Profile:
  • Name: X-Pac
  • Real Name: Sean Waltman
  • Date of Birth: July 13, 1972
  • Hometown: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
  • Height: 6'1
  • Weight: 212 pounds
  • WWE Debut: March 30, 1998
  • Finisher: X-Factor
  • Career Highlights: 2-time WWF European Champion, 2-time WWF Light Heavyweight Champion, 1-time WCW Cruiserweight Champion, 2-time WWF Tag Team Champion (with Kane)
  • Pro Wrestling Illustrated (PWI) Wins: Comeback of the Year Award (1998), Tag Team of the Year Award with Kane (1999)
  • Slammy Award Nomination: Comeback of the Year Award with Shawn Michaels, Triple H and New Age Outlaws for D-Generation X (2012)

Biography:
A lighter-weight but cooler attitude of the D-Generation X member X-Pac put him into high ranks. The degenerate was an important element of the DX Army and a popular youngster among the WWF audiences of the Attitude Era. He was instrumental in the success behind the DX Army and the Attitude Era. X-Pac stood beside his leader Triple H and battled numerous groups like Nation of Domination and The Corporation. He was a standout competitor and made a name of his own, capturing many championships and battling numerous WWF's top wrestlers. He has also lead X-Factor and has also been a member of New World Order (nWo).

World Wrestling Federation / Entertainment (1998 - 2002)
After spending time in rival World Championship Wrestling (WCW) as Syxx, Sean Waltman made his return to WWF and started a new gimmick. His new gimmick debuted on March 30, 1998 edition of Raw is War under the ring name X-Pac. He was introduced by Triple H and Chyna as the newest member of D-Generation X (DX). Upon his debut, X-Pac insulted Eric Bischoff and Hulk Hogan of WCW. Later that night, X-Pac established himself as a heel by attacking Cactus Jack and helping New Age Outlaws in winning the WWF Tag Team Championship. This lead to Outlaws joining DX. 

DX were nicknamed DX Army and the group began invasions of the rival company WCW's show Monday Nitro on editions of Raw is War throughout April 1998. At Unforgiven: In Your House, X-Pac attacked Owen Hart with a fire extinguisher to help Triple H in retaining the WWF European Championship. DX Army were bad guys but their attitude earned them popularity and they turned babyfaces. DX began a rivalry with Nation of Domination. At Over the Edge: In Your House, DX Army saved Faarooq from an attack by Nation leader The Rock. 

On June 15 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac competed in his first match in a qualification match for the King of the Ring tournament against Triple H in a losing effort by count-out after Owen Hart attacked X-Pac. The following week, on June 22 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac earned his first victory as he defeated Dustin Runnels with assistance by Chyna, who distracted Runnels. X-Pac began a rivalry with Nation of Domination member Owen Hart. At King of the Ring, X-Pac made his pay-per-view debut. X-Pac defeated Owen Hart to get the upset victory after Chyna delivered a DDT to Hart. On July 20 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac earned his first championship opportunity as he unsuccessfully challenged Nation of Domination leader The Rock by disqualification for the WWF Intercontinental Championsihp after Triple H delivered a Pedigree to Rock.

At Fully Loaded: In Your House, X-Pac competed against Nation of Domination member D'Lo Brown in a losing effort after distraction by The Godfather. On July 28 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac competed against Triple H in a losing effort to determine the #1 contender for the WWF Intercontinental Championship after Triple H's girlfriend and D-Generation X teammate Chyna delivered a Low Blow to X-Pac. X-Pac began a rivalry with Jeff Jarrett. At SummerSlam, X-Pac defeated Jarrett in a Hair vs. Hair match after the interference of Southern Justice accidentally cost Jarrett, the match. As a result, Jarrett's head was shaved. On September 13 edition of Sunday Night Heat, X-Pac lost to Jarrett in a Lumberjack match. This ignited a rivalry between DX and Jeff Jarrett and Southern Justice. 

On September 21 (taped September 15) edition of Raw is War, X-Pac won his first championship in WWF as he defeated D'Lo Brown to win the WWF European Championship. At Breakdown: In Your House, X-Pac and his D-Generation X teammates New Age Outlaws defeated Jeff Jarrett and Southern Justice. On October 5 (taped September 29) edition of Raw is War, X-Pac lost the WWF European Championship back to D'Lo Brown with assistance by Mark Henry. X-Pac's reign ended at 14 days. The following week, on October 12 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac participated in a tournament for the vacated WWF Intercontinental Championship. He defeated Jeff Jarrett in the quarter-final round and Mankind in the semi-final round after Ken Shamrock distracted Mankind. X-Pac lost to Shamrock in the final round as Shamrock attacked X-Pac before the match.

At Judgment Day: In Your House, X-Pac defeated D'Lo Brown to win his second WWF European Championship. At Survivor Series, X-Pac participated in Deadly Games Tournament for the vacated WWF Championship. He competed against Steven Regal in the first round. The match resulted in a double count-out. On November 23 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac received his first opportunity for the WWF Championship. He unsuccessfully challenged The Rock for the championship after Shawn Michaels hit X-Pac with a chair. At Capital Carnage, X-Pac unsuccessfully challenged Rock for the championship in a rematch by disqualification after Triple H attacked Rock.

On January 11, 1999 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac participated in the Corporate Rumble as the #5 entrant. He was eliminated by Big Bossman. At Royal Rumble, X-Pac successfully defended the WWF European Championship against Gangrel. Later that night, X-Pac participated in his first Royal Rumble match as the #25 entrant. He was eliminated by Big Bossman. WWF Chairman Mr. McMahon went on to win the 1999 Royal Rumble.

Chyna betrayed DX and joined rival group The Corporation, leading to her becoming a rival of DX. At St. Valentine's Day Massacre: In Your House, Triple H and X-Pac lost to Corporation members Kane and Chyna in a mixed tag team match. The following night, on February 25 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac and Triple H competed against Kane and Shane McMahon in a tag team match, with X-Pac's WWF European Championship on the line. The match stipulated that the person scoring the fall would win the championship. McMahon pinned X-Pac to win the championship after interference by Chyna. X-Pac's reign ended at 120 days.

On February 22 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac defeated Chyna to become the #1 contender for the WWF European Championship. At WrestleMania XV, X-Pac made his WrestleMania debut as he unsuccessfully challenged Shane McMahon for the WWF European Championship after Triple H turned on him by delivering a Pedigree. As a result, Triple H joined The Corporation and X-Pac began a rivalry with Triple H. X-Pac began teaming with Kane, who had been kicked out of Corporation and was a rival of Triple H and Chyna. On April 5 (taped March 30) edition of Raw is War, Kane and X-Pac defeated Owen Hart and Jeff Jarrett to win the WWF Tag Team Championship. At Backlash: In Your House, X-Pac competed against Triple H in a losing effort after Chyna distracted X-Pac. 

D-Generation X broke up as X-Pac sided with Road Dogg as the good DX and feuded with the bad DX of Triple H, Billy Gunn and Chyna. At No Mercy in UK, X-Pac unsuccessfully challenged Shane McMahon for the WWF European Championship after Triple H delivered a Pedigree to X-Pac. At Over the Edge, Kane and X-Pac successfully defended the WWF Tag Team Championship against D'Lo Brown and Mark Henry. On May 30 edition of Sunday Night Heat, X-Pac defeated Big Bossman in a qualification match for the 1999 King of the Ring Tournament. The following night, on May 31 (taped May 25) edition of Raw is War, Kane and X-Pac lost the WWF Tag Team Championship to The Acolytes after Shane McMahon attacked X-Pac with a steel chair. Kane and X-Pac's reign ended at 56 days.

At King of the Ring, X-Pac participated in the 1999 King of the Ring Tournament. He defeated Hardcore Holly by disqualification in the quarter-final round and Road Dogg in the semi-final round before losing to Billy Gunn in the final round. It would begin a feud between DX members Road Dogg and X-Pac against DX members Billy Gunn and Chyna, which culminated in a tag team match between the two DX teams with the rights to D-Generation X name at Fully Loaded, which Road Dogg and X-Pac won. As a result, Road Dogg and X-Pac won the rights to use the DX name. Later that night, X-Pac helped Stone Cold Steve Austin in retaining the WWF Championship against Undertaker by attacking Undertaker with a chair. 

On August 9 edition of Raw is War, Kane and X-Pac defeated The Acolytes to win their second WWF Tag Team Championship. At SummerSlam, Kane and X-Pac lost the championship back to Unholy Alliance. At Unforgiven, X-Pac replaced the departing Ken Shamrock against the newcomer Chris Jericho in a match, which X-Pac won by disqualification when Jericho's bodyguard Mr. Hughes attacked X-Pac. At Rebellion, X-Pac competed against British Bulldog in a losing effort. 

At No Mercy, X-Pac competed against Kane, Bradshaw and Faarooq in a Four Corners Elimination match. X-Pac last eliminated Faarooq to win the match. On October 25 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac turned heel by joining Triple H in attacking Stone Cold Steve Austin and The Rock and helping New Age Outlaws in attacking them. As a result, they reformed D-Generation X. On October 28 edition of SmackDown!, X-Pac ended his partnership with Kane by turning on him by delivering a Low Blow during a tag team match against Dudley Boyz. As a result, X-Pac began a rivalry with Kane. At Survivor Series, X-Pac lost to Kane by disqualification when Triple H attacked Kane with the WWF Championship belt. At Armageddon, X-Pac competed against Kane in a losing effort in a Steel Cage match.

X-Pac worsened his rivalry with Kane as he began pursuing the affections of Kane's girlfriend Tori. D-Generation X cost Kane, a match against Big Show that stipulated that if Kane lost, Tori would have to spend the Christmas holidays with X-Pac, leading to X-Pac winning her for the holidays. Entering 2000, X-Pac participated in the 2000 Royal Rumble match as the #30 entrant at Royal Rumble. He was eliminated by Big Show. The Rock went on to win the 2000 Royal Rumble. The following night, on January 24 edition of Raw is War, Kane defeated X-Pac by disqualification when X-Pac used a steel chair to attack Kane. On January 27 edition of SmackDown!, X-Pac further embarassed Kane by stealing his girlfriend Tori as Tori turned on Kane and became X-Pac's girlfriend.

On February 10 edition of SmackDown!, Triple H and X-Pac lost to Kane by disqualification in a Handicap match after Triple H attacked Kane with a chair. On February 14 edition of Raw is War, Triple H, Big Show and X-Pac fought to a no contest against Kane in a Handicap match when The Rock and Cactus Jack interfered in the match. At No Way Out, X-Pac defeated Kane in a No Holds Barred match after Tori distracted Kane. While feuding with Kane, X-Pac formed a tag team with his DX teammate Road Dogg. On March 9 edition of SmackDown!, Road defeated Kane in a Handicap match. Road Dogg and X-Pac began frequently teaming as DX and began a rivalry with Kane and Rikishi, which culminated in a tag team match between the two teams at WrestleMania 2000, which Kane and Rikishi won.

At Backlash, X-Pac and Road Dogg unsuccessfully challenged Edge and Christian for the WWF Tag Team Championship. DX began their next rivalry against Dudley Boyz. At Judgment Day, D-Generation X members comprising of Road Dogg, X-Pac and Tori defeated Dudley Boyz in a Handicap Tables match after interference by Gerald Brisco. On June 12 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac defeated Dean Malenko to qualify for the 2000 King of the Ring Tournament after interference by Road Dogg. The following week, on June 19 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac participated in the 2000 King of the Ring Tournament, losing to Chris Benoit in the first round after Dudley Boyz distracted X-Pac.

At King of the Ring, D-Generation X defeated Dudley Boyz in a Handicap Tables Dumpster match to end the rivalry. X-Pac started failing in his tag team with Road Dogg and the two began a rivalry, which culminated in a match between the two at SummerSlam, which X-Pac cheated to win. X-Pac began his next rivalry with Chris Jericho. At Unforgiven, Jericho defeated X-Pac. The following night, on September 25 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac defeated Jericho. At No Mercy, X-Pac competed against Jericho in a Steel Cage match in a losing effort to end the rivalry. X-Pac suffered a neck injury during the rivalry putting him out of action for four months.

Entering 2001, X-Pac returned to WWF television on February 12 edition of Raw is War. He avenged his injury by attacking Chris Jericho. At No Way Out, X-Pac competed against Chris Jericho, Eddie Guerrero and Chris Benoit in a Fatal Four-Way match for the WWF Intercontinental Championship. Jericho won to retain the championship. X-Pac formed a group with Justin Credible and Albert called X-Factor. He became the leader of X-Factor and the group was named after him. The group considered themselves to be extraordinary wrestlers. X-Pac and Justin Credible competed as a tag team and Albert competed as their enforcer.

X-Factor began a rivalry with Dudley Boyz, which culminated in a six-man tag team match between the two teams at Backlash, which X-Factor won. At Insurrextion, X-Pac and Justin Credible represented X-Factor against Edge and Christian, Hardy Boyz and Dudley Boyz in a Fatal Four Way Elimination match for the WWF Tag Team Championship. X-Factor was eliminated by Hardy Boyz. Edge and Christian won the match to retain the championship. 

At Judgment Day, X-Factor consisting of X-Pac and Justin Credible participated in a Tag Team Turmoil match to determine the #1 contenders for the WWF Tag Team Championship. They were eliminated by eventual winners Chris Jericho and Chris Benoit. X-Factor and Hardy Boyz began a rivalry, leading to X-Pac feuding with Jeff Hardy for the WWF Light Heavyweight Championship. At King of the Ring, X-Pac unsuccessfully challenged Hardy for the championship. The following night, on June 25 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac cheated to defeat Hardy to win the WWF Light Heavyweight Championship.

During the summer of 2001, World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) invaded WWF as WWF had bought both promotions and the wrestlers of WCW and ECW decided to take over WWF. X-Pac remained loyal to WWF. At Invasion, X-Pac represented WWF against WCW's Billy Kidman in a losing effort. On July 30 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac competed against Kidman in a Title Unification match with X-Pac's WWF Light Heavyweight Championship and Kidman's WCW Cruiserweight Championship on the line. X-Pac defeated Kidman to retain the WWF Light Heavyweight Championship and win the WCW Cruiserweight Championship. As a result, X-Pac became a double champion. He became the first wrestler to hold both the WWF Light Heavyweight Championship and the WCW Cruiserweight Championship simultaneously.

On August 6 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac lost the WWF Light Heavyweight Championship to Tajiri. X-Pac's reign ended at 42 days. At SummerSlam, X-Pac competed against Tajiri in a Title Unification match with Tajiri's WWF Light Heavyweight Championship and X-Pac's WCW Cruiserweight Championship on the line. X-Pac defeated Tajiri after a distraction by Albert to retain the WCW Cruiserweight Championship and win his second WWF Light Heavyweight Championship. 

On October 11 (taped October 9) edition of SmackDown!, X-Pac lost the WCW Cruiserweight Championship back to Billy Kidman. X-Pac's reign ended at 71 days. X-Pac suffered an injury and was out of action. As a result, the WWF Light Heavyweight Championship was deactivated and X-Pac became the final WWF Light Heavyweight Champion in history. X-Pac's reign ended at 91 days. 

X-Pac returned to WWF television after recovering from his injury on March 21, 2002 edition of SmackDown!. He made a surprise return by attacking Hollywood Hulk Hogan with a steel chair and joining New World Order (nWo) with Kevin Nash and Scott Hall. On March 25 edition of Raw is War, the WWF roster was divided into two separate brands, Raw and SmackDown!, the top two television programs of WWF. nWo was drafted to the Raw brand.

Raw (2002)
On March 25 edition of Raw is War, X-Pac competed in his first match as part of the Raw roster. nWo defeated Hollywood Hulk Hogan and The Rock by disqualification in a Handicap match when Kane interfered in the match and attacked nWo members. As a result, nWo feuded with Kane and Acolytes Protection Agency. At Insurrextion, X-Pac cheated to defeat Bradshaw after a distraction by nWo member Scott Hall. On June 3 edition of Raw, X-Pac cheated to defeat Goldust in a qualification match for the 2002 King of the Ring Tournament. Two weeks later, on June 17 edition of Raw, X-Pac participated in the 2002 King of the Ring Tournament, losing to Rob Van Dam in the quarter-final round after Booker T delivered a Book End to X-Pac. 


On July 8 edition of Raw, X-Pac competed in his last match in WWE, as Chris Benoit, Eddie Guerrero and nWo consisting of Kevin Nash, Big Show and X-Pac defeated Rob Van Dam, Booker T, Goldust and Dudley Boyz in a ten-man tag team match after Shawn Michaels delivered a Sweet Chin Music to Booker, allowing Show to pin him for the victory. It was X-Pac's last appearance on WWE television. X-Pac disappeared from WWE television and his career ended in August 2002. 

X-Pac made a huge impact in his WWE career, competing in the light heavyweight division as well as competing in many groups like D-Generation X and New World Order as well as leading his own faction X-Factor. During his career, X-Pac battled some of the top guys of the company like Undertaker, The Rock, Triple H and Kane and proved himself to be the X-Factor of WWE in his four-year tenure.

World Wrestling Entertainment (2012)
X-Pac returned to WWE television on July 23, 2012 edition of Raw to reunite D-Generation X for one night only with Triple H, Shawn Michaels and New Age Outlaws.

X-Pac's WWE Photo Gallery:
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DX Army
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WWF European Champion
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Kane and X-Pac
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Kane and X-Pac - WWF Tag Team Champions
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WWF Tag Team Champion
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X-Factor
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WWF Light Heavyweight Champion
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WWF Light Heavyweight Champion & WCW Cruiserweight Champion
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nWo in 2002
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X-Pac at WWE.com



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