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AEW x NJPW Forbidden Door Largely Delivers, New Champions Crowned
AEW and NJPW's first joint PPV, AEW x NJPW Forbidden Door, is in the record books, and the promotions delivered an entertaining event that even managed to have consequences, with the IWGP Tag Team Championships changing hands and two new AEW champions crowned Running from 7PM to shortly before midnight, Forbidden Door was nearly an[...]
the boys
Our line-up of news, reviews, opinions, commentary, and everything in-between for this morning covered a wide range of topics, including: Amazon's The Boys enjoying the "Herogasm" afterglow, AEW/NJPW "Forbidden Door" changes continue, our appreciation of Derry Girls grows, Samuel L Jackson returns to filming Disney+'s Secret Invasion in August, Paramount+'s Evil drops a sensible amount[...]
AEW x NJPW Forbidden Door Card Changes Again for Illness
The Dudes With Attitudes will be one dude short at AEW x NJPW Forbidden Door, as Hiromu Takahashi is a dude with a fever As a result, Takahashi will be unable to travel to the United States for tomorrow's PPV, and the planned match he was set to participate in will now be a six-man[...]
Final Forbidden Door Card Following Last Night's AEW Rampage
And QT Marshall and Aaron Solow will face Hirooki Goto and Yoshi-Hashi. Forbidden Door will take place on Sunday, June 26th at the United Center in Chicago and will stream on Bleacher Report (allegedly — if you can log in), Fite TV, and NJPW World, as well as on traditional PPV services. AEW Rampage, the final[...]
Tomohiro Ishii Injured, Replaced by Clark Connors at Forbidden Door
Just as things were starting to settle down, another injury has prompted changes to the upcoming AEW x NJPW Forbidden Door PPV Tomohiro Ishii, who was scheduled to take part in a four-way match to crown the first All-Atlantic Champion at the show, has been injured, according to a statement by NJPW As a result,[...]
Kazuchika Okada and Jay White brawl on AEW Dynamite ahead of Forbidden Door. [Photo: All Elite Wrestling]
NJPW star Kazuchika Okada made his surprise AEW debut last night, coming out during a confrontation between Jay White, Adam Cole, and Hangman Adam Page to save Page from a two-on-one beatdown and insert himself into the IWGP World Heavyweight Championship match at Forbidden Door Page defeated Silas Young on AEW Dynamite last night, but[...]
Bryan Danielson appears on AEW Dynamite [Photo: All Elite Wrestling]
for the joint PPV with NJPW and Danielson's participation in the Blood and Guts match on AEW Dynamite next week However, Danielson promised that he will definitely be back, and teased a hand-selected replacement who can deliver both the technical wrestling prowess to compete at Forbidden Door and the violence to compete in Blood and[...]
AEW Dynamite Preview
AEW and NJPW's first joint PPV, Forbidden Door, is happing this Sunday, and it looks like somebody just remembered ahead of tonight's episode of AEW Dynamite… It's Wednesday, you know what that means:#AEWDynamite Live TONIGHT @ 8pm ET/7pm CT On @TBSNetwork! We're officially on the Road to Forbidden Door ppv as of today, + 1 week from Blood & Guts! There[...]
NJPW President Praises AEW Ahead of Bullying WWE at Forbidden Door
Forbidden Door is the latest AEW PPV (but first NJPW PPV) to head to movie theaters, thanks to the partnership between AEW and Joe Hand Promotions The joint PPV, which mostly pits the stars of All Elite Wrestling against the stars of NJPW, is scheduled to take place on Sunday, June 26th at the United[...]
NPW Star Will Ospreay appears on AEW Dynamite
Another match or two is shaping up for AEW x NJPW Forbidden Door after NJPW star Will Ospreay appeared on AEW Dynamite this week Ospreay interrupted a segment where Trent Berreta was in the middle of demanding a rematch for Roppongi Vice against Ring of Honor tag team champions FTR After Ospreay appeared at the[...]
Former AEW Champion Hangman Adam Page demands a shot at the IWGP Championship at Forbidden Door
Both former AEW World Champion Hangman Adam Page and former NXT Champion Adam Cole want a shot at the IWGP Heavyweight Championship at the upcoming AEW x NJPW Forbidden Door PPV Page declared his intentions to challenge for the title at the PPV on this week's episode of AEW Dynamite, only for Cole to interrupt[...]
The AEW All-Atlantic Championship
AEW will hold a tournament, to conclude at the AEW x NJPW Forbidden Door PPV, to crown the first champion The All-Atlantic Championship joins the AEW World Championship, the AEW Women's World Championship, the AEW World Tag Team Championship, the TNT Championship, the TBS Championship, the FTW Championship, and two Owen Hart Foundation Tournament Championships[...]
Jon Moxley wins a shot at the Interim AEW Championship on AEW Dynamite
AEW x NJPW Forbidden Door takes place on June 26th at the United Center in Chicago, and will feature the stars of NJPW taking on the stars of AEW The show will be broadcast on PPV and streamed on Bleacher Report, Fite TV, and NPW World The show will also feature a match for the[...]
Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. CM Punk Set for AEW x NJPW Forbidden Door
Following last night's episode of AEW Dynamite, the first match for AEW x NJPW: Forbidden Door is set NJPW star Hiroshi Tanahashi will take on CM Punk at the event, which is scheduled to take place at the United Center at the end of June Tanahashi answered a challenge from CM Punk following Punk's victory[...]
Full Details on AEW x NJPW: Forbidden Door at the United Center
On June 26th, the stars of All Elite Wrestling and New Japan Pro Wrestling will compete at AEW x NJPW: Forbidden Door, a PPV emanating from the United Center in Chicago No matches have been announced for the show yet, but it's already nearly sold out and anticipation is high In an interview with TSN,[...]