WCW Retrospect Podcast

5
Oct

Episode 028 - Interview with David Arquette

We. Are. Back. Baby.

That's right! The WCW Retrospect Podcast rides again! Episode 028 is an interview that David Andersen has been waiting to do for a long time and here it is, a conversation with former WCW World Heavyweight Champion, David Arquette! David shares with us his memories of Ready To Rumble, who he really enjoyed working with, his thoughts on Chris Kanyon, Shane Helms, Goldberg & more. David then gives us a glimpse into his WCW appearances to promote the movie, how he was pitched on winning the World Heavyweight Championship, his initial thoughts and his thoughts on the feedback he received. David gives us his true feelings regarding working with Vince Russo, why he walked away from the Professional Wrestling business & why he's back again in 2018. A great conversation with a great man. Follow him on Social Media - Facebook, Twitter & Instagram @DavidArquette & make sure you are following us across Social Media @WCWRetrospect. And now, please enjoy Episode 028 with David Arquette. 

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24
Jul

Episode 027 - WCW Great American Bash 1991

Swerve, Bro! It's a special BONUS edition of the WCW Retrospect Podcast! David is joined by the one & only, the great @retro_shred! This show came to be as Retro was calling David out on Twitter for not being a fan of the Bash '91 PPV, so David invited Retro on to the show to change his mind! Did Retro Shred accomplish what he set out to do? Listen in as the guys give you a match by match recap of the event, including the few bright spots that David was willing to admit were not as bad as making this show worthy of the title of THE WORST PAY PER VIEW OF ALL TIME! There's also some knowledge being shared as David shares a story of Missy Hyatt Tweeting @WCWRetrospect with what happened to her during this PPV event. The story Missy describes was actually edited off of the WWE Network show, so tune in to hear what happened to Missy live on pay per view, and how it has impacted her life some 27 years later. All this and so much more! Make sure you follow @WCWRetrospect on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram; and be sure to follow our friend @retro_shred on Twitter! This unannounced show is our way of saying THANK YOU for all of your support. Please enjoy Episode 027. 

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13
Jul

Episode 026 - WCW Hog Wild 1996

We're back baby! It's the triumphant return of the WCW Retrospect Podcast! Your humble hosts are so very grateful to all of you for your support during the hiatus, and are ready to pick up right where they left off! Episode 026 is a retrospective look back at WCW Hog Wild 1996. Listen to hear what the guys thought of the freshly turned heel Hollywood Hogan, the attire of the commentary team, why the crowd was vocal towards Harlem Heat & much more! Make sure you are following us across social media - Facebook, Twitter & Instagram all @WCWRetrospect & make sure you are subscribed at Apple Podcasts, Podbean, Stitcher or stream at WCWRetrospect.com! Thanks again for all of your support & please enjoy Episode 026!

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29
Jun

Episode 025 - The Merchandise Of WCW

This milestone edition of the WCW Retrospect Podcast is devoted to talking about the great merchandise from the glory days of WCW! Listen as David & Joseph discuss their favorite t-shirts, action figures & more! Hear Joseph go into great detail about the different action figures, trading card & VHS items offered while David was busy trying to understand why WCW thought it was a good idea to market toy severed heads. Join us on Twitter @WCWRetrospect & give us your feedback. Thanks for listening & enjoy Episode 025!

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29
Jun

Episode 024 - WCW Halloween Havoc 1991

Episode 024 features a review of the 1991 WCW Halloween Havoc Pay Per View! Hear David & Joseph provide you with a breakdown of each match/segment on the show including the now infamous Chamber of Horrors! What did Joseph think of Van Hammer's performance? Were the guys fans of the buildup to the Main Event of Lex Luger vs. Ron Simmons? All this & much more! Make sure you are subscribed on iTunes & follow us on Social Media @WCWRetrospect. Now, please enjoy Episode 024!

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29
Jun

Episode 023 - Superstar Profile: The Dungeon Of Doom

Episode 023 is all about The Dungeon Of Doom! In this Superstar Profile, you'll hear David & Joseph discuss all of the members of this often forgotten stable. Hear which talent were the favorite & least favorite of your humble hosts. David attempts to apply logic during The Giant's Halloween Havoc 1995 debacle, while Joseph lets it all fly regarding the 47 vs 2 Uncensored 1996 matchup of The Alliance To End Hulkamania vs. The Dungeon Of Doom. Enjoy!

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29
Jun

Episode 022 - The Music Of WCW

We're back, baby! After a 2 week hiatus, the WCW Retrospect podcast is picking right up where we left off with The Music Of WCW! Hear David & Joseph discuss the various theme songs that were synonymous with the Superstars of World Championship Wrestling. Which songs did your Humble Hosts like the most & the least? Joseph provides some WCW Slam Jam karaoke for your listening pleasure. And now, please enjoy Episode 022!

 

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29
Jun

Episode 021 - WCW Monday Nitro January 4th, 1999

Episode 021 is our review one of the most infamous nights in the history of Monday Nitro, January 4th, 1999...the FINGERPOKE OF DOOM episode! Listen as David & Joseph give a full recap of this show & hear what their thoughts were back in 1999 vs today's 2017 review. Make sure you are subscribed at Apple Podcasts & while you're there, please give us a 5 star review & a comment. And now, please enjoy Episode 021!

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29
Jun

Episode 020 - Top Moments In Monday Nitro History

We've reached another milestone! Episode 020 is devoted to the greatest moments in the history of Monday Nitro! Listen as David & Joseph give you a chronological rundown of their most defining moments in the history of Nitro. Which moments did your humble hosts select as their most favorite? Which ones didn't make the list? All this & much more! Thanks for your support, & now please enjoy Episode 020.

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29
Jun

Episode 019 - Unique WCW Venues

Episode 019 of the WCW Retrospect Podcast takes a look back at the different, unique venues that WCW used for their Television & Pay-Per-View events. Listen as David & Joseph tell you about some of the history making events that occurred in venues such as the Mall of America, Sturgis, South Dakota, the Georgia Dome & more! Which venues did the guys enjoy the most & which ones were they not fans of? Download Episode 019 now & listen for yourself! Please make sure you subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts & while you're there, kindly give us a 5 Star Rating & a review as it would be much appreciated! Keep up with us on Social Media on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram @WCWRetrospect. Thanks as always for all of your support & now, please enjoy this week's episode.

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29
Jun

Episode 018 - WCW Monday Nitro Episode 001

PastaMania is running wild on Episode 018 of the WCW Retrospect Podcast, Brother! This week, David & Joseph take a retrospective look back at the debut edition of WCW Monday Nitro! Listen as Joseph contemplates the legitimacy of Eric Bischoff's account of how the concept of Nitro came to be. What were some of the classic retailers listed as being featured in the camera shots at the Mall of America? How much of an impact did Lex Luger jumping from the World Wrestling Federation factor into getting Nitro off the ground? PLUS - faction warfare as it's North vs. South between your humble hosts! All this & much more. Be sure to subscribe at iTunes & while you're there, please give us a 5 star rating & leave us a review. Thanks for your support & now please enjoy Episode 018!

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29
Jun

Episode 017 - Superstar Profile: Bret “The Hitman” Hart

Episode 017 of the WCW Retrospect Podcast is a Superstar Profile of The Best There Is, The Best There Was & The Best There Ever Will Be; Bret "The Hitman" Hart! Listen as David & Joseph take you on a retrospective journey back in time to review the WCW tenure of one of Pro Wrestling's most popular wrestlers of the modern era. While your humble hosts are self-admitted Hitman fans, they don't look at this WCW run with rose-colored Hitman wraparound shades! Hear the guys give their honest assessment of how they each felt Bret's run in WCW went, what went right, wrong & what could've been done differently. Thanks again for your support & enjoy Episode 017!

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29
Jun

Episode 016 - WCW Hall Of Fame

Episode 016 of the WCW Retrospect Podcast is focused on the discussion around the WCW Hall Of Fame! I bet some of you didn't even realize or remember that WCW had a Hall Of Fame, but they did! David & Joseph will take you on a retrospective journey back to 1993 - 1995 when WCW had an annual Hall Of Fame ceremony in conjunction with the Slamboree PPV. Who were some of the most and least deserving HOF'ers in your humble hosts opinion? Download and find out now! Please take a moment to leave us a comment & a 5 star review on iTunes as that helps us drive more traffic to the show. Tweet us @WCWRetrospect & let us know what you thought of this week's show. As always, thanks for your feedback & support. Now, enjoy the show!

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29
Jun

Episode 015 - WCW SuperBrawl ‘91

Episode 015 is our first full length, in depth review of a specific WCW PPV event; WCW SuperBrawl '91! Check out the perspective each men bring to what they thought the high and low points of the show were. There were absolutely some great, and not so great moments on this show, and David & Joseph broke them down segment by segment. Hit us up on Twitter @WCWRetrospect after you finish listening & give us your feedback. Check it out!

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29
Jun

Episode 014 - Superstar Profile: Misfits In Action

Episode 014 is our next Superstar Profile, chronicling the Misfits In Action! Listen in as David & Joseph take you on a retrospective trip down WCW Memory Lane back to the year 2000; & relive all things MIA. The Guys tell you who their favorite & least favorite members of the group were, as well as what each think the Misfits In Action are best remembered for. Hear David go off on a rant about "defending Pro Wrestling" after Joseph kept his every 7 show streak intact of infuriating David. Hit us up on Twitter @WCWRetrospect with your feedback & check out what awesome new feature the guys will be debuting with Episode 015.

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29
Jun

Episode 013 - WCW World Television Championship

Episode 013 is a retrospective look at the WCW World Television Championship! David & Joseph take you back through time and space to remind you of the highs & lows associated with this prestigious title. Who were the competitors most closely associated with the title? Which version of the title did the guys like most? Who were some of the guys favorite & least favorite champions? All this & much more! PLUS, David gives a shout out to Vince Russo! Subscribe at iTunes, SoundCloud, Podbean & Google Play. Please leave a comment & a 5 star review wherever you download the show from. Tweet us @WCWRetrospect with your feedback on this week's show. Thanks for your support & enjoy Episode 013!

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29
Jun

Episode 012 - WCW Mini Movies

Episode 012 of the WCW Retrospect Podcast looks back at the infamous WCW Mini Movies! Listen as David & Joseph recap these fine pieces of cinematic glory, as well as find out which films the fellas liked and disliked the most. Tweet us @WCWRetrospect with your picks for best and worst after listening to this week's show. Thanks as always for your support!

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29
Jun

Episode 011 - Superstar Profile: Big Van Vader

What time is it?! It's Vader Time! Episode 011 is our next Superstar Profile featuring one of the greatest big men in the history of the industry, Big Van Vader! David & Joseph take a retrospective look at Vader's entire WCW run from 1990 - 1995. Make sure you leave us your feedback on Twitter @WCWRetrospect. Check it out!

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29
Jun

Episode 010 - WCW Video Games

We've hit double digits! It's Episode 010 of the WCW Retrospect Podcast, and this week it's all about the WCW Video Games. David & Joseph take you on a retrospective journey through all of the different WCW video game titles. Were you a PSX or an N64 player? Was WCW/nWo Revenge really the greatest game? How much did Joseph hate Backstage Assault? Tweet us @WCWRetrospect with your feedback of the show.

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29
Jun

Episode 009 - Managers in WCW

Episode 009 is all about the great, and not so great Managers in WCW history! Join in on the conversation between David & Joseph as they discuss some of the biggest names in the history of the industry! Who were some of the guys favorite & not so favorite Managers? Who's name did Joseph mention that actually made David give him praise on the air? Tune in and hear it for yourself!

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29
Jun

Episode 008 - Superstar Profile: Stunning Steve Austin

Our 1st WCW Superstar Profile! David & Joseph discuss all things Stunning Steve Austin! What were Joseph's thoughts of the Scaffold Match from The Great American Bash '91? Where did David think the biggest missed opportunity was for Stunning Steve in WCW? All this & more are featured in this week's episode. Download & listen now!

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29
Jun

Episode 007 - World War 3

It's time for World War 3! Join David & Joseph as they take a retrospective look back at this annual WCW Pay-Per-View tradition that ran from 1995 - 1998. Who were some of the talent filling the card that irritated the guys the most? Who were their favorite and not so favorite winners? Download now to check it out!

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29
Jun

Episode 006 - Celebrities in WCW

Episode 006 focuses on the Celebrities from the music, sports & entertainment world who spent time in World Championship Wrestling. Which Celebrities did David & Joseph enjoy and hate the most? Download this week's episode to hear it all!

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29
Jun

Episode 005 - Forgotten WCW Wrestlers

Episode 005 is all about the potentially forgotten WCW Wrestlers. Join David & Joseph as they retrospectively discuss some of the forgotten Superstars who had a stint in World Championship Wrestling. Make sure you're following the show account on Twitter @WCWRetrospect. Send your praise Tweets to @DavidCAndersen & your hate Tweets to @JosephMagee. Thanks again for your support!

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29
Jun

Episode 004 - The Four Horsemen

Episode 004 is all about The Four Horsemen! Join David & Joseph as they take a retrospective look at one of the most elite & important factions in the history of Professional Wrestling! Who do they guys think was the best version of the group? Who do they each feel was the worst member? A fun trip down memory lane. Check it out today!

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29
Jun

Episode 003 - The Transformation Of Sting

It's Episode 003! Join the guys as they go on a retrospective trip back in time to look at The Transformation of Sting! 1996-1997 were 2 of WCW's biggest years in company history, & all things Sting during this time period are discussed. Make sure you leave a review & help spread the message on Social Media. Check it out!

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29
Jun

Episode 002 - BattleBowl

Take a retrospective trip with David & Joseph as they recount BattleBowl:The Lethal Lottery! Starrcade 1991, 1992, BattleBowl 1993 & Slamboree 1996 are profiled in this week's episode. Check it out!

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29
Jun

Episode 001 - Hulk Hogan’s Arrival In WCW

It's the debut edition of the WCW Retrospect podcast! Hear David Andersen & Joseph Magee take you on a retrospective look back at the biggest move WCW made to compete with the WWF. How much money did Hogan stand to make by joining WCW? Did Vince McMahon attempt to block Hogan from making the move? What impact did Hogan initially make on WCW's bottom line upon arrival? All this plus MUCH more are discussed in detail. Please like us on Facebook & follow us on Twitter @WCWRetrospect.

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