The event took place in the Barclays Center of Brooklyn, New York City, New York, one day before SummerSlam at the same venue. This was the first NXT TakeOver held outside of Full Sail University; WWE promoted it as "action featuring the next generation of WWE... on the biggest stage yet". Starting with NXT Arrival on February 27, 2014, WWE's developmental league NXT has held major shows broadcast live on the WWE network, with the August event being the seventh event in the series.
- Jushin Thunder Liger defeated Tyler Breeze
- The Vaudevillains (Aiden English and Simon Gotch) (with Blue Pants) defeated Blake and Murphy (c) (with Alexa Bliss) to win the WWE NXT Tag Team Championship
- Apollo Crews defeated Tye Dillinger
- Samoa Joe defeated Baron Corbin by submission
- Bayley defeated Sasha Banks (c) to win the WWE NXT Womens Championship
- Finn Bálor (c) defeated Kevin Owens in a Ladder match for the WWE NXT Championship