The 13 Greatest Things About WWE’s New Generation Era

With each passing mention of WWE’s ‘New Era’, which is said without shame several times per episode every Monday and Thursday night, it harkens back to a previous time WWE tried to aggressively promote a New Era. Back in 1992, the WWE roster went through a massive undertaking and ridded itself of many of the stars of the 80s for various reasons. Whether they were stars who just couldn’t cut the mustard anymore, didn’t fit Vince’s vision, or were synthetically enhanced; there were gaping holes and a bleak outlook for the future of the promotion.


While the likes of Hulk Hogan, Randy Savage, The Ultimate Warrior, and Ric Flair were no longer around, WWE developed a brand new nucleus built around Bret Hart, The Undertaker, and Shawn Michaels who each put away stalwarts of the previous era at WrestleMania VIII, when Roddy Piper, Jake ‘The Snake’ Roberts, and Tito Santana bowed in defeat to the aforementioned stars. Bret Hart would later win the WWE Championship in October ’92 from Ric Flair, but the era didn’t officially change over until the next summer which we’ll be looking at shortly.

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12 MAJOR Questions About The New WWE Brand Split

It’s finally here, WWE has decided to institute a brand split. Starting July 19th, the roster will be divided and SmackDown will be its own live show on Tuesday nights. This comes at a time when many Superstars will be returning from injuries, as WWE will look to further define their New Era. Nevertheless, there are several major questions and concerns about this new brand split.

The last time WWE engaged in splitting their roster, it never felt like a level playing field. No matter how good the wrestling was on SmackDown, it was always about Raw. Monday Night Raw is the flagship show and it will be interesting to see if WWE continues to refer to it as such. This new development brings not only superstars into question, but announcers, title belts, PPVs, and everyone’s favorite; the part-time wrestlers. Regardless of what side of this debate you fall on, whether you think the roster is fine the way it is or you would like to see a return to whatever 2002 through 2011 was, the news of this will affect how you choose to view wrestling from this point forward.

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Top 12 Matches Triple H NEEDS To Have Before He Ends His Career


In 2014, prior to Triple H‘s WrestleMania XXX showdown against Daniel Bryan, Stephanie McMahon narrated a video package where she emphatically declared, “In the end, all that lasts is The Game!” Looking at this past year, with Triple H winning the Royal Rumble along the WWE World Heavyweight Championship, and adding to his WrestleMania main event resume with his battle against Roman Reigns, it may have been the truest thing Stephanie’s ever stated. At 46 years old, he’s not as athletically gifted as he once was, but physically he’s still in a league of his own. Triple H’s many years in the ring have turned him into the ultimate ring general, capable of thinking his way to great a match to compensate for any decline in his physical ability.

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Why Sasha Banks vs Charlotte Should Main Event Summerslam

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While most fans I’ve conversed with would have liked Sasha Banks to win the championship, this sets up WWE to really see where they stand on how much they want to push the women. If it’s not just all talk, Charlotte vs Sasha Banks should headline Summerslam 2016.

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9 Levels of Bret Hart & Hulk Hogan’s Heated Rivalry

Over the years, Bret Hart and Hulk Hogan have shared a tumultuous history. Their lack of in-ring encounters have been offset by stories of their arguments backstage. Bret Hart vs. Hulk Hogan was one of the biggest matches that never happened on a WrestleMania, Starrcade or any PPV  stage for that matter, and two decades of bitterness have lingered from Bret’s side.

Subsequently, the war between them was stoked recently with Bret Hart’s comments regarding Hogan’s misfortune tied in with the death of Roddy Piper. Some have felt Bret’s comments were out of line, but looking at the history between these two, they aren’t out of place.

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9 All-Time Legends Who Were Never Ranked #1 In The #PWI500

Every year since 1991, Pro Wrestling Illustrated has released their list of the 500 best wrestlers in the world.

Over a one year evaluation period, PWI ranks wrestlers based on win-loss record, major feuds, championships held, quality of competition, wrestling ability, and overall activity within the wrestling industry. In it’s 25-year history, the list has shocked fans, excluded or rewarded wrestlers, and become one of the year’s biggest debates.

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