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WATCH: Matt and Jeff Hardy Officially Address The “Broken Universe” On WWE TV
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WATCH: Matt and Jeff Hardy Officially Address The “Broken Universe” On WWE TV

If you’ve been paying attention to the wrestling internet in the past couple of months, you’re probably aware that there is an ongoing legal skirmish between the WWE, Impact Wrestling, and Matt and Jeff Hardy over who, exactly, owns the rights to the intellectual property known as the “Broken Universe” — the Hardy’s wildly strange (yet successful) gimmick in Impact Wrestling that included things like Broken Matt, Brother Nero and the Final Deletion. read more

Cody Rhodes Reveals His Worst Moment Working in Indie Wrestling

It was a little over a year ago that Cody Rhodes aka Stardust (real name Cody Runnels) stunned the wrestling world by announcing that he had requested his released from the WWE, due to constant displeasure over the way writers were using him and his character. Even more shocking, perhaps, was that the WWE simply let him walk away from his contract. Since then, Rhodes has essentially been his own boss, taking bookings all around the world in promotions both big and small. read more

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Sony Explains Why The PlayStation 4 Isn’t Backwards Compatible

The PlayStation 4 has been a huge success for Sony, with global game development boss Shawn Layden recently telling TIME that the console has sold-through 60 million units worldwide, making it the fastest-selling PlayStation console yet. That being said, the PS4 is still missing some key features in some gamers’ eyes, most notably any sort of true backwards compatibility (PlayStation Now is a half-measure at best). Microsoft earned a ton of goodwill with the introduction of Xbox 360 backwards compatibility on the Xbox One two years ago, but Sony never followed suit with a solution of their own. read more

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The PS4 Is Now The Fastest-Selling PlayStation Ever

With all the focus put on Nintendo and the overnight success of the company’s Switch console in the first half of 2017, it’s easy to lose sight of the fact that Sony has quietly been having a successful year with its PlayStation division. The PlayStation 4 in particular continues to be a hot seller, with close to 60 million units sold worldwide since its launch in November 2013. read more

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Brock Lesnar’s First Universal Title Defense is Officially Announced

In a curious case of strange booking, the WWE put their most important championship, the Universal Title from Raw, around the waist of Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 33. Having Lesnar be a champion isn’t the problem — he’s a very worthy (and marketable) superstar. The weird thing here is that Lesnar only works on a part-time contract, good for a limited number of appearances and matches every year. read more