Keeping the Spirit Alive V.12 (7/1/2011): The Early Build for July

The promotions covered in this article NJPW, All Japan, NOAH, ZERO1, K-DOJO, SMASH, DDT, RJPW, and IGF. I tried to cover all the bases, and you can expect more info around the time of the bigger events. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Tetsuya Naito will be the next NJPW talent to be heading off … Continue reading

Keeping the Spirit Alive: This Week in Japanese Pro Wrestling V.10 (6/4/2011)

Manabu Nakanishi [44] suffered a neck injury following a German Suplex by Wataru Inoue in the main event of the 6/4 show. The referee soon after checking on Nakanishi stopped the match and then he was after taken backstage by the NJPW talent and officials and then taken to the … Continue reading

This Week in Japanese Pro Wrestling V.8 (5/16/2011)

New Japan has released a teaser video for upcoming G1 CLIMAX XXI which will take place in August. New Japan’s upcoming tour following the NJPW USA INVASION will be the BEST OF THE SUPER Jr Tournament. I already made a previous post with all the information posted in one place … Continue reading

This Week in Japanese Pro Wrestling V.6 (4/15/2011)

The full cards for the next 2 NJPW shows have been released. The bigger match added for ths shows is on 4/19 with a big 6 Man Tag match which showcases NJPW vs. DDT. Also on 4/19 the first wave contestants in the upcoming “BEST OF THE SUPER Jr.” tournament … Continue reading

This Week in Japanese Pro Wrestling Week V.5 (4/8/2011)

Following Sundays show the next 2 bigger shows coming up for NJPW have already started building up. NJPW “NEW JAPAN BRAVE 2011”, 4/19/2011 (Tues) @ Tokyo Korakuen Hall () Special Single Match: Togi Makabe vs. Satoshi Kojima ~ These two’s feud is far from over and at yesterdays show the … Continue reading

Pro Wrestling News from Japan for Feb. 18th, 2011! NOAH 3/5 update, MVP in Japan, All Japan update!

NOAH News: Most of the card has finally been added to the 3/5 “GREAT VOYAGE 2011 in Tokyo” show. This is all following the 2/16 show which saw a few challenges made and as you can see below the matches have been signed to indeed happen. Namely in which Taniguchi … Continue reading