Happy holidays Internet, 'tis the season to make list posts (fa la la la la, etc) and being the hack fraud that I am I've decided to get a piece of clickbait pie and try to put a full stop at the end of my fraught journey through this mad, bad and very weird year … Continue reading Woeful Wrestling Figures: 2016 A Toy Odyssey.
Come with me now on a trip back to the heady days of 2005, a time before the credit crunch, before selfie sticks and before Brexit with a quintet of my favourite figures I've encountered so far as a connoisseur of craptacular toys and serve as a perfect example of pre-housing crisis toy manufacturing decadence. … Continue reading Woeful Wrestling Figures:Changing Faces
I un-ironically love the WWF Maximum Sweat figures now I've had a chance to really get to know them. Sure, they may be lumpen and exaggerated but that's why I love them, they are hyper-real cartoons of a hyper-real cartoon with a little button on the back that makes water run from their foreheads to … Continue reading Woeful Wrestling Figures: Gonna Make You Sweat!
So it looks as though I'have in fact exhausted Poundland's supply of cheap wrestling toys for the foreseeable future but I still have a need to give you the lowdown on some polymer pugilists. Instead of some lousy fakes I've taken a step towards respectability in an odyssey to official merchandise and a sextet of … Continue reading Woeful Wrestling Figures:Royal Grumble.
By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) I've made no bones about my love for The Undertaker, since his mesmerising debut that the 1990 Survivor Series I have been scared of, enamoured with and at all times respectful of "The Phenom". Wether portraying an unfeeling ghoul, a tortured anti-hero, The Lord of Darkness, The "American Badass", "Booger Red" … Continue reading Bray Wyatt, Undertaker and the fear of getting old.
Welcome to another edition of the 10 Spot, 4CR’s only article that’s built by social media! As we approach the end of a fantastic 2013 in the world of wrestling, I felt it was time to hear from all of you on a variety of “best of” topics for the year. This is the first … Continue reading The 10 Spot: Best Moments in WWE for 2013