Required Viewing #12: I Want Violence

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Wrestler of the Day – June 10: Magnum TA

Today might be the king of “what if’s”. It’s Magnum TA.

Wrestler of the Day – May 30: Kamala

Today it’s off to the deepest jungles of Africa for Kamala.

Wrestler of the Day – March 28: Arn Anderson

Today we’re looking at perhaps the greatest #2 of all time: Arn Anderson.

Wrestler of the Day – March 9: Nikita Koloff

Today we go with the American playing a Russian who became a Lithuanian in Nikita Koloff.

On This Day: November 28, 1985 – Starrcade 1985: The Best In The Series

Starrcade 1985 Date: November 28, 1985 Location: Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina/The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia Commentators: Bob Caudle, Tony Schiavone   So we’re here in 1985 now and on to a new city in Atlanta. Wrestlemania has now debuted as the WWF and Hulk Hogan in particular are clearly something to be reckoned with. By […]

On This Day: March 30, 1985 – NWA World Wide: Enter Magnum TA

NWA World Wide Date: March 30, 1985 Location: Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte, North Carolina Commentators: Tony Schiavone, David Crockett More downloading issues mean we get to take another show off my list. Here we have another edition of World Wide from the day before the first Wrestlemania. On this card is a US Title change which […]

AWA SuperClash 1985 – My Mind Is Numb

SuperClash 1985 Date: April 20, 1985 Location: Comiskey Park, Chicago, Illinois Attendance: 21,000 Commentator: Larry Nelson Some of you might remember me talking about SuperClash III which was Lawler vs. Von Erich for the “unified” title. This is the original in the series and it’s one of those Pro Wrestling USA shows. In other words, […]

Mid-South Wrestling – January 20, 1984: Mr. T. Has Nothing On The Rock N Roll Express

Mid-South Championship Wrestling Date: January 20, 1984 Location: Irish McNeil Boys Club, Shreveport, Louisiana Commentators: Boyd Pierce, Bill Watts No Mercy is downloading so it’s back to Louisiana. I really liked this one last time so hopefully it’ll still be good again here. Last time we saw Duggan and JYD feuding with the Russians while […]

NWA World Wide – Magnum’s First Step To Greatness

NWA World Wide Date: March 30, 1985 Location: Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte, North Carolina Commentators: Tony Schiavone, David Crockett More downloading issues mean we get to take another show off my list. Here we have another edition of World Wide from the day before the first Wrestlemania. On this card is a US Title change which […]