Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1996: Shawn’s California Two Step

Royal Rumble 1996 Date: January 21, 1996 Location: Selland Arena, Fresno, California Attendance: 9,600 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Mr. Perfect We’re in the Monday Night Wars era now and it’s all about Shawn at the moment. He’s back from injury and in the Rumble tonight, looking to become the second person ever to win back to […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1995: When Shawn Isn’t Enough

Royal Rumble 1995 Date: January 22, 1995 Location: USF Sun Dome, Tampa, Florida Attendance: 10,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler Oh dang it 1995 WWF still exists. This is that year that no one likes to talk about and you have to fly through it as fast as you can or you might risk seeing […]

Monday Night Raw – August 21, 1995: Get Us Out Of Here

Monday Night Raw Date: August 21, 1995 Location: Worcester Memorial Auditorium, Worcester, Massachusetts Attendance: 4,500 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler It’s the go home show for Summerslam and that means we’re almost free from this mess. I’m already sick of hearing about Diesel vs. King Mabel, despite only watching two shows this month. Hopefully Shawn […]

Monday Night Raw – August 7, 1995: What Else Were You Expecting?

Monday Night Raw Date: August 7, 1995 Location: Louisville Gardens, Louisville, Kentucky Attendance: 4,181 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler It’s Summerslam month and that means my head is starting to hurt again. The big story is Diesel vs. King Mabel for reasons I don’t even want to understand. At the same time we have Shawn […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 1995: One of Those Good Ideas

Survivor Series 1995 Date: November 19, 1995 Location: USAir Arena, Landover, Maryland Attendance: 14,500 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Mr. Perfect, Jim Ross Aside from the main event, there really isn’t much else to talk about. The rest of the show is dedicated to the midcard, save for the return of the Undertaker. He’ll be captaining the […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 1994: Undertaker Isn’t Scared of Chuck Norris

Survivor Series 1994 Date: November 23, 1994 Location: Freeman Coliseum, San Antonio, Texas Attendance: 10,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Gorilla Monsoon Things weren’t all that great for the WWF at this time but Bret was doing well enough as the top man. However, they still needed someone new to come along and supplement him. That name […]

Monday Night Raw – February 20, 1995: Psycho Justice

Monday Night Raw Date: February 20, 1995 Location: Macon Coliseum, Macon, Georgia Attendance: 2,751 Commentators: Jim Cornette, Vince McMahon It’s actually a big show this week as we’re live with a big main event as Intercontinental Champion Jeff Jarrett challenges Diesel for the WWF World Title. In addition to that though, we’ll be finding out […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 1995: It’s Just One Match. It’s Just One Match. It’s Just One Match.

Summerslam 1995 Date: August 27, 1995 Location: Pittsburgh Civic Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Attendance: 18,062 Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Vince McMahon …..no. No please don’t make me do THIS show! I’ll pay you to not make me do this waste of a show. If there’s a bottom of the barrel for Summerslam and perhaps the WWF in […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 1994: Switch Em Up

Summerslam 1994 Date: August 29, 1994 Location: United Center, Chicago, Illinois Attendance: 23,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler Things have changed a lot in the last year. First and foremost, we’re living in Bret Hart’s WWF now as he regained the world title at Wrestlemania over Yokozuna, more or less vanquishing him once and for […]

Monday Night Raw – April 11, 1994: A Cameo Fit For A King

Monday Night Raw Date: April 11, 1994 Location: Memorial Auditorium, Utica, New York Commentators: Vince McMahon, Randy Savage The big idea tonight is the fan vote for a shot at the Tag Team Titles. In other words, it was a way to get the fans to pay money for the sake of picking a match, […]