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

Royal Rumble 2007

|Date: January 27, 2007 |Venue: AT&T Center |City: San Antonio, Texas |Attendance: 13,500 |Buys: 491,000 |Brand: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Royal Rumble, my favourite pay per view of the year, the one I always look forward to and this edition is no different. The Royal Rumble match is the jewel in the crown as always and this year all 30 men that re in the match have already been announced. … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2007

December To Dismember 2006

|Date: December 3, 2006 |Venue: James Brown Arena |City: Augusta, Georgia |Attendance: 4,800 |Buys: 90,000 |Brand: ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger You Better Watch Out….this might be terrible. I tend to introduce my reviews with a run-down of the matches. Well, only two matches have been advertised for this show so it won’t take long. The main event will be for the ECW Championship held by The Big Show. Originally Rob Van Dam was given … Continue reading December To Dismember 2006

Survivor Series 2006

|Date: November 26, 2006 |Venue: Wachovia Center |City: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania |Attendance: 15,400 |Buys: 383,000 |Brand: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The 20th anniversary of Survivor Series has a traditional feel to it with 3 of the 7 matches announced being traditional Survivor Series matches, which is the most amount of traditional matches since 1999. The main event however is for the World Heavyweight Championship as King Booker defends his belt against Batista. … Continue reading Survivor Series 2006

Summerslam 2006

|Date: August 20, 2006 |Venue: TD Banknorth Garden |City: Boston, Massachusetts |Attendance: 16,168 |Buys: 541,000 |Brands: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Biggest Party Of The Summer! Summerslam tonight features 7 matches, four from Raw, two from Smackdown and one from ECW. The WWE Championship will of course be defended but the title hasn’t actually changed hands on a Summerslam event since 2002. That night Brock Lesnar defeated The Rock but tonight … Continue reading Summerslam 2006

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

ECW One Night Stand 2005

|Date: June 12, 2005 |Venue: Hammerstein Ballroom |City: New York City, New York |Attendance: 2,500 |Buys: 340, 000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger ECW returns! Albeit just for one night only. Tommy Dreamer and Paul Heyman have been tasked with putting together an ECW show featuring some of the top ECW stars from the late 90’s. Prior to the show there were no match announcements or no build to the matches. Instead the build has … Continue reading ECW One Night Stand 2005