No “Best Of” WWE Shows This Year, Talent Relations Staffer Released, WWE ’13 Update

– WWE will not be doing a “Best Of” show at the end of this year after all. They will tape the December 31st episode of RAW on December 29th from Washington, DC. They will tape the January 2nd and January 4th episodes of Main Event and SmackDown on December 30th from Richmond, Virginia. The December 24th RAW show will also be a regular RAW but will be taped on December 18th in Pittsburgh, a Tuesday. There is also a December 19th taping where they will tape the December 21st and December 28th SmackDown but the location isn’t known yet.

– WWE recently released Nicole Dorazio. She had worked in talent relations for over a decade as an assistant to both Jim Ross and John Laurinaitis. No word yet on why she’s gone.

– Pre-orders for the WWE ’13 video game are ahead of last year’s game and last year’s game set a record for pre-orders. WWE ’13 is available for pre-order on the PS3, Xbox 360 and Nintendo Wii on WWE ’13’s schedule release date is October 30, 2012. For more details and to pre-order click here.

(Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)