The 50 Best Matches Of 2018: Part 2 (#25-#1)

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Every month, our own Dan Niles compiles his personal 20 Best Matches list from around the world, from North America to Europe to Japan. Now he recaps the 50 Best Matches of the entire year that’s come and gone. Some are obvious best matches choices, some are dark horses, but they’re always fun to find […] READ MORE


#NewJapanWeek: Jay White Is New Japan’s Next Big Star

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It’s not very often where a wrestler that was once a Young Lion just two years prior, loses the biggest match of his career then skyrockets his career from there. Every young athlete must face the best in New Japan Pro Wrestling in order to get better and test their newfound skills against the veterans […] READ MORE


#NewJapanWeek Preview: NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 13 (1/4/19)

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New Japan Pro Wrestling is the only wrestling company in the world to set their biggest event of the year at the beginning of January, it’s become a staple of NJPW to feature the best matches possible and the Winter events have led up to an outstanding Wrestle Kingdom 13 card. Surprise title changes happened […] 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


Preview: NJPW King Of Pro Wrestling (10/8/18)

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New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) is coming off of a successful Fighting Spirit Unleashed event at the Walter Pyramid in California where the main event for King Of Pro Wrestling was set. The Golden Lovers (IWGP heavyweight champion Kenny Omega and Kota Ibushi)  defeated the CHAOS dream team of Tomohiro Ishii and Kazuchika Okada in the […] 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


#AndNEW: Taichi wins NEVER Openweight Championship

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“It’s an Openweight title, right? It should be mine. So I can make it interesting” are the words from Taichi this Summer and he achieved his goal by defeating Hirooki Goto for the NEVER Openweight Championship at NJPW New Destruction In Beppu. Hirooki Goto had been a fighting champion all year, trading the NEVER Openweight […] READ MORE


The 20 Best Matches Of The Month: August 2018 Edition

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Every month, our own Dan Niles compiles his personal 20 Best Matches list from around the world, from North America to Europe to Japan. Some are obvious best matches choices, some are dark horses, but they’re always fun to find some matches you may have missed the previous month! (DISCLAIMER: This list is subjective and […] READ MORE


Preview: Kenny Omega vs Tomohiro Ishii at NJPW Destruction In Hiroshima (9/15/18)

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This summer, the NJPW G1 Climax 28 tournament from New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) had not one but two near unstoppable forces in Kenny Omega and Tomohiro Ishii, both of which could be considered the MVP of this year’s annual tournament. Omega looked to show why he is “The Best Bout Machine” with five-star matches, […] READ MORE