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WWE RAW Review: An Irresistible Night of Returns and Debuts

The Monday Night RAW after WrestleMania is always a big deal for the WWE. We celebrate the victories of newly-crowned champions, and we also welcome new superstars to the show. Last year, we celebrated "Two Belts" Becky Lynch's win; this year, it's Drew McIntyre's Universal Championship win. Of course, we have to mention that this […]

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Ring of Honor Launches ROHStrong Initiative for Charity Relief

Wrestling promotion Ring of Honor announced ROHStrong, a partnership with the Salvation Army on Monday.  In partnership with the Salvation Army, the program is intended to provide relief to people economically affected by COVID-19. Ring of Honor will sell a special ROHStrong t-shirt and donate the proceeds to the Salvation Army. The shirt will be […]

Supercard of Honor XII: WEEKEND FREEVIEW! Presented by Honor Club

Ring of Honor Offers Honor Club Subscription Service Upgrade Details

Ring of Honor announced a series of upgrades to Honor Club, their pro-wrestling video subscription service which a press release boldly calls "the best subscription service in professional wrestling." Honor Club, which features two tiers of service, will now include all PPVs on both tiers in the biggest change. The company is also adding past […]

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AEW Announces TNT Championship, Reveals Tournament Bracket Details

All Elite Wrestling's (AEW) line-up makes perfect sense, as far as professional wrestling titles go: World Championship, Women's World Championship, World Tag Team Championship, and the TNT Championship. What's that? Oh, that last one? The "TNT Championship"? That's a new title announced by the wrestling company on Monday, with the first wrestler to wear the […]

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"WWE Monday Night RAW": PPVs, Decent Promos Make Better Effort [Review]

After a mostly disappointing WWE Monday Night RAW last week, this week's episode took a little from last week's RAW and SmackDown and found ways to improve – a little. RAW opened with Paul Heyman and Brock Lesnar in an empty ring, within an even emptier performance center. Heyman gave a passionate promo to hype […]

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"Dark Side of the Ring" Releases "Benoit – Part One" Online [VIDEO]

One of the most tragic stories in professional wrestling is Chris Benoit. Known for his monikers as "The Canadian Crippler" and "Rabid Wolverine," Benoit was one of the most intense and talented performers in the industry in the 90's and 2000's. Vice posted the first part of their season two premiere of Dark Side of […]

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"Heels": "The Viking Arrows" Stephen Amell, Alexander Ludwig Tag-Team Dinner

Let's be clear: Heels star Stephen Amell's life hasn't just been filled with spandex-shape training and welcoming new members to the cast (though as you can tell from reporting, there's been a ton of both going on over the past few weeks). Every now and then, the Arrow alum gets a chance to get out, decompress, […]


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"Heels" Star Stephen Amell "Blown Away" by STARZ Series' Cast

After spending some time in the corner of Cody Rhodes at the AEW Revolution PPV last week (in a losing effort), Heels star Stephen Amell is back at work training and working out to get himself into spandex shape for his upcoming indy pro-wrestling-set STARZ series. But as impressed as he is with how his […]


Arby's Pays Tribute To Wrestling Legend Jushin Thunder Liger

Arby's Pays Tribute To Wrestling Legend Jushin Thunder Liger

This weekend, at Wrestle Kingdom 14, Jushin Thunder Liger is about to wrestle the final matches of his career as he heads into retirement. Or at least, pro-wrestling retirement, which usually gets broken for a number of reasons. But usually in New Japan Pro Wrestling, when you retire, you stay retired. For the better part […]

New Japan Pro Wrestling Has No Plans For U.S. Broadcast In 2020

New Japan Pro Wrestling Has No Plans For U.S. Broadcast In 2020

Those of us in the United States who have been hoping to see New Japan Pro Wrestling on TV will not be seeing it in 2020. For a few years now, American audiences have been begging for NJPW to broadcast their live events and major PPV events on TV. Whether that be live on a […]

New Japan Pro Wrestling Announces Everyone In The G1 2019

New Japan Pro Wrestling Announces Everyone In The G1 2019

The road to the Tokyo Dome in 2020 starts in Dallas, Texas as New Japan Pro Wrestling has announced all the G1 2019 competitors. After having several successful events in North America, including their recent dual show with Ring Of Honor at Madison Square Garden, the annual tournament will kick off in the United States […]

Was CM Punk Behind the Mask at MKE Wrestling Card This Weekend? [VIDEO]

Was CM Punk Behind the Mask at MKE Wrestling Card This Weekend? [VIDEO]

From what we've been reading on social media and wrestling news/rumor sites about World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), All-Elite Wrestling (AEW), New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW), Ring of Honor (ROH) Wrestling, and others over the past several months, it looks like the best storylines and true drama is going on behind the scenes (and would make […]

The Elite Announced All Elite Wrestling While Everyone Was Drunk on New Years Eve

If you're waking up this morning with a slight hangover, a sense of looming dread about how 2019 can possibly top 2018, and the strange recollection that a brand new pro wrestling promotion was announced last night, that's not the champagne talking. FRIENDS: [general mirth and merriment on New Year's Eve] ME: so what do […]

“Kenny’s Quest"

Kenny Omega Created an RPG Promo Video to Hype Wrestle Kingdom 13

If you're a gamer and love either Kenny Omega or New Japan Pro Wrestling, you're probably going to enjoy the latest video on Being The Elite. Instead of getting some kind of answer as to what's happening with The Young Bucks, Cody Rhodes, Hangman Page, and others, we got a special promo video called "Kenny's […]

ROH/NJPW G1 Supercard Sells Out Madison Square Garden in 1 Minute

Ring of Honor and New Japan Pro Wrestling have sold out their upcoming event taking place WrestleMania weekend at Madison Square Garden. Elated with the news, Ring of Honor sent out a press release written by Kevin Eck which waxes poetic about the accomplishment. ROH announced the show in July, after an initial attempt to […]

New Japan Pro Wrestling Releases Their Own Mobile Game

Today, New Japan Pro Wrestling officially made their first solo venture into the video games market in North America and Europe with a mobile title. The game is called King Of Sports, and it gives you the ability to play as members of the NJPW roster as you make your way to winning all the championships. […]

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Do You Miss WWE's Attitude Era? You Should Watch NJPW [Opinion]

I've been preaching about New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) for the past few years now, and I keep getting asked by fellow wrestling fans why they should watch it. Time and time again I hear people complain about how they can't stand WWE's current programming. They hate the writing, they hate the direction characters they […]

ROH and NJPW Team Up for G1 Supercard at Madison Square Garden in April

Ring of Honor and New Japan Pro Wrestling have announced that they will be holding a joint event at Madison Square Garden on WrestleMania weekend in 2019. The news follows reports that MSG had recently canceled talks to hold a Ring of Honor event at the venue after interference from WWE. A joint venture with […]