NJPW G1 Climax 32 Blocks, Schedule, and Preview

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New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) and its roster enter the most crucial time of its year as this Saturday marks the beginning of the G1 Climax. G1 Climax 32 aims to bring back the prestige and excitement this tournament created for years prior to the worldwide pandemic, going back to the four-block system they utilized over […] READ MORE


The Most Anticipated G1 Climax 32 Matches

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The G1 Climax 32 is almost upon us, kickstarting with a weekend double-header on July 16th and 17th. The tournament might have an enlarged, and subsequently diluted, field, but it still offers to produce matches that will live long in the memory. New Japan Pro-Wrestling’s premier block tournament has set the stage for some of […] READ MORE


5 Potential G1 Climax 32 Winners

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With the 32nd installment of the G1 Climax looming, more like a dreaded rainstorm than the summer heat wave it once felt like, it’s time to predict a seemingly predictable tournament. A quick glance at the blocks gives an indication of who is most likely to win each, and advance to the semi-finals and final. […] READ MORE



Preview: NJPW G1 Climax Day 9-A Block (10/03/21)

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G1 Climax 31 continues to roll on, as the combatants make their way down to Aichi. It’s quite a loaded night of block action, and it’s all headlined by the match that was canceled a few months ago as IWGP World Champion, Shingo Takagi battles Kota Ibushi in the main event. The race is getting […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW G1 Climax 31 Day 7- A Block (09/30/21)

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G1 Climax 31 continues to roll on, and things start to become more clear. New Japan Pro Wrestling is back in Korakuen Hall for another night of action. Tonight’s card is without its original semi-main event. Fans were originally set for the first clash in seven years between the former NO LIMIT, Yujiro Takahashi and […] READ MORE


Yujiro Takahashi and His Purpose In G1 Climax 31

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Yujiro Takahashi and his G1 Climax are quite different from the rest of the blocks. Everyone is competing for a shot at the IWGP World Heavyweight Championship. Takahashi, on the other hand, is competing for hope and redemption. Takahashi was a constant fixture in the tournament from 2010 to 2015. “The Tokyo Pimp” always had […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW G1 Climax 31 — Day 1 — A Block (9/18/21)

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It’s time for the biggest puroresu tournament in all of professional wrestling. That comes in the form of G1 Climax 31, where 20 competitors will aim for an opportunity to main event Wrestle Kingdom like so many have before. Over the last two years, Kota Ibushi has shown the ability to outlast everyone in his […] READ MORE


NJPW G1 Climax 31 Preview (2021)

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Beginning Sept. 18, New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) will kickoff their biggest event of the year. G1 Climax 31 will officially start as the worldwide fan-favorite round-robin tournament will have a different look this year than possibly ever before. With COVID-19 still limiting NJPW from having their complete roster, they will lean on some of […] READ MORE


How a NJPW G1 Climax Style Tournament Can Help WWE Create Stars

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Every year, in late summer, New Japan Pro-Wrestling holds its annual G1 Climax tournament. The G1 Climax is a round-robin tournament that usually features 16, 18, or 20 wrestlers. The wrestlers are divided into two groups, and each wrestler faces every other wrestler in their group. The men who win the most matches in their […] READ MORE