During the October 18th 2023 edition of AEW Dynamite, Sting addressed the fans in regards to his future in wrestling. Sting brought up how his retirement in 2015 didn’t sit right with him. Sting said that his first match with AEW was at Revolution in 2021 and his final match will be at Revolution in 2024. Sting closed his promo by saying that “the only thing for sure about Sting is my retirement Revolution 2024 is for sure.”
Sting was later involved in a brawl with Darby Allin against Christian Cage’s group.