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    Most Valuable Elitist #173

    Rising Star of the Week SOSA Henderson As the winner of the New Breed Gauntlet, SOSA Henderson takes this spot as the Rising Star of the Week. Defeating Damon Diesel, Shane Gates, Jax Walker and Justiciar Eric? Did he have an advantage of being the last man to enter the gauntlet? It can be argued, […] More

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    Fight Grid Full Match: Emily Devine vs. Io Ishimori!

    (Fight Grid intro plays.) (Announcer Maria Del Ray is shown standing in the middle of the ring, awaiting the entrance of the first competitor. “Bhad Bitch” by Bebe Rexha suddenly bursts through the PC P.A. system and Emily Devine makes her way from the back onto the stage and down the ramp.) Maria Del Ray: […] More

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    FULL MATCH – Miho Lee vs. Kit Carter

    (Fight Grid intro plays.) (The camera fades into the EAW performance center as Maria Del Ray is standing in the middle of ring. The moment of silence is interrupted as “X” by Poppy kicks up throughout the performance center speakers and Kit Carter comes out extravagantly with a look of mischief.) Maria Del Rey: LADIES […] More

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    FULL MATCH – Jonathan Drake vs. MTV

    SCREENBAR: (Taped in the dark match before Under Siege) Gina Romano: The following contest is scheduled for one fall! Crowd: ONE FALL!!! (“Buzzin” by Mann hits the speakers as Morris Tremaine Valentino walks out into the stage, almost shocked as he sees the capacity crowd in Oakland, California) Gina Romano: Introducing first, making his EAW […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #172

    Beef of the Week Mark Michaels vs. Darkane Mark Michaels vs. Darkane takes this week’s spot for “Beef of the Week”. The two of them were squaring off of Dynasty and it was fun to see these two personalities clash. Mark with his whole new personality and anti-EAW person and Darkane with his always dark […] More

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    FULL MATCH: Felix Hartley vs. Santana Matthews.

    (“7 Rings” by Ariana Grande starts playing as Felix Hartley makes her way to the ring. The crowd is full of boos, but Felix proceeds to go down the ramp without a care for the audience.) Maria Del Rey: Making her way to the ring.. From Las Vegas, Nevada.. Weighing in at 114 pounds, FFFFEEELIX […] More

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    More Than A Month: Malcolm Jones

    February 28, 2019 By A.C. Flowers As it is the last day in February, our Black History month series has no other option but to unfortunately come to a close. Conducting these interviews has been somewhat of a bittersweet experience for me, as I only wish now that I had ample amounts of time to […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #171

    Rising Star of the Week See POTW Beef of the Week Noah Reigner vs. Rex McAllister  We begin this Most Valuable Elitist by going to the Voltage brand where Noah Reigner would defend his World Heavyweight Championship against former champion, Rex McAllister. The two men had a solid back-and-fourth the entire week. At one point, […] More

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    More Than A Month: Chris Elite

    February 22, 2019 By A.C. Flowers As Black History month comes to a close, I decided to switch gears from focusing our interviews on our newest EAW stars to sitting down to chat with some of our more seasoned Elitists here at EAW. Our second to last interview was with Chris Elite–Male Elitist of the […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #170

    Rising Star of the Week Minerva One out of the four contenders for the Iconic Cup Match, Minerva takes this week’s spot as the Rising Star of the Week. Recently, Minerva has been on a role. Minus the one match where Mali Evans interfered, Minerva has proven her worth and given opponents something to be […] More

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    More Than A Month: SOSA Henderson

    By A.C. Flowers February 15, 2019 Fight Grid’s Black History Month exclusive continues with an interview with another up-and-comer who’s already solidifying himself as one of EAW’s finest competitors — and I don’t just mean his looks. This week, I sat down with SOSA Henderson, The King of Philly, only days before his contendership match […] More

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    Take A Knee

    (Fight Grid intro plays and the Fight Grid logo stays on the screen for a moment as we fade to a studio set with Kathy Kush standing mid stage with a screen behind her) Kathy Kush: Hello everyone! Welcome to this special edition of Fight Grid! I’m your host, Kathy Kush. We are coming to […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #169

    Rising Star of the Week SEE COTW.  Beef of the Week Cody Marshall vs. Solomon These two had one of the most interesting war or words this week, approaching their match on Showdown. It seemed like it was full of offense in Solomon’s way and he was putting in the work to make sure that […] More

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    More Than A Month: Visual Prophet

    By A.C. Flowers February 8, 2019 Our Black History Month series continues with a featured interview with one of the most captivating, electrifying, magnetizing stars that EAW signed in late 2018 — The Visual Prophet. Now the New Breed Champion, Visual Prophet looks for new ways to spread his undying love across the EAW Universe […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #168

    Rising Star of the Week The Visual Prophet In a New Breed Championship Match consisting of the competition such as Raven Roberts, Crosby Carter, Damon Diesel and Visual Prophet, this was truly anyone’s match for the taking! However, it was Visual Prophet who managed to live up to the hype and bring the New Breed […] More

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    More Than A Month: Serena Bennett

    By A.C. Flowers February 1, 2019 For Black History Month, I’m taking the liberty of reminding everyone of the importance in celebrating the contributions of the Black community in every aspect of our society — especially including those who are making history by being a part of EAW. By the end of 2018, EAW saw […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #167

    Rising Star of the Week Jason McKormick For Rising Star of the Week, I decided to give it to the man (no shade in advance), not many people expected to represent Dynasty at King of Elite. Jason McKormick managed to defeat the likes of Hades the Hellraiser, Kevin Hunter and Ms. Extreme to advance to […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #166

    Rising Star of the Week Thadd Blazevich Newcomer Thadd Blazevich takes this week’s spot as Rising Star of the Week. With his arrival, there seemed to be quite some buzz with his name. For someone’s first appearance to be announced instead of it being a surprise just made me think that this is someone you […] More

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    EAW Rookies to Be On the Lookout For in 2019

    At Pain for Pride Festival, we witnessed an influx of newcomers who entered EAW during the aftermath of its merge with REVOLT! take the company by storm with their breathtaking performances. Just about everyone who ended up being nominated for the Rookie of the Year award had been included in that list – with the […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #165

    Rising Star of the Week Jax Walker For the first MVE of 2019, the Rising Star of the Week category belongs to Jax Walker. On the first Showdown of 2019, Jax managed to get an upset victory against former World Heavyweight Champion, Chris Elite. This was something I was pretty surprised about. No shade to […] More

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    EAW Superlative Awards

    So, last night, the EAW year end award winners were announced at The Palace, and us contributors here at Fight Grid could not be more proud of every man and woman who walked away with a trophy. It’s fair to say that life as a superstar in Elite Answers Wrestling is not easy, but it’s […] More

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    FULL SHOW – The Palace (2018)

    ( EAW Intro plays ) ( Highlights of many of the moments from 2018 from January until now are played! Including the most exciting feuds, craziest matches, shocking twists and more! We then see a hype video of the build for “Live from The Alexandra Palace”, detailing the event selling out in just one day […] More

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    EAW’s Top 10 Draws of 2018

    If you’re a die-hard follower of the EAW product, there’s a good chance that you own a few items of merchandise from your favorite Elitists. From t-shirts and titles to action figures and footwear, fans have been able to purchase anything and everything to do with EAW and its performers over the decade. Merchandise sales […] More

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    EAW in 2018: A Year-End Review by Michael Lanza

    By Michael Lanza December 28, 2018 9:00 AM Around this time last year I was still working heavily on the independent circuit, I hadn’t yet scored my big breakout gig with EAW and I was freelancing around several upstart companies. Little did I know that a year from now I would be where I am […] More

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    FULL MATCH – Power vs Ashten Cross: King of Extreme 2010

    (Highlights of King of Extreme and King of Extreme 2 air, showing MvM and [redacted] taking home the rights of being King) (Mak is shown defeating MvM for his King of Extreme, then going on to cash in his rights as King of Extreme to become EAW Champion) ([redacted] is shown cashing in his rights […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #164

    Rising Star of the Week Jackson Blayde Congratulations to the NEW National Elite Champion, Jackson Blayde! He was someone who I thought I would ever see in an EAW ring again, but when he was brought in as a new member of The Enterprise, I knew how big the opportunity this was going to be […] More

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    FULL MATCH – Solomon Hill vs. Rankon

    (Ding! Ding! Ding!) Maria Del Rey: The following contest is a singles match scheduled for one fall! Crowd: ONE FALL! (“Just Like It” by Gucci Mane ft. 21 Savage starts playing as Rankon makes his entrance.) Maria Del Rey: Introducing first, from Birmingham, Alabama, weighing in at 260 pounds, RRRRRRRRRRRAAAAANKOOOOOONNNNNNNNNN!!! Clark Ruggerio: Rankon, one of […] More

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    FULL MATCH – Justicar Eric vs. Jake Smith

    Clark Ruggerio: The following contest is scheduled for one-fall and it’s a Fightgrid exhibition match between The Revolution’s Jake Smith and the newest member of the Showdown roster – Justiciar Eric. Ben Knight: The two superstars haven’t met face-to-face but the buildup to this encounter has been filled with venomous barbs and threats to put […] More

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    Road To Redemption (2018)

    (The camera comes on to the viewpoint of a drone laying on the ground. After a second or two the whirling of the drone’s motors can be heard, and it begins to hover.) Distorted Voice Over: Redemption is not perfection… (The drone flies over some trees revealing the busy streets of Montreal. As the drone […] More

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    FIGHT GRID EXCLUSIVE: Flannery McCoy Announcement

    (The the camera fades in to Kathy Kush standing beside Empire General Manager Flannery McCoy. Standing behind FLannery, arms crossed, stands Angel Harris, Flannery’s new bodyguard. Kathy smiles uneasily at the monstrous woman who regards her cooly before turning to Flannery.) Kathy Kush: Thank you all for joining us for a Fight Grid exclusive interview […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #163

    Rising Star of the Week Xander Payne On Voltage, Xander Payne took on the World Heavyweight Champion, Rex McAllister. For Xander, this was a match he really needed to win since being on a slump since losing the New Breed Championship. Prince of Phenomenal was the man, who managed to help Xander get the biggest […] More

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    FULL MATCH – Tag Team Grand Prix Semi-Finals

    (Camera opens up to the Prudential Center, focusing on Maria Del Rey in the center of the ring in front of the capacity crowd for the exclusive Wildcard 1 pre-show match: the semi-finals for the Tag Team Grand Prix.) Maria Del Rey: The following contest is a semi-final matchup for the Tag Team Grand Prix! […] More

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    WILDCARD 1: 12/10/2018

    (EAW Intro plays.) (“Martian” by Takeoff, the official WILDCARD 1 theme, starts playing as the we see a montage of multiple Battleground stars throughout the months, including those from previous years during Battleground’s previous run. As the beat drops, the camera shows the Prudential Center as the fans start cheering as the pyro goes off. […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #162

    Rising Star of the Week Damon Diesel Huge props to Damon Diesel who managed to defeat Shane Gates in a Ladder Match to determine who would face Raven Roberts for the New Breed Championship! Not quite positive when this match is going to take place, but when it does, he will for sure bring his […] More

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    Battleground 12/3/2018

    ( EAW Intro plays. ) ( “Welcome to the Party” by Diplo starts playing as the Battleground intro plays through the screen. Soon after the camera shows the Prudential Center as the fans start cheering before the camera transitions to show Ian Ross standing in the center of the ring with a microphone) Ian: Hello, everyone! […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #161

    Rising Star of the Week Clara Lovelace Clara Lovelace takes this spot as our Rising Star of the Week. Clara had a big mission approaching Bloodletter as she entered a Hardcore Triple Threat Match for a “Special Opportunity”. It wasn’t until moments before this match happened where Clara and the rest of her opponents figured […] More

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    Battleground 11/26/2018

    ( EAW Intro plays. ) ( “Welcome to the Party” by Diplo starts playing as the Battleground intro plays through the screen. Soon after the camera shows the Prudential Center as the fans start cheering before it fades to the announce table. ) Clark Ruggerio: Good evening people and welcome back to another episode of […] More

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    Bloodletter (2018)

        (EAW Intro plays) (Shot opens with Madison Kaline sitting on a golden throne adorned with barbed wire and skulls. The Unified Womens Championship is around her waist.) Voice Over: This Empire, built with sweat and blood… (As Madison gives the camera a smirk, it pulls away and starts descending the stairs of the […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #160

    Rising Star of the Week Osamu Arcichida (See MVE) Beef of the Week See MOTW Show of the Week Wicked Games Wicked Games stole the entire show last weekend. A Voltage exclusive event which featured some friends from Showdown and Dynasty. It was definitely the place to be last weekend if you came across the […] More

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    FULL MATCH – Connor Gladstone vs. Visual Prophet

    ( DING! DING! DING! ) Del Rey: The following match is scheduled for one fall! ( ‘Street Fighting Man’ by Rolling Stones picks up as Conor Gladstone makes his entrance. ) Del Rey: Introducing first, from London, England, weighing in at 225 pounds, CONOOOOOR GLAAAADSTOOOONEEEEEE! ( ‘Brains Flew By (1964 version)’ by Westside Gunn blasts […] More

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    Battleground 11/19/2018

    ( EAW Intro plays. ) ( ‘Welcome to the party’ by Diplo picks up as Battleground’s opening video plays. Then the camera shows a pan view of the Prudential Center before it fades in to the announce table. ) Ruggerio: Ladies and gentlemen welcome to another episode of Monday Night Battleground! We’re live from the […] More

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    Wicked Games (2018)

        ( EAW Intro Plays ) ( We jump straight into a special video package featuring Voltage Elitists as the chosen theme, “About to Get Crazy” by Oh The Larceny, starts up—establishing the tone for the kick-off of EAW’s two-day FPV event. ) ( The video footage features silhouettes of various Voltage stars against […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #159

    Beef of the Week Noah Reigner vs. Kassidy Heart This long heated rivalry that originated back in their previous promotion takes the spot for Beef of the Week. Empire Tag Team Champion, Kassidy Heart and Mr. Cash in the Vault, Noah Reigner were set to square off on Showdown the previous week and to them, […] More

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    Battleground 11/12/2018

    ( EAW Intro plays. ) ( “Welcome To The Party” by Diplo starts up along with Battleground’s intro video starts playing. The camera shows a pan view of the sold out Prudential Centre in Newark, New Jersey before it cuts to Clark Ruggerio and Ben Knight. ) Ruggerio: Ladies and gents, welcome back to Monday […] More

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    FIGHT GRID EXCLUSIVE: Wolfe Hunt

    (Fight Grid music plays as the Fight Grid logo appears on the screen) (Camera’s open to see Kathy Kush in the EAW Studio in Newark, New Jersey on the Fight Grid set.) Kathy Kush: Hello, Everyone, and welcome to Fight Grid where we bring you the latest in breaking news regarding all of your favorite […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #158

    Beef of the Week See MOTW Show of the Week Dynasty Dynasty takes the spot this week for Show of the Week. The show began with Starr Stan having both challenger, Devan Dubian and Answers World Champion, Theron Nikolas in the same ring. The segment went from zero to a hundred quickly with the two […] More

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    FULL MATCH – Miles Thatcher vs. Jake Smith

    (Camera opens to see the ring of the EAW Performance Center for today’s special feature matchup. Maria Del Rey stands with a microphone next to Clark Ruggerio and Ben Knight who are sitting in chairs in front of the commentary system set on a PC branded desk) Maria: Thank you everyone for tuning in to […] More

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    Battleground 11/5/2018

    (“The Man” by the Killers plays as Ian Ross walks down the ramp to the ring.) Clark Ruggiero: Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, we’re once again ready for an amazing night of Battleground, and we’re kicked off, once again, by our illustrious general manager, Ian Ross! (Ian stands in the center of the ring holding […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #157

    Rising Star of the Week Amber Keys To begin this Most Valuable Elitist, we go to the Empire brand as Amber Keys gets Rising Star of the Week. First of all, I know Amber is a veteran but the reason I give her this award is that Amber is the first graduate of Battleground and […] More

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    Battleground 10/29/2018

    ( ‘The Man’ by The Killers blasts through the speakers as Ian Ross makes his way to the ring with a microphone on his hands. He salutes the fans along the road as they cheer him. ) Ross: Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome back to Monday Night Battleground. Tonight we have a stacked card, with some […] More

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    Battleground 10/22/2018

    ( EAW Intro plays ) ( “Welcome To The Party” by Diplo starts up along with Battleground’s intro video starts playing. Then the camera shows an outside view of the Prudential Center in Newark as the lights play around and the fans screaming can be heard. ) Ruggerio: Ladies and gentlemen, welcome back to EAW […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #155

    Rising Star of the Week Harlow Reichert For Rising Star of the Week, this category belongs to Harlow Reichert. On the last episode of Empire, Harlow defeated the current Young Lioness Cup holder, Clara Lovelace in a number one contender’s match to determine who would face Specialists Champion, Tyler Wolfe next week on Empire. Personally, […] More

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    Battleground 10/15/2018

    ( EAW Intro plays. ) ( “Welcome To The Party” by Diplo starts up along with Battleground’s intro video starts playing. The camera shows an overall of the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, before it cuts to Clark Ruggerio and Ben Knight. ) Ruggerio: Ladies and gentlemen welcome to Monday Night Battleground where all […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #154

    Beef of the Week Layla Lockhart vs. Madison Kaline For Beef of the Week, I gotta give this to Madison Kaline and Layla Lockhart. A few months ago, the two women faced each other in the first round of the Empress of Elite tournament. That ended with Layla getting a huge upset over Madison Kaline. […] More

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    Battleground 10/8/2018

      ( EAW Intro plays ) ( “Welcome To The Party” by Diplo starts up along with Battleground’s intro video starts playing. The camera shows the sold out Spark Arena arena in Auckland with the excited fans screaming, before it cuts to Ben Knight and Clark Ruggiero.) Clark Ruggiero: WE ARE LIVE ONCE AGAIN IN […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #153

    Rising Star of the Week Mali Evans With a victory over the former Openweight Champion, Andrea Valentine, Mali Evans takes this week’s spot as Rising Star of the Week. Mali is someone who has fallen under the radar. Despite being part of one out of the two stables on Empire, next to Jaded Wolfe Hearts, […] More

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    Battleground 10/1/2018

      (“Welcome to the party” by Diplo hits as Battleground’s opening video starts playing. The camera shows the sold out Prudential Center arena in Newark with the excited fans screaming, before it cuts to Ben Knight and Clark Ruggiero.) Ruggiero: LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, WELCOME TO A HISTORICAL NIGHT FOR ELITE ANSWERS WRESTLING! BATTLEGROUND MAKES THE […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #152

    Rising Star of the Week Tyler Wolfe At Night 1 of Territorial Invasion, Tyler Wolfe had her opportunity at the Specialists Championship. Both her and then-Specialists Champion, Remi McQueen took each other to the limit. Both women fought to prove why they are deserving to be Specialists Champion. After a surprise kick out by Tyler, […] More

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    Territorial Invasion (2018)

      ( EAW Intro plays ) ( Begin with a blacked out screen. ) Narrator: It is a structure built for war. ( Ominous music plays in the background as we slowly open up to the following view: ) ( http://i.imgur.com/ITwCIze.png ) Narrator: A structure so massive, one wrestling ring is not enough. ( We […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #151

    Rising Star of the Week Osamu Archihida To begin this Most Valuable Elitist, I’m giving Osamu Archihida Rising Star of the Week. Osamu was part of the NEO brand and there was a promise about him being a valuable talent in the future. Personally, I am glad to see him nab this spot again because […] More

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    EAW 2K19 Roster Reveal #4

    The third current roster reveal brings us the Dynasty roster! See you tomorrow for our FINAL roster reveal. Andrei Sokolova – OVR: 87 Cameron Ella Ava – OVR: 90 Darkane – OVR: 90 Erebus Jennings – OVR: 85 Impact – OVR: 97 Jack Ripley – OVR: 88 Jason McCormick – OVR: 77 Johnny Ventura – […] More

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    EAW 2K19 Roster Reveal #3

    We’re back for the third installment of overalls, the Showdown roster! Ahren Fournier – OVR: 88 Cody Marshall – OVR: 85 Damon Diesel – OVR: 83 Diamond Cage – OVR: 94 Drake King – OVR: 80 Eric Crane – OVR: 75 Heart Break Boy – OVR: 91 Malcolm Jones – OVR: 88 Michael Bishop – […] More

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    EAW 2K19 Roster Reveal #2

    After a successful reveal yesterday, we bring to you the second installment. This one includes the roster members of EMPIRE. Stay tuned for the next few reveals in the coming days! Andrea Valentine – OVR: 86 Astraea Jordan – OVR: 87 Chelsea Crowe – OVR: 85 Clara Lovelace – OVR: 82 Consuela Rose Ava – […] More

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    EAW 2K19 Roster Reveal #1

    With EAW 2K19 right around the corner, we begin to start revealing the playable characters roster by roster, starting off with the home brand of this year’s cover boy, Voltage! Rosters were determined by what they were in early Season 12 around the time of Midsummer Massacre when the cover was first revealed. Stay tuned for news […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #150

    Rising Star of the Week See COTW Show of the Week Voltage Voltage takes its place as Show of the Week. The show began with a match consisting of some of the biggest rising stars of the Voltage brand. VIP, Jason Ryan, Kronos, and Osamu Arcichida. When it came to the winner of this match, […] More

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    EAW 2K19 News & Notes

    Coming to a store near you, EAW 2K19 will be available on October 12, 2018 and as the date approaches more and more details begin to be revealed. First announced at Midsummer Massacre, the former World Heavyweight Champion Chris Elite will be this year’s coverboy for EAW 2K19. The game will be available on all […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #149

    Rising Star of the Week Kevin Hunter At Dynasty: Revolution, Kevin Hunter did the unimaginable and defeated Lucas Johnson, Ryan Wilson, and Shaker Jones to become the number one contender for the Answers World Championship. I was someone who was surprised by this result, but I thought it was well-deserved. He has been someone who […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #148

    Rising Star of the Week Clara Lovelace In order to start off this MVE, Rising Star of the Week belongs to Clara Lovelace. The reason for Clara winning this category is because she managed to defeat five other women to win the Young Lioness Cup. This allows her the opportunity to eventually cash in the […] More

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    Manifest Destiny (2018)

      Match Card (EAW Video Plays…) (The camera fades into the sight of New York. An instrumental version of “Crown” by Camila Cabello and Grey is playing in the background. It goes to the Empire State Building to the Statue of Liberty to Central Park to Time Square before show attractions of Brooklyn beginning with […] More

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    Real Talk With Sofia Clark Empress of Elite Edition, Special Guest – Astraea Jordan

    (Jazz music begins to lightly play in the background as the cameras focus on Sofia Clarke, wearing a white blouse and black slacks. Sofia, with a smile on her face, begins to speak) SOFIA CLARKE: WELCOME… Everyone to another special edition of the newly revamped, rebooted, reformed…. REAAAAL TALK! First and foremost I’d like to […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #147

    Rising Star of the Week Tyler Wolfe For Rising Star of the Week, this goes to Tyler Wolfe. Tyler managed to get herself an opportunity at the Specialists Championship at Manifest Destiny against Remi Skyfire. In order to accomplish that, she managed to defeat one-half of the Empire Tag Team Champions, Sienna Jade. Out of […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #146

    Rising Star of the Week Ryan Wilson To start off this MVE, I am going to give Rising Star of the Week to Ryan Wilson. On the latest episode of Dynasty, Ryan Wilson managed to get a victory over the current Hardcore Champion, Johnny Ventura after a distraction from Mark Michaels. From what I can […] More

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    MVE #145

    Rising Star of the Week Damon Diesel Damon Diesel managed to outlast seven other competitors in order to win the Showdown Showcase Elimination Match. I thought, he did well in the match. He looked strong and he rose to the occasion with being one of the hottest rising stars on the brand. The NEO Syndicate […] More

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    Midsummer Massacre 2018 Pre-Show Panel

    (“Thought Contagion” by Muse plays as highlights of Season 12 of Showdown so far play including Diamond Cage’s dominance as EAW Champion, the formation of NEO Syndicate, Ahren Fournier’s back and forth with Heart Break Boy, Malcolm Jones & Astraea Jordan winning the tag team championships, and the rise of several up and coming talents. […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #144

    Rising Star of the Week Layla Lockhart Layla Lockhart manages to find a spot in this category after a shocking victory over the current Empress of Elite, Madison Kaline during the first round of the Empress of Elite tournament, eliminating her from the tournament as a whole. No shade to Layla, but I’m not sure […] More

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    UPDATE: Who Is Solomon Caine?

    Almost two years ago there was an article about a new EAW elitist who had recently signed. His Name was Solomon Caine. For those who aren’t familiar, Caine was a brutal competitor who would seek to inflict as much punishment as as humanly (or perhaps even inhumanly) possible with an offensive style that was simplistic […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #143

    Rising Star of the Week Sunami Tayo On Showdown, Sunami Tayo managed to grab the attention of New Breed Champion, Xander Payne after winning a triple threat match against Naheem Bogard and Viktor Jackson. However, another way that Sunami Tayo managed to grab the attention of Xander Payne was after the matchup when he connected […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #142

    Rising Star of the Week Mark Michaels Mark Michaels is the Rising Star of the Week. The reason for that is because he won the fatal-five-way to determine the number one contender for the Hardcore Championship. In the match, there was a lot of impressive competition. From the likes of Lucas Johnson to Erebus Jennings […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #141

    Rising Star of the Week Raven Roberts For Rising Star of the Week, I gotta give it to Raven Roberts. At Pain for Pride, she suffered two losses. One of them being for the Empire Tag Team Championship. A week later, it seems like the loss has not impacted her whatsoever as she dominated Layla […] More

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    2018 EAW Draft (FULL SHOW)

    ( EAW Intro plays ) ( Recap of Pain for Pride Festival is shown, highlighting many of the amazing moments to take place during the show — including the fireworks, the Mother Goddess, the musical and theatrical events across the park, and matches such as CITV, Openweight, 24/7 and the World Championship contests. ) ( […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #140

    Rising Star of the Week Remi Skyfire For Rising Star of the Week, I give this to the NEW Specialists Champion, Remi Skyfire. When keeping up with the promos in this match, I knew that Remi Skyfire could be a contender to take the title off of Chelsea. I was not quite sure if they […] More

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    EXCLUSIVE: An inside look at Elite Answers Wrestling contracts

    Hello everyone! Fight Grid journalist Kathy Kush here, Heading into the 12th annual season of Elite Answers Wrestling many EAW Elitists from all four brands will be negotiating deals over the next several weeks to extend their current contracts, or obtain new ones altogether. While most contract extensions go relatively unannounced, we can report that […] More

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    Nine Upcoming Elitists To Lookout For In Season 12

    By Michael Lanza June 27, 2018 12:50 PM   Every year EAW finds itself with a new crop of talent that shows the promise to garner excitement for the time being. While some meet or exceed expectations and carve a path to greatness, others slowly drift away as the pressure of being in the Land […] More

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    Pain for Pride Festival review: by Michael Lanza (part 2)

    By Michael Lanza May 30, 2018 6:50 PM     DAY 3: 5:30 PM. It was an overcast afternoon in Vegas, with thankfully no rain or humidity by the time I rolled into the Motor Speedway. Ridiculously long line yet again, however after Day 1 I was granted press credentials as well as backstage access. […] More

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    Pain for Pride Festival review: by Michael Lanza (part 1)

    By Michael Lanza May 30, 2018 6:50 PM   Hello everyone, Michael Lanza here, everyone’s favorite snobby wrestling critic. I just got back from Vegas yesterday afternoon and had the chance to reflect on what could possibly be one of the greatest weekends of my life. That is because I got the chance to attend […] More

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    2018 EAW Hall of Fame ceremony (FULL EVENT)

    ( EAW Intro plays ) (We get a few highlights of the EAW Hall of Fame red carpet event that took place earlier, and we cut to the outside of the T-Mobile Arena in downtown Las Vegas, Nevada. We enter the inside of the venue where a stage is set with fans in the rafters […] More

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    2018 EAW Hall of Fame red carpet

    ( EAW Intro plays ) Narrator: AND NOW…ELITE ANSWERS WRESTLING PRESENTS THE 2018 HALL OF FAME RED CARPET! (“Hall of Fame” — The Script is playing all around the PA system of the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada fades in. In the bottom left corner of the screen, the clock begins to count down […] More

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    FULL Match – CM Banks vs Mr. DEDEDE – Special Guest Referee, HRDO: Pain 4 Pride

    ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8O4IP7LaCw is played ) ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3EMEeZIRtSc&feature=related is played afterward ) (Recap of the feud between CM Banks and Mr. DEDEDE is shown) (Camera fades to the ring, showing the ring announcer standing in the center) Ring Announcer: The following contest is set for one fall… and will be the MAIN EVENT of Pain For […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #139

    Beef of the Week See MOTW Show of the Week Showdown For Show of the Week, I gotta give it to Showdown! From start to finish, I thought it was fantastic. I am for one love the little alliance with Daryl Kinkade, Charlie Marr, and Rex McAllister. I did do see the comparisons from Rex’s […] More

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    FULL MATCH – Impact vs Ashten Cross vs Lethal Consequences – Answers World Championship Match: Pain for Pride IV

    The Day 1 headlining bout of 2011’s mega-event featuring an up and coming Ashten Cross looking to capture his first World Championship against the champion at the time, Impact, and his former stablemate and at the time recent Hall of Fame Inductee, Lethal Consequences. (A video package plays highlighting the feud between Y2Impact, Ashten Cross, […] More

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    FULL MATCH – Tyler Parker vs Impact – National Extreme Championship Match: Pain for Pride VII

    A 2014 ”mentor vs student” showcase at the Marquee mega-event featuring Y2Impact challenging longtime friend and then-NE Champion, Tyler Parker in a 30 minute Ironman bout. (Video package plays; highlighting the feud between Y2Impact and Tyler Parker for the National Extreme Championship) (Camera cuts back to the Announcer in the middle of the ring) Announcer: […] More

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    FULL MATCH – Cameron Ella Ava vs Cleopatra – Vixens World Championship Match: Pain for Pride VI

    Full Vixens Championship match at Pain for Pride 6 featuring the defending champion, Cleopatra, putting her year long title reign at stake against Cameron Ella Ava. ( Camera fades into the ring ) Ring Announcer: The following contest scheduled for one fall… IS FOR THE VIXENS CHAMPIONSHIP!! ( Vixens Championship logo flashes across the screen […] More

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    24/7 Battle Royal confirmed for Pain for Pride Festival

    Sources from EAW.com have confirmed yesterday that the 24/7 Battle Royal will be returning for Pain for Pride festival. This provides a major opportunity to any given Elitist who should happen to be a participant in this match, due to the winner being awarded a “24/7 contract” entitling them to a championship match at any […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #138

    Rising Star of the Week Charlie Marr On the latest episode of Voltage, there was an eight-person tag team match — Charlie Marr, Daryl Kinkade, and The Dragon Slayers vs. Cameron Ella Ava, Mr. DEDEDE, Xander Payne and The Revenant. At the end of the matchup, it happened to be Charlie Marr to get a […] More

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    FULL MATCH – Alexander Da Vinci vs Prince of Phenomenal – Answers World Championship Match: Pain for Pride V

    Full match of the Pain for Pride V headline bout for the Answers World Championship, featuring the champion Alexander Da Vinci defending his title against Prince of Phenomenal. MATCH BELOW: Stew: Well folks, business is about to pick up… IT’S TIME FOR THE MAIN EVENT OF PAIN FOR PRIDE V!! ( The camera pans to […] More

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    Op-Ed: The Odyssey of Ventura and The Cursed Robe

    By Michael Lanza May 30, 2018 6:50 PM   Michael Lanza here, everyone’s favorite snobby wrestling critic. This weekend was an eventful weekend for EAW to say the least. We crowned a new Answers Wrestling, witnessed the forming of a deadly alliance between The Crowe’s Nest and Jaded Hearts, saw the return of a Hall […] More

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    The Curious Case Behind The Chris Elite Crew Assaults

    The curious case behind the assaults on Chris Elite’s crew members intensifies all around the EAW Universe. From the fans, to EAW personnel themselves, everybody is speculating and pointing fingers. For those out of the loop, Big Mike was viciously assaulted two weeks ago on Voltage in the parking lot by an unknown attacker. Both […] More

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    FULL MATCH – Starr Stan vs. Heart Break Boy – Interbranded Championship Match: Pain for Pride II

    A classic 2009 bout from Pain for Pride II pitting the best from Showdown against the best from Dynasty:    ( EAW Interbranded Title chase promo plays ) ( Ding! Ding! Ding! ) Announcer: This match is scheduled for onefall…. AND IS FOR THE EAW…. INTEEEEERBRANDED CHAMPIONSHIP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ( Starr’s music plays as he comes out […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #137

    Rising Star of the Week Raven Roberts One of the biggest shockers in the latest episode of Empire was Raven Roberts selling her soul to Chelsea Crowe and joining the Crowe’s Nest. Due to the Freebird rules, that makes Raven an Empire Tag Team Champion. Now, she finds herself pulling a Cameron Ella Ava and […] More

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    FULL MATCH – HRDO vs Mr. DEDEDE: Pain for Pride I

    ( Mr DEDEDE vs HRDO rivalry is shown ) ( Crowd boo’s as Helicopter intro plays ) ( Camera fades to Mr DEDEDE with loud winds heard in the background ) Mr DEDEDE: ITS THE GAWD, LIVE!!! LIVE in The HEART of New York CITY!!!!! The Gawd is so excited! The Gawd is so enthusiastic! […] More

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    EAW Hall of Fame 2018 Inductee # 5

    This weekend EAW announced on their weekly programming that Vic Vendetta would be the latest entrant into the EAW Hall of Fame Class of 2018. This comes as exciting news for the veteran Elitist who made his humble beginnings in the late 2000’s, working his way up the ranks and inserting himself into highly notable […] More

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    New match announced for Pain for Pride Festival

    Showdown’s Supershow Wrath of the Dragon left us all in shock when The Heart Break Boy made a surprising return with a new target in mind, Prince of Phenomenal. An unsolicited attack by the hands of HBB following POP’s successful title defense had us all wondering one thing; what was his motive? With several weeks […] More

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    Cameron Ella Ava participates in celebrity American Ninja Warrior charity event

    EAW Elitist and 1/2 of the EAW Tag Team Champions, Cameron Ella Ava participated in a special celebrity edition of Ninja Warrior on NBC. The event took place in coordination with the nonprofit charity organization, Red Nose Day, established to help end childhood poverty for kids in the United States and worldwide. Cameron’s tag team […] More

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    Bidding war for Thursday Night Empire heats up!

    While the television contracts for Dynasty, Showdown an Voltage aren’t set to expire until Season 13 rolls around in June 2019, EAW’s most popular show Empire will have it’s current contract expiring in a little under six weeks. A massive bidding war has taken place throughout the spring regarding which network Empire will spend Season […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #136

    Rising Star of the Week Noah Reigner Noah Reigner undefeated streak continues. That makes 6-0 right now? Personally, he is looking good for Cash in the Vault and getting a victory over the Hardcore Champion makes puts him once again as the Rising Star of the Week. Noah managed to get a surprising roll up […] More

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    BREAKING: Damon Diesel added to Pain for Pride title match

    The news broke earlier today from EAW Headquarters that Dynasty General Manager Starr Stan has selected Damon Diesel to participate in the New Breed Championship match at Pain for Pride! This will pit the defending champion, “The Revenant” Michael Bishop against Showdown’s Alex Bowden, Dynasty’s Damon Diesel and his fellow brand-mate, Xander Payne. Rumors began […] More

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    EAW Hall of Fame 2018 Inductee #4

    EAW has announced on its social media that legendary stable, Generation Genesis, made up of Impact, Lethal Consequences, Hurricane Hawk and its founder CM Banks, will be entering the EAW Hall of Fame Class of 2018! It started with CM Banks, the founder and creator of EAW who at the time seemed to be virtually […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #135

    Rising Star of the Week Noah Reigner Probably one of the unexpected winners of the entire weekend, Noah Reigner was able to defeat Lucas Johnson and Shackleford to get himself a contract for the Cash in the Vault match at Pain for Pride! Honestly, I love seeing people who aren’t necessarily favorites on winning end […] More

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    Maddox Ayres injured at Dynasty Supershow

    – Newark, NJ – 7:46 PM, 5/15/18   An injury report has made rounds this afternoon regarding the status of Maddox Ayres following his match at Dynasty Supershow: Culture Crisis. Ayres appeared to be severely injured during the match, even having to be stretchered out of the arena at one point. After willing himself back […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #134

    Rising Star of the Week Raven Roberts In order to start this MVE, newcomer Raven Roberts takes this spot as Rising Star of the Week. She managed to outlast five other women in order to get a unique opportunity. The question is what can this unique opportunity be? Is it a title shot? Is it […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #133

    Rising Star of the Week See POTW. Beef of the Week Six-Pack Challenge Number One Contender’s Match for the Interwire Championship Honestly, this should have been obvious by Wednesday/Thursday. The competitivity from all of these men was surreal and they really killed it when it came to terms of promoing. Any of these six men, […] More

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    New PFP Festival Details Revealed!

    EAW reporter Kathy Kush here, with some MAJOR ground breaking updates regarding Pain for Pride Festival! Breathtaking revelations, jaw dropping expenses and unbelievable facts about this years event have been revealed, and believe me when I tell you, this could very well go down as the most immersive sports and entertainment event in history! For […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #132

    Rising Star of the Week Sienna Jade Not only is Sienna Jade a rising star for the REVOLT people, but she seems to be making a name for herself in front of the Empire viewers. I don’t blame her because everything about the personality of Sienna Jade makes you gravitate towards her. She has this […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #131

    FIRST WEEK OF THE MERGE (aka caught up finally) Okay, for the REVOLT people who don’t know what in the blue hell is this. Most Valuable Elitist are weekly awards handed out to the person(s) that really had the most impactful moment, match or showing of the entire week. The categories are: Rising Star of […] More

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    Most Valuable Elitist #130

    FOR GRAND RAMPAGE WEEK Rising Star of the Week Maddox Ayres In order to start of this Most Valuable Elitist (that is like more than two weeks late), lets talk about Maddox Ayres who managed to find himself in the final seven of the Grand Rampage. Honestly, the fact that he made it that far […] More

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    Real Talk With Sofia Clarke Episode 5, Special Guest: Scott Diamond

    (Jazz music begins to quietly play as the camera fades from black and focuses on a dark room where the always beautiful, Sofia Clarke, is shown sitting in a large leather chair. Sofia is wearing a black leather jacket, black top, black pants matched with red pumps.) SOFIA CLARKE: WELCOME EVERYONE TO REAL TALK! Before […] More

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    EAW Purchases REVOLT! Pro Combat

    As first reported by Foxsports.com, REVOLT! Pro Combat and Elite Answers Wrestling have agreed to terms and finalized a deal that would now make REVOLT an official property of EAW. Effective immediately, all REVOLT likenesses, copyright, and trademarks belong to EAW. Rumors began running rampant following the news of Talib Bari’s pending announcement, and only […] More