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2009-03-03 15:24:00

"WrestleMania Madness" and WWE Superstars Come to Kmart Stores This Spring HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Kmart(R) has partnered with World Wrestling Entertainment(R) (WWE) for a multi-channel entertainment marketing promotion supporting the biggest WWE event of the year - the 25th Anniversary of WrestleMania. The exclusive "WrestleMania Madness" is only at Kmart. Kmart stores across the country will feature a front-end product boutique from March 8 - 21 showcasing the...

2009-01-29 15:45:37

Hollywood actor Mickey Rourke has decided not to make a planned appearance at Wrestlemania in Houston, his publicist said. The 56-year-old actor, who won a Golden Globe and an Oscar nomination for his work in the movie The Wrestler, told reporters he was going to take part in Wrestlemania in April. Although he did not specifically say he would be getting in the ring, Rourke did tell WWE star Chris Jericho during his announcement, You better get in shape because I'm coming after your ass....

2008-11-07 12:19:09

The newest installment of virtual wrestling video games is set to be released this week with THQ's "WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2009", and the game offers users more creative control than ever before. In the new edition, not only are gamers able to create their own personalized character, they are also given control over choosing a personalized finishing move. THQ Inc and partner JAKKS Pacific have shipped nearly 40 million copies of virtual wrestling games worldwide since 1999. Even wrestlers...

2006-01-12 08:10:00

By Gavin Jones ROME (Reuters) - Forget soccer icons Alessandro Del Piero and Francesco Totti. Italian boys have new heroes: beefy, loud American wrestlers like Rey Mysterio and Undertaker. The high octane, over-the-top world of televised wrestling has taken the homeland of ancient gladiators by storm, thrilling young boys eager to copy their heroes and raising fears of school violence among some parents and psychologists. National soccer coach Marcello Lippi recently complained that...

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