Taker also indicates that he’s back on RAW, saying no one controls him and he goes where he wants.
Taker joins Brock Lesnar, Bill Goldberg, Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods, Big E, Seth Rollins, Baron Corbin, Chris Jericho and Braun Strowman as confirmed Rumble participants.
Below are some quotes, photos and video from Taker’s return to RAW:
The PHENOM is here...— WWE Universe (@WWEUniverse) January 10, 2017
The only remaining question is WHY?! #RAW #Undertaker pic.twitter.com/9OhHGIj4nE
#RAW's @StephMcMahon and @RealMickFoley could not be more excited (or scared) to have The #Undertaker in their ring! pic.twitter.com/3sJx6LroCC— WWE (@WWE) January 10, 2017
"I think...the world should know I will be entering the #RoyalRumble!" - The #Undertaker #RAW pic.twitter.com/uWjhHr07DW— WWE Universe (@WWEUniverse) January 10, 2017
"I answer to no one. I go where I want when I want. Nobody controls THE UNDERTAKER..." #RAW pic.twitter.com/8E5mLZdSJd— WWE Universe (@WWEUniverse) January 10, 2017
"I've dug 29 holes for 29 souls...I will return to the main event of @WrestleMania!" - The #Undertaker #RAW pic.twitter.com/V647JYQjVd— WWE (@WWE) January 10, 2017
The #RoyalRumble will be taken to the DARK SIDE as The #Undertaker vows that his #WrestleMania opponent will REST IN PEACE! #RAW pic.twitter.com/E7dlCc7WX1— WWE (@WWE) January 10, 2017
"I've dug 29 holes for 29 souls ... and I will be bringing THE DARKSIDE to the #RoyalRumble Match!" - #Undertaker #RAW pic.twitter.com/LNBwN0qBdz— WWE (@WWE) January 10, 2017