Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania IX: It Really Is That Bad

Wrestlemania IX Date: April 4, 1993 Location: Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada Attendance: 16,981 Commentators: Jim Ross, Randy Savage, Bobby Heenan We’re into the Monday Night Raw era as things are definitely shifting to a new generation. The main event tonight is Bret Hart defending the title against the new monster known as Yokozuna. Other […]

Monday Night Raw – May 31, 1993: I Stand in Awe of Scott Steiner

Monday Night Raw Date: May 31, 1993 Location: Manhattan Center, New York City, New York Attendance: 750 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Randy Savage, Bobby Heenan We’re less than two weeks away from King of the Ring and it would be nice to have them actually plug more than one of the first round matches for a […]

Monday Night Raw – May 24, 1993: You Wouldn’t Expect This

Monday Night Raw Date: May 24, 1993 Location: Manhattan Center, New York City, New York Attendance: 1,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Randy Savage, Bobby Heenan Something tells me this one won’t be as memorable as last week. We’re less than a month away from King of the Ring and the tournament is mostly set but the […]

Monday Night Raw – May 17, 1993: This is What Put Raw on the Map

Monday Night Raw Date: May 17, 1993 Location: Manhattan Center, New York City, New York Attendance: 1,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Randy Savage, Bobby Heenan To say these recent shows haven’t been interesting is a huge understatement. They’re just not working and haven’t been in almost the entire time the show has been on the air. […]

Monday Night Raw – May 3, 1993: What Passed for a Big Match

Monday Night Raw Date: May 3, 1993 Location: Manhattan Center, New York City, New York Attendance: 1,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Randy Savage, Bobby Heenan It’s another fresh month here as I’m hoping to start doing more of these. This is very early in the show’s run as we’re not even going to hit episode twenty […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1993: The Japanese Invasion

Royal Rumble 1993 Date: January 24, 1993 Location: ARCO Arena, Sacramento, California Attendance: 16,000 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan This is a pretty forgotten show for reasons that should be obvious. First of all, this is 1993, one of the worst years in company history from a creative standpoint. Bret is defending the title against […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 1993: The Bad Times

Survivor Series 1993 Date: November 24, 1993 Location: Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts Attendance: 15,509 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Bobby Heenan This really is a transitional time for the company as the major stars of the past are all out of the picture, save for the occasional appearance by Savage. Bret is one of the top stars […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 1993: And That’s It For Luger

Summerslam 1993 Date: August 30, 1993 Location: Palace of Auburn Hills, Detroit, Michigan Attendance: 23,954 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Bobby Heenan A lot has changed in the last year. Bret won the WWF Title about three months after the last Summerslam but lost it at Wrestlemania to the monster Yokozuna. Yoko went on a path of […]

Monday Night Raw – November 29, 1993: The Good Thing About The Kliq

Monday Night Raw Date: November 29, 1993 Location: Westchester County Civic Center, White Plains, New York Attendance: 3,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Bobby Heenan We’re past Survivor Series and thankfully this was taped after Survivor Series so we don’t have some lame stand alone show to fill in time before the next taping. Now it’s that […]

Monday Night Raw – November 15, 1993: Let Freedom Ring

Monday Night Raw Date: November 15, 1993 Location: Fernwood Resort, Bushkill, Pennsylvania Commentators: Vince McMahon, Bobby Heenan The big story this week is a fan voted match with Lex Luger facing Pierre the Quebecer in a match that really isn’t the most interesting thing in the world. Other than that we find out who will […]