Monthly Archives: October 2014

Wrestling, comics collide

Wrestling, comics collide Life is good for Mike Kingston these days. The lifelong comic nut and professional wrestling fanatic has found a way to blend his two passions with his love for writing, and he’s found a formula for success so far. Kingston is less than $2,000 from once again raising the funds to produce the latest in his series of...

Calling the Shots: Hell in a Cell 2014

Calling the Shots: Hell in a Cell 2014 The only reason that I’m looking forward to Hell in a Cell is Ambrose and Rollins. I fully believe that those two are going to tear the house down and break through the glass ceiling keeping them out of future main-event matches. However, everything leading up to their big showdown is looking pretty snoozerific. Here’s...

It’s game on for Tatevik the Gamer

It's game on for Tatevik the Gamer [caption id="attachment_2538" align="aligncenter" width="753"] Tatevik The Gamer (Photo by Leslie Gamero)[/caption] There are a number of things that make Tatevik Hunanyan stand out. She’s beautiful. She’s tough. She wrestles under the moniker Tatevik The Gamer, due to her love of video games. She’s the very...

TNA Bound for Glory 2014 HITS and MISSES

TNA Bound for Glory 2014 HITS and MISSES TNA Bound for Glory 2014 HITS: [caption id="attachment_2526" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Samoa Joe retains the X-Division Championship[/caption] Samoa Joe vs. Low Ki vs. Kaz Hayashi: On a show with very little positive, this match truly stood out.  Quite frankly, I had forgotten how good Kaz Hayashi was from...

Hamilton Comic Con: A legendary review

Hamilton Comic Con: A legendary review If you've never been to a convention - go to one. Hamilton Comic Con packs a punch on the Con scene, even though it may not be as big as some others. The moment you walk in, you can feel the anticipation building. Seeing everyone in costumes/cosplay. The excitement of others around you resonates with you. "Am I really...

The Poffo legacy lives on

The Poffo legacy lives on [caption id="attachment_2487" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] The late Randy Poffo, and his brother Lanny.[/caption] Had they had it their way, the Poffo brothers would not have become known the world over for poetry, flying elbows and heavyweight championships, but rather for diving catches, home runs and World Series...

Jim Myers: The man behind the Animal

Jim Myers: The man behind the Animal [caption id="attachment_2467" align="alignright" width="1"] Credit: Wrestling Revue[/caption] Had it not been for a knee injury, professional wrestling fans would never have been blessed to come to know Jim Myers, better known by his legendary alter ego, George (The Animal) Steele. Myers, now 77, had only one passion...