Vince McMahon and Roddy Piper call the action, wrapping up the taping cycle in Indianapolis, Indiana. Their intro has Elvis Presley song puns because they are broadcasting from the site of Presley’s last public performance.
Vince McMahon and Roddy Piper do commentary and they are taped from Fort Wayne, Indiana. The broadcast drew a rating of 8.6 (15 million viewers), a significant decline from the 12.8 rating and 20.9 million viewers that the last Main Event drew in February.
Gene Okerlund talks with Ted DiBiase. DiBiase is such a cold act that the WWF recycles his vignettes from his debut and how he cost Hulk Hogan the WWF Championship in 1988. DiBiase repeats his signature phrase that everyone has a price for the Million Dollar Man.
Gorilla Monsoon and Roddy Piper are in the booth and they are live from Hartford, Connecticut. According to thehistoryofwwe.com, the show drew a crowd of 16,000 fans, 13,000 of whom paid to attend. The show drew a buyrate of 3.0, with an estimated 400,000 households purchasing the event. The buyrate was 0.3 less than the previous year, but 15,000 more homes bought the show, once again illustrating the expansion of pay-per-view into American households.
Gene Okerlund interviews the Warriors. Animal lets the “little warriors” out there know that the team will not let them down.
Gorilla Monsoon and Bobby Heenan call today’s action, originating from Fort Wayne, Indiana. According to thehistoryofwwe.com, these tapings took place on October 30. Starting with this episode, Wrestling Challenge reveals a new aesthetic for pre-match graphics and shows recent footage in its intro of various finishing moves.
Vince McMahon and Roddy Piper handle commentary, calling the action from Springfield, Illinois. According to thehistoryofwwe.com, the taping took place on October 9. Piper comes out with a white sheet over his head and carrying a pumpkin, lest his intentions be misconstrued from his actions at WrestleMania VI.
Vince McMahon and Roddy Piper do commentary for the show, which was taped from the Superstars cycle in Toledo, Ohio. The show has an “Oktoberfest” theme. Its television rating could not be found.
Demolition talk about all of the destruction they are going to unleash on the Ultimate Warrior and the Legion of Doom.
Gorilla Monsoon and Bobby Heenan are doing commentary, kicking off a television taping in Flint, Michigan. According to thehistoryofwwe.com, the taping took place on September 19.
Vince McMahon and Roddy Piper are doing commentary and they are live from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. According to thehistoryofwwe.com, the show attracted a sellout crowd of 19,304, of which 18,703 paid to attend. The buyrate for the show was 3.8 (507,000 estimated buys), down from the 4.8 buyrate (625,000 estimated buys) of the previous edition.
Vince McMahon and Bobby Heenan are calling the action for today’s episode, which was taped in Springfield, Massachusetts on August 7. According to the historyofwwe.com, the show drew a crowd of 7,700. McMahon is substituting for Gorilla Monsoon, who was having a toe amputated. This is the “go home” show before SummerSlam.