In 2011, it was CM Punk who was undoubtedly the WWE's biggest breakout star.
So far in 2012, that honor has belonged to Daniel Bryan, who has gone from someone we thought might never get a fair shake in the WWE to arguably the best overall performer in the company.
We're now right around the corner from the New Year, and odds are that someone will follow in the footsteps of both Punk and Bryan to become the breakout star of 2013.
But just who will it be?
Luckily for the WWE, the company has no shortage of options. There's a long line of stars who are teetering on the line of superstardom, and at least one, if not more of them, seems like a lock to have a huge year.
Here are seven wrestlers who are primed for a breakout year in 2013.