As noted earlier, WWE released their third quarter results for 2012. For the year through September 30th, WWE reported $70.6 million in pay-per-view revenue, up from $63.7 million for the same time frame in 2011.
Pay-per-view revenues for the third quarter were $16.3 million, as compared to $15.8 million in the prior year quarter. Much of the growth was due to the success of this year's SummerSlam pay-per-view, which was up 21% from last year's event.
Here are the updated pay-per-view buys for the third quarter:
|July||Money in the Bank||188K||195K|
|September||Night of Champions||189K||161K|