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12 Days of Attitude coming to WWE Network starting Sunday

WWE Network

Beginning on December 21, the WWE Network will present ’12 Days of Attitude,’ where each day, subscribers will be able to unlock new programming in their video-on-demand library from the Attitude Era. Full episodes of Monday Night Raw, SmackDown and Heat will be among content available. Also included are memorable moments from the Attitude Era...

WWE Network arrives on Eastlink in Canada

WWE Network

Eastlink, a Canadian cable television and telecommunications company, today announced the launch of WWE Network in high definition on their network, becoming the second provider along with Rogers Communications to carry WWE’s service in Canada. “Our customers have been asking us daily when we are going to carry this channel so it is extra...

Prime Time Wrestling episodes popping up on the WWE Network

WWE Network

WWE has started slowly adding the Prime Time Wrestling series to the WWE Network, a show which originally aired on USA Network from January 1985 to January 1993, signing off to make room for Monday Night Raw. Only two shows so far are archived online, both from mid 1986 with WWE Hall of Famers, the late Gorilla Monsoon and Bobby Heenan...

WWE Network’s #FreeFreeFree promotion expires today

WWE Network

Today is the last day of the #FreeFreeFree WWE Network promotion for the month of November. Starting tomorrow, those who do not cancel their subscription online will be charged $9.99 for the month of December so if you do not plan on keeping the service you better cancel before 11:59PM tonight. Those who did not take part in the promotion can...

ECW live special on the WWE Network this coming Monday

ECW

Next week beginning on Monday, WWE Network will present ECW Week, starting with a live special titled ECW Exposed. ECW Exposed will be hosted by Paul Heyman and Joey Styles and will air live immediately following Monday Night Raw on November 10. Apart from talking stories about ECW, Heyman and Styles will be answering questions which fans can...

Vince McMahon apologizes to UK fans over WWE Network

Vince Mcmahon

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon recorded a 40 second video message to apologize to the UK fans over the second failed attempt to launch the WWE Network in the region. McMahon said that UK fans are very important to WWE and the company had several great memories in the country and they are working day and night to bring the WWE Network there. He...

WWE aborts Network launch in UK again with 20 minutes to go

WWE Network

With 20 minutes to launch, WWE canceled the arrival of the WWE Network in the United Kingdom. “The launch of WWE Network in the U.K. has been delayed until further notice,” read a message on Twitter and on the WWE.COM website when accessed with a UK IP address. The cancellation sparked a fury of abuse from UK fans towards WWE on social media...

WWE Network goes live in the UK in a few hours

WWE Network

The United Kingdom will finally get the WWE Network, officially at least, starting today. Getting the same deal as the rest of the world, minus Canada, the Network in the UK will be the over-the-top service with the month of November free for new subscribers and then $9.99 a month with no commitment starting in December. The United Kingdom is one...

WWE Network to debut in the UK on November 3

WWE Network

WWE fans in the United Kingdom will finally get the WWE Network starting Monday, November. The month of November will also be free for UK fans and signups will be accepted starting at 8PM GMT on Monday. For the first two weeks, the WWE Network in the UK will only be available on a browser, iOS, and Android devices. Then starting on November 18...

WWE loses 255,000 Network subscribers in one quarter

WWE Network

Out of the new additional 31,000 subscribers to the WWE Network, 3,000 of them are in the United States while the rest of the 28,000 subs are International. In total during the quarter, WWE added 286,000 subscribers to the Network however had a massive 255,000 cancellations. Out of the 286,000 new subscribers, 23,000 out of them decided to take...

Modifications coming to the WWE Network

WWE Network

In a press release issued today, WWE announced some changes that will be coming to the WWE Network by the end of the year. Limited advertising – which was announced a few weeks ago – have already started with companies such as Pepsi, Mattel, K-Mart, Take-Two Interactive, and Pure Talk USA being the first advertisers. The advertising...

WWE Network adds only 31,000 subscribers since June 30

WWE Network

WWE Network subscribers reached a total of 731,000, an addition of just 31,000 subscribers from the end of June. The number represents also new subs from over 170 countries which started getting the Network in August, a number which is surely not what WWE wanted. With disappointing numbers, WWE has once again hit the reset button on their...

WWE Network to begin running advertising starting today

WWE Network

WWE today announced that it will begin to run limited video advertisements on the WWE Network effective immediately. There will be no commercial breaks during scheduled programming however there will be limited advertising between shows as well as occasional advertising before starting video-on-demand content. Adding advertising to the Network...

Date of WWE Network launch in UK to be announced on November 1

WWE Network

During the UK broadcast of Smackdown last night on Sky Sports 3, an announcement was made that a date for the launch of the WWE Network in the United Kingdom would be made on November 1. The WWE Network in the UK was supposed to launch on October 1 but just a few days before WWE announced that it would be delayed as the company is in negotiations...

WWE Network celebrating 15 years of Smackdown this week

Smackdown

The WWE Network will be celebrating 15 years of Smackdown this week as WWE gears up to tape the 15th anniversary episode tomorrow, an episode which will air on SyFy this Friday. Tonight immediately after Raw, WWE will air the Edge & Christian Smackdown special on the Network, a one hour show on two of the biggest Superstars on Smackdown. WWE...

Sting DVD sneak peek on WWE Network tonight

Sting

Tonight, the WWE Network will air a sneak peek of The Best of Sting DVD which was just released in stores. This will only be a thirty minute presentation, giving you a glimpse inside the seven hour collection of the best matches and moments of the former WCW champion. The show starts at 10PM EST immediately following the WWE Countdown series and...