Category Archives: 2018

wXw True Colors 2018 review (4.14.18)

wXw True Colors 2018 review (4.14.18)

wXw True Colors 2018   April 14 2018   We’re in Dresden at Eventwerk. wXw stacked this card up with a huge main event pitting WALTER against Ilja Dragunov in a singles rematch of last year’s 16 Carat Gold final. Plus Absolute Andy defending his title shot against arch rival Marius Al-Ani in a TLC… Continue Reading

Daichi Hashimoto vs. Hideki Suzuki match review (4.15.18)

Daichi Hashimoto vs. Hideki Suzuki match review (4.15.18)

Daichi Hashimoto vs. Hideki Suzuki   April 15 2018   We’re in Sapporo, Japan at the Sapporo Susukino Mars Gym for the final of the Ikkitousen Strong Climb tournament, which also happens to be for the BJW Strong Championship of Daichi Hashimoto.   Ikkitousen Strong Climb Final BJW Strong Championship Daichi Hashimoto (c) vs. Hideki… Continue Reading

AJPW Champion Carnival N8 review (4.16.18)

AJPW Champion Carnival N8 review (4.16.18)

AJPW Champion Carnival Night 8   April 16 2018   We’re in Kagoshima, Japan. The card here is a huge step down after Night 7’s awesomeness in Hakata. At least they’ve got a ringside camera back for this show so it’s more visually stimulating. Although the building is uninspired, lighting wise and the venue is… Continue Reading

WWE Smackdown Superstar Shakeup review (4.17.18)

WWE Smackdown Superstar Shakeup review (4.17.18)

WWE Smackdown Live   April 17 2018   We’re in Providence, Rhode Island.   It’s night two of the Superstar Shakeup! Let’s see who Smackdown gained in the negotiations between Paige and Kurt Angle. Based on who RAW got (quantity rather than quality) Kurt looks like he’s negotiating specifically to destroy RAW and fuck over… Continue Reading

WWE RAW Superstar Shakeup review (4.16.18)

WWE RAW Superstar Shakeup review (4.16.18)

WWE RAW   April 16 2018   Is everyone ready for a Superstar Shakeup? We’re in Hartford, Connecticut and the Shakeup is like the start of a new season. Mania is over. Now it’s time to look forward to the summer and beyond.   Promo Time: Kurt Angle Kurt looks super happy. He must have… Continue Reading

AJPW Champion Carnival N4 review (4.11.18)

AJPW Champion Carnival N4 review (4.11.18)

AJPW Champion Carnival N4   April 11 2018   We’re in Kanazawa, Japan. Even less fans here. 415 in attendance. I can only hope Akiyama’s soldiers are in better form than on N3. I skipped the opener here and most of the tag that followed it but tuned in to the finish because I wanted… Continue Reading

AJPW Champion Carnival N3 review (4.10.18)

AJPW Champion Carnival N3 review (4.10.18)

AJPW Champion Carnival Night 3   April 10 2018   We’re in Niigata, Japan at the Aore Nagaoka. This aired on AJPW.TV for those interested in checking out AJPW’s insane CC coverage this year.   I’m trying (emphasis on trying) to stick to tournament matches only otherwise I won’t get the level of coverage I… Continue Reading

AJPW Champion Carnival N1/N2 review (4.7/8.18)

AJPW Champion Carnival N1/N2 review (4.7/8.18)

AJPW Champion Carnival Nights 1 & 2 review by Jack Stevenson   All Japan’s Champions Carnival is a tournament in which some of Japan’s finest large men come together to kick lumps out of each other throughout the month of April. The winner is crowned champion and is given his own carnival in Rio De… Continue Reading

Women of the WWE – weekly round-up – w/b April 08

Women of the WWE – weekly round-up – w/b April 08

Welcome to this week’s round-up of all the action from WWE’s women’s divisions. It’s wrestling new year, with WrestleMania having marked the end of old business, and the beginning of the new chapters. That was a bit of a theme this week. It started on the ‘grandest stage of them all’ and so will we,… Continue Reading