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Posted On May 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Real Reason G.I. Joe: Retaliation Was Delayed Until 2013

It was recently announced that the G.I. Joe: Retaliation, which had been scheduled to be released on June 29th, has been pushed back to March 29, 2013. The original reason given was that Paramount wanted to convert the movie to 3D in post-production to maximize the film’s potential revenues. Box office competition from the new Avengers, Batman and Spiderman movies was also cited as a reason for the delay. Deadline.com is now reporting that there is another reason why Paramount bumped the release date to March 2013 (after spending millionsRead More

Posted On April 27, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

News & Recap From WWE Shareholders Meeting; Vince McMahon

Thanks to Dave Meltzer from the Wrestling Observer for the following on WWE’s shareholders meeting: Vince McMahon spoke for 7-8 minutes off the cuff. He said that the only two things in life that are guaranteed are death and taxes. He said there are actually three things because he guarantees that one year from now, the company will be in way better shape than it is now. He said there were two reasons, the film department and TV licensing, why revenue and profits were down. He noted that they, byRead More

Posted On April 8, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE WrestleMania 28 Social Media Stats Revealed; Big Success

WWE’s aim to make WrestleMania the biggest social media event of the year was a huge success. The broadcast at one point had seven of the top nine worldwide trending topics on Twitter. It generated 110 worldwide trends over the show and pre-show’s five hour period. WWE shared a number of other Wrestlemania social stats with Mashable.com: – A partnership with YouTube to deliver Wrestlemania content gained a total of more than 3.9 million views for the week surrounding the event. – Despite being a pay-per-view broadcast, Wrestlemania was TV’sRead More

Posted On March 27, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

David Otunga Talks Dream Opponent, Favorite WM Moment, More

The Los Angeles Times posted a interview with David Otunga about this Sunday’s WrestleMania 28 pay-per-view. Here are some highlights.   If there is more pressure competing at WrestleMania: “Yes. Absolutely. WrestleMania truly is our Super Bowl. It’s the time that you dream about. I have been imaging my WrestleMania moment forever and I have built it up so much in my head that I want it to be perfect. You are going to have so many eyes watching you – it’s the best of the best. The pressure isRead More
ImpactWrestling.com has released the official preview for this Thursday’s episode of Impact Wrestling. Don’t miss Thursday’s TNA IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast on SpikeTV at 9/8c – featuring a huge tag team main event, Sting’s future, plus the return of New York Giants star Brandon Jacobs! If you can’t watch it on Thursday night, make sure to set your DVR to record it so you don’t miss any of the Total Nonstop Action! – The big news is the shocking Tweet by Sting: “I’M DONE”. What does it mean? Is it whatRead More

Posted On February 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

RAW Preview For Tonight, Chris Jericho & CM Punk’s Feud Continues

- The Chris Jericho vs. CM Punk storyline continued at Saturday’s RAW live event in Wichita, Kansas, another sign that the two are headed for a showdown at WrestleMania 28. Jericho appeared during the Punk vs. Dolph Ziggler match and tried to cost Punk the match twice, nailing him with a Codebreaker when the referee was laid out. – Tonight’s WWE RAW Supershow takes place from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma from the Chesapeake Energy Arena. Following his return to WWE television last week, we can confirm that Triple H is scheduledRead More

Posted On October 26, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Latest On Miami Hosting WWE WrestleMania 28

The Miami Herald has a new article up looking at what city officials had to do to bring WrestleMania 28 to their city next year. City officials promised WWE a $250,000 subsidy, along with other perks, and access to Miami-Dade county’s three largest venues – Sun Life Stadium, the Miami Beach Convention Center and the American Airlines Arena. To get Miami in the mood for ‘Mania, city officials will be hanging WrestleMania banners from light posts along the highways and around 200 volunteers from the city will be recruited toRead More

Posted On March 22, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Alberto Del Rio Speaks On WM27, Sin Cara, Losing His Mask

Alberto Del Rio was interviewed recently by Latino.Foxnews.com, here are some highlights of what he said about: His WrestleMania Title Match: “It’s incredible. It’s going to be the peak of my career. My family, my entire country is going to be proud of me. As a kid, all I wanted to do was be a wrestler. Now that I’m here in WWE – WrestleMania is our NBA, our Super Bowl, our World Series of professional wrestling. As a wrestler, as a performer, I always dreamed of being in something likeRead More

Posted On February 7, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Ric Flair To Appear On ESPN This Afternoon

Ric Flair is scheduled to appear on ESPN this afternoon at 3:40 EST to talk about the Green Bay Packers winning the Super Bowl.Read More

Posted On February 7, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Triple H’s WWE Return, Super Bowl MVP Gets WWE Title Belt

– In another sign that Triple H will be returning to WWE in the near future, the latest issue of WWE Magazine (now on sale) features Triple H on the cover with the headline, “He’s Back!” As reported over the weekend, Triple H is being advertised for the March 28th episode of WWE RAW from Chicago (the final RAW before WrestleMania). The arena website is reporting that he’ll be teaming with John Cena, Edge and Randy Orton against Wade Barrett, The Miz, Alberto Del Rio and CM Punk in whatRead More

Posted On February 7, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Angle Twitter Rant, TNA Knockout Retires, Where’s Maven?

For those who have emailed in asking about Kurt Angle’s recent comments on Twitter regarding the Jeff/Karen Jarrett segments that aired on Impact last week, he was in character mode. While there’s clearly truth in some of his comments as the whole storyline between Kurt and Jeff are based on a real-life situation, those segments would have never aired if Angle had a genuine problem with it. PWM reader Joe Kupe sent in the following: Flipped over to HSN following tonight’s game and Maven was one of the two hostsRead More

Posted On February 7, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

The Rock Featured In Super Bowl Commercial, Del Rio’s Cars

– The February 4 episode of WWE Vintage Collection featured the following television matches from 1992 and 1993 (Thanks to Devin Cutting): * Kamala vs. Typhoon from the WWF TV taping on November 24th, 1992 * Tito Santana vs. Terry Taylor from the WWF TV taping on October 12th, 1992 * Papa Shango vs. Marty Jannetty from the WWF TV taping on November 24th, 1992 * The Big Boss Man & Virgil vs. The Beverly Brothers from the WWF TV taping on February 18th, 1992 * Bob Backlund vs. ShawnRead More
– John Cena missed last night’s Raw live event in Rochester, Minnesota so he could attend Gillette’s Super Bowl weekend promotional activities in Dallas, Texas. He was not expected to appear at this afternoon’s WWE Supershow in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, but did, working the opening match against CM Punk. He then flew back to Dallas. He will be on hand for tomorrow’s Raw in Milwaukee. — Evan Bourne was in Las Vegas, Nevada yesterday looking for tickets to the evening’s UFC 126 event, which was sold out. It is unknown whetherRead More