Wrestlemania 23

|Date: April 1, 2007 |Venue: Fort Field |City: Detroit, Michigan |Attendance: 80,103 |Buys: 1,188,000 |Brand: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger All Grown Up. Wrestlemania has come a long way in 23 years but this event draws comparisons to Wrestlemania 3. This event has the highest number of buys of any WWE PPV ever up to now and officially has the second highest amount of buys of all time (as I write this … Continue reading Wrestlemania 23

New Year’s Revolution 2007

|Date: January 7th, 2007 |Venue: Kemper Memorial Stadium |City: Kansas City, Missouri |Attendance: 10,000 |Buys: 220,000 |Brand: Raw |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Revolution Continues. D-Generation X are on the poster so presumably it is their revolution that is continuing. Tonight they’ll be in tag team action, they get a world tag team title shot against the champions Rated RKO. Randy Orton and Edge have stepped up their agression, bloodying both Shawn Michaela dn Triple … Continue reading New Year’s Revolution 2007

Vengeance 2006

|Date: June 25, 2006 |Venue: Charlotte Bobcats Arena |City: Charlotte, North Carolina |Attendance: 6,800 |Buys: 337,000 |Brand: Raw (& ECW) |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Vengeance is due tonight and this years show features the official return of D-Generation X. Vince McMahon is given Shawn Michaels and Triple H so much hell that the two former friends have teamed back up and bought back the green and black. Shawn Michaels returned to help out Triple H … Continue reading Vengeance 2006

ECW One Night Stand 2006

|Date: June 11, 2006 |Venue: Hammerstein Ballroom |City: New York, New York |Attendance: 2,460 |Buys: 280,000 |Brand: ECW, Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger ECW returns for the second annual One Night Stand PPV. ECW is due to return this week as a weekly hour-long show and this will be the catalyst heading into it. It’ll be in the same vein as the 2005 show but the 2006 event has far more WWE talent … Continue reading ECW One Night Stand 2006

Backlash 2006

|Date: April 30, 2006 |Venue: Rupp Arena |City: Lexington, Kentucky |Attendance: 14,000 |Buys: 220,000 |Brand: Raw |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Long Live The King. Triple H has the chance to get back onto his throne tonight but it won’t be easy. Tonight’s main event will pit John Cena against Triple H and Edge in a triple threat match for the WWE Championship. Triple H and Edge both demanded a shot at Cena’s title and so … Continue reading Backlash 2006

Wrestlemania 22

|Date: April 2, 2006 |Venue: Allstate Arena |City: Rosemont, Illinois |Attendance: 17, 159 |Buys: 930,000 |Brand: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Big Time! That’s the theme for this show and it is certainly a show with a big time feel. There are eleven big matches making up the card of the biggest event of the year. For me, the WWE Championship is always the main event so I’ll being with that match. … Continue reading Wrestlemania 22

Royal Rumble 2006

|Date: January 29, 2006 |Venue: American Airlines Arena |City: Miami, Florida |Attendance: 16,000 |Buys: 550,000 |Brand: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Royal Rumble, my favourite match of the year and tonight will be no different. There is no clear favourite going into the match but a handful of guys worth keeping your eye on. The likes of Triple H, Shawn Michaels and the returning Rob Van Dam representing Raw and Randy Orton, … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2006

Taboo Tuesday 2005

|Date: November 1, 2005 |Venue: iPayone Center |City: San Diego, California |Attendance: 6,000 |Buys: 250,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Log On. Take Over. Taboo Tuesday returns for a second year and once again, opponents and stipulations will be decided by the fans who can vote online. There will be 8 matches for the fans to vote on tonight with the main event being contested for the WWE Championship. John Cena will be defending … Continue reading Taboo Tuesday 2005

Summerslam 2005

| Date: August 21, 2005 | Venue: MCI Center | City: Washington DC | Attendance: 15, 700 | Buys: 650, 000 | tweet me: @BastionBlogger Hogan vs. Michaels: For the first time ever. You can guess what is considered to be the main event tonight off that tagline alone. On paper the whole card is stacked even without the likes of Triple H, The Big Show, Kane, Booker T, Intercontinental Champion Carlito and … Continue reading Summerslam 2005

Wrestlemania 21

| Date: April 3, 2005 | Venue: Staples Center | City: Los Angeles, California | Attendance: 20, 193 | Buys: 980, 000 | tweet me: @BastionBlogger Wrestlemania goes Hollywood! This years event comes from LA and has the second highest amount of buys for any PPV up to now (behind Wrestlemania 17). There’s a double main event as both world championships are set to be defended. Royal Rumble winner Batista turned his back … Continue reading Wrestlemania 21