Backstage News On The Rock vs. CM Punk, Updated WWE Business Numbers & More



cm-punk-the-rock

- The 30-man WWE Royal Rumble match was originally scheduled to main event last Sunday’s pay-per-view but that obviously got switched out in favor of The Rock vs. CM Punk. They are expected to main event Elimination Chamber also.

- WWE shipped 444,000 DVD’s during December 2012, up 52%. The most shipped DVD’s as of late are WrestleMania 28 with 237,000 units, CM Punk with 120,000 units, NWO Revolution with 106,000 units and the Attitude Era set with 105,000 units.

- WWE’s website had 11 million unique visitors in December 2012, down 5%. Their shop website averaged 1,903 merchandise orders per day in December 2012, up due to the Christmas holiday.

- WWE’s live events averaged 6,210 paid fans for the month of December 2012.

(Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)



Recent Posts

Bruno Sammartino & WWE Superstars At Comic Con, Jim Ross Talking To Top Stars, DDP Yoga

Bruno Sammartino & WWE Superstars At Comic Con, Jim Ross Talking To Top Stars, DDP Yoga

- The Philadelphia Wizard World convention on June 20th, 21st and 22nd will feature John Cena, Batis...

WWE Superstar Out Of Action For 4-6 Months, WWE Stock Bouncing Back

WWE Superstar Out Of Action For 4-6 Months, WWE Stock Bouncing Back

- WWE has confirmed that Darren Young underwent surgery for a torn ACL. Dr. Chris Amann told WWE.com...

ShortSmug: Looking At Jeff Jarrett’s New Promotion GFW

ShortSmug: Looking At Jeff Jarrett's New Promotion GFW

On Monday April 7th, 2014, Jeff Jarrett officially announced his new organization, which will be cal...

Triple H Issues Ultimatum To The Shield, Talks Monster Kane Coming Back, Daniel Bryan, More

Triple H Issues Ultimatum To The Shield, Talks Monster Kane Coming Back, Daniel Bryan, More

As seen below, Triple H is back doing his weekly interviews with Michael Cole after being away for o...

WWE Using More Bandwidth Than Ever, Million Dollar Man Video Interview, Ric Flair Update

WWE Using More Bandwidth Than Ever, Million Dollar Man Video Interview, Ric Flair Update

- A new tech report from Qwilt notes that WWE and Twitch.tv are consuming internet bandwidth at an e...