WWE will air their final show of the 2012 year on Monday night with a New Year's Eve episode of Raw. As we look back on the year, there were several superstars that stepped up to become big names in WWE.
Ryback burst onto the scene and rode one of the more impressive winning streaks seen in years. He is now a bona fide main-eventer.
The Shield debuted at the Survivor Series and have destroyed everything in their path ever since.
What does 2013 have in store for these superstars? And who are some others that could take the next big step in the coming year and become even bigger?
Here is a look at 15 superstars who could do just that.