15 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 14: More Surprises Than You Can Handle

    Episode 14: More Surprises Than You Can Handle

    This week's Greatish War is all about surprises! Raw features a surprising new feud and a surprising return! Nitro is all about Sting and Luger having a surprise for the Horsemen... and the NWO! Join Jeff Moss and Ian Carey as they detail all the, well, details of the Monday Night War for Aug 19, 1996!

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Episode 013: Just Keepin' It Casual Man

    Episode 013: Just Keepin' It Casual Man

    This week's show is as action-packed as the episodes of Nitro and Raw that it's about! On Raw, something's amiss with Ahmed Johnson's kidney and it's causing a world of trouble for Summerslam! On Nitro the NWO is officially here and they are ready to set some precedents, including some truly horrific nicknames. Find out what they are and what went down on Wrestling's Greatish War!

    • 1 hr 3 min
    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

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