NXT – April 26, 2017: The (Latest) British Invasion

NXT Date: April 26, 2017 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators; Nigel McGuinness, Percy Watson, Tom Phillips The British are here tonight as the big featured match will see WWE UK Champion Tyler Bate defending against Jack Gallagher. I like the idea of throwing those guys out there for some filler as it […]

NXT – April 19, 2017: Ten The Hard Way

NXT Date: April 19, 2017 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Percy Watson, Corey Graves, Tom Phillips We’re back to Full Sail with a major match to wrap up someone’s time in NXT. This week we have Tye Dillinger’s NXT farewell as he steps inside a steel cage with Eric Young. Dillinger has […]

NXT – April 12, 2017: Feel the Power of the New Guys

NXT Date: April 12, 2017 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Nigel McGuinness, Tom Phillips, Percy Watson We’re finally back to normal as NXT returns home. We’re also just over a month away from Takeover: Chicago, meaning things need to get set up in a hurry. The big story tonight is the return […]

NXT – April 5, 2017: Sometimes It’s Better to be Fun Than Good

NXT Date: April 5, 2017 Location: Amway Center, Orlando, Florida Attendance: 14,975 Commentators: Nigel McGuinness, Percy Watson, Tom Phillips This is the FINAL show from Wrestlemania week as this week’s episode consists of the dark matches from before Takeover: Orlando. You can expect a lot of recaps and quick comments from most of the people […]

NXT Takeover – Orlando: Homecoming

Takeover: Orlando Date: April 1, 2017 Location: Amway Center, Orlando, Florida Attendance: 14,975 Commentators: Nigel McGuinness, Tom Phillips, Percy Watson It’s time for the big one again as NXT gets to run a major show from its home city. Wrestlemania is in Orlando this year and that means we get a special Takeover right down […]

Went to Takeover: Orlando

I took in Takeover tonight and, after going to see Dallas last year, this had a lot to live up to…..and it really didn’t come close. This will be the short version and I’ll get the regular review up ASAP, though the hotel’s wi-fi is spotty at best so please bear with me.

Takeover: Dallas (2017 Redo): It Keeps Getting Better

Takeover: Dallas Date: April 1, 2016 Location: Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, Dallas, Texas Attendance: 9,000 Commentators: Tom Phillips, Corey Graves This was the start of a huge weekend for WWE and we might be kicking things off with the best show of 2016. Takeover quickly became one of the coolest shows in wrestling and […]

Takeover: Orlando Preview

Last year, NXT held its first Takeover event during Wrestlemania weekend with the instant classic “Takeover: Dallas”. The show stole the spotlight over Wrestlemania weekend and was pretty easily the best show of the four days, possibly even the year. Now it’s time for round two and as luck would have it, NXT is in […]

NXT – March 29, 2017: Big Guys Have More Fun

NXT Date: March 29, 2017 Location: University Area CDC Gymnasium, Tampa, Florida Commentators: Percy Watson, Nigel McGuinness, Tom Phillips It’s the final show before Takeover: Orlando and that means most of the card is set, though you can probably guarantee one more match that we’ll get to later. The show has been starting to look […]

KB’s History of NXT Volumes 1 and 2 Now Available in Paperback

I don’t think I’d be going too far to suggest that NXT is one of the most entertaining and well received promotions to come along in years. Now it gets its own spot on Wrestlemania weekend and feels like a genuine alternative to the main roster. But how exactly did we get here? In these […]