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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...

WWE offering five big events free for ex-WWE Network subscribers

WWE is sending out e-mails to former WWE Network subscribers urging them to resubscribe to the service and in return get the next five major events for free up until the end of January 2017. The e-mail notes that the offer will include NXT Takeover: Toronto, the Survivor Series, TLC, Roadblock, and even the Royal Rumble next year. WWE runs a free...

WWE Network subscribers down to 1.44 million

As expected, the WWE Network subscribers count dipped a little bit for the third quarter following the free WrestleMania promotion in the second quarter. WWE reported a total of 1.44 million paid subscribers till September 30, down from the 1.56 million it had by June 30. Out of these 1.44 million subscribers, a total of 1.07 million are...

Best Buy now carrying WWE Network gift cards

WWE is expanding the availability of the WWE Network gift cards by adding another major retailer: Best Buy. The gift card sells for $29.97 and you will have three months worth of WWE Network access with it, allowing subscribers to join without needing to input any credit card details. The WWE Network gift card is available also at Walmart...

7-Eleven gets WWE Network gift cards

The WWE Network gift card is now available at 7-Eleven stores across the United States, the third store that the card is available in. The gift card originally launched at Walmart stores in October 2015 and then in February it was also available at GameStop locations. It sells for $29.97 and it gives you three months access to the full WWE Network...

Holy Foley! It’s not pretty!

There’s no denying that Mick Foley is one of the most popular and beloved WWE Superstars in the history of the company. And there’s no denying that his daughter Noelle is one of the most beautiful women in the WWE family. So you would think that a “reality show” featuring the two of them would be a great thing, right? But…Holy Foley...

Brand new episodes of popular shows next week on WWE Network

The WWE Network will have a packed week with several new episodes leading up to SummerSlam. On Tuesday, August 16 at 10:30PM EST, a new episode of WWE 24: The Women’s Revolution will air immediately following Talking Smack. The synopsis for the show reads, “This episode of WWE 24, The Women’s Revolution, details the confluence of forces that...

Buff Bagwell sues WWE over unpaid WWE Network royalties

There’s another class action lawsuit thrown at WWE, filed on August 9 in the district of Connecticut by Marcus “Buff” Bagwell regarding unpaid WWE Network royalties. The lawsuit states that plaintiff Marcus Bagwell brings this action on behalf of himself and all similarly situated individuals under similar form contracts, who have not...

WWE Network subscribers stand at 1.56 million

As of June 30, 2016, the WWE Network has a total of 1,560,000 subscribers which is up from the 1,227,000 subscribers the service had the prior year quarter. Out of that 1.56 million subs, there are 1,511,000 paying subscribers, with 1,130,000 subscribers in the United States and 381,000 International subscribers. The paying subscribers is an...

Dean Ambrose coming to the Stone Cold Podcast next month

The Lunatic Fringe will meet the Rattlesnake on August 8 as WWE announced that the current WWE champion Dean Ambrose will be the next special guest on the Stone Cold Podcast on the WWE Network. The interview will happen live immediately following Monday Night Raw which means Ambrose has to go “behind enemy lines” on that particular day...

Start your WWE Network subscription now and get 2 free WWE PPVs

If you don’t have the WWE Network, this weekend is the best time to subscribe and get to watch not just one, but two WWE pay-per-views for free! Since the first month of your WWE Network subscription is free, subscribing now will get you Battleground this Sunday and then your free trial will also cover SummerSlam on August 21 as well! The WWE...

21 new original series proposed for the WWE Network

A Reddit user on the SquardCircle forum uploaded an image of a survey that WWE sent to its Fan Council members asking them to vote on 21 new potential WWE Network original shows. The shows in alphabetical order are: 50 States, 50 Dates (WWE fan goes on 50 dates on the road); Ask Me Anything Live (live Q&A with WWE Superstars); Everyone Has A...

All WCW Monday Nitro episodes now on the WWE Network

On September 4, 1995 WCW decided to go big and debuted WCW Monday Nitro on TNT to go head to head against WWE’s Monday Night Raw. The live broadcast – which started as a one hour show, then two, and then eventually expanded to three – gave WWE a run for its money, beating Raw in the ratings for 84 consecutive weeks. WCW Nitro was the...