Professional Wrestling

Professional wrestling (often shortened pro wrestling, or simply wrestling) is a mode of spectacle which combines athletic and theatrical performance. It takes the form of events, held by touring companies, which mimic a title match combat sport. The unique form of sport portrayed is fundamentally based on classical and "catch" wrestling, with modern additions of striking attacks, strength-based holds and throws, and acrobatic maneuvers; much of these derive from the influence of various international martial arts. An additional aspect of combat with improvised weaponry is sometimes included to varying degrees.
Posts about Professional Wrestling
  • Warner Bros. Unleashes WWE Immortals on iOS, Android

    … Nikki Bella is a Pyromancer. Big Show, as the “World’s Largest Athlete,” is a Giant, while John Cena is a superhero, and so on. There are multiple versions of some Superstars and Divas, as Nikki Bella is also available as a “Solar Assassin,” for instance. Gamers start with three characters, but can add to their team by purchasing new characters…

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  • Fail Campaign Friday: Cease and Desist Woes

    … my friends and I were into professional wrestling when we were younger. Literally every t-shirt we owned featured a wrestler (aside from the obligatory Dragonball Z t-shirt of course), walls were covered with posters of Wrestlers, we attended tons of live events, watched every Pay-Per-View, etc. My friends and I had stuffed pillow like dolls…

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