Great Ideas That Didn’t Last: The Black Scorpion

Brian Damage

Throughout the history of pro wrestling bookers and promoters have always tried to come up with new, creative and innovative ideas to generate interest in their product. Some ideas have not only succeeded…but flourished. Others were DOA from the get-go. Then there are those ideas which initially were innovative…but for various reasons….faded away. Those are the focus of this latest series of posts titled ‘Great Ideas That Didn’t Last’. This latest piece focuses in on WCW’s Black Scorpion. Continue reading

WWE Survivor Series 2016 Preview and Predictions


Brian Damage, Russ Morgan, Jamie Lithgow and Craig Wilson

Tonight the WWE hosts Survivor Series, headlined by Brock Lesnar locking up with Goldberg. Elsewhere, Raw takes on Smackdown in a series of bouts. All the tag teams are in action in a five team vs. five team bout, the respective women’s divisions clash as do the main eventers whist the IC and Cruiserweight titles are also on the line. Today on the blog the team preview and predict how the event play pan out.
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The Way We Was: WCW Fall Brawl 1996


Jamie Lithgow

20 years ago this past Sunday WCW presented Fall Brawl. Once the subtitle for a Clash of The Champions show, Fall Brawl became a pay per view in it’s own right from 1993 to 2000. For the first few iterations – including this one – the PPV was home to WCW’s ultimate gimmick match for settling scores; WarGames! So, let’s see how Team WCW faired against Team nWo in today’s bonus edition of The Way We Was Continue reading

The Way We Was: WWF King of The Ring 1996

Jamie Lithgow

Just like last week, today we bring you another bonus edition of ‘The Way We Was’. What’s the occasion this time I hear you ask? Well on this week 20 years ago the WWF presented King of The Ring, a pay per view billed as “The Greatest Card Ever in The History of The WWF……. King Of The Ring”. Hindsight tells us that this was a significant event in wrestling history, but let’s see what Austin 3:16 had to say on the matter…

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