Chris Hemsworth Set to Play Hulk Hogan in Film

It looks like director Todd Phillips (Joker) isn’t finishing having a huge year, as The Hollywood Reporter has word that Phillips is set to direct a biopic for Netflix based on the most well-known wrestler in history, Hulk Hogan. In addition, Chris Hemsworth is set to play the mega-star in the film. The story will not delve into any of Hogan’s more recent controversy, choosing to focus on his origins and meteoric rise to stardom in a quickly blossoming wrestling industry. Continue reading Chris Hemsworth Set to Play Hulk Hogan in Film

Fire Pro Wrestling World Roster & Modes Detailed

Spike Chunsoft has unveiled a new, in-depth trailer for the upcoming Fire Pro Wrestling World title for PlayStation 4 that debuts its roster of New Japan Pro Wrestling talent, as well as Young Lion mode, custom characters, and more. The visuals aren’t comparable to a game like WWE 2K18, but they have a certain retro charm to them. With the inclusion of names like Kenny Omega, Kota Ibushi, Kazuchika Okada, and stables like the Bullet Club and Los Ingobernables de Japon, this game should prove quite the competitor. Fire Pro Wrestling World will release exclusively for the PlayStation 4 on … Continue reading Fire Pro Wrestling World Roster & Modes Detailed

R.I.P. Leon White aka Vader

One of the most well-known and beloved wrestlers in history, Leon White, more commonly known as Big Van Vader, passed from congestive heart failure Monday night. One of the most celebrated champions ever, Vader once held titles from Europe, Mexico, and Japan at the same time, and has wrestled for nearly every promotion on the planet. He may be more familiar to pop culture fans for his famous stints on Boy Meets World and Baywatch, being one of the few wrestlers able to successfully break through in Hollywood roles. Our condolences to his family and friends, as he will be … Continue reading R.I.P. Leon White aka Vader

Xavier Woods Joining Super Bomberman R

Konami has announced that the latest character to join the ranks of Super Bomberman R will be WWE Superstar, and New Day member, Xavier Woods. Woods is also the host of YouTube gaming channel, UpUpDownDown, and a well-known face in competitive gaming. He and his New Day counterparts are taking Kenny Omega and The Golden Elite in a Street Fighter V competition this week at E3. Super Bomberman R is available now for the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and PC. It will release on Xbox One on June 14th. Continue reading Xavier Woods Joining Super Bomberman R

BadCast – The Undertaker (Pt. 1)

Bovi is joined by Theo and Andy to talk about one of the most iconic, and villainous, pro wrestlers of all time: The Undertaker! Part 1 of The Undertaker covers his history, and origins, as well as the first several years of his illustrious career in the then-World Wrestling Federation. Be sure to check out the links below to listen, and rate & review on iTunes! iTunes: http://apple.co/2nMrX1R Stitcher: http://bit.ly/analogstitcher Continue reading BadCast – The Undertaker (Pt. 1)

Daniel Bryan Cleared by WWE to Return

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After a lengthy uphill battle, one of the most beloved performers in wrestling history is finally about to return to the ring. Daniel Bryan retired from in-ring competition in February 2016 after a string of concussions, but immediately let on that he wasn’t truly ready to hang up his furry boots.

Now, after months of fighting the WWE to let him back in the ring, Daniel Bryan has been cleared by WWE medical staff to return. It’s going to be one hell of a night on WWE Smackdown! tonight. Hit the jump for the full press release.

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Saudi Arabia to Host 50-Man Royal Rumble

In a deal finalized this weekend by WWE COO Triple H, the Saudi General Sports Authority, in partnership with WWE, will present the Greatest Royal Rumble event at the King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on Friday, April 27th.  The event is part of a 10-year strategic partnership in support of Vision 2030, Saudi Arabia’s social and economic reform program. The event will feature a 50-man Royal Rumble with superstars such as John Cena, AJ Styles, Roman Reigns, and Triple H all competing on the event. No word on whether it will be aired on the WWE Network, but more information … Continue reading Saudi Arabia to Host 50-Man Royal Rumble

Fox Interested in WWE Broadcast Rights

A rumor had been circulating for quite some time, that Fox was interested in purchasing WWE from Vince McMahon. However, that rumor has since been debunked, and elaborated that the company is interested in bringing WWE Raw to broadcast television on FOX, and WWE Smackdown! to air on Fox Sports. The bid is meant as a fallback if Fox loses UFC, but the $400 million amount is equal to that of USA, who is hoping to retain those rights after next year. WWE’s broadcast contract is set to expire on September 30th, 2019, but where the flourishing company goes is … Continue reading Fox Interested in WWE Broadcast Rights