–Tony Schiavone and Bobby Heenan are doing commentary and they are taped from Orlando, Florida.
–Footage of Dustin Rhodes and Hacksaw Jim Duggan struggling to beat up the Stud Stable on WCW Pro is shown.
–Gene Okerlund and Bobby Heenan are the studio hosts. They discuss Ric Flair wanting to confront Nick Bockwinkel on the next episode of WCW Saturday Night.
–Tony Schiavone and Bobby Heenan are doing commentary and they are live from Las Vegas, Nevada.
Live from Poughkeepsie, NY
Airdate: March 15, 1993
Hosted by Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby “The Brain” Heenan, & Rob Bartlett
It’s the blizzard episode! Will Frosty the Snowman wear a singlet and jump in the ring? Can either the Headshrinkers or Nasty Boys win in the main event? Or does the Poughkeepsie faithful feel threatened by a full-scale war? Let’s find out!
Live from New York, NY
Airdate: January 11, 1993
Attendance: 1,000 (600 paid)
Hosted by Vince McMahon, “Macho Man” Randy Savage, & Rob Bartlett
It’s a new era for the World Wrestling Federation! Are you ready to get RAW?
The SmarK Rant for WWE Network Collections – Bobby “The Brain” Heenan (Part 2)
Carrying on now from 1988 onwards, although the first half of this collection was kind of disappointing and just felt like a bunch of stuff they threw together.
Live from Milwaukee, WI
Airdate: July 31, 1988
Hosted by Sean Mooney, Lord Alfred Hayes, and “Superstar” Billy Graham
This is the Coliseum Home Video version from Milwaukee County Stadium, former home to the Brewers and occasionally the Green Bay Packers.
Live from Toronto, ON
Airdate: August 28, 1986
Hosted by Gorilla Monsoon, “Luscious” Johnny Valiant, and the “Big Cat” Ernie Ladd
This event is sponsored by Chex Mix. Thanks, WWE Network!
Before I get started…
In the supreme act of one-upmanship, due to Starrcade ’85 emanating from two locations, WrestleMania II emanated from THREE locations! If they keep this up, Starrcade ’86 could emanate from Tokyo AND London simultaneously.
As I promised earlier in the Daily thread, here is my latest reflection. Go Cubs!
Taped from Hershey, PA
Airdate: November 2, 1985 (taped 10/31)
Hosted by Vince McMahon and Jesse “The Body” Ventura
Live from New York, NY
Airdate: March 31, 1985
Hosted by Gorilla Monsoon and Jesse “The Body” Ventura
Here we are–the very first WrestleMania that has spawned over three decades of supershows for the WWF/WWE. Let’s dig in to how the World Wrestling Federation got to this point: