419 / WCW Starrcade 1988

May 25, 2020

Talking serious topics this week in the news, finding bright spots where we can before discussing the show Ed was convinced we had watched before but had somehow never done.

Flair formulas, more Russians than you can shake a stick at and the match Ed insisted we watch -- Bam Bam Bigelow vs Barry Windham...plus extra!

418 - AIW Nick and Dick’s Excellent Adventure

May 19, 2020

Editor note: Since recording, CZW did release a statement. And it's been panned and mocked by a number of indie wrestlers.

This week, we're talking releases of talent, rebranding CZW content getting called out, concerning information about PROGRESS and other wrestling news.

Then we go to a show with Nick Gage vs MJF which is an easy story to tell, Kikutaro vs Dick Justice comedy and why Spyder Nate Webb is a treasure.

Will it be an "excellent adventure" or something less stellar? Let's find out!

417 - ROH First Year Anniversary

May 12, 2020

We got great news to celebrate, awful news to reflect on and so much that's in the middle.

And then we have a 40 minute riot bringing a show to a screeching halt. Can the rest of the card overcome? Let's find out!

416 / AWA WrestleRock ‘86

May 5, 2020

We're back discussing more WWE releases, a third week in a row praising ROH for labor practices and updating about the Big Japan fundraiser.

Then, we've all seen the WrestleRock Rumble music video in its hilariously hokey infamy, but many fewer have seen the show. And after watching it, there may be a reason for that.

Will lots of matches on the card and some of the names, we're bound for a good one, right?

 

Right?

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415 / Pro Wrestling NOAH First Navigation 2006

April 28, 2020

A much shorter news week, the New World Order making somebody mad in 2020 and Ed picks a full NOAH show based on the main events. Can it buck a trend of past full NOAH shows we watched?

 

Let's find out.

414 / WCW Fall Brawl 1994

April 22, 2020

Talking how the wrestling world is handling the COVID crisis and some other news updates

Then we're looking at a show with a main event where its combatants are quarantined in two rings for the duration of 'the match beyond.'

We've watched a lot of the most lauded War Games, is this one a hidden gem or does it have some serious problems? 

Let's find out!

 

PLUS: We get a special visit just for Ed!

413 - ECW Tag Wars 1994

April 14, 2020

While we may not be "woven into the fabric of society", "essential" or even timely enough to come out with episode 413 on Apr. 13, we are here talking wrestling still happening, Dark Side of the Ring's Brawl for All episode and then Ed's pick that he didn't know was a compilation tape until he began watching it.

412 / All Japan Women Dream Slam I

April 8, 2020

Back talking cinematches, WrestleMania, AEW's new title tournament and one of the most lauded joshi shows ever.

And perhaps you can solve the mystery we had in the Bat Yoshinaga match!

411 / IWA:Mid South Tap Out City

March 30, 2020

We're back talking Malcolm Bivens' (fka Stokely Carmichael) debut, PROGRESS Wrestling running a stream to help talent out of work and more before looking at an IWA:MS spot show that has some intriguing matches, some commentary 'jokes' that overstay their welcome and because Petey Williams is on the card -- a Canadian Destroyer.

410 / AEW Full Gear

March 25, 2020

We're talking GRONK'S DANCE, good guy WWE talent, cancellations and then set our gaze at the AEW pay per view that had a match that was all the rage recently that we'll also be talking about in an upcoming supplemental.

 

So, let's stay socially distant and dive in!