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- World Heavyweight Champion Big Show recently spoke with ESPN.com to promote the WWE ’13 video game. Here are some highlights:
ESPN Playbook: “WWE 13″ revolves around the Attitude Era, which you helped shape back in the day. What is it about that time period that makes for a perfect video game?
The Big Show: The Attitude Era was so great because you had the best collection of superstars of any one time period. You had The Rock, Stone Cold, Undertaker, Mick Foley … all of these guys are legends, but it wasn’t just about the top of the card. We had house shows where you had Rock versus Stone Cold, you had Triple H versus Mick Foley, The Undertaker against Kane, The New Age Outlaws versus LOD, Edge and Christian against Jeff and Matt Hardy, and Big Show against Mark Henry in a bodyslam match. That might sound like a dream card, but that’s a card we ran almost every weekend. We would have sold out show after sold out show, no tickets available, because we had such incredible superstars...
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The Big Show recently spoke to ESPN.com about his video game habits, who he’d like a last run with and more. Check out the highlights:
On his video game habits: “I’m a big ‘Call of Duty’ fan, and I used to play a lot online while I was in the bus, but I hate to be the guy who is lagging everybody out. The Internet connection from the road can be spotty, so usually when...
The Big Show recently spoke with ESPN about WWE 13, dream matches and more. Here are the highlights…
“WWE 13″ revolves around the Attitude Era, which you helped shape back in the day. What is it about that time period that makes for a perfect video game?: The Big Show: The Attitude Era was so great because you had the best collection of superstars of any one time period. You...
Partial Source: Pwinsider
– WWE posted the following tonight to Twitter: Iit’s official. @WWESheamus to get his rematch against @WWETheBigShow at #SurvivorSeries
– One of the men arrested early in the year for running illegal streaming websites has been deported from the US. Yonjo Quiroa was held for nine months before his deportation; he also had to give up the $13,000 he...
WWE Friday Night SmackDown kicks off with Randy Orton making his way out. Not a good way for me to start the show when I’m already exhausted. Orton is out here to set the record straight.
Source: The Wrestling Observer
Word is that as late as the day before the Hell in a Cell PPV, WWE had different plans for the outcome of the World Heavyweight Championship, which all included The Big Show losing the match.
One scenario had Dolph Ziggler cashing in and winning the World title. The Big Show getting the win was a very last minute decision done to shake up the title picture.
- WWE Raw returns to the Philips Arena in Atlanta on Monday, February 4th, 2013. Tickets go on sale Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 10 AM.
- At Sunday’s Hell in a Cell pay-per-view, The Big Show defeated Sheamus to capture the World Heavyweight Championship for the second time in his WWE career.
- Also at the Hell in a Cell PPV, Ron Simmons made his WWE return in a backstage segment...
- The Undertaker gets the Superstar Spotlight on WWE’s website today, Halloween.
- According to new data from The New York Times, Linda McMahon has a 14% chance of winning a seat in the US Senate next Tuesday. They predict that Linda’s opponent Chris Murphy will receive 51.7% of the vote while Linda will receive 46.2%.
- Most of the WWE RAW crew arrived in Germany early this...