Mayhem Mania 2018: Week 3

This. is. Mayhem Mania!

Not quite a game. Not really a contest. More like a competitive thought experiment. The object is to create the best WrestleMania card possible – NOT necessarily to predict what WWE will do.

This is not fantasy booking. It’s more like reality booking. Any match created must have at least a chance of happening in this year’s WrestleMania. That means all wrestlers come in their current physical, emotional and contractual state. Anyone selected for a match must have a reasonable chance of being hired by WWE to appear on the real-life WrestleMania card. 

Simply put, you’re Vince McMahon with infinite cash and no self-control.

Catch up with Mayhem Mania 2018: Week 1 – Week 2

It’s only Week 3 of Mayhem Mania 2018, but things are already getting messy. On Episode 607 of the Wrestling Mayhem Show, we saw seven – SEVEN! – players each make a single change to the card. They had three options. (more…)

Wrestling Mayhem Show 224: International Badasses

SorgDJLunchboxMad Mike, and wrestlefan are back this week, and we’re joined by our first participant in the WMS Nation guest in 2 year long listener, Rizz!  We get through all of your fanmail, voicemail, and talk about the latest on Bryan Danielson: the speculation, the indy bookings, and more!  We also talk about this weekend’s WWE Fatal 4 Way PPV, Batista’s chances in MMA, the latest Hart family lawsuit, TNA’s television expansion plans, and much, much more!

This week’s special guests include Eric “Butterbean” Esch, who’s well decorated in the world of boxing, MMA, and has history with WWF in Brawl for All.  We have the oppurtunity to talk with him about his love for knocking out wrestlers, what it was like to knock out Johnny Knoxville on Jackass,

Then “International Badass” Sterling James Keenan returns to the show as we discuss how things are going at FNW’s new venue in Cheswick, PA, his upcoming match in AIW for the vacant title against Facade, Gargano, and Mercer, his thoughts on (potential opponent Sunday) Bryan Danielson, MMA prospects, and a special message to Kurt Angle.

Both Butterbean and Sterling James Keenan will be squaring of Friday, June 25 at the Ches-A-Rena in Cheswick, PA.  You can find more information at Far North Wrestling’s web site, and for Mayhemers not in the Pittsburgh area, the event will be taped for DVD!

This is Episode 224 for Tuesday, June 22, 2010. You can get the episode here on subscribe to the audioor video versions  iTunes, look us up on YoutubeRoku, or Boxee, and as always, stay tuned towww.wrestlingmayhemshow.comfor the latest! The Wrestling Mayhem Show is recorded live and can be heard/viewed from 8 PM to 10 PM Eastern on and Let us know what you think of the show, and your thoughts on the wrestling world by emailing us at [email protected]! Don’t forget you can find links related to the show’s news stories and more at our Delicious Links Page for Episode 224!

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WMS 224 Preview: Eric “Butterbean” Esch

Coming up next week (Tuesday, June 22, 2010) we will have a live telephone interview with MMA fighter, Eric “Butterbean” Esch.  We’re looking forward to talking about his impressive sports history, including his previous IBA Super-Heavyweight Champion and WAA Heavyweight title, as well as what he’s been doing recently.  With a combined professional fight record of 95 wins (65 knockouts), he is a force to be reckoned with.  On Friday, June 25th, he’ll be taking on Friend of the Show Sterling James Keenan in a Boxer vs Wrestler match for Far North Wrestling at Chesarena in Cheswick, PA.  Tune in next Tuesday at 8:00 p.m. EST at to ask your questions and to join us for the interview.

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