Rampage: The Sad Story of WCW’s The Renegade

Brian Damage

In 1995, when promising the “Ultimate Surprise”, Hulk Hogan and WCW teased the debut of the Ultimate Warrior. In the end, it took serveral years until he joined the company but in the meantime they debuted Rick ‘Renegade’ Wilson. Today we look at the rise and fall of Renegade. Continue reading

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Wrestling with Sin: 141

Brian Damage

This is the 141st installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A group of stories that delves into the darker, underbelly of pro wrestling. Many of the stories involve such subjects as sex, drugs, greed and in some cases even murder! As with every single story in the Sin series, I do not condone or condemn the alleged participants. We simply retell their stories by researching interviews, newspapers, magazines and various other sources of media. Continue reading

Meanwhile, in WCW: 1997 Week 47

Jamie Lithgow

Just like today, the race was on to secure the must-have toys in time for Christmas back in 1997 too. Were the masses flocking to the shops to get WCW’s new Nintendo 64 video game? What about the latest Alex Wright action figure? Nope and double nope because 20 years ago Tamagotchi’s were at the top of everybody’s list. Speaking of over priced, high maintenance nonsense, let’s see what the New World Order were up to in this week’s ‘Meanwhile, in WCW’… Continue reading