Author - Colin Vassallo

InDemand still offering Survivor Series on traditional pay-per-view


With the #FreeFreeFree promotion of the WWE Network this month which also includes the Survivor Series pay-per-view it’s interesting to note that InDemand will be offering the show on traditional pay-per-view for the usual price of $54.95. This will be the first ever pay-per-view event which WWE is offering for free through their Network, a move...

NXT moving to Wednesday nights following Smackdown’s move


WWE’s Chief Revenue and Marketing Officer, Michelle Wilson, told Variety that with Smackdown’s move to Thursdays come January 2015, WWE is shifting NXT to a different day so it does not conflict with the show. NXT, which airs on Thursdays, will be moving to Wednesday nights on the WWE Network, retaining the 8PM time slot. Future NXT specials...

Matt Striker joins UnPlugged to talk Lucha Underground

Matt Striker

Former WWE announcer Matt Striker who is now the play-by-play commentator for Lucha Underground with Vampiro joined Jeff Jackson and Tony Mirabella live on SNS UnPlugged this past Tuesday. Striker joined the boys at the beginning of the show to talk about Lucha Underground and about “some of the best wrestlers in the world” who he is enjoying...

ECW live special on the WWE Network this coming Monday


Next week beginning on Monday, WWE Network will present ECW Week, starting with a live special titled ECW Exposed. ECW Exposed will be hosted by Paul Heyman and Joey Styles and will air live immediately following Monday Night Raw on November 10. Apart from talking stories about ECW, Heyman and Styles will be answering questions which fans can...

Spike to preempt Impact on Thanksgiving eve


There will be no Impact Wrestling on Thanksgiving Eve as Spike TV will be preempting the show for a movie. Spike has agreed to air Impact till the end of the year as negotiations between the two are ongoing although it’s looking less likely that TNA will remain on the Viacom-owned property come 2015. TNA taped months worth of Impact over the...

Live WWE event results from 11/05 in London, England

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Our friend Ian Hamilton attended the live WWE event in London at The SSE Arena, Wembley, last night and sent in the following results. Merchandise available was really limited. Roman Reigns shirt was available, plus Seth Rollins, Paige, Sheamus and Bad News Barrett… and four different Cena shirts. Byron Saxton handled the ring announcing...

Smackdown moving back to Thursday nights beginning January 15


WWE and SyFy today announced that Smackdown will be moving to Thursday nights beginning January 15 at 8PM EST. The move ends months of speculation of what was going to happen with Smackdown. First, WWE production trucks changed their decals of the show to advertise the new Thursday move but then once SyFy officially released its Fall schedule...

Raw rating for 11/03/2014


Monday Night Raw this week drew a total of 4,040,000, considerably up from last week’s 3,745,000 number. Hour one did 4,043,000, then it went up to 4,203,000 in the second hour, but then the show lost over 300,000 viewers in the third hour, getting 3,875,000 for the final hour. (Ratings credit:

WWE kicks off second European tour of the year today

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The second WWE European tour of the year kicks off today and the WWE crew will be traveling to 9 different countries performing a total of 20 shows in the span of 10 days. The tour starts in London at the SSE Arena at Wembley then on November 6 there will be two shows one in Cardiff, Wales, at the Cardiff Motorpoint Arena and at the 3Arena in...

Vince McMahon apologizes to UK fans over WWE Network

Vince Mcmahon

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon recorded a 40 second video message to apologize to the UK fans over the second failed attempt to launch the WWE Network in the region. McMahon said that UK fans are very important to WWE and the company had several great memories in the country and they are working day and night to bring the WWE Network there. He...

John Cena misses Raw, Mysterio backstage for talks

John Cena

John Cena was not at Raw last night and before the show started it was announced that the company would be offering refunds to those who wanted due to Cena not being there. This is a common practice in WWE when their top advertised star doesn’t appear. Refunds are always offered and fans are allowed to stay and watch the show anyway. The...

GFW brings NJPW’s Wrestle Kingdom 9 to PPV in North America

Global Force Wrestling

Global Force Wrestling today announced that the first event under its banner will be in conjunction with New Japan Pro Wrestling and its January 4 show from the Tokyo Dome. “GFW Presents New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Wrestle Kingdom 9” will air live in North America at 2AM EST on January 4. The four-hour telecast will also air in prime time in...

Rusev wins the U.S. title after Raw goes off the air


There’s a new United States champion in town and his name is Rusev! The still undefeated Bulgarian who now calls Russia “his home” defeated Sheamus last night after Monday Night Raw went off the air, a match which aired on the WWE Network. Sheamus had a reign of 182 days with the U.S. title before passing out to The Accolade finishing move.

WWE aborts Network launch in UK again with 20 minutes to go

WWE Network

With 20 minutes to launch, WWE canceled the arrival of the WWE Network in the United Kingdom. “The launch of WWE Network in the U.K. has been delayed until further notice,” read a message on Twitter and on the WWE.COM website when accessed with a UK IP address. The cancellation sparked a fury of abuse from UK fans towards WWE on social media...

Bo Dallas injured

Bo Dallas

WWE.COM is reporting today that Bo Dallas has suffered an injury to his left foot and will be out of action for a while. It’s not known how Dallas suffered his injury and if it even was wrestling related but the WWE Superstar will be out of action from six to eight weeks.

WrestleMania 31 tickets on sale on November 15

WrestleMania 31

WWE has announced that tickets for WrestleMania 31 will go on sale to the general public on Saturday, November 15, starting at 9AM PT / Noon EST. The highest priced ticket will be $2,000 for the first few rows ringside. Other prices are $1,012 for ringside rows 9 to 16, $462 for center risers and rear floor, $262 for the central 100 level, 200...

WWE Network goes live in the UK in a few hours

WWE Network

The United Kingdom will finally get the WWE Network, officially at least, starting today. Getting the same deal as the rest of the world, minus Canada, the Network in the UK will be the over-the-top service with the month of November free for new subscribers and then $9.99 a month with no commitment starting in December. The United Kingdom is one...