On this W2M Special, we are joined by Wrestling Unwrapped's Harry Broadhurst and Patrick Ketza, as all of us go through the WWE Hell in a Cell 2015 PPV in full, in our WWE Hell in a Cell 2015 Review, discussing all the matches, what was good, what was bad, and more.
Of course, we also give our best match, worst match, best moment, and MVP show along with a show rating too.
To end it, we also discuss the first episode of the Breaking Ground show on the WWE Network.
This week on W2M, we headline with a WWE Hell in a Cell 2015 Preview, as the next WWE special event is only a few days away.
However, we begin things with Quick Hits (6:30-44:00) as per usual. Where we discuss things such as: WWE changing their initiative to how they look for talent, WWE considering taking Smackdown Live, Alberto El Patron actually being interested in WWE, More Tough Enough talent joins the NXT ranks, if Great Khali helps TNA at all and a lot more.
After that, we do our
questions about the go-home edition of WWE RAW (where Gary was there LIVE) (44:00-92:45 or 44 mins-1 hour and 32 mins) we discuss the Stone Cold Podcast with Brock Lesnar (92:45-103:40 or 1 hour and 32 mins- 1 hour and 43 mins) and also do our WWE Hell in a Cell 2015 Preview (103:40-124:10 or 1 hour and 43 mins- 2 hours and 4 mins) following that as well.
We move things along to discussing this week's NXT (124:10-137:15 or 2 hours and 4 mins- 2 hours and 17 mins,) how James Storm looked in his debut, and a few things from the very recent NXT tapings.
Then things end with a look at this week's ROH TV (137:15-142:15 or 2 hours and 17 mins- 2 hours and 22 mins) and how the World Title Series continues on TNA Impact Wrestling (142:15-148:15 or 2 hours and 22 mins- 2 hours and 48 mins) as well.
Of course we could go without our W2M Power Rankings and Superstar of the Week (Note that this segment was cut off, the podcast goes silent for three minutes from 148:15-151:15 (2 hours and 48 mins-2 hours and 51 mins,) due to some audio mishap. It picks up with the ending right after that.
The guys will be back on Monday morning with a W2M Special reviewing WWE Hell in a Cell 2015.
Wrestling 2 the MAX Episode 165: NJPW King of Pro-Wrestling 2015 Review, WWE & ESPN, Alberto El Patron in Limbo & More
Sorry we are a day later than normal, Paul caught a bad case of food poisoning and we had to delay the show by one day.
This week on W2M, we headline with a NJPW King of Pro-Wrestling 2015 Review, discussion on WWE pretty much making the deal with EVOLVE known and also WWE's deal with ESPN as well.
However, we start with Quick Hits (9:00-39:00), where we do discuss the deal between WWE and ESPN, how it can be a benefit for both companies and if this is going to send WWE bad signals
about how RAW is actually doing. Then there's the other deal that seems to be everything but official between WWE and EVOLVE. Sami Zayn will be doing a special appearance on the EVOLVE shows this weekend and let's see how it goes from there. Alberto El Patron is also in the news for something positive and negative, plus a heck of a lot more.
We move on to our five questions about WWE RAW (39:00-72:30 or 1 hour & 12 mins,) as we also discuss the impact of the TMZ reveal about Lana and Rusev being engaged here too. Towards the end we also discuss whether or not it is good for Roman Reigns to be cutting long promos.
There's also our review of NXT (72:30- 86:15 or 1 hour & 12 mins- 1 hour & 26 mins) for the week.
This is where we do the NJPW King of Pro-Wrestling 2015 Review (86:15-115:15 or 1 hour & 26 mins- 1 hour & 55 mins,) as Sean and Paul cover the thing from the beginning to the end, discuss some of the big booking decisions, the Best of the Super Juniors Tag Tournament that's been announced, and how things look heading into Power Struggle and Wrestle Kingdom 10.
We finish things out with a look at ROH TV (115:15-121:30 or 1 hour & 55 mins- 2 hours & 1 minute) and the latest episode of TNA Impact Wrestling (121:30-128:45 or 2 hours & 1 minute- 2 hours & 8 mins).
Then it all ends as usual with the W2M Top 5 Power Rankings and Superstar of the Week (128:45-End or 2 hours & 8 mins to the end)
Wrestling 2 the MAX Episode 164: NXT Takeover Respect Review, NJPW King of Pro-Wrestling Preview, & More
This week on W2M, we start things right off the top with a NXT Takeover Respect Review and are joined by Wrestling Unwrapped's Patrick Ketza to help us out with that. We also discuss James Storm apparently signing with NXT here as well.
After that, we head into Quick Hits, where we discuss Undertaker and The Rock possibly doing more with WWE before 2015 comes to a close, New Japan having English announcing for their King of Pro-Wrestling event and that they may have ROH partner with
them to bring Wrestle Kingdom 10 to the USA as well. Daniel Bryan maybe going back to the indies, and Cesaro is in the doghouse again.
Next, is our thoughts on WWE RAW with our five questions about the show.
Then we transition NJPW King of Pro-Wrestling Preview here too.
We then go into the back end of the show with our TNA Bound For Glory 2015 Review and our thoughts on the newest episode of TNA Impact Wrestling with our five questions from that show.
Of course, we finish with our W2M Power Rankings and Superstar of the Week, and also include our September 2015 Wrestler of the Month and Match of the Month too.
Wrestling 2 the MAX Episode 162: NJPW Destruction in Kobe Preview, Paige Pipebomb Promo, ROH All-Star Extravaganza VII Review & More
We headline today with a NJPW Destruction in Kobe Preview, which is the show happening on Sunday morning.
We also discuss the Paige Pipebomb promo and if WWE pulled the trigger on that too fast. Should WWE have waited and used that later on in the storyline? Or was there an outside wrestling reason why they did it? We answer those questions and more.
There's also a double dose of ROH on this show, as we do a ROH All-Star Extravaganza VII Review and discuss the return of NJPW stars to ROH TV too.
We start with Quick Hits (9:00-54:30) as per usual, where we get to happily talk about Lucha Underground returning for a Season 2 in 2016, but will it be with Alberto El Patron in toe? We also discuss if WWE finally does something with SmackDown when it comes to the USA Network, Eva Marie possibly being hit with a dose of reality, an update on Sting, possible Wrestlemania 32 opponents for Undertaker and more.
Then we let Paul have time to talk about WWE Night of Champions 2015 since he wasn’t on the Review Special on Sunday Night. Next, we get into our review of RAW (54:45-88:00) by storyline and here is where we have our topic about the Paige Pipebomb Promo as well. Next, is us talking about this week’s NXT (88:15-107:45) episode as well.
After that, Paul hits on ROH’s All-Star Extravaganza VII PPV (108:00-121:45) and we also touch on this week’s ROH TV (121:45-127:00) that featured the return of some NJPW stars to the program.
Speaking of NJPW, this is where we do the NJPW Destruction in Kobe Preview (127:00-142:25).
Finally, we finish things off with TNA Impact (142:30-158:00) post GFW Invasion and do our W2M Power Rankings (158:00-End) as well.
We will be back on Sunday Night with another W2M Special reviewing both NJPW Destruction in Okayama and Destruction in Kobe with a special guest.
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