We are without Paul this week, as he had to have surgery on a fractured orbital bone that he suffered in a car accident that happened on Sunday night. However, Chris Lemchi and Justin Vali, who were both live in the arena for HIAC, along with 411 Mania's Robert Cooper and Daniel Anderson from the Co-operative Multiplayer podcast join Gary and Sean to review Hell in a Cell 2014 and the post PPV RAW. There's also solo reviews of NXT and TNA, along with all of the news in "Quick Hits," a special topic on where WWE's headed and who could lead them on the way there. Plus Superstar of the Week. Enjoy the Show!!!
This week on W2M, Chris Lemchi joins us to review RAW and preview the Hell in a Cell PPV happening on Sunday. Chris, Gary, and Paul will all be attending that PPV by the way as well. We also spend time discussing what we would like to see post HIAC as well. Then we spend time reviewing NXT and TNA. We discuss all the news of the week in "Quick Hits," do our Top 5 Power Rankings, and also answer all of your questions in the mailbag.
This week on W2M, we review RAW, NXT, TNA Impact, and yes, we do have a review of TNA Bound For Glory as well, it wasn't that bad actually. We also discuss about where TNA goes from here and if we should expect something about a US TV deal soon. Plus we discuss all the wrestling news of the week in "Quick Hits." The Top 5 Power Rankings and a whole lot more.
This week on W2M, Paul is back! And we review whatever that abomination of RAW was, we also review a terrific NXT episode, and sadly we still have to preview TNA Bound For Glory that happens this Sunday. Plus we will discuss why WWE seems to be wanting to kill their characters before they've hit their expiration date, some of our favorite Smackdown moments, discuss all the news in "Quick Hits," do our Top 5 Power Rankings, answer your questions in the mailbag and a whole lot more.
One day late and a man down, but we are still here to deliver that W2M goodness you know and love. Paul is out this week due to being sick with the flu, but at least we have Indy wrestling commentator and one half of The Reaction, Harry Broadhurst, on with us to review RAW, we also have the debut of Antonio "Pacman" King on here as a guest as well. We then go solo to review NXT and two week's worth of TNA as well. Plus all the news of the week in "Quick Hits." Since Paul is not here, we go back to our old Superstar of the Week format for one week. There's a whole lot more as well. Enjoy the Show!!!
This week on W2M, Chris Lemchi joins us to review WWE Night of Champions 2014 and the post PPV RAW. Then we go with the regular trio for the NXT and TNA IMPACT No Surrender reviews. Plus we get to all the news that happened this week in "Quick Hits," our Top 5 Power Rankings, and a whole lot more.
This week on W2M, we preview the WWE Night of Champions PPV happening this Sunday. We also review the go-home RAW and TNA as well. We also discuss why it is important to keep focus on yourself and not help out the competition. Why does this hurt WWE or TNA when they do this? How can it be prevented? And what can the companies do to deal with competition without basically catering to them. Plus we have all the wrestling news of the week in "Quick Hits," our Top 5 Power Rankings, Match of the Week, and a whole lot more. Enjoy the Show!!!
We are not covering NXT Takeover Fatal 4 Way on this show, because we did a special W2M Extra # 6 for it. You can listen to the audio version via our spreaker page, or you can watch the video version by visiting this link (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MdMfRs3eqcM)
In this special W2M Extra # 6 we review NXT Takeover Fatal 4 Way. We also discuss how we would handle NXT Superstars making special appearances on RAW, plus the news that has happened in the last few days as well. Enjoy the show!!! Remember, this Extra is for Spreaker, Youtube, and websites only. It won't be going on-demand to the usual places.
This week on W2M, we review RAW and review two week's worth of NXT as we get ready for NXT Takeover 2 happening in a few days. We also spend time previewing the 2 hour special, and of course, we will have a W2M Extra on NXT Takeover Fatal 4 Way right after the show ends on Thursday night. On this episode, we also delve into "the value of perception" in wrestling. Why it matters more in wrestling than say in sports, how winning and losing can change the views of fans, what that can do to a wrestler's character and more. Plus all the news of the week in "Quick Hits," our Top 5 Power Rankings, and of course we answer your questions in the mailbag as well.
Sorry, we apologize for being two days late, but Sean couldn't get internet connected in his new apartment until today. So, because of that, this week on W2M we review RAW and two week’s worth of TNA as well. (We are gonna leave NXT for Tuesday night's episode and just do two week's of NXT and then preview NXT Takeover 2 on that episode as well.) In our special topic, we are discussing "the many ways to build up wrestling talent," where with comments from the W2M Facebook group and using our own knowledge, we delve into what are the ingredients for building up talent in a wrestling organization, is there a formula to it all, what can help make it feel organic, and what WWE and TNA can do to improve on how they push their talent. Plus the usual news in Quick Hits, the Top 5 Power Rankings, and a whole bunch more.
This week on W2M, We got a review of RAW, TNA's Hardcore Justice, NXT, and we look back at the history of the podcast considering this is our 2 year anniversary episode. Gary and Sean recorded the first episode of the podcast two years ago today. With that being said, our big topic on the first episode was a "State of WWE in 2012." We are going to examine if anything has changed two years later, plus we have Paul getting to bring his thoughts about this for the first time too, as well as, a W2M listener James Foncannon. So, we are doing a State of WWE in 2014, plus we got all the news in "Quick Hits," The Power Rankings, we answer your questions in the mailbag, and more. Enjoy the show!!!
This week on W2M, we review Summerslam 2014, the post PPV RAW, TNA IMPACT, which featured a Hardy Boyz vs. Dudleys match, and NXT. Plus we finally discuss the "art of the feud" and what makes feuds work, what is the key to a good feud, what are some of our favorite feuds ever, plus we get some help from the W2M Facebook group on this as well. We also cover all the news in "Quick Hits," discuss our Top 5 Power Rankings of the week, debut our Match of the Week too. Enjoy the show!!!
This week on W2M, we preview WWE Summerslam 2014 and review the go-home RAW as well. We also spend time reviewing the newly released "Ladies & Gentlemen My Name is Paul Heyman DVD," TNA Impact where #Ithappened, and NXT as well. We also discuss the "art of the feud" what makes a feud memorable? What makes it stand out? What are the ingredients to a great feud? And what's going on with feuds today? We also discuss all the wrestling news of the week in Quick Hits and give out our Top 5 Power Rankings as well. Plus we answer your questions in the mailbag too! Enjoy the show!!!
This week on W2M, we review RAW, TNA Destination X, & NXT. We also delve into the WWE financials, the continuing story of TNA's cancellation, Smackdown possibly moving back to Thursday Nights, and a whole lot more in Quick Hits. Plus the debut of our Top 5 Power Rankings and we discuss wrestling stories in the mailbag.
This week on W2M we review RAW, TNA NYC Show 2, and NXT. We also discuss the latest on all the stuff with Spike and TNA, plus all the other news of the week in Quick Hits, our expanded Superstar of the Week, the debut of the mailbag, and a whole lot more. Enjoy the show!!!
This week on W2M, we celebrate Episode 100 of Wrestling 2 the MAX discussing stories from the past, failed show segments, and giving a few thank you's along the way. We also review WWE Battleground 2014, the post ppv RAW, the first TNA NYC show, and NXT as well. We also discuss all the news of the week in "Quick Hits" and an expanded Superstar of the Week too. Plus we debut our this week in RAW history segment, and more.
Sorry, we are a day late due to Sean having some personal issues to attend to on our regular day. This week on W2M, we preview WWE Battleground 2014, review Monday's go-home episode of RAW, TNA IMPACT, and NXT as well. We also use our special topic to discuss how WWE can improve the WWE Network subscription numbers, what type of content do they need to add? Do they need more original content or more old stuff? And we also use feedback from our W2M Facebook group members to add to the discussion too. Plus all the news this week in "Quick Hits" and Superstar of the Week too. Enjoy the Show!!!
This week on W2M, we review RAW, TNA IMPACT, and NXT as per usual. We also spend time giving our thoughts on the WWE Network sneak peek of the Monday Night War first episode, what makes it great and what made those days something all the fans wanted to see. Does the lack of competition hurt WWE, and does anyone stand a chance of standing toe to toe with WWE ever again? We examine all of that and more in our special topic of the week. Plus all the news of this week in "Quick Hits" and Superstar of the Week too. Enjoy the Show!!!
This week on W2M, we are joined by Harry Broadhurst and 411mania.com RAW Recapper and Wrestling Column Writer, Tony Acero. You may also know them as the guys from the RAW Reaction podcast that's on Powerhouse Wrestling Radio. We do a joint review of WWE Money in the Bank 2014 and the post PPV RAW. Then Tony and Harry leave, and we do a TNA IMPACT, and NXT Review as well. We also spend time discussing the current situation with each of WWE's titles and if a Battle Royal for the IC Title was the appropriate decision and what does it say about how uncreative WWE is? Also do we consider this week's TNA a reset? Plus all the news in "Quick Hits" and Superstar of the Week too. Enjoy the show!!! We apologize in advance, but due to the guest appearances, our show ran really long and has some language that may not be appropriate for everyone.
Sorry we are a day late, but computer issues prevented us from doing the podcast last night. However, we are here and we have a packed show for you.
This week on W2M, we preview WWE Money in the Bank 2014 and review the go home RAW to said PPV. Speaking of PPV's, we review ROH's first ever LIVE PPV "Best in the World 2014." We also review two episodes of NXT, last week's and this week's, plus all the news of the week in Quick Hits and Superstar of the Week too. Enjoy the Show!!!