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by Drew Wardlaw
Sun Apr 22, 2018 7:45 pm
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: Burning Spirits #65: Finally We’re Talking Puro
Replies: 0
Views: 544

Burning Spirits #65: Finally We’re Talking Puro

Burning Spirits #65: Finally We’rea Talking Puro To make up for last week's puroless episode, we're back with a bonus episode, and a bonus voice! Brennan makes his long awaited return to help catch everyone up on the world of japanese wrestling. Our brushes paint a wide swath this week as we hit on ...
by Drew Wardlaw
Sat Mar 03, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: Burning Spirits #62: DDT Into The Fight & Puro News and Notes with Kevin
Replies: 0
Views: 512

Burning Spirits #62: DDT Into The Fight & Puro News and Notes with Kevin

Burning Spirits #62: DDT Into The Fight & Puro News and Notes with Kevin This week on Burning Spirits, it's a been a light couple weeks as far as shows go, so we talk some DDT by discussing the final Korakuen Hall show before Judgement in Sumo Hall next month. We do a quick preview of the big show a...
by Drew Wardlaw
Sat Feb 17, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: Burning Spirits #61: AJPW/BJW/NOAH/DDT
Replies: 0
Views: 611

Burning Spirits #61: AJPW/BJW/NOAH/DDT

Burning Spirits #61: AJPW/BJW/NOAH/DDT Burning Spirits is back with another show hitting on several different promotions across the japanese wrestling landscape. We lead off with some discussion about the AJPW Yokohama Twilight Blues show, Champion Carnival blocks, and All Japan’s upcoming streaming...
by Drew Wardlaw
Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: Burning Spirits #60: BURNING SPIRITS the REBORN
Replies: 0
Views: 584

Burning Spirits #60: BURNING SPIRITS the REBORN

Burning Spirits #60: BURNING SPIRITS the REBORN! We're back, and (hopefully) better than ever! After a short hiatus the crew is back with a new format to help YOU the listener follow along. Drew starts the show with some DDT D-King Grand Prix talk, before throwing it over to Kevin to discuss some of...
by Drew Wardlaw
Sat Jan 13, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: Burning Spirits #59: DDT D-King Grand Prix
Replies: 1
Views: 553

Burning Spirits #59: DDT D-King Grand Prix

Burning Spirits #59: DDT D-King Grand Prix After what seems like an eternity, Burning Spirits is back to break down the much-praised round robin singles tournament currently happening in DDT. We go through the highlights of each show and talk about some end of tournament scenarios. Also, please be s...
by Drew Wardlaw
Sun Dec 31, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: BURNING SPIRITS #58: 2017 IN REVIEW b/w YEAR END AWARDS
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Views: 427

BURNING SPIRITS #58: 2017 IN REVIEW b/w YEAR END AWARDS

BURNING SPIRITS #58: 2017 IN REVIEW B/W YEAR END AWARDS Well another year is coming to a close, all those busy bees are scrambling to finish their year end lists and award ballots, and 3 specific little bees are recording an insular podcast about their favorites of 2017. Hear as all three Spirits ru...
by Drew Wardlaw
Fri Dec 29, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: VOW Flagship: Wrestle Kingdom 12 Preview, Year in Review & more!
Replies: 26
Views: 3389

Re: VOW Flagship: Wrestle Kingdom 12 Preview, Year in Review & more!

A couple other big stories from this year:

-4 separate companies (BJW, NJPW, DDT, AJPW) running Sumo Hall in a little over a month (July 17-August 27).

-DDT being bought out by CyberAgent.
by Drew Wardlaw
Sat Dec 23, 2017 5:33 am
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: Burning Spirits #57: BJW Death Vegas & AJPW Real World Tag League Finals
Replies: 0
Views: 471

Burning Spirits #57: BJW Death Vegas & AJPW Real World Tag League Finals

Burning Spirits #57: BJW Death Vegas & AJPW Real World Tag League Finals All three Burning Spirits are finally back together to review some heavy real heavy hitters as we head towards the end of the year. First up is Big Japan Pro Wrestling Death Vegas, including a raging MOTYC for the Death Match t...
by Drew Wardlaw
Fri Dec 22, 2017 12:49 am
Forum: International Wrestling
Topic: DDT (Discussion)
Replies: 295
Views: 59712

Re: DDT - Home of Danshoku Dino

I’m going to try to post monthly match recommendations here for smaller shows between korakuens. Hopefully it will allow people to keep up with ddt without feeling so overwhelmed by the amount of shows to watch. 12/1: 1. Dick Togo vs Diego 2. HARASHIMA, Soma Takao, TAKA Michinoku vs Tetsuya Endo, Da...
by Drew Wardlaw
Sun Dec 17, 2017 5:35 pm
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: Burning Spirits #56: Pro Wrestling FREEDOMS “Heel Don’t Think 2017”
Replies: 0
Views: 476

Burning Spirits #56: Pro Wrestling FREEDOMS “Heel Don’t Think 2017”

Burning Spirits #56: Pro Wrestling FREEDOMS “Heel Don’t Think 2017” The Burning Spirits are back to 2/3rd strength as Kevin & Drew are talking, at long last, FREEDOMS. After Drew recaps his recent fire evacuation, we break down the entire FREEDOMS Korakuen Hall show from 11/13, including some brief ...
by Drew Wardlaw
Mon Dec 11, 2017 7:12 pm
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: Burning Spirits #55: Brennan Solo Edition: Differ Cup Memorial 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 461

Burning Spirits #55: Brennan Solo Edition: Differ Cup Memorial 2017

Burning Spirits #55: Brennan Solo Edition: Differ Cup Memorial 2017 With Kevin burning the midnight oil and Drew trying to escape literally burning, Brennan is the sole Burning Spirit, running a solo mission from a snowy Holiday Inn in Austin Texas to review the return of the multi-promotion Differ ...
by Drew Wardlaw
Mon Dec 04, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: Burning Spirits #54: God Bless DDT 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 434

Burning Spirits #54: God Bless DDT 2017

Burning Spirits #54: God Bless DDT 2017 Brennan and Drew are Kevin-less yet again this week, but still somehow manage to deliver a solid top-to-bottom review of DDT’s “God Bless DDT 2017” Korakuen Hall show, headlined by two very strong title matches. In addition to breaking down every match, the bo...
by Drew Wardlaw
Thu Nov 02, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: Burning Spirits #50: 50th Episode Celebration Gala
Replies: 0
Views: 537

Burning Spirits #50: 50th Episode Celebration Gala

Burning Spirits #50: 50th Episode Celebration Gala It's a beautiful affair as Kevin, Drew, and Brennan celebrate the 50th episode of Burning Spirits with a heartfelt wrestling match gift exchange. Each person selected a match for the other two and each match is reviewed on the show! Along the way, t...
by Drew Wardlaw
Fri Oct 27, 2017 6:02 pm
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: Burning Spirits #49: All Japan Pro-Wrestling “2017 Raising an Army Series”
Replies: 4
Views: 870

Re: Burning Spirits #49: All Japan Pro-Wrestling “2017 Raising an Army Series”

Thanks for answering my questions about Abe and Kea, guys. Kea's always felt to me like AJPW's answer to Kurt Angle, although obviously not as good. I feel like he still has some name value as a main event spot, not unlike Angle in WWE right now. As for Abe, yeah I want him in the juniors. I've bee...
by Drew Wardlaw
Fri Oct 20, 2017 11:44 pm
Forum: VOW Podcasts
Topic: Burning Spirits #49: All Japan Pro-Wrestling “2017 Raising an Army Series”
Replies: 4
Views: 870

Burning Spirits #49: All Japan Pro-Wrestling “2017 Raising an Army Series”

Burning Spirits #49: All Japan Pro-Wrestling “2017 Raising an Army Series” With Drew out due to family obligations, Brennan takes the reigns and hosts the show as he and Kevin review the October 9th All Japan Pro-Wrestling Korakuen Hall show. The boys discuss all the big moments of the show, includi...