I have spoken before about how I think that the best-of-three/five/seven format of feuds, as recently seen between Sheamus and Cesaro, would be brilliant to use more often, because it is a new tidy format, providing something new to break in the future. This frame of mind matches SmackDown perfectly, at least as of now. SmackDown has been onto a winner since the brand division with … Continue reading The tidiness of SmackDown is a great new canvas for Wyatt Family chaos
What on Earth does WWE have in mind as they rebrand Evil Emma as “Emmalina” upon her long awaited return? The announcement of her character change since her brilliant showing as Evil Emma before her injury-induced hiatus has irritated many fans, myself in included. Unfortunately, this is pretty much what fans asked for in the first place when they requested equality in booking. There is something that … Continue reading Emma’s “Emmalina” rebranding is atrocious, but sadly might be appropriate for as long as fans want the Women’s Division to grow.
One thing that has disappointed some fans already is that with its new roster, Smackdown did not become an indie wonderland, or an NXT 2.0 with the soap opera being more reserved for Raw, with fan favourites such as Sami Zayn, Kevin Owens, Finn Balor, Neville and Cesaro going to the red team. This was given a solid confirmation by the announcement that the Cruiserweight Division was on its way … Continue reading Which feuds and partnerships will benefit from being split up by the WWE Draft?