And it is only January.
A pipe bomb shoot interview by CM Punk (which could have been far better than his shoot interview eighteen months in the past) was as fascinating as anything at all Punk has explained in a although and it was effectively obtained for its content.
Like it or not, Punk is the greatest thing heading in the WWE nowadays and for good evaluate. Seeing him on the display, he spewed truths about how the firm is disenchanted when it arrives to its pecking purchase and how superstars of the previous weren't as proficient as the kinds today and how pecking purchase and popularity get you far in this day and age.
Pure brilliance and pure genius to deliver up Hulk Hogan's standing in phrases of what he did and who he confronted. You never know what is going to arrive out of Punk's mouth, but I am damn happy of the reality he spoke volumes like the Punk of aged and not some cookie-cutter imitation of himself.
It nearly experienced an old WCW really feel to it when disgruntled wrestlers would arrive out and bitch and moan about the status of the organization.
Often, the truth at the rear of the Gorilla Placement helps make for some fantastic promos.
And what can we say about The Rock in his very first appearance in months? It was new, it was thrilling and it was vintage Rock. The seem, the experience, the exhilaration, the group. Everything the WWE could have hoped for in the interaction among the two wrestlers occurred.
It was so much far better than Rock/Cena. Wherever else would someone refer to himself as "God" and nevertheless be outshone for a transient moment?
"Boots to Asses" vs. "Knees to Faces" will be the perfect rivalry to start off factors off in the 2013 wrestling 12 months. With the WWE title on the line, it tends to make it that considerably much better. And two guys who can chat the discuss and wander the stroll will make it take place. A show stealer? Indeed. A group pleaser? Of course. A win for the fans and the WWE? Sure.
This is what wrestling need to be, this is what wrestling requirements to be. And for the first time since the buildup of WrestleMania, it might be that all us wrestling supporters experience magic could discover its way back into the WWE with a brand name of aged-design wrestling with new-type chutzpah.
Only 19 days right up until what could be the Match of the Yr. And only 19 days to construct on what we noticed Monday night time. Hopefully, it only gets better from here