns and The Usos at Wrestlemania Backlash earlier this year. McIntyre looks to make magic happen in his UK homeland.
Roman Reigns – The Head of the Table and self-proclaimed "Needle Mover" looks to smash Drew McIntyre‘s dreams of winning the title in front of the UK fans. Reigns has held the WWE Universal Title for over 700 days and delivers in big match situations.
Now let‘s get into how you can gain access to it all on your Fire TV streaming device!
How to Watch Clash at the Castle on Firestick
There are a few different ways to order and watch WWE Clash at the Castle:
- Streaming (Peacock TV)
- Pay-Per-View Cable (Check Local Providers)
- WWE Network (Outside US)
However, the best option for most fans is to sign up for Peacock Premium to live stream the event. Peacock delivers the lowest price point at just $4.99/month for their Premium package.
Here is a comparison of the major WWE streaming options:
|Peacock Premium||$4.99/month||Cheapest option, easy streaming||Geo-blocked outside US|
|WWE Network||$9.99/month||Access to WWE archives||No longer option in US|
|Cable PPV||$60+ per event||Reliable HD quality||Expensive, requires cable sub|
As you can see, Peacock Premium provides the most affordable and convenient way to stream WWE events for cordcutters in the US.
Now let‘s go through the quick steps to sign up:
How to Sign Up for Peacock Premium
Head to www.peacocktv.com and click "Sign Up" in the top right corner.
Choose your plan. Go with the $4.99/month Peacock Premium (with ads) or $9.99/month for Premium Plus (no ads).
Enter Email, create Password, provide Billing info.
Pay for your first month to complete registration. Instant access!
Quick video walkthrough of signing up for Peacock
And remember, you can cancel online anytime if you no longer want to keep the subscription after the event.
Okay, now that you‘re signed up for Peacock, let‘s look at getting it downloaded on your Firestick.
How to Install Peacock App on Firestick
Thanks to the pre-installed Appstore, installing Peacock on Firestick only takes a minute. Just follow these steps:
From your Firestick home, click on the "Apps" tab.
Click the Search icon and type in "Peacock".
Select the Peacock TV app from the results.
Once the download completes, you‘ll find the Peacock app ready to launch.
Simply open it and enter your account Email and Password to log in. Then you‘re all set to stream Clash at the Castle this Saturday night!
If you run into any install issues, just restart your device and try again. The process should be quick and seamless in most cases.
Troubleshooting Peacock App Install
In rare cases, you may run into difficulty installing the app from the Firestick Appstore. Here are some troubleshooting tips if that happens:
Double check your Firestick is updated with the latest software for app compatibility.
Browse Apps by category and look for Peacock under "Video" or "New & Notable".
Try searching for "WWE" and install Peacock from the WWE app page.
If searches fail, uninstall/reinstall the Appstore completely and reboot.
Check that your WiFi connection is strong. Weak signals can disrupt Appstore.
For connectivity issues, try restarting your Firestick and router.
If problems persist, sideload the Peacock APK onto Firestick manually as a last resort.
Hopefully the Appstore method works smoothly for installing Peacock TV on your Firestick or Fire TV. But the tips above will help get the app up and running if you encounter any hiccups.
Streaming Clash at the Castle on Show Day
Get your snacks ready – it‘s almost time for Clash at the Castle! Here‘s a quick guide to pulling up the live stream on event day:
Launch the Peacock app on your Firestick.
Select the "WWE" tab from the top menu.
Choose Clash at the Castle from the list of upcoming events.
Click "Watch Now" to start the live PPV stream!
Sit back and enjoy all the insane WWE action to come. With huge stars like Roman Reigns, Drew McIntyre, Seth Rollins, and more doing battle in Cardiff, Wales, it‘s sure to be an unforgettable night!
Now let‘s run through some final FAQs in case you have any other questions about streaming the event.
FAQs – Peacock Access, Firestick, International, & More
Here are answers to the most frequently asked questions surrounding watching WWE pay-per-views on Peacock and Firestick:
Do I need to be in the US to watch WWE on Peacock?
Yes, Peacock currently geo-blocks all WWE content outside of the United States due to rights issues. A VPN like ExpressVPN is needed to access abroad.
What countries can stream WWE events on Peacock?
Peacock is only available in the United States at this time. Certain shows may work elsewhere with a VPN.
Can I watch Peacock on Firestick in Canada?
Unfortunately, no. Due to geo-restrictions, Peacock does not work in Canada presently. Consider Fite TV or check local PPV providers.
Does WWE Network still exist following Peacock deal?
No, as of early 2021 WWE Network and its apps now shut down in the US. WWE programming has moved exclusively to Peacock.
How do I fix Peacock not working on my Firestick?
- Check for Firestick software updates
- Reinstall the Peacock app
- Restart your Firestick device
- Ensure your WiFi signal is strong nearby
- Try a different HDMI port on your television
- Reach out to Peacock customer support for troubleshooting
I hope this guide has covered everything you need to live stream Clash at the Castle on Firestick! It‘s set to be an epic night packed with memories fans will talk about for years.
Sit back, relax, and take in the action. Let me know if you have any other questions before game time!