WWF World Light Heavyweight title (Christian) defeating Taka Michinoku (October 18, 1998);
Beginning The Brood:
Christian debuted at the side of
Gangrel, who was feuding with Edge (who was, by storyline, supposed to be Christian’s brother).. October 18, 1998 – Judgment Day: Christian defeated Taka Michinaku to win the Light-Heavyweight title in his 1st WWF match!
Christian & Gangrel eventually convinced Edge to join them, and they became known as, The Brood..
November 1, 1998 HEAT: Edge & Gangrel & Christian defeated The Oddities.
December 6, 1998 HEAT: The Rock & Ken Shamrock & Big Bossman beat Edge & Christian & Gangrel by disqualification.
December 13, 1998 – Rock Bottom: The Brood defeated The J.O.B. Squad (Al Snow, Bob Holly & Scorpio)..
February 1, 1999 – RAW: Gangrel & Edge & Christian beat Mideon & Viscera & Undertaker (who sat on stage watching) by disqualification..
~~~After the match, the Ministry attacked and abducted The Brood; Later in the show the Brood joined the Ministry!
February 22, 1999 RAW: Public Enemy (Rocco Rock & Johnny Grunge) defeated Edge & Gangrel w/Christian by disqualification..
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~After the match Public Enemy got a blood bath.
~~~Backstage, The Undertaker disciplined The Brood for failing him by ordering the Ministry to beat them up!
March 28, 1999 – Wrestlemania 15: The Undertaker defeated The Big Bossman in a Hell in a Cell match..
~~~After the match, The Brood (Gangrel, Edge & Christian) were lowered from the ceiling to the top of the cell..
~~~The Brood ripped the top of the cage open, and dropped a neuce down through to the Undertaker..
~~~The Brood were then pulled back up into the rafters where they came from (impressive stunt)..
~~~The Undertaker wrapped the nuece around Big Bossman’s neck..
~~~Paul Bearer pressed the button at the control board to raise the cage and dramatically HANG Big Bossman..
April 5, 1999 RAW: The New Age Outlaws (Roaddog & Billy Gunn) defeated The Brood (Edge & Gangrel)..
April 12, 1999 – RAW: The Big Show beat Christian (Undertaker forced Christian into this match to “prove” himself)..
~~~The Ministry tried to sacrifice Ken Shamrock but The Brood disobeyed the Undertaker and the Ministry began to fight..
~~~~~~~The Brood was collectively kicked out of the Ministry..
April 18, 1999 – HEAT: The Brood (Gangrel & Edge) defeated Viscera & Mideon by disqualification.
April 19, 1999 – RAW: The Acolytes (Bradshaw & Farooq) defeated The Brood (Edge & Gangrel w/Christian) by disqualification..
~~~After the match; Ken Shamrock attacked the Acolytes with a baseball bat as punishment for not taking out The Brood.
April 25, 1999 – Backlash: The Ministry (Mideon & Bradshaw & Farooq) defeated The Brood (Gangrel & Edge & Christian) with help from Viscera..
April 26, 1999 – RAW: WWF Tag Team champions Kane & X-Pac defeated Edge & Gangrel in a Non-Title match..
~~~After the match; Kane got a blood bath and thought tag team partner X-Pac did it so he chokeslammed X-Pac..
May 16, 1999 – No Mercy (UK): The Ministry (Farooq/Bradshaw/Viscera) beat The Brood (Gangrel/Edge/Christian)..
May 17, 1999 – RAW: The Hardy Boyz & Michael Hayes vs The Brood (Gangrel & Edge & Christian) ended in a No Contest.
June 7, 1999 – RAW: The Acolytes defeated Edge & Gangrel with help from The Hardyz to retain the WWF Tag Team Titles.
June 13, 1999 – HEAT: Edge & Christian & Gangrel defeated The Hardy Boyz & Michael Hayes in an Elimination Match
July 11, 1999 – WWF Heat: Viscera & Big Bossman & Mideon defeated Edge & Christian & Gangrel..
June 27, 1999 – King of the Ring: The Hardy Boyz w/Michael Hayes beat The Brood (Edge & Christian w/Gangrel)..
June 28, 1999 – RAW: Edge defeated The Godfather w/The Hos with help from Albert & Droz ..
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~After the match; Droz tried to peirce one of the Hos tongue but Edge made the save..
~~Godfather offered his Hos to Edge to show his appreciation – – Gangrel was spotted in the rafters watching Edge.
July 5, 1999 – RAW: The Godfather w/The Hos defeated Gangrel..
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~The Godfather brought out Droz & Albert, who were contractually forced to dress up as Hos..
~~~After the match; Droz & Albert attacked Val Venis (Gangrel tried to join in but Edge & Christian dragged him away)
The Brood would cut the lights and deliver a bloodbath to an unsuspecting victim..
The Brood feuded extensively with the
Hardy Boyz — Matt Hardy & Jeff Hardy and their manager Michael Hayes.. July 1999: Christian & Edge formed a
tag team and split from Gangrel, who recuited the Hardy Boyz and formed the New Brood.. July 12, 1999 – RAW: Edge vs. Gangrel ended in a No Contest when Gangrel pushed Edge into a burning hole in the stage.