by Alex Knapp AAA Lucha Libre: Heroes del Ring Year: 2010 Systems: PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 Developers: Immersion Software & Graphics, Immersion Games Mexico Publisher: Konami When it comes to wrestling games, we’ve had plenty of exposure to American… Read More ›
Wrestling Game StArcade: WCW SuperBrawl Wrestling
by Alex Knapp WCW SuperBrawl Wrestling Year: 1994 System: SNES Developer: Beam Software Publisher: FCI Inc. WCW SuperBrawl Wrestling is a peculiar wrestling game. And boy, does it reflect strangely on the promotion it represents.
Old School Flashback: Utah’s Don Leo Jonathan Tames a Tiger
by Daniel Johnson Don Leo Jonathan vs. Tiger Jack Moore Utah has never been considered much of a hotbed for pro wrestling. Although some talented individuals wrestle out of Utah, such as friend of The Johnson Transcript, Adan Reyes, old… Read More ›
Wrestling Game StArcade: WWF Betrayal
by Alex Knapp WWF Betrayal Year: 2001 System: Game Boy Color Developer: WayForward Technologies Publisher: THQ In the early 2000s, I had two embarrassing guilty pleasures. One of them was listening to Limp Bizkit. The other was playing WWF Betrayal.
Wrestling Game StArcade: WWE 2K14
by Alex Knapp WWE 2K14 Year: 2013 Systems: PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 Developer: Yuke’s Publisher: 2K Sports Well, folks, another WrestleMania has come and gone. Whatever your thoughts are on what transpired Sunday, I feel it appropriate to, in… Read More ›
Wrestling Game StArcade: WCW World Championship Wrestling
by Alex Knapp WCW World Championship Wrestling Year: 1989 System: NES Developer: Nihon Bussan Publisher: FCI Inc. Who would’ve thought that the competition between the WWF and WCW on the video game consoles extended all the way back to the… Read More ›
Wrestling Game StArcade: WWF European Rampage Tour
by Alex Knapp WWF European Rampage Tour Year: 1992 Systems: MS-DOS PC, Amiga, Atari ST and Commodore 64 Developer: Arc Developers Publisher: Ocean Software Every now and then, the World Wrestling Federation/World Wrestling Entertainment takes the time to acknowledge that… Read More ›
WWE Pay-Per-View Roundtable: Fastlane 2015
by Daniel Johnson, Kyle Childers and Dave Pendleton Editor’s Note: Part of The Johnson Transcript since 2012, Kyle Childers/Hawk Jefferson is a cornerstone of the WWE Pay-Per-View Roundtable series and the author of the Hawkeye’s Hangout series. Elsewhere Childers is… Read More ›
Wrestling Game StArcade: TNA Impact!
by Alex Knapp TNA Impact! Year: 2008 Systems: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii and PlayStation 2 Developer: Midway Studios Los Angeles Publisher: Midway Games As the year 2015 gets underway, one of the biggest subjects on the minds of… Read More ›
Wrestling Game StArcade: ECW Hardcore Revolution
by Alex Knapp ECW Hardcore Revolution Year: 2000 Systems: PlayStation, Nintendo 64 and Dreamcast Developer: Acclaim Publisher: Acclaim Late in The Monday Night Wars, the wrestling video game community witnessed an event that signaled a major changing in the wind…. Read More ›