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WWE Network stands at just over 1.2 million paid subscribers

WWE Network

In the latest quarter earnings report, WWE announced that they have 1,217,000 paid subscribers as of December 31, 2015, and averaged approximately 1,237,000 paid subscribers during the quarter, representing a 72% increase from the prior year quarter. 940,000 of those subscribers are domestic while the rest are International. By the end of Q3 2015...

WWE Network gift cards now available at GameStop

WWE Network

The WWE Network gift cards are now available at GameStop locations as well in the United States, the second brick and mortar shop to carry these cards after Walmart. The card is sold for $29.97 and includes a three month subscription to the WWE Network for the regular price of $9.99 a month. Once the card is purchased and redeemed on the WWE...

Card for WWE Network’s March to WrestleMania special takes shape

Roman Reigns

The March to WrestleMania WWE Network special at the Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto got its first glimpse of who will be appearing on the show thanks to an update on the Coliseum’s website. The show looks like it will be headlined by Roman Reigns taking on Sheamus, a match which obviously can change depending on Sheamus’ injury. Brock Lesnar is...

WWE Network added to T-Mobile’s Binge On service

WWE Network

If you are a T-Mobile subscriber in the United States and part of its Binge On program, the WWE Network has been added to the list of participating services so now anyone using the service can stream unlimited Network video on their mobile device. The Binge On program allows unlimited streaming without counting towards their monthly data caps...

New original WWE Network programming to launch starting tonight

WWE Network

Additional original programming is coming to the WWE Network with a new show starting tonight immediately following Monday Night Raw. The first episode of Ride Along kicks off at 11:06PM EST. The 30 minute broadcast will give you a glimpse of what goes down in the car when Superstars and Divas drive from town to town for events. Tonight’s...

WWE 24 returns with a backstage look at WrestleMania 31

WWE Network

The WWE 24 series on the WWE Network returns on Sunday, January 24 with a new episode immediately following the Royal Rumble pay-per-view at 11PM EST. The newest episode will be a behind-the-scenes look at WrestleMania 31 in Santa Clara, California. The synopsis for the show reads, “Go behind the curtain from WrestleMania as Sting makes his...

Ric Flair on the Stone Cold Podcast on WWE Network next Monday

Ric Flair

The Stone Cold Podcast with the 2-time WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair will drop on the WWE Network this coming Monday immediately following Raw. With Breaking Ground now over, the Stone Cold Podcast regains its time slot although just like the last one with Shawn Michaels, this podcast will not be live as it was taped several weeks ago at Austin’s...

WWE Network now in 5 more countries including Germany and Japan

WWE Network

The WWE Network launched in five new countries today and it’s now available in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, and Japan. All five listed countries will get the U.S. version of the network for $9.99 including the 12 pay-per-views live. For now, the WWE Network will be available on desktop, laptop and mobile devices, followed by...

Breaking Ground season one finale to air tomorrow on WWE Network

Breaking Ground

Tomorrow night WWE Network will air the season finale of Breaking Ground, the often-praised series following NXT Superstars in a bid to reach the main roster. The season finale will take a look at the build up and the execution of NXT Takeover: Respect, which was headlined by the first ever 30-minute ironman match for the NXT Women’s title...

WWE Network special event from Toronto to be held before Mania

WWE Network

WWE announced yesterday that a WWE Network special live event will be held at the Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto, Canada on Saturday, March 12. The show will be titled March to WrestleMania, held approximately three weeks before the biggest pay-per-view of the year. WWE currently holds the attendance record with 10,279 at the arena. No other...

WWE Network to launch in Japan on January 5, 2016

WWE Network

WWE announced that the WWE Network will be available in Japan starting on January 5, 2016, with the first month of service offered for free to those who sign up. This is another major market cleared for the Network which was unable to broadcast there due to TV contract issues. The WWE Network in Japan will be similar to the US version of the...

WWE Network adds more classic footage from different promotions

WWE Network

WWE Network employees were pretty busy over the weekend as several new footage has made its way to the Vault section of the WWE Network. Episodes from Global Wrestling Federation, Stampede Wrestling, American Wrestling Association, and Smokey Mountain Wrestling have been added, joining new episodes from World Class Championship Wrestling and NWA...

Two new WWE Network series joining original line up

WWE Network

WWE announced two new WWE Network shows that will join its original line up. The first show is titled Ride Along, a new series that will put WWE cameras in a car as two WWE Superstars or Divas travel from city to city chronicling their journey on the road. The second show is titled The Edge and Christian Show That Totally Reeks of Awesomeness...

WWE Network listed in 5th place among top OTT streaming services

WWE Network

Parks Associates, a market research and consulting company specializing in emerging consumer technology products and services, came out with the top 10 streaming services on the Internet and listed the WWE Network in the 5th position. The company used figures and estimates from Parks Associates’ OTT Video Market Tracker using multiple consumer...

WWE Network to debut in Germany on January 5, 2016

WWE Network

The official launch date of the WWE Network in Germany is Tuesday, January 5, 2016, almost two years after the Network made its debut in the United States. With the German launch, Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, will also get the WWE Network. The 4 new countries receiving the Network will get the U.S. version of the product for $9.99 a...

Undertaker week on the WWE Network next week

The Undertaker

To celebrate 25 years of the Undertaker, the WWE Network will have an Undertaker Week next week that will climax with the Survivor Series pay-per-view which happens to be exactly 25 years to the date that the Undertaker made his WWE debut. On Monday after Raw goes off the air, JBL will host a Legends with JBL show featuring a discussion with...

MSG live special breaks WWE Network records

WWE Network

The October 3 live event from Madison Square Garden featuring Brock Lesnar vs Big Show and John Cena vs Seth Rollins in a cage match which was broadcast on the WWE Network became the most-watched non-PPV show on the Network. The announcement came from George Barrios, WWE’s Chief Strategy and Financial Officer, during yesterday’s conference...