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WWE 2K Superstars Tournament of Champions tonight at Axxess

WWE 2K16

WWE will be hosting the annual WWE video game Superstars Tournament of Champions at tonight’s Axxess event at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center. The game played this year is WE 2K16. The tournament will kick off at 8PM EST and will feature different WWE Superstars and Divas playing WWE 2K16 against each other to crown this year’s...

Forbes publishes list of WWE’s top 10 earners

John Cena

Forbes.com yesterday published a list of WWE’s biggest earners based on their base salary, merchandise, and other information. In first place is John Cena who last year is estimated to have received $9.5 million. Coming in second is Brock Lesnar at $6 million for his part time deal. Third place belongs to Triple H at $2.8 million which includes...

WrestleMania stage and entrance go up at AT&T Stadium

WrestleMania 32

WWE gave a sneak peak at the inside of the AT&T Stadium yesterday during Smackdown which was part-live with cut-ins from Dallas in conjunction with the taped matches from Monday night. The entrance looked somewhat complete with a huge Texas star leading to the ramp as the main focal point. Interesting enough there doesn’t seem to be a huge...

Life-size bronze statue of Dusty Rhodes unveiled at Axxess

Dusty Rhodes

WWE unveiled the bronze life-size statue of Hall of Famer Dusty Rhodes at Axxess this evening, similar to what they did last year for the Ultimate Warrior. Dustin Rhodes, Cody Rhodes, and Eden  Styles were present for the unveiling of the statue which was done in front of the NXT roster, a roster which Dusty often described as his kids. “I...

Stephanie McMahon tries out Triple H’s entrance…and fails!

Stephanie McMahon

Triple H has pretty much got his entrance routine down to perfection, from his pose at the top of the ramp and spitting the water like a champ. But how good is his wife Stephanie McMahon at doing his entrance? Not so good! Before Axxess opened doors to the public, Stephanie tested out the Superstars’ entrance section where fans can imitate their...

WWE Network announces new original show titled Holy Foley

holyfoley

WWE today announced its new original WWE Network series titled Holy Foley, starring WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley and his daughter Noelle. The series will be produced by Trooper Entertainment in association with Lionsgate and this 10-episode, 30-minute family reality series is slated to premiere in August 2016. “I am excited to give fans a...

Secondary market tickets for WM weekend events get super expensive

WrestleMania 32

While over 84,000 tickets have been sold for WrestleMania, not every ticket has an actual owner as many ticket scalpers bought in bulk in hopes of making a good sum when reselling these tickets. In WrestleMania’s case, there is enough supply for the demand but NXT this time was the hottest ticket in town. StubHub.com is reselling hundreds of...

Vince McMahon already hinting at new WrestleMania record

Vince McMahon

Vince McMahon is already hinting that the WrestleMania III record of 93,173 fans will be shattered this coming Sunday at WrestleMania 32. The boss put up a tweet with a shot of the Pontiac Silverdome and a shot of the AT&T Stadium next to it. “New Record: This Sunday at @ATTStadium?” questioned McMahon. The news that WWE will announce a...

NXT Takeover: Dallas preview

NXT Takeover Dallas

WrestleMania weekend kicks off for WWE on Friday night, with a NXT Takeover event that many feel will overshadow the big show itself. During last year’s WrestleMania festivities, NXT held a (non-televised) show that many felt should have received some coverage outside of Stephanie McMahon’s Periscope account. This time around it’s live on...

Additional 40% off on clearance sale at WWE Shop

WWEShop

WWE Shop is running an extra 40% off from the already discounted clearance items, an offer which ends on April 1 at 11:59PM EST. You have to use the code SALE40 at checkout to get the additional discount. Items on super sale are on shirts, beanie hats, and other apparel which sport the logos and markings of NXT, Ultimate Warrior, Steve Austin...

Weather forecast for WrestleMania weekend

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Around 100,000 fans will descend upon Dallas over the next couple of days to attend WrestleMania and all the related events. Weather plays up a major part in having successful – and less messy – shows. The good news is that no rain is forecast until WWE packs its bags and leaves town and great weather is scheduled over the...

WWE superstore for merchandise opens in downtown Dallas

WWEShop

If you want to buy any WWE merchandise this week there will be quite a bit of places to choose from including a superstore which WWE opened today at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center. The store is located in Hall B and no ticket is required but your credit card will most likely hate you if you are brave enough to go inside. Opening hours...

WrestleMania Axxess fan-interactive event kicks off today

WrestleMania 32 Axxess

WrestleMania Axxess, the multi-day fan interactive event, kicks off today and will run through WrestleMania Sunday. It will be held at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center. There will be a total of seven Axxess sessions starting with tonight from 6PM to 10PM. One session will be held tomorrow from 5PM to 9PM. Three sessions are on Saturday...

Total Divas season 5 episode 11 rating

Total Divas

Episode 11 of season 5 of Total Divas titled Clothes Quarters drew only 563,000 viewers, down 100,000 viewers from last week’s episode. This episode is officially the lowest rated one of the whole series among 69 episodes. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Newest WWE reporter Cathy Kelley starts on-camera work

Catherine Kelley

The newest WWE reporter Cathy Kelley has officially started doing on-camera appearances, more than a month after she was hired by WWE. Kelley was a host for AfterBuzz TV. “So excited to be finally able to announce that it’s my first day on the job and we’re here at AT&T Stadium, the home of WrestleMania 32,” the 27 year old Kelley said...

Battleground 2016 pre-sale now on

Battleground

The pre-sale for the Battleground pay-per-view has started on Ticketmaster.com and will run through April 2 at 10AM EST. Fans who wish to purchase tickets before they go on sale to the general public can use the code VERIZONCENTER when selecting the tickets. Ticket prices are $25, $45, $75, $95, $200, $400, and $500. Tickets go on sale to the...

Raw rating for 03/28/2016

Raw

The final Raw before WrestleMania drew 3,764,000 viewers, up 365,000 viewers from last week’s broadcast. Hour one did 3,818,000 viewers, followed by an increase to 3,845,000 in the second hour, before going down to 3,629,000 in the third and final hour. A total of 216,000 viewers did not care to stick around to see the second Triple H and Roman...