45 Years of Strong Style: Looking At NJPW 45th Anniversary Show (3/6/17)

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  When Antonio Inoki split from his partnership with the late, legendary Giant Baba and the Japanese Pro Wrestling Alliance, few likely could have imagined the juggernaut he was going to create shortly afterward. While Baba went on to form All Japan Pro Wrestling,  Inoki launched New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) on March 6, 1972. Forty […] READ MORE



SummerSlam Preview: John Cena vs AJ Styles

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It’s perhaps WWE‘s most subtle storyline, and perhaps its most polarizing. Two of the biggest names of the past decade in professional wrestling – WWE poster boy John Cena and the face of TNA, AJ Styles – squaring off at this Sunday’s SummerSlam, finally going mano y mano, for the first time in a WWE […] READ MORE


Blood on the Sun: The Silent WWE War Against New Japan

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Back in 1945, American movie star James Cagney appeared in the war film Blood on the Sun, portraying journalist Nick Condon stationed in Japan during the war. He exposes Japan’s secret to conquer the world by running an article in the English paper the Tokyo Chronicle, and he spends the rest of the movie proving it’s […] READ MORE




ROH Honorable Mention: Bullet Club New Members

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ROH Honorable Mention: Bullet Club New Members This past weekend, Ring of Honor presented Global Wars, a PPV card that featured a number of New Japan stars, a returning Colt Cabana and a head-scratching end to the night. Recently, the company has had two back to back shows: Global Wars and a War of the Worlds […] READ MORE


Trending Worldwide: The Story of the Bullet Club

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The Four Horsemen. The Fabulous Freebirds. The New World Order. D-Generation X. Wrestling’s history annals speak each of these names with hallowed breath. Factions that changed the wrestling industry, launched the careers (and in some cases saved them) of many present and future Legends and Hall of Famers, gangs of wrestlers so connected and able […] READ MORE


The Young Bucks and the WWE

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If you’re looking to watch some professional wrestling, but you’re sick of the current WWE product, you’ve probably heard of the Young Bucks. Matt and Nick Massie, known better as Nick and Matt Jackson, have wrestled for everyone from TNA to New Japan Pro Wrestling over the last 12 years. In fact, the only major […] READ MORE