NJPW Road To The New Beginning 2016 - Night 1 took place on January 29, 2016 at the Tokorozawa Citizen Gymnasium Sub Arena in Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan.
- Numbers in parentheses indicate the length of the match.
- (c) refers to the champion(s) heading into the match.
- Hirai Kawato vs. Teruaki Kanemitsu - Time Limit Draw (10:00)
- Jay White, Manabu Nakanishi, Tiger Mask & Yuji Nagata defeated TenKoji (Hiroyoshi Tenzan & Satoshi Kojima), David Finlay & Jushin Thunder Liger (9:07)
- BULLET CLUB (Bad Luck Fale & Yujiro Takahashi) defeated CHAOS (Toru Yano & YOSHI-HASHI) (8:57)
- Los Ingobernables de Japon (BUSHI, EVIL & Tetsuya Naito) defeated Juice Robinson, KUSHIDA & Michael Elgin (11:29)
- BULLET CLUB (Doc Gallows, Karl Anderson & Kenny Omega) defeated Great Bash Heel (Togi Makabe & Tomoaki Honma) & Captain New Japan (11:05)
- Hirooki Goto, Hiroshi Tanahashi, Katsuyori Shibata & Ryusuke Taguchi defeated CHAOS (Gedo, Kazuchika Okada, Shinsuke Nakamura & Tomohiro Ishii) (18:59)