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Three songs chosen as official WrestleMania XXX themes

WrestleMania XXX

There are three main theme songs which have been selected as the official music for WrestleMania XXX this year. Kid Rock – a big favorite of WWE producers – is back with the song Celebrate from the album Rebel Soul. Eminem’s song Legacy from The Marshall Mathers LP 2 is the second song while In Time by Mark Collie from The Punisher:...

WrestleMania Superstore to open next week in New Orleans

WrestleMania XXX

Once again WWE will have a WrestleMania Superstore opened during WrestleMania week to facilitate the process of buying WWE merchandise while in New Orleans. The store, which will be located at the Ernest Morial Convention Center will open from Thursday, April 3, to Sunday, April 6. Opening times will be Noon to 11PM on Thursday and Friday, 8AM to...

DISH Network to offer WrestleMania XXX on pay-per-view

WrestleMania XXX

In a statement issued to Wrestling-Online.com today from DISH Network’s corporate communications office, it was confirmed that the company will indeed carry the WrestleMania XXX pay-per-view on its system. “DISH will offer WWE’s WrestleMania pay-per-view event, airing Sunday, April 6, on channel 455 and It you’d try product Korean...

WWE launches Superstars for Kids charity auctions

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WWE today announced that it will be joining celebrities and pro athletes to launch Superstars for Kids, a new global online auction benefiting New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees’s non-profit organization, The Brees Dream Foundation, and the Boys & Girls Clubs. Superstars for Kids is a part of WWE’s pro-social initiatives celebrating...

WWE to present a two hour WrestleMania XXX pre-show

WrestleMania XXX

The WrestleMania pre-show will not be 30 minutes or 60 minutes as in previous years, but a whooping two hours! WWE today announced that a “super-sized” WrestleMania XXX pre-show will air live, with the first hour starting at 5PM EST and airing only on the WWE App, WWE.COM, YouTube, and Facebook, and then at 6PM EST the pre-show will move over...

WrestleMania XXX main event now a triple threat match

Triple H

The WrestleMania XXX main event is now officially a triple threat, although the third addition will still have to be decided earlier in the night on April 6. During yesterday’s Monday Night RAW opening segment, former Evolution members Triple H, Randy Orton, and Batista had a little fall out which ended with Triple H announcing the change of the...

WWE preparing Network to handle WrestleMania traffic

WWE Network

One of the big questions surrounding the brand new WWE Network is the capability of supporting a large event like WrestleMania frustration-free for its subscribers. The first live “large scale” broadcast on the WWE Network was the NXT Arrival show, a broadcast which was filled with issues, leaving thousands of angry customers. WWE acknowledged...

Six Superstars announced so far for WrestleMania battle royal

Ryback

As of today six WWE Superstars have been announced for the Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal at WrestleMania. The six announced are Intercontinental champion Big E, Ryback, Curtis Axel, Dolph Ziggler, Kofi Kington, and Damien Sandow. It is likely that one or two superstars in the 30-man over-the-top rope battle royal will be pulling double...

Trish Stratus to appear at WrestleMania Axxess in New Orleans

Trish Stratus

WWE Hall of Famer Trish Stratus will be at the WrestleMania Axxess in New Orleans this year, her first meet and greet in the United States in almost three years. It’s still has not been announced which sessions she will be a part of but this will be Stratus’ first WWE gig since her Hall of Fame induction last year in Madison Square Garden. It...

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...

Undertaker to face off against Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania XXX

The Undertaker

The Undertaker returned on Monday Night RAW yesterday and made his WrestleMania match against Brock Lesnar official in the final segment of the show. Taker came out before Lesnar and Paul Heyman were about to walk out of the ring after they were given an open contract for WrestleMania with an opponent of their choosing. After Paul Heyman handed...

WWE officially announces the return of Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan

WWE has officially announced the return of the Immortal Hulk Hogan on WWE.COM today, saying that the Hulkster will be appearing live on RAW this Monday and will be hosting WrestleMania XXX, a similar role that The Rock had at WrestleMania 28. “We are thrilled that Hulk Hogan has returned home to WWE,” WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon said...

Hall Of Fame and post-WM RAW location gets a new name

Hall of Fame

The WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony and the post-WrestleMania RAW will no longer be marketed as coming from the New Orleans Arena as the owners of the building have signed a deal for a new name! The arena will now be called the Smoothie King Center following a $40 million deal over 10 years with the NBA team New Orleans Pelicans. The change is...

WrestleMania Axxess VIP roster schedule and ticket prices

WrestleMania XXX

Tickets for WrestleMania Axxess went on sale earlier today on Ticketmaster.com, with fans able to choose among six different sessions. Axxess will be held at the New Orleans Convention Center starting on Thursday, April 3 at 6PM. Another session follows the next day, April 4, also at 6PM. Saturday will see three different sessions, one at 8AM, one...

Ric Flair takes CM Punk’s place at Axxess VIP session

Ric Flair

CM Punk has been replaced by WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair for the Saturday, April 5 meet and greet session at WrestleMania Axxess. The change was announced in an e-mail by WWE to those who purchased tickets for the afternoon Axxess session. Those with tickets were given two options if they didn’t like the change: either replace it for another VIP...

WrestleMania XXX Axxess ticket information

WrestleMania XXX

Tickets for the WrestleMania Axxess fan interaction multi-day event will go on sale on Saturday, February 1, at Ticketmaster.com. There will be a total of six sessions of Axxess including one on Thursday, one on Friday, three on Saturday, and one on WrestleMania Sunday. The Thursday and Friday events start at 6PM and go through 10PM. The three...