Tag: AEW DYNAMITE

NXT And AEW Dynamite Both Drew Their Largest Viewership Numbers Of The Month

Last night’s episodes of AEW Dynamite and WWE NXT drew both programs’ largest live cable audiences of the month, along with ratings bumps. As usual, All Elite Wrestling came out on top. The show, which featured Ricky Starks challenging Cody for the TNT title and Best Friends vs. Le Sex Gods, had a viewership of […]

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The Ins And Outs Of AEW Dynamite 6/17/20: Starks And Blonds

A Different Perspective [embedded content] First things first, Elle Collins here. I’m giving Brandon a break by covering the column this week, and plus it gives me something to do. With NXT UK on Indefinite Pandemic Hiatus and Impact still veering between Nigh Unwatchable and Merely Quite Bad (despite some excellent additions to the Knockouts […]

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Wednesday Night Wars: AEW Dynamite And WWE NXT Open Discussion Thread 6/17/20

Welcome to this week’s Wednesday Night Wars open discussion thread. This week it’s an AEW Dynamite with an AEW World Tag Team Championship match and a surprise opponent for Cody Rhodes’ TNT Championship up against an episode of NXT featuring Bayley and Sasha Banks returning to the black and yellow brand to defend the Women’s […]

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AEW’s Kris Statlander Is Out With A Torn ACL After This Week’s Dynamite

A few weeks ago, All Elite Wrestling talents Fenix, Matt Jackson and Britt Baker all sustained injuries during an episode of Dynamite, with Baker being the most serious — she partially tore her LCL and will be out for months. Now, less than a month later, the injury bug has bitten All Elite Wrestling once […]

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AEW Dynamite Eked Out A Ratings Win Over NXT, As Both Shows’ Viewership Fell

The Wednesday Night Wars continue to be tilted in AEW’s favor, although this week’s battle proved to be one of the closest in recent memory. As reported by Showbuzz Daily, AEW Dynamite came out on top this week, with a total of 677,000 viewers — down 53,000 viewers from last week. In the 18-49 key […]

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Wednesday Night Wars: AEW Dynamite And WWE NXT Open Discussion Thread 6/10/20

Welcome to this week’s Wednesday Night Wars open discussion thread. This week it’s an episode of NXT featuring Dexter Lumis vs. Adam Cole and the fallout from NXT TakeOver: In Your House up against an AEW Dynamite with Cody Rhodes defending the TNT Championship against Private Party’s Marq Quen, Chris Jericho’s return to commentary, and […]

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Wednesday Night Wars: AEW Dynamite And WWE NXT Open Discussion Thread 6/3/20

Welcome to this week’s Wednesday Night Wars open discussion thread. This week it’s an AEW Dynamite featuring Cody Rhodes’ first defense of the TNT Championship and the artists formerly known as The Revival against an episode of NXT featuring the finals of the (Interim) Cruiserweight Championship tournament, Candice LeRae vs. Mia Yim, and more. On […]

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NXT And AEW Dynamite Both Saw Significant Ratings And Viewership Improvements This Week

Both AEW Dynamite and WWE NXT had a bad week in the ratings last week, with the TNT show drawing its smallest live audience ever, though still more viewers that the concurrent episode of NXT. However, that dip didn’t turn into a downward spiral: both shows saw significant increases in viewership on May 27. This […]

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Watch The Revival Make Their Long-Awaited AEW Debut On Dynamite

We’ve been waiting for it to happen since the moment they were finally released from their long-suffering WWE contracts, and Wednesday’s Dynamite finally gave it to us. The Revival of Scott Dawson and Dash Wilder are officially on the All Elite Wrestling roster. The Butcher and The Blade (in their finest, post-Memorial Day whites) were […]

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Wednesday Night Wars: AEW Dynamite And WWE NXT Open Discussion Thread 5/27/20

Welcome to this week’s Wednesday Night Wars open discussion thread. This week it’s an AEW Dynamite featuring Iron Mike Tyson and the fallout from Double Or Nothing against an episode of NXT featuring Matt Riddle facing Timothy Thatcher in a cage with Kurt Angle as the special guest referee, a rare appearance from Charlotte Flair, […]

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Britt Baker And Two Other Wrestlers May Be Injured After AEW Dynamite

Last night’s episode of AEW Dynamite was one of the more exciting shows in the no-crowd pandemic era of wrestling, but unfortunately some of that excitement may have come at the expense of some of the performers’ bodies. It seemed pretty clear to anyone watching closely that three wrestlers got hurt over the course of […]

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Wednesday Night Wars: AEW Dynamite And WWE NXT Open Discussion Thread 5/20/20

Welcome to this week’s Wednesday Night Wars open discussion thread. This week it’s the go-home edition of AEW Dynamite for Saturday’s Double or Nothing pay-per-view going up against an episode of NXT featuring Rhea Ripley vs. Io Shirai, the winners of the Interim NXT Cruiserweight Title Tournament groups being named, and more. On tonight’s cards: […]

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AEW Dynamite Viewership Hit An All-Time Low, But Still Topped NXT

Pro wrestling during a pandemic just doesn’t seem to be going all that well for pretty much anybody. Between the lack of crowds to react in the venue, and missing roster members limiting the booking options, these shows are having a hard time holding the attention of fans, no matter how few their other options […]

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The Ins And Outs Of AEW Dynamite 5/13/20: Drone And Quartered

Previously on the Ins and Outs of AEW Dynamite: Jake Roberts reminded Brandi Rhodes why they call him “The Snake,” we plotted out Cody’s secret evilness, and Kenny Omega did a damn moonsault off a scissor lift. If you’d like to keep up with this column and its thinly veiled Best and Worst format, you […]

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Wednesday Night Wars: AEW Dynamite And WWE NXT Open Discussion Thread 5/11/20

Welcome to this week’s Wednesday Night Wars open discussion thread. This week it’s an AEW Dynamite featuring the long awaited clash of titans between Chris Jericho and Suge D, aka PINEAPPLE PETE, going up against an episode of NXT that includes a Tag Team Championship match and D-X making a “major announcement.” The announcement: suck […]

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Wednesday Night Viewership Improved This Week, With A Live AEW Dynamite On Top

This week, AEW Dynamite returned to live broadcast, with stars like SCU, Nyla Rose, Proud & Powerful, and MJF appearing in the arena for the first time in over a month, and a completely bonkers main event. NXT has pre-taped, but still featured two title matches, the debut of Karrion “Killer” Kross, and the use […]

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Wednesday Night Wars: AEW Dynamite And WWE NXT Open Discussion Thread 5/6/20

Welcome to this week’s Wednesday Night Wars open discussion thread. This week we’ve got the in-ring debut of Matt Hardy on AEW Dynamite in a tag team match with Kenny Omega against Chris Jericho and Sammy Guevara (Le Sex Gods), going up against an episode of NXT featuring an NXT Championship match, an NXT Women’s […]

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AEW Will Be Testing Everyone Who Enters The Building For Dynamite

Next week, AEW is returning to broadcasting live episodes of Dynamite, a plan that’s still controversial among some people, considering that the Coronavirus pandemic is still going strong. But on last night’s official AEW Dynamite post-show on YouTube, members of the AEW broadcast team did their best to reassure fans that safety is still a […]

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Wednesday Night Wars: AEW Dynamite And WWE NXT Open Discussion Thread 4/29/20

Welcome to this week’s Wednesday Night Wars open discussion thread. This week we’ve got an AEW Dynamite featuring Cody Rhodes vs. Darby Allin and Lance Archer fridging Dustin Rhodes in semi-finals matches in the TNT Championship Tournament going up against an episode of NXT featuring Charlotte Flair vs. Mia Yim, and a North American Championship […]

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AEW Dynamite Results 4/22/20

Here are your quick and dirty, editorial-free AEW Dynamite results for April 15, 2020. The show featured Kip Sabian versus Dustin Rhodes, Sammy Guevara versus Darby Allin, Orange Cassidy versus Jimmy Havoc, and more. Make sure you’re here tomorrow for the complete Ins and Outs of AEW Dynamite column. AEW Dynamite Results: — The show […]

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AEW Dynamite Results 4/15/20

Here are your quick and dirty, editorial-free AEW Dynamite results for April 15, 2020. The show featured another semi-finals match in the TNT Championship Tournament, Jake Hager challenging for the AEW World Championship in a no holds barred “empty arena” match, and more. Make sure you’re here tomorrow for the complete Ins and Outs of […]

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Wednesday Night Wars: AEW Dynamite And NXT Open Discussion Thread 4/15/20

AEW Dynamite No Holds Barred “Empty Arena Match” for the AEW World Championship: Jon Moxley (c) vs. Jake Hager TNT Championship Tournament Semi-Finals Match: Colt Cabana vs. Lance Archer Kip Sabian vs. Chuck Taylor Sammy Guevara vs. Sugar “Pineapple Pete” Dunkerton Dr. Britt Baker DMD in action Shawn Spears in action, but not against Britt […]

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