WWE is still relevant because of the fact that it's been around for decades, and their television shows and pay per views have been watched for years.
Why is the WWE important?
Professional wrestling is loved by millions around the world. At the height of its popularity in the 90s, pro-wrestling captured the imagination of the people and became one of the most popular forms of entertainment.
How the WWE begin?
Before it was called the WWE it was called the WWF. The WWF started in 1980 but later on during the years the WWF will be sued for copyright issues. The World Wrestling Federation lost a lawsuit initiated by the World Wildlife Fund over the WWF trademark. The World Wrestling Federation was forced to rebrand itself and changed its business name to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) on May 6, 2002.
Why do people find WWE entertaining?
Action, drama, humor, infidelity, love stories, betrayal, overcoming adversity, facing tough obstacles, pain, both mental and physical, joy, happiness, and family issues are just some of the aspects of pro wrestling that make it entertaining."
Faces of the WWE
In the WWE there were wrestlers who were the face of the company. The WWE had four eras that each superstar was the face of the company. The golden era, attitude era, ruthless aggression era and the pg era. The golden era was Hulk Hogan, attitude era was The Rock and Stone Cold Steve Austin, ruthless aggression era was John Cena, Brock Lesnar, Batista and randy Ortan. Pg era was just John Cena. Those superstars I named became the greatness of all time and worked hard to get those spots.
Does the WWE have games?
The WWE series (currently branded as WWE 2K; and formerly known as Smack-down!, Smack-down vs. Raw, or simply WWE) is a series of professional wrestling video games based on the American professional wrestling promotion WWE.
Does the WWE make a wish for a foundation?
For more than 40 years, WWE and Make-A-Wish have partnered to grant wishes for children diagnosed with critical illnesses. Although it takes imagination to create a wish, it takes a universe of volunteers, medical professionals, donors, supporters and even WWE Superstars to make it happen.
Why do people like WWE so much?
There was a sophisticated drama that was being played in the ring in wrestling. It was good against evil. And it is the fantasy that you have for protecting the people you love against malevolent and malicious intruders. It is concretized," Peterson said.
Did you know the WWE has its own TV network?
The WWE network, which launched in February 2014, offers a subscription streaming service that includes live WWE pay-per-view events and unlimited access to WWE premium content. It's also the only place to watch Wrestle Mania for free.It's the 11th most popular streaming video service.
More people attended WrestleMania 32 than any other previous show
In 2016, Wrestle Mania 32 set a new WWE attendance record with 101,763 fans at Arlington's AT&T Stadium. The previous record was 93,173 at Wrestle Mania 3 in Detroit in 1987.
There is no off season in the WWE
Unlike major sports such as basketball, baseball, football, and hockey, WWE doesn't take a break.The sports entertainment organization operates 52 weeks a year. WWE wrestlers perform all year long without an official off-season. The grueling 300-day schedule sees wrestlers competing week after week with no prolonged breaks.
How much do WWE superstars make?
The average WWE contracted wrestler that is active makes between 100–500k annually. Main event ones like John Cena, Roman Regins, Randy Orton, bring home several million. The main eventers get extras from endorsement deals, movie appearances, etc. They all have a “downside pay” which is a basic monthly income.