Takeover: WarGames Preview

We’re off to war! The latest NXT Takeover special is focused on one match, which is kind of a shame as the rest of the card looks great. If there’s one thing NXT can do better than anything else, it’s rise above the expectations coming in and knock the show out of the park. If […]

Monday Nitro – September 4, 2000 (2016 Redo): Russo Does WarGames

Monday Nitro #256 Date: September 4, 2000 Location: Reunion Arena, Dallas, Texas Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Jeremy Borash, Mark Madden This is a special (kind of) show for me as I remembered hearing about WarGames 2000 on Thunder and wanting to see it. Being a moron of twelve at the time, I stayed home to watch […]

Repost: Wrestler of the Day – July 4: Dusty Rhodes

On the Fourth of July, who better than the American Dream? Today is Dusty Rhodes.

Required Viewing #12: I Want Violence

WarGames.

Fall Brawl 1998: A WarGames Halloween Costume

Fall Brawl 1998 Date: September 13, 1998 Location: Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Center, Winston-Salem, North Carolina Attendance: 11,528 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan It’s WARGAMES! Well in name only at least as whatever they have tonight certainly isn’t the same idea that gave us the best team gimmick match of all time. Tonight […]

Thunder – August 26, 1998: The Stevie Ray Show

Thunder Date: August 26, 1998 Location: Peoria Civic Center, Peoria, Illinois Attendance: 7,128 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Lee Marshall, Bobby Heenan, Tony Schiavone For once in a very long time we’re coming off a strong ending to a Nitro. We’re heading into Fall Brawl and WarGames with Team WCW fully in place and two members of […]

On This Day: July 23, 1989 – Great American Bash 1989: WCW’s Magnum Opus

And before anyone says it, yes I know this is before WCW. Great American Bash 1989 Date: July 23, 1989 Location: Baltimore Arena, Baltimore Arena Attendance: 12,500 Commentators: Bob Caudle, Tony Schiavone So here it is. This is considered by many to be the greatest WCW/NWA PPV of all time. This is more of a […]

Wrestlewar 1992: The Best WCW Match Ever

WrestleWar 1992 Date: May 17, 1992 Location: Jacksonville Memorial Coliseum, Jacksonville, Florida Attendance: 6,000 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jesse Ventura This show is about one thing and one thing only: War Games. Sting’s Squadron vs. The Dangerous Alliance in the ultimate blowoff match which is widely considered the best match in WCW in the 1990s. Other […]

Fall Brawl 1997: WCW Gets Beaten Up Again

Fall Brawl 1997 Date: September 14, 1997 Location: Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Winston-Salem, North Carolina Attendance: 11,939 Commentators: Ton Schiavone, Bobby Heenan THINK THAT’S A LONG ENOUGH LOCATION??? With so many WCW shows left I’m going to start hammering more of them out by doing the remaining versions of various shows, starting with the […]

WrestleWar 1992: WCW’s Best Match Ever

Wrestle War 1992 Date: May 17, 1992 Location: Jacksonville Memorial Coliseum, Jacksonville, Florida Attendance: 6,000 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jesse Ventura This show is about one thing and one thing only: War Games. Sting’s Squadron vs. The Dangerous Alliance in the ultimate blowoff match which is widely considered the best match in WCW in the 1990s. […]