Looking to get more out of your monthly yen payment to New Japan World? Wondering what to watch, but don’t know where to start? No problem! This series will help you find some interesting, must-see, or slightly bizarre matches that you may or may not have seen before. I’ll tell you why I chose to watch the match and why you should too! For our first gem, we travel back to 2014’s Wrestle Kingdom 8 Tokyo Dome show!

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Ain’t No Stoppin’ Me

Posted: July 20, 2017 by Bob Colling in Uncategorized
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In the early 2000s, Shelton Benjamin signed with the World Wrestling Federation instead of pursuing a chance at the Olympics in wrestling. After two years of training at Ohio Valley Wrestling, Benjamin made his debut on WWE television as a member of Team Angle on Smackdown aligning himself with Kurt Angle and Charlie Haas. His first official debut was in September 2002 in a match against Shawn Stasiak on Sunday Night Heat. Read the rest of this entry »

WWF Metal 2000: The Forgotten Show Part One

Posted: July 18, 2017 by Bob Colling in Uncategorized
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Similar to the WCW Worldwide 2000 series, I decided to checkout another forgotten show that was WWF programming. The show I’m referring to was WWF Metal. Metal aired late on Saturday nights in Upstate New York. I maybe watched one or two episodes when it was airing. Perhaps I’ll stumble across some good matches or at least interesting matches that I have watched via the WCW Worldwide 2000 series.

Without further delay, lets check out some WWF Metal! Read the rest of this entry »

Inside The Magazine Volume #27: The Wrestler April 1993

Posted: July 16, 2017 by Bob Colling in Uncategorized

Brian Christopher sits down for Q&A. Can Tatanka break the curse of Chief Jay Strongbow? Is Ricky Steamboat getting greedy? Is Razor Ramon a bum if he doesn’t win the WWF World Title by April? What’s in and what’s out in pro wrestling? Find out all this information and more in the Wrestler from April 1993! Read the rest of this entry »

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What a night it was in the Lost Battalion Hall for Extreme Championship Wrestling’s Heatwave 1997 supershow Queens, New York a few short nights ago! Did Rick Rude’s master plan work, or is Sabu still our ECW Heavyweight Champion? And as the four men did battle to the hot streets of Queens and back for the ECW Tag Team Championship, what team ended up on top? What is the status of Taz, Saturn, and the ECW Television Championship? Find out all this and much more tonight, as ECW Resurgence comes to you from Yonkers, New York!

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Rebooking The WWF: Week 49, 1993

Posted: July 13, 2017 by Bob Colling in Uncategorized

WWF Intercontinental Champion Razor Ramon defends against Rick Martel. Ted DiBiase is beginning to torture the entire Hart family. A new superstar is making his way to the WWF. Plus much more! Read the rest of this entry »