Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE SuperCard for mobile reaches over 1.5 million downloads

wwesupercard

2K today issued a press release announcing that the WWE SuperCard game for iOS and Android devices has been downloaded more than 1.5 million times during its first week of release. With an average rating of 4.5/5 stars on the App Store for iOS devices, as well as 4/5 stars on Google Play, WWE SuperCard has quickly cemented its position as the most...

SyFy TV schedule confirms Smackdown’s move to Thursday

Smackdown

The SyFy website lists Friday, September 26, as the last time Smackdown airs on a Friday night with the following week the show airing on Thursday. SyFy has a schedule up until October 16 on their website if you search for Smackdown and the dates in October have October 2, 9, and 16, all on Thursdays. Earlier this month we ran a story about how...

HBK, Hogan, and Flair, all on RAW this coming Monday

Shawn Michaels

Hulk Hogan, Ric Flair, and Shawn Michaels are all being advertised for this Monday’s RAW and they will be kicking off the show with a “Hall of Fame Forum,” discussing the Lesnar vs Cena match and the upcoming rematch at Night of Champions. The WWE champion is not going to be featured on RAW this Monday but John Cena will return to address...

Stacy Keibler gives birth to baby girl

Stacy Keibler

Former WCW and WWE Diva Stacy Keibler announced that she has given birth to her first child, daughter Ava Grace, on August 20. “Ava Grace Pobre was born at home on Wednesday, August 20th. We’ve never experienced a level of joy and happiness like this before! Thank you so much for all of the special wishes and positive energy,” Keibler...

Total Divas filming fourth wedding of the series for Eva Marie

Eva Marie

The cast of the Total Divas reality show have been posting a lot of photos on their Instagram from Napa Valley as the crew is filming the lead up to Eva Marie’s wedding which will happen this weekend. This will be the fourth wedding on Total Divas, with Natalya getting hitched first, then Trinity, then Brie Bella, and now the “All Red...

TNA switches non-televised events to PPV and Impact tapings

Impact

The three TNA non-televised live events advertised for September 5, 6, and 7, are now television and PPV tapings, a change that was made after it was announced yesterday that Spike TV extended TNA till the end of 2014. The September 5 event in Charlottesville, Virginia, is now listed as a One Night Only pay-per-view taping with Turning Point. This...

TNA reaches new TV deal for Sub-Saharan Africa until 2019

TNA

TNA today announced that it has reached an agreement with SuperSport to continue broadcasting TNA shows throughout Sub-Saharan Africa until 2019. Impact airs on SuperSport every Monday at 6PM local time with the channel also airing the pay-per-views and One Night Only specials every month. The television deal covers Angola, Benin, Botswana...

Christy Hemme announces she’s pregnant

Christy Hemme

TNA Knockout and former WWE Diva and Playboy cover girl Christy Hemme announced on her Twitter yesterday that she is five and a half months pregnant with her first child. “Having a baby has been a huge dream of mine, since I met my husband. I do have a really full plate, but I like it that way. I don’t envision slowing down once the baby...

TNA to stay on Spike at least through the end of 2014

TNA

TNA President Dixie Carter today issued a statement on the negotiations between the company and Spike TV regarding a renewal of their current television deal. “IMPACT WRESTLING will remain a vital part of Spike TV’s programming on Wednesday nights, 9/8c, through the end of the year. Negotiations remain ongoing beyond this time frame,”...

Impact Wrestling moves to Wednesdays starting tonight

Impact

Starting tonight, TNA’s flagship television show Impact Wrestling will be airing on Wednesday nights, moving from their usual Thursday spot but retaining the same time slot of 9PM EST. Tonight’s Impact is the Hardcore Justice-themed episode, with the 6 Sides of Steel returning featuring Bobby Roode, Gunner, Magnus, Austin Aries, James Storm...

The Monday Night War series on WWE Network to star this Friday

Monday Night War

The much-anticipated original series on the WWE Network titled The Monday Night War will kick off its weekly run this coming Friday, August 22, at 11PM EST after Smackdown. The first episode will be the one that WWE aired earlier last month as a preview during the free week offering of the WWE Network, with the synopsis reading, “Media mogul Ted...

Hulk Hogan takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan did the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge after he got called out by two other individuals, one of them Triple H. Since he was called out twice, the Hulkster had two buckets full of ice and water – one on each side – dumped on him by two of his assistants at Hogan’s Beach shop in Clearwater, Florida. Before getting the shower...

Cena vs Lesnar to headline Night of Champions 2014

John Cena

John Cena and Brock Lesnar will go at it one more time at the Night of Champions pay-per-view as Triple H announced on Main Event that the former champ is invoking his rematch clause. Cena was on the receiving end of the most one-sided WWE title match in history, barely getting any offense on Lesnar at SummerSlam and receiving 16 suplexes and 2...

RAW rating for 08/18/2014

RAW

Fans seemed like that they were not curious at all to see the fallout from SummerSlam as the post-PPV RAW did 4,194,000 viewers, down just over 100,000 from the previous week. Hour one did 4,281,000 viewers, followed by a small increase to 4,330,000 in the second hour and then a sharp drop over 350,000 viewers to end the third hour with   ...

US Airways Center website featuring interview with Ryback

Ryback

With Smackdown tapings tonight in Phoenix at the US Airways Center, our friend and VP of Digital Operations for the Phoenix Suns, Jeramie McPeek interviewed Ryback for the US Airways Center to help promote the show. In the interview, Ryback talks about his favorite wrestler as a kid, participating in Tough Enough, coming up with the name Ryback...