As seen during the December 5th 2022 edition of WWE RAW, Bayley defeated Asuka and Rhea Ripley in a triple threat match. Bayley will face Alexa Bliss on next week’s RAW to determine Bianca Belair’s next challenger for the RAW women’s title.
Following her loss, Asuka started teasing a change to her character as she tweeted the following…
“I don’t want respect. I have never wanted to be respected. I don’t care about that. I’m going to listen to the new Metallica song and go to bed.”
I don't want respect. I have never wanted to be respected.
I don't care about that.
I'm going to listen to the new Metallica song and go to bed.
— ASUKA / 明日華 (@WWEAsuka) December 7, 2022
Asuka then started tweeting photos from her old look as Kana prior to signing with WWE. Asuka had captions for the photos such as “the world is full of shit” and “Goodbye cruel world.”