#NewJapanWeek: Gaijin-tic Success in 2018

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For anyone who follows New Japan Pro Wrestling, whether as an avid watcher or someone who tunes in only on occasion, chances are they’ve heard the word “gaijin” more than once. But if anyone isn’t familiar with the term, here’s a quick vocabulary lesson. Simply put, a gaijin is a foreigner or non-Japanese person. It […] READ MORE


NJPW World Tag League 2018: The Tag Teams

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The end of every year, New Japan Pro Wrestling presents it’s final tournament on the calendar with the NJPW World Tag League tournament. 2018 however will have a format change, instead of an A and B Block, every team will be grouped together with the two teams with the most wins going to the Finals. […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW Power Struggle (11/3/18)

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New Japan Pro Wrestling has been hosting the Road To Power Struggle events for all of October, heavily featuring the NJPW Super Junior Tag League tournament, leading to NJPW Power Struggle on November 2. The storylines are all coming to a head as we quickly approach Wrestle Kingdom 13 on January 4, the biggest event […] READ MORE


NJPW Super Junior Tag Team Tournament 2018 Entrants

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Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) has a Junior Heavyweight division that is ever evolving, Will Ospreay had such a terrific run as the IWGP Junior Heavyweight champion this year that Ospreay is testing himself in the Heavyweight division. Ospreay has adapted his ring-work more to the NJPW style of hard-hitting strikes and creative offense. Hiromu Takahashi […] READ MORE


Bullet Club OG Expands After Shocking Turn of Events

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Less than an hour after Bad Luck Fale announced that Australian indie star Robbie Eagles would be joining Bullet Club OG as the new tag team partner for Taiji Ishimori, a huge turn of events following the Jay White vs Hiroshi Tanahashi has increased Bullet Club OG’s ranks even further. After Tanahashi held on to […] READ MORE


Tama Tonga Updates Recruitment Mission, Down to Four Wrestlers

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Back in early September, Bullet Club‘s Guerrillas of Destiny, brothers Tama Tonga and Tanga Loa, announced that Bullet Club was looking to recruit new members. With Bullet Club in a state of divide – with GoD part of the Bullet Club OG unit along with Bad Luck Fale, “Bone Soldier” Taiji Ishimori and Hikuleo – […] READ MORE


#AndNEW: Two Huge Title Changes Occur at NJPW Fighting Spirit Unleashed

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Over the weekend, New Japan Pro Wrestling held Fighting Spirit Unleashed, its fourth-ever show to take place in the U.S. Emanating from Walter Pyramid in Long Beach, California, the card featured nine matches. Two of them just so happened to feature titles changing hands as Cody defeated Juice Robinson for the IWGP United States Heavyweight […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW Fighting Spirit Unleashed (9/30/18)

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There are a lot of moving parts in New Japan Pro Wrestling right now after the NJPW Destruction Tour in September. Tetsuya Naito defeated Minoru Suzuki, the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship tournament started with KUSHIDA getting a victory over BUSHI, Kenny Omega retained the IWGP heavyweight championship against Tomohiro Ishii and Gedo turned his back on Kazuchika […] READ MORE


Bullet Club’s Firing Squad Recruiting Mission Heads to…NXT?

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Over the past few weeks, the Firing Squad contingent of Bullet Club – lead by Tama Tonga alongside Bad Luck Fale and his brother Tanga Loa – have begun scouring the globe for new members of the Bullet Club to bring the stable back to its original mission statement from it’s 2013 debut of bringing […] READ MORE


Gino Gambino Declares Allegiance to Firing Squad

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Gino “Mr. Juicy” Gambino, seems to be the Firing Squad’s newest member. Having been inducted into the Bullet Club last year by Bad Luck Fale, he had yet to declare where he stood in the Bullet Club versus Tongans feud, but that changed on Saturday. Gambino is the current Melbourne City Wrestling (MCW) Heavyweight Champion, and […] READ MORE