Official Buyrate Information For Royal Rumble & Elimination Chamber

WWE issued their 2013 first quarter results on Thursday morning (See also – Full WWE 2013 First Quarter Results – Vince McMahon Comments). In them, the official buyrate numbers for all of the pay-per-views in the quarter were reported. They were as follows: Royal Rumble – 512,000 buys (compared to 443,000 in 2012) Elimination Chamber […]

Full WWE 2013 First Quarter Results – Vince McMahon Comments

WWE issued their 2013 First Quarter Results Thursday morning before market open. The release is available in its entirety below: WWE® Reports 2013 First Quarter Results Company Release – 05/02/2013 08:30 STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– WWE (NYSE:WWE) today announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2013. Revenues totaled $124.0 million as compared to $123.1 […]

Batista Focused On Acting, Tickets To Next Week’s Raw, Summer Rae Featured

Dave Batista Focused on Movies Dave Batista recently addressed his status on Twitter. Here’s a cryptic message: I’m focused on movies now. No #MMA anytime soon. No #WWE plans either, but not opposed. Hopefully #MyFansSupportMe — Dave Bautista (@DaveBautista) May 1, 2013 This goes along with everything we’ve reported, that Dave was open to a […]

New Details On WWE Changing How They Promote Live Events

WWE is altering the way they promote their live events. In addition to now acknowledging WWE NXT (developmental) live events on their official Live Events page, the company is eliminating separate Raw and Smackdown shows in favor of the broader WWE Live Tour label. This is something that has been in the works since a […]

Who Would WWE Stars Pick As Their Manager?, Extreme Rules Lineup

The latest episode of WWE Inbox is now online. In it, WWE Superstars and Divas answer your questions, including who they would pick as their manager. You can watch it at this link or embedded in the video below: [youtube id="Wri2EGi2HkI" width="620" height="360"] Below is the updated lineup for WWE Extreme Rules 2013: WWE Championship […]

Highlights From WWE’s 2012 Annual Report – TV, Merchandise, International Expansion, Partnerships

WWE filed their 2012 Annual Report ahead of Thursday’s quarterly earnings report and investor conference call. I compiled the bullet points from the beginning of the report and have included them below: While existing television properties maintained their lasting popularity, WWE expanded its broadcast content in 2012 with the launch of two new shows, WWE […]

Perry Saturn At WWE NXT, CM Punk At Blackhawks Game, WWE Payback Poster

Perry Saturn at WWE Developmental Perry Saturn was at WWE NXT last week working with developmental talent in Tampa, Florida. Bill DeMott thanked him on Twitter: Big thanks to @perrysaturn1For a great week last week. Always makes for good work and environment !#DEMOTTCRACY #NXTMEANSBUSINESS — Bill DeMott (@BillDeMott) May 1, 2013 CM Punk at Blackhawks […]

More Stephanie McMahon Ripped Photos, WWE Raw Live In Canada

More Stephanie McMahon Ripped Photos TMZ has more photos of Stephanie McMahon looking ripped from RSMuscle.com. You can view them at this link. Monday Night Raw Live in Canada Wrestling News World reader Dustyn sent word that WWE Monday Night Raw will air live in Canada beginning next Monday, May 6, 2013 on The Score. […]

WWE’s New Partnership With Yahoo In Video

WWE put together a video package from the company’s announcement at the Yahoo! Digital Content NewFront event in New York City on Monday and posted it on YouTube. You can watch it at this link or embedded in the video below: [youtube id="Ai8JuWf1wyI" width="620" height="360"] Under the agreement, Yahoo becomes the new “premiere global video […]