Tag - WWE Network

New episodes of popular WWE Network shows during WrestleMania week

There are a few new WWE Network shows premiering this week in the lead-up to WrestleMania 33. Tomorrow, immediately following Monday Night Raw, a new episode of WWE 24 will air, titled WrestleMania Monday. This will take a look at the chaotic Raw the day after last year’s WrestleMania. On Tuesday, new episodes of 205 Live and Talking Smack will...

WWE Network turns 3 today!

The WWE Network turned 3 years old today, now boasting 1.5 million paying subscribers and over 7,000 hours of footage. The Network launched in the United States on February 24, 2014 and the day after WrestleMania XXX, WWE announced that it had just over 600,000 subscribers. A few months later, the service started streaming in Australia, New...

Chromecast support comes to WWE app on iOS

WWE today released version 3.15 of the WWE app for iOS devices and added a popular feature that has been missing: Chromecast support. With Chromecast support, WWE Network subscribers can now stream live and video on-demand content to their cast-enabled televisions via Wi-Fi. The feature was missing from previous versions much to the disappointment...

WWE cancels Legends with JBL show on WWE Network

The Legends with JBL show on the WWE Network was not renewed for another run according to JBL himself, who announced the news in a post on Twitter. “Thanks to all who enjoyed #LegendswithJBL. I loved it, wish I could do more-but not to be, maybe one day @WWE will bring it back,” the former WWE champion wrote. The show made its debut on the...

294 million hours of content streamed on WWE Network in 2016

During the year 2016, WWE Network subscribers watched a total of 294 million hours of content, representing an average of 194 hours per household, according to George Barrios, WWE’s Chief Strategy and Financial Officer. Barrios said that those statistics puts the Network among the top cable and broadcast networks in terms of viewer hours per...

WWE Network hits 1.5 million paid subscribers

In today’s Q4 2016 results, WWE revealed that the WWE Network has a total of 1,500,000 paid subscribers as of January 31, 2017. By the end of 2016, they had 1,473,000 total subscribers with 1,407,000 paid, so the Rumble moved nearly 100,00 new paid subscribers. That number is up from the 1,440,000 they had by September 30, 2016, but slightly...

Over 150 hours of Smackdown replays added to the WWE Network

WWE has added over 150 hours of Smackdown replays from the years 2008 and 2009 to the WWE Network. These additions mean that there are 17 years of Smackdown – out of 19 – all on the Network with the exception of the years 2010 and 2011. The 2008 and 2009 Smackdown episodes were mainly dominated by The Undertaker, Triple H, and Edge...

Total Bellas now available on the WWE Network

The first season of Total Bellas is now available for binge-watching on the WWE Network starting today. This docu-series followed the odd-couple relationships of these WWE Superstars as Brie does her best to nurse, not only Nikki, but John and Daniel back to health, all while trying to retain their sanity. Brie and Daniel moved to John Cena’s...

New episode of WWE 24 tonight with a look at WrestleMania 32

The fantastic series WWE 24 on the WWE Network returns tonight with a brand new episode. Starting at 11:08PM immediately following the conclusion of Monday Night Raw, the new WWE 24 takes you backstage and behind the scenes at WrestleMania 32 from Dallas, Texas. This is the ninth WWE 24 episode and the third one focusing solely on the making of...

WWE continues to honor Jimmy Snuka with WWE Network Collection

Despite receiving criticism about honoring Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka on Monday Night Raw, WWE went ahead and added a Snuka WWE Network Collection which debuted last night. An e-mail sent to all WWE Network subscribers with the subject ‘Celebrate the Life of Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka,’ WWE described Snuka as the pioneer of high-flying offense...

4 big WWE shows for free on WWE Network for new subs joining today

If you have not subscribed to the WWE Network before, today, January 14 would be a good day to trigger your free month as you will get four free shows within a 30 day period. The action starts tonight with the launch of the WWE United Kingdom tournament live from Blackpool, England. The tournament continues tomorrow, January 15, and a winner will...

NXT live event from Osaka to air on WWE Network next week

Next week’s NXT show on the WWE Network will be a 2-hour special that was taped at the Edion Arena in Osaka, Japan, a couple of weeks ago. Only one match was screened from that show – when Nakamura regained the title from Samoa Joe – but the rest will now make it on television after Triple H made the announcement on Twitter. Five...

WWE Network pre-paid cards now available in the UK and Ireland

W-O reader Frank Smith sent in word that WWE is now selling WWE Network pre-paid cards in the United Kingdom and Ireland as well. The pre-paid cards are available at GAME stores in the UK and include a 3-month subscription for the price of £29.97. In Ireland, they are available at GameStop for €38.97. With the pre-paid cards, you can sign up...

Chinese commentary added to WWE pay-per-views on the WWE Network

For the first time ever, a Chinese commentary duo were present at a WWE pay-per-view last night to provide commentary for the WWE Network alternate audio streams. Spanish, German, Japanese, Russian, and Portuguese commentary teams are always present for the shows and last night the Chinese team joined for the Chinese voice overs, described on the...

205 Live TV report for 11/29/2016

A quick background on this show: Most of the competitors in this division participated in the Cruiserweight Classic (CWC) that ran all summer on the WWE Network. The finals were held on a live broadcast, where Triple H declared that the winner of the tournament would become the first WWE Cruiserweight Champion. In an incredible bout, TJ Perkins...

ECW special to air on WWE Network following Raw

Before the 900th episode of Smackdown, Paul Heyman, Tommy Dreamer, The Dudley Boyz, and Taz filmed an ECW special for the WWE Network. Titled the Authentic Untold Story of ECW and hosted by Corey Graves, the show promises to “go beyond extreme” with “a unique look at ECW” as recounted by the men who lived it. Notably absent from the line...