Lucha Underground – July 12, 2017: Battle of the Best

Lucha Underground Date: July 12, 2017 Location: Lucha Underground Temple, Boyle Heights, California Commentators: Vampiro, Matt Striker It’s time for the second round of the Cueto Cup as we’re down to sixteen names. Hopefully that means the end of the squashes which dominated so much of the first round. You can probably guess the winner […]

NJPW G1 Special in USA Night Two: The Omega of the Alpha

NJPW G1 Special in USA Night Two Date: July 2, 2017 Location: Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center, Long Beach, California Attendance: 2,305 Commentators: Jim Ross, Josh Barnett We’re back with night two of the show, though this didn’t air on American TV until five days later. The big story tonight is the United States […]

Watched GLOW and Read a Book

So as you’ve probably heard, the latest hot show on Netflix is GLOW (Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling), a dramatized story about the backstage workings of the comedy wrestling show of the same name from back in the 80s. The original was actually a hot show in syndication, though it was one of the dumbest things […]

New Japan G1 Special in USA Night One: Welcome To Our Turf

New Japan G1 Special in USA Night One Date: July 1, 2017 Location: Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center, Long Beach, California Commentators: Jim Ross, Josh Barnett This has the potential to be either a major moment in history or something that won’t be remembered in a few years. New Japan has been the favorite […]

NJPW Dominion 6-11: John Cena Wishes He Could Spam Moves Like This

Dominion 6:11 Date: June 11, 2017 Location: Osaka-Jo Hall, Osaka, Japan Attendance: 11,756 Commentators: Kevin Kelly, Don Callis So I’ve been trying to mix things up a bit with my style and this has been a requested show. Somehow having something up ten days late is a good sign for me, though given that I […]

Lucha Underground – June 21, 2017: This Season is Way Too Long

Lucha Underground Date: June 21, 2017 Location: Lucha Underground Temple, Boyle Heights, California Commentators: Vampiro, Matt Striker It’s week #2 of the Cueto Cup Tournament, which likely means four more first round matches as we get closer to the round of sixteen. In other words, we’re still filling in time because this season is WAY […]

Lucha Underground – June 14, 2017: Murder and a Tournament

Lucha Underground Date: June 14, 2017 Location: Lucha Underground Temple, Boyle Heights, California Commentators: Vampiro, Matt Striker It’s tournament time, which isn’t the most best description in the world around here. This time around it’s the start of the Cueto Cup, with the winner getting a Lucha Underground Title shot at Ultima Lucha Tres. Tonight […]

Lucha Underground – June 7, 2017: No Time For Pants

Lucha Underground Date: June 7, 2017 Location: Lucha Underground Temple, Boyle Heights, California Commentators: Vampiro, Matt Striker After last week’s one idea show, it’s time to mix things up a bit. This time around we have a few fresh ideas, plus more of the same one. We’ll be seeing Lucha Underground Champion Johnny Mundo vs. […]

Rev Pro – Orlando: England Comes to America….with a Bunch of Americans

Rev Pro: Orlando Date: March 31, 2017 Location: Wyndham Orlando Resort, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Andy Quidlan, Gilligan Gordon Somehow I hadn’t gotten around to this one. This is another Wrestlemania weekend show that I got to take in live and the only regular wrestling show I went to all weekend that wasn’t run by WWE. […]

WrestleCon Supershow 2017: I Don’t Do This Very Often

WrestleCon Supershow 2017 Date: March 31, 2017 Location: Wyndham Orlando Resort, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Marty DeRosa, Excalibur This is something I’ve heard about for a few years now and when I saw the card, there was no question about taking it in. Basically this is a HUGE indy show with talent from all over the […]