November 21st, 2016
Ryan and Kyle returned this week with a live show immediately following the WWE Survivor Series with their instant reaction and opinion on the big show from Toronto. This is the audio only podcast version of the show. However, this was also our first livecast streamed with video via YouTube. If you want to check out the webcast, you can watch it at this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=16yOrHMCEdc&t=35s
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November 16th, 2016
We're back at you this week with a new edition of Top Rope Nation, and there's a ton to discuss with WWE Survivor Series and NXT TakeOver: Toronto on the horizon this weekend. Ryan and Kyle of TopRopePress.com break it all down. Specific topics discussed on the show this week include:
- Details on how you can win a free copy of WWE 2k17 for Xbox One.
- Discussion on the Joey Styles controversy and sexism in pro wrestling.
- Full WWE Survivor Series preview. We look at every match and make our predictions.
- NXT TakeOver: Toronto preview. Who is going to win and will this be Samoa Joe's last NXT match?
All of this and much more. Don't forget to support the show on Patreon by visiting our brand new Patreon page at www.patreon.com/topropenation. Patreon supporters will have exclusive access to bonus content (podcasts/webcasts) produced just for you, as well as exclusive contests. You can become a supporter for as little as $1.00 per month.
Join us this Sunday on YouTube for a special live podcast as we break down Survivor Series immediately following the show's conclusion. You can subscribe to the TopRopePress.com YouTube page at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqFfYkQ9YFHwE1LlHGV9JWQ
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November 9th, 2016
This is the first episode in a special WWE Survivor Series retro series looking at the entire history of the event as we lead into this year's event in a couple of weeks. This week's first show is presented here free, in its entirety. Future broadcasts of Survivor Series flashback will be presented exclusively to Top Rope Nation Patreon supporters. You can show your support and gain access to these shows for as little as $1.00/month by going to www.Patreon.com/TopRopeNation.
On this episode, Ryan and Kyle break down all the history surrounding the creation of the Survivor Series. If you don't know the history of pro wrestling in the mid 1980s, this is a must-listen in order to educate yourself. We talk Jim Crockett Promotions vs. Vince McMahon and how the changing landscape created the first edition of the Survivor Series when McMahon went head to head with Starrcade.
Following our breaking down of all the information surrounding the event's inception, Ryan and Kyle talk about and review the first three Survivor Series events, 1987 to 1989.
Our standard editions of Top Rope Nation will return next week, November 16, discussing all of the latest current events in pro wrestling. The second episode of Survivor Series flashback (1990-1995) will be posted at www.Patreon.com/TopRopeNation.