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New Japan Pro Wrestling Announces Everyone In The G1 2019

New Japan Pro Wrestling Announces Everyone In The G1 2019

The road to the Tokyo Dome in 2020 starts in Dallas, Texas as New Japan Pro Wrestling has announced all the G1 2019 competitors. After having several successful events in North America, including their recent dual show with Ring Of Honor at Madison Square Garden, the annual tournament will kick off in the United States […]

Was CM Punk Behind the Mask at MKE Wrestling Card This Weekend? [VIDEO]

Was CM Punk Behind the Mask at MKE Wrestling Card This Weekend? [VIDEO]

From what we’ve been reading on social media and wrestling news/rumor sites about World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), All-Elite Wrestling (AEW), New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW), Ring of Honor (ROH) Wrestling, and others over the past several months, it looks like the best storylines and true drama is going on behind the scenes (and would make […]

The Elite Announced All Elite Wrestling While Everyone Was Drunk on New Years Eve

If you’re waking up this morning with a slight hangover, a sense of looming dread about how 2019 can possibly top 2018, and the strange recollection that a brand new pro wrestling promotion was announced last night, that’s not the champagne talking. FRIENDS: [general mirth and merriment on New Year’s Eve] ME: so what do […]

“Kenny’s Quest"

Kenny Omega Created an RPG Promo Video to Hype Wrestle Kingdom 13

If you’re a gamer and love either Kenny Omega or New Japan Pro Wrestling, you’re probably going to enjoy the latest video on Being The Elite. Instead of getting some kind of answer as to what’s happening with The Young Bucks, Cody Rhodes, Hangman Page, and others, we got a special promo video called “Kenny’s […]

ROH/NJPW G1 Supercard Sells Out Madison Square Garden in 1 Minute

Ring of Honor and New Japan Pro Wrestling have sold out their upcoming event taking place WrestleMania weekend at Madison Square Garden. Elated with the news, Ring of Honor sent out a press release written by Kevin Eck which waxes poetic about the accomplishment. ROH announced the show in July, after an initial attempt to […]

New Japan Pro Wrestling Releases Their Own Mobile Game

Today, New Japan Pro Wrestling officially made their first solo venture into the video games market in North America and Europe with a mobile title. The game is called King Of Sports, and it gives you the ability to play as members of the NJPW roster as you make your way to winning all the championships. […]

Do You Miss WWE’s Attitude Era? You Should Watch NJPW [Opinion]

I’ve been preaching about New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) for the past few years now, and I keep getting asked by fellow wrestling fans why they should watch it. Time and time again I hear people complain about how they can’t stand WWE’s current programming. They hate the writing, they hate the direction characters they […]

ROH and NJPW Team Up for G1 Supercard at Madison Square Garden in April

Ring of Honor and New Japan Pro Wrestling have announced that they will be holding a joint event at Madison Square Garden on WrestleMania weekend in 2019. The news follows reports that MSG had recently canceled talks to hold a Ring of Honor event at the venue after interference from WWE. A joint venture with […]

Is Mark Cuban Set to Be the Ted Turner to New Japan Pro Wrestling’s WCW?

AXS TV Chairman Mark Cuban has been making some noise recently about New Japan Pro Wrestling, whose programming airs on AXS each Friday night and which has been expanding its American presence over the past few years to include live shows and a streaming service, NJPW World,  that’s become popular with American wrestling fans. “We […]

Austin Creed and Kenny Omega Have Laid the Groundwork for Awesome Possibilities

There’s something that Austin Creed (Xavier Woods in WWE) and Kenny Omega did at E3 that shouldn’t be ignored, yet so many have failed to see the awesome possibilities on. So let’s be very candid with each other when it comes to professional wrestling. There hasn’t been a time since the ’90s where two global […]

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Kenny Omega Reigns Victorious Over Austin Creed… in Street Fighter V

As reported earlier, The New Day and The Elite went head to head at this year’s E3 on the Capcom stage. The battle? To see who was better at Street Fighter V. Special sneak preview of the big @StreetFighter battle between The New Day & The Elite at #E3 later today! #FunkoE3 pic.twitter.com/KMDu4S1HQe — Funko […]

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Who Will Dominate at E3 2018? The New Day or The Elite?

BREAKING NEWS: We just spoke with @XavierWoodsPhD and @KennyOmegamanX and they've agreed to settle their #SFVAE feud in one week – June 14 during E3! pic.twitter.com/QolOVdzE9n — Street Fighter (@StreetFighter) June 7, 2018 Because the universe is kind and dreams do come true, The Elite and The New Day will go head to head at […]

Bullet Club Funko Pop Collage

Bullet Club Gets the First Non-WWE Funko Pops in August

Bullet Club is fine. Bullet Club is strong. And now Bullet Club are Funko Pops. Thats right: The Elite are coming to Funko, as four members of the famed wrestling stable the Bullet Club- Kenny Omega, Cody, and The Young Bucks (brothers Matt and Nick Jackson) are becoming the first wrestlers outside of the WWE […]


Another Pro Wrestler in Trouble for Anti-Mexico Comments

Another pro wrestler has found himself in the hot seat for making disparaging remarks about Mexico. This time, it’s indie darling Zack Sabre Jr., who made the comments during an in-character interview for NJPW. “Suzuki-gun, we’re taking over,” Sabre said, according to a report from Pro Wrestling Sheet. “We’ll take over England. We’ll take over […]

AJ Styles and Shinsuke Nakamura

Before WrestleMania 34, We Revisit an Old AJ Styles/Shinsuke Nakamura Match

One of the highlights of this year’s WrestleMania 34 is without a doubt the WWE Title match between AJ Styles and Shinsuke Nakamura. Both wrestlers are extremely gifted, as proven every week on SmackDown Live. And while this is indeed a dream match between two of WWE’s top performers, this isn’t the first time the […]


NJPW Takes The Next Step Into North America: An English YouTube Channel

If you watch New Japan Pro Wrestling clips in English, you’re probably doing it one of two ways. Either with Kevin Kelly and Don “Cyrus” Callis on NJPW World (or clips you find online) or through Jim Ross calling matches that are 1-5 years old on AXS TV. It may not be something you think of […]

Stephen Amell Returns To The Ring — Ring Of Honor, That Is

Stephen Amell is returning to the ring — only this time, it’s not with the WWE, but Ring of Honor. The announcement was made on the Arrow actor’s Twitter page Tuesday night. This, of course, is not the first time the actor has done work in professional wrestling. A huge fan of wrestling, he has […]

Chris Jericho To Face Kenny Omega At Wrestle Kingdom 12

Just a few hours ago at a New Japan Pro Wrestling’s “Power Struggle” event, the “Twitter feud” between Chris Jericho and Kenny Omega finally reached the first checkmark, as it was announced the two would be having a match in two months at NJPW’s Wrestle Kingdom 12 at the Tokyo Dome. For those of you […]