TNA Completely Overhauls PPV Structure


TNA IMPACT WRESTLING today announced a new worldwide Pay-Per-View
programming initiative for 2013. The 52 annual episodes of IMPACT
WRESTLING on SpikeTV will lead to four, live epic Pay-Per-View events
commencing with “Genesis” on January 13th, “Lockdown” on March 10th,
“Slammiversary” on June 9 and “Bound For Glory” on October 13th.

In addition, seven Pay-Per-View specials that will be branded as “TNA
Wrestling: One Night Only,” series will debut in April 2013 and
continue throughout the year during the additional months. The
3-hour taped Pay-Per-View specials will premiere on the first Friday of
each month. The first two “One Night Only” specials will be “Joker’s
Wild Tag Team Tournament” and “X-travaganza” which will feature the

“The Pay-Per-View industry has changed so much in the last decade,” says
TNA President Dixie Carter. “The traditional pay-per-view wrestling
model needed to evolve and we believe this strategy will positively
impact not only the Pay-Per-View events but the weekly television
programming as well.”

Given how lame some of their B level shows are, I can’t say I’m complaining.

Thoughts about this?