Survivor Series (2012) was a pay-per-view (PPV) event produced by WWE and presented by Kmart that took place on November 18, 2012 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. It was the twenty-sixth annual WWE Survivor Series event and the first one held in Indiana. The event received 212,000 pay-per-view buys, down from 281,000 buys the previous year. This event is notable for the first appearance of The Shield.
- PreShow - 3MB (Heath Slater and Jinder Mahal) (with Drew McIntyre) defeated Team Co-Bro (Santino Marella and Zack Ryder)
- Rey Mysterio, Sin Cara, Justin Gabriel, Tyson Kidd and Brodus Clay (with Naomi and Cameron) defeated Tensai, The Prime Time Players (Darren Young and Titus O'Neil) and Primo & Epico (with [Rosa Mendes]]) - Five-on-five Survivor Series elimination tag team match
- Eve Torres (c) defeated Kaitlyn for the WWE Divas Championship
- Antonio Cesaro (c) defeated R-Truth for the WWE United States Championship
- Sheamus defeated Big Show (c) by disqualification for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship
- Team Ziggler (Dolph Ziggler, Wade Barrett, Damien Sandow, David Otunga and Alberto Del Rio) (with Ricardo Rodriguez) defeated Team Foley (The Miz, Randy Orton, Kofi Kingston and Team Hell No (Kane and Daniel Bryan)) (with Mick Foley) - Five-on-five Survivor Series elimination tag team match
- CM Punk (c) (with Paul Heyman) defeated John Cena and Ryback - Triple threat match for the WWE Championship