Japan Wrestling Hall of Fame To Launch, First Five Names Announced

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A huge announcement was made on February 21, 2020, that seemed to get lost in the rise of the COVID-19 pandemic. In Japan, Japanese puroresu legend Genichiro Tenryu and others announced the creation of Japan’s first true pro wrestling Hall of Fame, Nippon Puroresu Hall of Fame (NPH). While originally slated to be opened this […] READ MORE


Japan SuperShow Wrestling All Star Battle Adds Two More Partners in Baba Tribute

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More details have emerged in the rumored Japanese puroresu SuperShow in February, Wrestling All Star Battle, that was already reportedly a united show featuring New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW), All Japan Pro Wrestling (AJPW), and Pro Wrestling NOAH. It was confirmed today in an article in Tokyo Sports – the publication that is sponsoring the […] READ MORE


“Godfather of Korean Wrestling” Lee Wang-pyo Passes Away at 64

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The man considered “The Godfather of Korean Wrestling”, “Super Dragon” Lee Wang-pyo, passed away on Monday after a lengthy battle with gallbladder cancer. He was 64. While fellow countryman Kim Sin-rak would pre-date Lee’s entry into pro wrestling by nearly 25 years, Kim would make his mark not in his home country, but in Japan, where he moved […] READ MORE