Category Archives: Zero1

Zero1 Fire Festival Final review (7.29.18)

Zero1 Fire Festival Final review (7.29.18)

Zero1 Fire Festival Final   July 29 2018 (Aired August 5 2018)   We’re in Tokyo, Japan at Korakuen Hall as the Fire Festival comes to a conclusion. Not a lot it made air.   Ikuto Hidaka & Tatsuhito Takaiwa vs. Isami Kodaka & Yoshikazu Yokoyama An inauspicious beginning to one of Zero1’s biggest shows… Continue Reading

Zero1 Fire Festival review (7.22.18)

Zero1 Fire Festival review (7.22.18)

Zero1 Fire Festival   July 22 2018 (Air date August 4 2018)   We join this year’s Fire Festival in progress. Hino, for example, comes into tonight’s show with four wins already.   Ikuto Hidaka, Tatsuhito Takaiwa & Yoshikazu Yokoyama vs. TARU, Hide Kubota & Yasu Kubota Ah, the flaming cesspit of a Zero1 undercard!… Continue Reading

Zero Dream Series review (6.9.18)

Zero Dream Series review (6.9.18)

Zero1 Dream Series   June 9 2018   Zero1 suddenly has a YouTube channel and most of this show is on it…sort of. They’ve edited the matches into music videos. Fuck it though, what’s the worst that can happen?     Yoshikazu Yokoyama vs. Tatsuhito Takaiwa vs. Hartley Jackson Firstly this made tape. I get… Continue Reading

Zero1 Yasukuni Shrine review (4.8.18)

Zero1 Yasukuni Shrine review (4.8.18)

Zero1 15th Annual Dedication Pro-Wrestling   April 8 2018   The title doesn’t translate particularly well but this show is known as the “Shrine Show”. It’s the annual Zero1 show from an actual Shrine (the Yasukuni Shrine) in Tokyo. I’ve been there and if the weather is right it’s beautiful. Last year it wasn’t. It… Continue Reading

Zero1 Happy New Year review (1.1.18)

Zero1 Happy New Year review (1.1.18)

Zero1 Happy New Year   January 1 2018   We’re in Tokyo, Japan at Korakuen Hall. This is the first Zero1 show I’ve seen in quite some time because they weren’t making tape for whatever reason. Their business is suffering and although this is a big special event the crowd is under 1000. That’s with… Continue Reading

Zero1 Fire Festival Final review (7.30.17)

Zero1 Fire Festival Final review (7.30.17)

Zero1 Fire Festival Finals   July 30 2017   We’re in Korakuen Hall for the final night of Fire Festival action. Because Zero1 choose to put the Fire Festival in the middle of G1 I never have time to watch the whole thing. I wish they’d stick it somewhere else in the year so I… Continue Reading

Zero1/Super Fireworks First Ever Bob Sapp Current Blast review (5.12.17)

Zero1/Super Fireworks First Ever Bob Sapp Current Blast review (5.12.17)

Zero1/Super Fireworks First Ever Bob Sapp Current Blast!   May 12 2017   This show is based entirely around the concept that Bob Sapp hasn’t done an explosions match and Atsushi Onita is on his latest retirement tour so it’s a special attraction. That’s how they sold this show. We’re going to blow Bob Sapp… Continue Reading