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Best and Worse PPV names?

Discussion in 'General Wrestling' started by Keith, Jul 11, 2017.

  1. Keith

    Keith Well-Known Member

    Is it just me or is "Great Balls of Fire" one of the worse names for a wrestling PPV? It has nothing to do with wrestling and sounds more like a cheesy sitcom or film.

    So it got me thinking about the best and worse names for shows. Am thinking mostly about the B/C-shows. And can include any from WWF/E, WCW, TNA, ROH etc...

    Two from WCW I like is Halloween Havoc and World War 3. They both sum up the themes of the event. WW3 is a cool ironic title because of there being no real WW3 (at least not so far...). Havoc is just a cool, simple but effective name. Spring Stampede was another cool name. Like the seasonal feel to their PPV names.

    From WWF/E I like Fully Loaded and No Way Out as names. NWO was even cooler when they added the Elimination Chambers to the shows.
     
  2. Deezy

    Deezy Well-Known Member

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    nwo
    wolfpac
    Nothings worse than Hardcore Justice....sounded like punishment porn
     
  3. Dale

    Dale Is Best For Business

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    "The Bash" is terrible, I hated "Capitol Punishment" and "Over the Limit" and I really dislike them shoe horning in "Fastlane" so they can incorporate it into their Road to WrestleMania theme.
     
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  4. Deezy

    Deezy Well-Known Member

    brethart2
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    Any PPV in WCW 2000 looked like Russo found a thesaurus
     
  5. Cwalker

    Cwalker That's What I Do!

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    Fatal 4 Way from a couple years ago was really bad. I'm also not a fan of naming PPVs after the match concept like HITC, MITB, Elimination Chamber, etc.

    I liked Backlash and Judgement Day growing up. Starrcade was always cool. Bad Blood was another one
     
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  6. Deezy

    Deezy Well-Known Member

    brethart2
    newjack
    ddp
    therock
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    wolfpac
    Why did Starrcade need two R's?

    Also what's a Great American Bash? That like a fight around the grill of a party?
     
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  7. Keith

    Keith Well-Known Member

    Do you mean The Great American Bash? Or Bash at the Beach? If its the former I have to disagree or its the later I think you have a point. Though Bash at the Beach is probably a better name than Beach Blast! The rest of your choices I agree with. Was thinking of Fastline myself.

    Hog Wild has to be one of the worse PPV names ever. And the concept for that PPV was terrible too.
     
  8. Asuka Lock

    Asuka Lock New Member

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    Cyber Sunday is pretty bad.
     
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  9. Keith

    Keith Well-Known Member

    As bad as Taboo Tuesday? Well probably worse!:ARN:
     
  10. Asuka Lock

    Asuka Lock New Member

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    Hog wild, a lot of the in your house series of ppvs to name a few more
     
  11. Dale

    Dale Is Best For Business

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    Neither. The Bash.
     
  12. Asuka Lock

    Asuka Lock New Member

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  14. Keith

    Keith Well-Known Member

    Didn't even know there was a PPV called The Bash! That says it all really...
     

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