504 Days of the Tribal Chief: Roman Reigns Reaches New Milestone

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On Wednesday 12th January, Roman Reigns reached a new milestone – by reigning as WWE Universal Champion for 500 days. It is a highly impressive feat, one which has only occurred one other time on the main roster (we had to specify with “main roster” as WALTER was NXT United Kingdom Champion for a remarkable […] READ MORE


WWE Day 1: What to Expect

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The Greek philosopher Heraclitus said, “the only constant in life is change.” That holds true even for the WWE’s plentiful yearly pay per view schedule. In lieu of another installment of its TLC: Tables, Ladders, and Chairs series, WWE is debuting a new event, Day 1 on January 1. The event will be broadcast from the […] READ MORE


2021: The Year of The Bloodline in WWE

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2021 continued to be a banner year for Roman Reigns, capitalizing on the Cinderella story of his heel transformation in 2020. Following a quiet first half of the latter year, Reigns returned to World Wrestling Entertainment at August 23, 2020’s SummerSlam, interrupting Braun Strowman and Bray Wyatt’s match for the Universal Championship. Reigns captured the title […] READ MORE


Survivor Series Showdowns: Spotlight on Champion vs Champion Matches

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November 21’s Survivor Series event marks another installment in one of World Wrestling Entertainment’s longest running pay per view series. However, its received little build up or fanfare on WWE’s flagship shows, Monday Night Raw and Friday Night SmackDown, until two key match-ups to be featured at the event were announced this week. True to […] READ MORE


The Usos and The New Day Renew Their Rivalry on SmackDown

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From The Fabulous Freebirds and the Von Erichs, to The Hardy Boyz and Edge and Christian, tag team rivalries throughout pro wrestling history have produced some of the most memorable and innovative matches in the medium. World Wrestling Entertainment has leaned heavily on its tag team division in recent months, especially the most decorated tag […] READ MORE


Raw Seeks Redemption in 2021 WWE Draft

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October 4’s Monday Night Raw continued the 2021 draft, which began on October 1’s Friday Night SmackDown. SmackDown’s draft featured some smart choices, such as retaining Roman Reigns, Jimmy, and Jey Uso, who’ve been such a boon for the brand throughout latter 2020 and 2021 so far, but also some surprises like drafting NXT stable […] READ MORE


WWE Strikes Back

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For a year and a half, World Wrestling Entertainment has insisted that it does not view All Elite Wrestling as serious competition,  in the same way that WCW dogged them throughout the 1990s. However, 2021 has seen a subtle but palpable shift in tactics and, presumably, perspective. When launching NXT on USA Network in 2019 […] READ MORE