13 episodes

It was a battle that shaped a generation and an industry. In 1996, the Monday Night War between Vince McMahon's WWE(F) and an Eric Bischoff- Controlled WCW Nitro captivated millions and tore up ratings. On the eve of history repeating itself on Wednesday Nights between NXT and AEW, Ian Carey and Jeff Moss, two Veteran Viewers of the Monday Night War take you through each week's battles, highlights and lowlights as a war so ridiculous that it could only take place in a wrestling ring unfolds.

Wrestling's Greatish War A Watchtower Podcast

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It was a battle that shaped a generation and an industry. In 1996, the Monday Night War between Vince McMahon's WWE(F) and an Eric Bischoff- Controlled WCW Nitro captivated millions and tore up ratings. On the eve of history repeating itself on Wednesday Nights between NXT and AEW, Ian Carey and Jeff Moss, two Veteran Viewers of the Monday Night War take you through each week's battles, highlights and lowlights as a war so ridiculous that it could only take place in a wrestling ring unfolds.

    Episode 012: Return of The Limo's Revenge

    Episode 012: Return of The Limo's Revenge

    This week in Wrestling's Greatish War... never has so much happened, resulting in so little. It's a show that was as exhausting to record and edit as it was to watch. Raw shows a sign of life with a battle royal, but Nitro is all about the limos. Take a ride with Ian and Jeff and discover just how much goes into absolutely nothing as Nitro and Raw compete this week to see just how low they can set the bar for each other.

    • 1 hr 10 min
    Episode 011: The Emergency Broadcast System

    Episode 011: The Emergency Broadcast System

    July 29, 1996 was a monumental night, both because Sycho Sid got an ovation no one will forget and because one of the most infamous NWO attacks took place in Orlando! Who will recover and who was left laying? Ian and Jeff walk you through the chaos and panic of one of the most notorious nights in the Monday Night War!

    • 1 hr
    Episode 010: Limousine Ridin' Falir Findin' Horsemen!

    Episode 010: Limousine Ridin' Falir Findin' Horsemen!

    This week on Wrestling's Great(ish)War, we go into the tranches of July 22, 1996! RAW is reeling from the events of INTERNATIONAL INCIDENT, but not so much that Sunny didn't have time to bake a cake for Shawn Micheals! Over on the WCW side, the Horsemen have given up on Godot and are waiting for Ric Flair. Plus a limo arrives... That usually means good things on Nitro, right? RIGHT?!

    • 1 hr 17 min
    Episode 009: Searching For Tiny Arn Andersons

    Episode 009: Searching For Tiny Arn Andersons

    This week it's the build up to a couple of big events in 1996 wrestling! On RAW they are building fast to the International Incident PPV and on Nitro they are staring down the road to Hog/Road Wild! Plus, Hulk Hogan addresses the crowd for the first time since his betrayal, Sid drives a car that's way to small for him and Jimmy Hart has a plan to beat the NWO! It's all here on Wrestling's Greatish War!

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Episode 008: The Assassination of WCW By The Coward Hulk Hogan

    Episode 008: The Assassination of WCW By The Coward Hulk Hogan

    We're Back! It's a new year and a new era for pro wrestling as the events of Bash At The Beach are felt hard and deep by the WCW locker room. But what's this? In spite of a NWO in Atlanta, there's still a third man to be revealed... on RAW?! Join Ian and Jeff as the bring you up to speed on everything that happened in the Monday Night War on July 8, 1996!

    • 1 hr 10 min
    Episode 007: The Bash To End All Beaches

    Episode 007: The Bash To End All Beaches

    This is it, friends. In WCW, it's all been building to this. Bash At The Beach, 1996. Team WCW vs The Outsiders and a mystery third man for control of WCW. We think. It's one of the biggest moments in the Monday Night War, and wrestling's history so Jeff and Ian are dedicating the whole episode to this one event. Will things ever be the same again?

    • 1 hr 12 min

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