J-Crowned Released on Amazon!

Since the debut of Rikidōzan in 1951, Japanese professional wrestling has created a legion of grappling superstars, taking a distinctly Western art form and making it something uniquely their own. It began with a simple story—a valiant Japanese star taking on enormous American invaders, the narrative a reflection of Anti-American sentiment that remained strong after … Continue reading J-Crowned Released on Amazon!

Shamrock: The World’s Most Dangerous Man now available for pre-order

Our new book, Shamrock: The World's Most Dangerous Man, is now available for pre-order! Paperback Amazon Kindle Barnes and Noble Ebook If you were an Indiegogo supporter, a link to download the ebook should already be in your email. The physical books are coming soon (barring further COVID-19 delays) and will be delivered as soon … Continue reading Shamrock: The World’s Most Dangerous Man now available for pre-order

Pancrase 2: Yes, We Are Hybrid Wrestlers 2 (10/14/93)

The first Pancrase show dropped like an atom bomb on Tokyo's hardcore wrestling scene. Every other shoot style group, after years of calling out their traditional wrestling rivals and masquerading as the real deal, was suddenly exposed as little more than a collection of charlatans. Funaki, Suzuki and the rest were tired of waiting their … Continue reading Pancrase 2: Yes, We Are Hybrid Wrestlers 2 (10/14/93)