Preliminary Buyrate For WWE Survivor Series 2012

The preliminary buyrate for WWE Survivor Series 2012 was revealed in the company’s latest key performance indicators. The show did an estimated 212,000 buys, down from the 281,000 the show did last year and the 244,000 the show did in 2010. Survivor Series 2012 featured a public blowing up of the main event plans which […]

Kiss Of The Year Tops WWE Slammy Voting Totals

WWE touted the fact their new App was downloaded over 151,000 times during this week’s WWE Raw featuring the 2012 Slammy Awards, giving them over 3 million total downloads. The Slammy’s recorded more than 583,000 votes with the following categories getting the most votes: Kiss of the Year – 95,581 votes Superstar of the Year […]

WWE Announces Royal Rumble Fan Fest

- WWE sent out the following on Friday: Royal Rumble FAN FEST coming to Phoenix Jan. 26 – 27 For the first time ever, Phoenix’s US Airways Center will host the WWE ROYAL RUMBLE FAN FEST, Saturday, Jan 26 and Sunday, Jan 27. This ultimate WWE fan experience will kick off the 26th edition of […]

WWE Responds To THQ Bankruptcy Filing

WWE issued the following press release regarding THQ filing for bankruptcy: STAMFORD, Conn., December 20, 2012 – WWE (NYSE:WWE) is listed in THQ, Inc.’s recent bankruptcy filing as an unsecured creditor holding a claim of approximately $45 million reflecting the entirety of the existing multi-year agreement. Any impairment of a current THQ account receivable would […]

The Rock Even More Massive, WWE Week Wraps, Former Star Completes Rehab

- WNW reader Dave L sent in the following photo of The Rock showing off his legs: Sometimes the most important victories are just for yourself.LEGS.#5KneeSurgeries#RupturedDiscs#StillFindAWay twitter.com/TheRock/status… — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) December 17, 2012 – Speaking of Rock, WWE Week will wrap up Friday night with WWE Champion CM Punk hosting “The Game Plan” starring […]

The Rock’s WWE Return Revealed, The Shield & Big E Langston Added/Randy Orton Removed, Backstage WWE Photos

- The Miami Herald reports The Rock will return to WWE Raw on Monday January 7, 2013 in Tampa and to Smackdown on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 in Miami. Click here for their coverage. – The Shield and Big E Langston have been added to upcoming WWE Raw holiday live events. – Randy Orton, on […]

R-Truth Injury Update

R-Truth is dealing with soreness and stiffness from the gruesome knee injury he suffered at WWE TLC on Sunday. Despite the gory nature of the injury, the latest word is he is expected to be able to return to the ring some time next month. If you missed it (and have a strong stomach), you […]

How Much THQ Owes WWE, Todd Grisham’s Success After WWE, Sheamus Speaks

- According to a report by Bloomberg, THQ owes WWE $45 million as one of their largest unsecured creditors. We first mentioned this in Thursday’s Premium Mailbag. WWE announced Wednesday they will be “actively participating” in THQ’s bankruptcy proceedings. – Former WWE personality Todd Grisham will host Friday Night Fights on ESPN2 beginning January 4, […]