Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania I: At Least It’s Not The Colossal Tussle

I had to get here eventually and it feels great to be back. These shows are the first reviews I ever did as I thought it would be fun to look back at every show leading up to Wrestlemania XXXIII. Little did I know that I would spend four years doing them and wind up […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1989: Big John Rumble

Royal Rumble 1989 Date: January 15, 1989 Location: The Summit, Houston, Texas Attendance: 19,000 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Jesse Ventura This is the first PPV version of the show and things have changed a lot. Tonight, everyone is in the match and they’re focusing more on the idea of every man being for himself. The match […]

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania I: You Can Feel The History

I had to get here eventually and it feels great to be back. These shows are the first reviews I ever did as I thought it would be fun to look back at every show leading up to Wrestlemania 32. Little did I know that I would spend four years doing them and wind up […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1989: Not Quite There Yet

Royal Rumble 1989 Date: January 15, 1989 Location: The Summit, Houston, Texas Attendance: 19,000 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Jesse Ventura This is the first PPV version of the show and things have changed a lot. Tonight, everyone is in the match and they’re focusing more on the idea of every man being for himself. The match […]

Saturday Night’s Main Event #2: Time For A Wedding!

Saturday Night’s Main Event #2 Date: October 5, 1985 Location: Meadowlands Arena, East Rutherford, New Jersey Attendance: 8,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jesse Ventura One of the best things about the first episode of this series was how few names were used. There was the opening six man tag, the four wrestlers (and Mr. T.) in […]

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania I: The Night That Changed Everything

I had to get here eventually and it feels great to be back. These shows are the first reviews I ever did as I thought it would be fun to look back at every show leading up to Wrestlemania 25. Little did I know that I would spend four years doing them and wind up […]

Wrestler of the Day – October 14: Hillbilly Jim

Today is a personal favorite: Hillbilly Jim.

Thought of the Day: A Little Dab’ll Do Ya

Today we’re looking at the most important thing you can have going into a match.

Wrestler of the Day – August 30: King Kong Bundy

We’ll follow up Heenan with a Heenan guy: King Kong Bundy.

Wrestler of the Day – June 29: Big John Studd

Here’s a forgotten giant: Big John Studd.