This week on Wrestle Buddies, GameSpot’s skilled wrestling podcast, Chris E. Hayner and Mat Elfring are spending their time up to now, a time when wrestling was a lot sillier and arguably a lot larger. In spite of everything, this was a time when wrestlers appeared in character on late night time discuss exhibits. What’s to not love?
First, we bounce within the time machine and return to 1990 to recollect the Ultimate Warrior’s look on The Arsenio Corridor Present. Warrior was there to advertise his Wrestlemania VI match with Hulk Hogan, although in the event you’ve watched the phase you’d suppose he was promoting the thought of grunting, flexing, and taking off his shirt as a life-style. All through the interview, Arsenio appears to be like caught someplace between terrified and genuinely amused. After breaking down the appearance–and Warrior’s nonsensical answers–we perceive why.
Then, it is time to dig into one other of WWE’s non-wrestling enterprise ventures. This time, we head to Canada for a go to to WWE Niagara Falls, the best wrestling-related vacationer entice north of the border. WWE Niagara Falls was primarily a wrestling merchandise retailer with a theme park trip on the roof. No one actually is aware of why, however you will be shocked to search out out this place lasted almost a decade earlier than it lastly closed.
All that plus we reply your questions! New episodes of Wrestle Buddies are launched each Thursday on the podcast platform or app of your alternative, together with Spotify, Stitcher, and Apple Podcasts.