Vintage is shown in Canada on Sportsnet 360, in the United Kingdom and Ireland on Sky Sports (until 2014), in Australia on FOX8 (until mid-2013), in South Africa on eKasi+, in the Philippines on Fox Channel Asia, in India, Bangladesh and Pakistan on Ten Sports, in the Middle East on ShowSports 4, in Japan on J Sports. Eurosport shows Vintage in all its European territories excluding the UK. In early September 2012, Astro SuperSport 3 aired Vintage in Malaysia.
The show premiered in June 2008 as Vintage Collection, replacing WWE Heat in the overseas markets in which it still aired. Each episode typically showcases 4 or 5 matches around a common theme (a particular wrestler, a major event, a division, etc.). Such themes can expand through 3 or 4 consecutive episodes.