Category Archives: Europe

November Catch Up #1

November Catch Up #1

November Catch Up #1   Heeey, I’ve literally seen no wrestling in at least a week and with it being a big WWE weekender I am about to be screwed. So I have one day to catch up. During which I also need to sneak in a podcast and go to a show. If there… Continue Reading

Pro Wrestling EVE: SHE-1 Weekend review

Pro Wrestling EVE: SHE-1 Weekend review

Pro Wrestling EVE: SHE-1 Weekend   November 10-11 2018   I was almost at SHE-1 in 2017 but had trouble booking the time off and by the time I got an ok the finale had sold out and I would have felt quite sad going to 3/4 shows and then missing the last one. This… Continue Reading

October Round Up III

October Round Up III

October Round Up Part III   My time has been somewhat short this month so I’ve opted to chuck everything I’ve not seen into one big old round up column. Various recommended matches that have slipped by me in the past 30 days or so.   By the way, I’m aware it’s now November but… Continue Reading

OTT Defiant 2 review (10.14.18)

OTT Defiant 2 review (10.14.18)

OTT Defiant 2   October 14 2018   We’re in Dublin, Ireland at the Tivoli Theatre. OTT made this available for free on October 28th for 24 hours so I watched it. This the day after the big National Stadium show that I got the chance to review recently.   Kasey Owens & Lana Austin… Continue Reading

White Wolf Wrestling Total Rumble 8 review (4.14.18)

White Wolf Wrestling Total Rumble 8 review (4.14.18)

The Big European Tour   Part 2: White Wolf Wrestling: Total Rumble 8   April 14 2018   First impressions: The venue is a church? Or a building with that kind of architecture. Spanish architecture is awesome in general. I’m told it’s an old tobacco factory. Why did the tobacco need such beauty to surround… Continue Reading

OTT Fourth Anniversary Show review (10.13.18)

OTT Fourth Anniversary Show review (10.13.18)

OTT Fourth Anniversary Show   October 13 2018   OTT has been quietly building a reputation for itself over in the Emerald Isle. The fanbase has been growing, the atmosphere has not been lost by the increasing crowd size and the Irish presence has been felt in other promotions (wXw especially). Almost an advert for… Continue Reading

Mid October Round Up

Mid October Round Up

Mid October Round Up   I just did a round up column but a load more wrestling dropped and I just don’t have time to watch entire shows because there are SO many. So here’s yet another round up.   October 7 2018   MaxiMum (Naruki Doi, Masato Yoshino, Dragon Kid, Jason Lee & Kaito… Continue Reading

Bodyslam 11 review (2.17.18)

Bodyslam 11 review (2.17.18)

Big Arn’s European Adventure   Part 1:   BODYSLAM 11   February 17 2018   We’re in Kobenhavn (Copenhagen), Denmark. My first trip into the grimy underworld of Eurograps comes from Brother Mort’s home promotion. He keeps putting Bodyslam over huge as having built quickly in the PROGRESS model. Using local guys and building an… Continue Reading

Adventures in Oberhausen #4: #wXwWTTL 2018

Adventures in Oberhausen #4: #wXwWTTL 2018

ADVENTURES IN OBERHAUSEN IV:   WORLD TAG LEAGUE 2018   (OR 1ST CLASS JOEY “BIG ABS” PIGLET’S BOWLARAMA)   October 4 2018   5am. I am awake. I have been awake for 30 minutes and I am woefully underprepared for the start of the weekend. Oddly enough the 6 hours sleep I just got will… Continue Reading

wXw Shotgun 372 review

wXw Shotgun 372 review

wXw Shotgun 372   September 26 2018   We are on the verge of wXw World Tag Team League. It starts just over a week from today! We kick off backstage where Absolute Andy doesn’t recall attacking Ilja Dragunov last week so they show him footage of it. “No, that wasn’t me”. Andy gets fed… Continue Reading