Indie Watch: Fishnets & Shenanigans – The Big Gay World of EFFY

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Indie Watch is our regular series that looks at all of the amazing talents working the independent circuits around the world. Some are veterans revitalizing their careers, some are indie prospects hitting their peaks, while others are names to be on the watch for! In this edition, we take a look at one of the […] READ MORE


Indigenous Warriors: History Of Native American Pro Wrestlers

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While the pandemic of Covid-19 has put a damper on a lot of professional wrestling in the world (primarily in the independent scene), it’s seen several often overlooked or underexposed communities get a bigger spotlight – African-American and LGBTQ+ wrestlers have seen showcases throughout the world, such as Game Changer Wrestling (GCW)‘s For The Culture […] READ MORE


US Indie Pioneers Jersey All Pro Wrestling (JAPW) Coming to IWTV

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IndependentWrestling.tv (IWTV) continues to build IWTV into the absolute first stop for fans of independent wrestling with the news that Jersey All Pro Wrestling (JAPW), one of the early US indies in the early 2000s indie revolution boom, would be added to their online archives, starting on Thursday, November 26. IWTV is the home to […] READ MORE


Longtime IMPACT Employee Bob Ryder Passes Away

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It was a sad day for the industry on Wednesday when it was announced that Bob Ryder, co-founder of TNA/IMPACT Wrestling and internet wrestling pioneer, had passed away. Currently undergoing chemotherapy for cancer, Ryder was found non-responsive in his home on Wednesday morning, after IMPACT Wrestling officials could not get a hold of him. Bob […] READ MORE


Deathmatch Wrestler Colt 45 Passes Away At The Age of 29

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The deathmatch community was rocked on November 21 with the news that Colt 45, an 11-year veteran of the deathmatch scene, had tragically passed away. No cause of death has been announced publicly, but the wrestler from Wheeling, West Virginia was only 29 years old. Rest in Peace, my brother. Doing battle with you was […] READ MORE


Of Mice And Meng: The Legendary Career of Haku

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He’s become infamous for being the toughest man to ever lace-up boots in the wrestling ring, more so for his legendary bar fight incidents (as recounted by countless of his peers). But Uli’uli Fifita is much more than the bruiser in these iconic stories – since 1978, he’s been a beloved (and feared) professional wrestler, […] READ MORE


The Gunn Club: Billy & Sons Join History With Match on AEW DARK

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On Tuesday night’s edition of AEW DARK, 35-year veteran Billy Gunn joined a rather small group of fathers in pro wrestling history to share the ring with two sons at the same in a match, when he led The Gunn Club – his two sons Austin Gunn and Colten Gunn – to victory over the […] READ MORE


Indie Watch: “Big Toko” Juicy Finau

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Indie Watch is our regular series that looks at all of the amazing talents working the independent circuits around the world. Some are veterans revitalizing their careers, some are indie prospects hitting their peaks, while others are names to be on the watch for! In this edition, we take a look at one of the […] READ MORE


Hoosier Daddy: Indiana Becomes 2020’s Wrestling Mecca

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When Covid began to systematically shut the independent wrestling scene in early 2020, as US states and other territories around the world went into a series of lockdowns and precautions to control the pandemic, it seemed like the year would become a wash for the indie scene. It was seemingly catastrophic for multiple reasons, primarily […] READ MORE


HIREDHAUSEN: Danhausen Joins Ring of Honor

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It’s been teased for much of 2020 through various mysterious videos via Ring of Honor – with rumblings of interest as far back as this summer after making his ROH debut in November of 2019 and into the new year, that ROH was very much keen on bringing the macabre stylings of Danhausen into Ring […] READ MORE