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Japanese Wrestling Legend Masa Saito Passes Away

July 16, 2018 // 0 Comments

Wrestling legend Masa Saito has passed away at the age of 76 due to complications from Parkinson’s disease. The Japanese star competed for Japan in freestyle wrestling during the Summer Olympics in 1964 and transitioned to professional wrestling the following year. His pro career spanned decades, lasting from 1965 until his retirement in 1999. [...]

WWE Extreme Rules 2018 Review

July 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

Wow. What a night, eh? Let’s preface this “review” by stating that I had very little interest in and hope for this pay-per-view event. With that said, even I’m shocked at just how bad Extreme Rules 2018 turned out. This was, without a doubt, the worst pay-per-view event I’ve seen in quite some time. Even worse than [...]

WWE Reinstates Hulk Hogan into Hall of Fame

July 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

It’s been three year’s since WWE suspended Hulk Hogan from the company’s Hall of Fame and effectively blacklisted the man for using racial slurs during a private moment that Hogan did not know was being filmed. Today, WWE has reinstated Hulk Hogan into the WWE Hall of Fame, opening the door for the Hulkster to return to WWE [...]

WWE Extreme Rules 2018 Preview

July 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

Tonight, the superstars of RAW and Smackdown Live bring extreme action to the PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, PA as WWE presents Extreme Rules LIVE on pay-per-view and the WWE Network. Extreme Rules is scheduled for three and a half hours, plus a one hour kickoff show (and a 30-minute post show), and will feature 12 advertised matches including [...]

WWE RAW: The First 25 Years Review

May 16, 2018 // 0 Comments

In January, WWE’s flagship program, Monday Night RAW, celebrated it’s 25th anniversary. It was a huge milestone and one that came near the 1,300 episode mark. Unfortunately for us fans, the actual program itself was a huge let down. While WWE creative did a poor job of celebrating the event, the folks at DK and WWE Publishing worked on [...]

WWE Ultimate Superstar Guide 2nd Edition Review

February 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

Three years ago, WWE Books and DK Publishing released the WWE Ultimate Superstar Guide. That book featured over 200 superstar profiles of current and former WWE talent, and featured illustrations by Daz Tibbles. On March 6th, WWE and DK team up once more to publish the WWE Ultimate Superstar Guide 2nd Edition. This edition is more of the same; it [...]

WWE Absolutely Everything You Need to Know Review

October 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

The latest book release from the DK Publishing/WWE partnership dropped at the beginning of the month, and as you would expect it’s a pretty good one. If you’re a fan of pop culture books, you may have seen some other DK’s other “Absolutely Everything You Need To Know” books for Star Wars, Marvel, and LEGO. WWE: [...]

The WWE Book of Top 10’s Review

May 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

The partnership between WWE and DK Publishing has produced some of the best wrestling books on the market and certainly the highest quality ones. The two are set to release the latest in that line on May 9th when The WWE Book of Top 10’s becomes available. It is exactly what it’s titled, a list book of top 10’s. There’s [...]

WWE Encyclopedia 3rd Edition Review

October 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

Wrestling fans rejoice – the 3rd Edition of the WWE Encyclopedia is finally here. Back in 2009, WWE and DK teamed up to bring wrestling fans the first ever WWE Encyclopedia. At the time it was “the definitive guide to World Wrestling Entertainment,” and it was truly a must have for any wrestling fan as it covered everything in [...]

The 100 Greatest WWE Matches Review

May 5, 2016 // 2 Comments

The partnership between WWE and DK Publishing has produced some of the highest quality WWE books ever, and that partnership’s latest release certainly lives up to the high standards that they’ve set. In WWE: The 100 Greatest Matches, best-selling author Dean Miller returns to write in-depth about 100 WWE matches. Each match takes up [...]