Required Viewing #12: I Want Violence

WarGames.

WrestleWar 1989: Maybe The Perfect Match

Wrestlewar 1989 Date: May 7, 1989 Location: Nashville Municipal Auditorium, Nashville, Tennessee Attendance: 5,200 Commentators: Jim Ross Bob Caudle Well this is here because of one main reason and a few unimportant minor ones. The main one of course is the World Title match between Flair and Steamboat. Flair had dropped the title to Steamboat […]

On This Day: February 25, 2013 – Wrestle War 1990: One Heck Of A Pit Stop Before Sting’s Time

Wrestlewar 1990 Date: February 25, 1990 Location: Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina Attendance: 9,894 Commentators: Jim Ross, Terry Funk We’re into 1990 now and Funk has stepped into commentary, so we need a new feud for Flair. That man would have been Sting who had been thrown out of the Horsemen on February 6. At […]

On This Day: February 6, 1990 – Clash of the Champions #10: WCW Takes A U-Turn

Clash of the Champions 10: Texas Shootout Date: February 6, 1990 Location: Memorial Coliseum, Corpus Christi, Texas Attendance: 3,000 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jim Cornette We’re getting ready for the WrestleWar PPV and there’s one moment on this show that totally altered that PPV as well as arguably the next three and a half years of […]

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 […]

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. […]

WrestleWar 1991: One of the Scariest Botches I Have Ever Seen

WrestleWar 1991 Date: February 24, 1991 Location: Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Phoenix, Arizona Attendance: 6,800 Commentators: Jim Ross, Dusty Rhodes I’m running out of WCW PPVs to do, but before I get done with them I still have one last WARGAMES to get through. Oh that makes me feel better. Tonight’s main event is in […]