WWE: Planned Launch Date for the WWE NetworkPosted on December 6, 2011 by Cassidy Wrestling NewsShare On: Tweet As it stands right now, WWE is planning to launch the much-anticipated WWE Network on April 1, the same day as WrestleMania XXVIII. Many people wonder how wise it is for the Network to launch the same day as WWE’s biggest show of the year as everyone in the WWE works their hardest on the day of WrestleMania. However, WWE plans to air WrestleMania for free on the WWE Network for subscribers. What do you think of the WWE Network launching on the same day as WrestleMania? Post your comments in the box below.