Category - WWE

Two big matches announced for tonight’s live Main Event

Main Event

Tonight’s special live broadcast of Main Event on the WWE Network will feature two big matches which aren’t usually reserved for the show. Trying to attract viewers to the WWE Network’s live broadcast to continue to test out the system, WWE has booked Daniel Bryan vs Kane and The Usos vs New Age Outlaws for the WWE Tag Team titles. The show...

Payback 2014 pay-per-view comes to Chicago

WWE

WWE will be returning to the Allstate Arena in Chicago, Illinois, for the Payback pay-per-view which will take place on Sunday, June 1. The pre-sale has already started on Ticketmaster.com using the password WWEPAYBACK and tickets will go on sale to the general public on Saturday, March 8, at Noon CST. Tickets range from $25 to $500 plus...

Paul Bearer announced for the 2014 WWE Hall of Fame

Paul Bearer

The WWE Hall of Fame class of 2014 got a new addition last night as the late Paul Bearer was announced to join the Ultimate Warrior, Jake “The Snake” Roberts, and Lita, come April 5. Paul Bearer’s WWE career started in 1991 when he was brought in by Brother Love to take over managing the Undertaker, who himself made his debut a few months...

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 03/03/2014

RAW

Once again, Raw is in my favourite American city tonight: Chicago! The biggest question is, will a certain Chi-town wrestler be there, or is he truly off the roster? It would be a decent work of all of this leading to C.M. Punk was just a ruse. However, I must admit I would be pretty surprised, since the main events of WrestleMania XXX are looking...

Brock Lesnar responds to the Undertaker tonight on RAW

Brock Lesnar (WWE)

Tonight’s Monday Night RAW – hosted by actor Aaron Paul – is headlined by a rematch from the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view featuring The Shield taking on The Wyatt Family. We can hear the “this is awesome” chants already! Both Brock Lesnar and the Undertaker are also scheduled to be on the show tonight with Lesnar responding...

Vince McMahon makes it on Forbes Billionaire List for 2014

Vince Mcmahon

He might not be number one on the chart, but WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon has made it on the 2014 Forbes Billionaires List. McMahon came in #1,372 in the world’s richest people, with a net worth of $1.2 billion. The small bio accompanying his picture which was taken from the WWE Network launch says that McMahon grew up in a trailer park in...

Chicago crowd ready for war tonight on RAW

CM Punk

WWE will find themselves in somewhat of a hostile territory tonight as the Chicago crowd will surely try to hijack RAW. Known as one of the toughest and loudest professional wrestling crowds, the Chicago crowd is so far missing their home town hero – CM Punk – and WWE is bracing for a rough night unless they will provide them what they...

Main Event to air live tomorrow on WWE Network

Main Event

Main Event will air live on the WWE Network tomorrow as well as on iON on Wednesday night in its usual time slot. While there are no plans to move Main Event live every week on the WWE Network, this live broadcast of the show will be used as a test for the live feed on the WWE Network. When WWE presented NXT ArRIVAL live on the Network last week...

WrestleMania XXX pay-per-view poster revealed

WrestleMania XXX

WWE’s WrestleMania poster to promote the pay-per-view for their PPV partners features eight WWE Superstars and no CM Punk in sight. The poster features Daniel Bryan and Bray Wyatt at the top, followed by Brock Lesnar, John Cena, and Batista in the middle, and then Triple H, the Undertaker, and Randy Orton at the bottom with the WrestleMania XXX...

Hulk Hogan talks about the Ultimate Warrior

Hulk Hogan

WWE.COM scored an interview with the recently-returned Hulk Hogan about his come back, his relationship with Vince McMahon, meeting everyone backstage, and WrestleMania. Perhaps the most striking question was about the Ultimate Warrior, a man who Hogan has a long history with and a person who will be in the same building with Hogan both at the...

New NXT champion crowned at NXT ArRIVAL

NXT

WWE presented NXT ArRIVAL yesterday live on the WWE Network at a sold out Fall Sail University where a new NXT champion was crowned at the end of the show. The show started with Cesaro defeating Sami Zayn in a tremendous match that went almost 25 minutes. Mojo Rawley defeated CJ Parker and then The Ascension defeated Too Cool to retain the NXT Tag...

Update for Roku and Xbox WWE Network users

WWE Network

Xbox and Roku owners will soon be enjoying the WWE Network without encountering issues with the channel, at least that’s what WWE is hoping for. Roku posted a tweet today saying that they have pushed out a fix to the WWE Network channel for all the Roku devices. If you can’t see the update, you have to force it by going to Settings, System...

WWE returning to Japan for 3 events in July

WWE

WWE today announced that they are returning to Japan with three live events this year, two in Tokyo and one in Osaka. The Tokyo shows will happen on Thursday, July 10, and Friday, July 11, at the Ryogoku Kokugikan while the Osaka show will take place on Saturday, July 12, at the Maishima Arena. This will be WWE’s first live event in Osaka since...

Full Sail University oversells building for NXT ArRIVAL show

NXT

The NXT ArRIVAL show last night at the Full Sail University was a big success in terms of attendance but University and WWE officials did not anticipate such a huge turnout and the process to get everyone in the building was a big mess to say the very least. The major problem was that Full Sail University oversold the building leaving a lot of...

WWE Network in maintenance to upgrade VOD experience

WWE Network

Certain problems with the WWE Network continued on day four as both WWE and MLB Advanced Media continue to iron out streaming problems specifically to the video on demand library. “We are doing maintenance in order to deliver you a better experience when playing video-on-demand. During this process, you may experience errors when trying to...

NXT ArRIVAL live tonight on WWE Network

NXT

The future Superstars and Divas are preparing for the biggest night of their professional life as tonight NXT ArRIVAL becomes the first in-ring live broadcast on the WWE Network. Starting at 7:30PM EST, a live pre-show will be presented with WWE Hall of Famer Bret “Hit Man” Hart, Kevin Nash, and Paul Heyman as the panel and then at 8PM EST...

Randy Orton replaces CM Punk at Wizard World Louisville Comic Con

Randy Orton

Current WWE World Heavyweight champion Randy Orton has been added to the Wizard World Louisville Comic Con and will be making an appearance there on Saturday, March 29. Orton will be meeting fans, signing autographs and posing for photos in a three hour appearance between 1PM and 4PM at the inaugural Louisville Comic Con which will be held at the...

Microsoft acknowledges WWE Network problems on Xbox 360

WWE Network

Microsoft has acknowledged the problems of the WWE Network app on their Xbox 360 and provided a short notice on their website. Posted yesterday afternoon, the statement reads, “Are you having trouble using your WWE app on your Xbox 360 console? We’ve got you covered, Xbox members! Thanks for being patient while we work toward a fix...

Hulk Hogan appears on NBC’s Today Show

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan surprised the hosts of NBC’s Today Show this morning and presented co-host – and big fan – Willie Giest with a replica of the WWE title. Hogan said that he returned “home” to the WWE and promoted WrestleMania XXX as well as the WWE Network in his two and a half minute appearance on the show. The Hulkster asked Giest...