Episode 516: Use the Hatch

It’s Monday. You know what that means   Kevin, Matt and Tony are back, we kick off the show with the crowning of the 2020 Shining Wizards Picks Champion. Once the gloating and shit talking is done, we go over some facts from the 2020 Picks, then dive right into Impact’s Hard to Kill. We cover the card from front to back. Whats the next chapter in AEW vs Impact….

Episode 515: Maestro’s Birthday Christmas.

January 11th, 2021, its the Mikko Maestro Birthday Bash Boys are ready to celebrate and kick off the show with Kevin’s Top 5 List of Greatest Royal Rumble Eliminations that DIDN’T win the Rumble. Someone how we get into talking about Shawn Michaels from 1997, and that leads us down an interesting rabbit hole. We are then joined by the special guest Mr Mikko Maestro to celebrate his birthday. We…

AEW Dynamite Post Show 41

Anthony and Kate take you on a journey through AEW. Talk of the Brodie Lee Tribute show and the ratings they got. Jump over to Impact Wrestling as Kenny & Don are back this week. Plus the Paid for commercial by the Tony’s. Being the Elite chat, the 1st rankings of 2021, the highlights of AEW Dark and then AEW Dynamite, New Years Bash. The High’s and the Low’s of…

Episode 514: Brody King

Its the 1st show of 2021, the boys talk about their New Years celebrations and start to get into the biggest show of the year for NJPW, Wrestle Kingdom 15 before they are joined by ROH Superstar Brody King. The boys talk some NJPW, ROH, God’s Hate, Brodie Lee, Wrestle Kingdom and much more. Its a must listen to episode Coming back from the break the boys finish up Wrestle…

AEW Dynamite Post Show 40

Its the Brodie Lee Tribute Show, we haven’t done a show in 2 weeks, so we blab on about a bunch of nonsense, catch up before we jump into the AEW World. We talk the awful news of Jon Huber passing Saturday Night, the tributes, the BTE, AEW Dark and of course the tribute show itself. Emotions are high, we are exhausted, but we have a fun time, plus some…

Episode 513: It’s Monday. You Snow what that means

Its a very powerful and emotional episode. We are fresh off of Christmas and the untimely passing of Jon Huber aka Brodie Lee/Luke Harper. Matt is super emotional and he doesn’t know why, he kinda goes off the rails a bit. He’s done with the cancer in the world of pro wrestling. The boys calm the Fartquake down and share their feelings about Brodie and reflect on his career and…

Episode 512: Moonshine Christmas

Its our Christmas Episode, as best as we can via zoom No presents sadly, but tons of wrestling talk and an excellent guest Indy Superstar Moonshine Mantel joins us to talk Chicago Bulls, SWE, Teddy Long, Ricky Starks, Kevin Sullivan, COVID and much more. Moonshine is going to be a huge star, so keep your eyes on him. After we talk with Moonshine we cover Picks, 1st its Ring of…

AEW Dynamite Post Show 39

Anthony, Kate and Matt return for your weekly AEW fix. So much to cover in the marathon of a show, we talk some AEW Ratings, A Shot of Brandi, Being the Elite, AEW Dark, AAA, and Impact, the implications of what this all means for AEW, Impact and how awesome it is for the wrestling world. After some Rankings talk we jump right into the AEW Dynamite, and what a…

Episode 511: Reindeer Stew – The Mikko Maestro Story

Its a jam packed show, we start hot with the Impact/AEW Show Tuesday night, or shall we say Impact Show with Kenny Omega at the end. The question is raised, did Impact drop the ball with the show itself, we hit on a few Impact topics, including the happenings from Impact Resolution. We are joined by our Finnish friend Mikko Maestro for a bit, covering a range of topics that…

AEW Dynamite Post Show 38

The crew is back with all the news and notes from AEW Dark, Being the Elite, and an appearance from Don Callis and Kenny Omega on Impact Wrestling. Then it’s on to this week’s Dynamite which turned out to be quite the banger! The Inner Circle airs out their grievances, Tony Schiavone talks with Sting, Brandi and Shaq(!) exchange pleasantries and a drink of water, MJF and Orange Cassidy battle…

Episode 510: Fully Loaded

Logan Creed, Sledge & Gabby Ortiz All 3 were guests tonight on the show. We are fully loaded, talking about AEW, STING and AEW vs Impact. We are joined by Logan Creed who grew up an NWA fan, and he weights in on the Sting talk. We move to MLW, and what the future holds for the big man, life for a wrestling during a pandemic and more. More AEW…

AEW Dynamite Post Show 37: WINTER IS COMING

There is something special in the air tonight. We are overcome with excitement after tonight’s Winter is Coming AEW Dynamite. We catch up with each other & how our Thanksgiving’s were, before jumping in to Being the Elite, AEW Dark and the AEW Rankings. Then we dive into AEW Dynamite Winter is Coming. We talk about the Dynamite Diamond Ring Battle Royal, the Jericho/Kazarian Match, The Inner Circle’s issues, Britt…

Episode 509: Wizards Mad Libs

Season 10 Kicks off with a fun show. No guests, just the 3 of us clowns. We catch up with each other, talk a little about Thanksgiving. Tony finds a WWE Mad Libs so we fill that out while Kevin’s basement fills with water. We read the Mad Libs and realize its terrible. Tony watched UWN this week, so we run through that. Kevin watched Impact, and someone how we…

AEW Dynamite Post Show 36

Its your Thanksgiving Eve Tradition, the AEW Dynamite Post Show. Matt won’t stop blabbering about the Shining Wizards 9 Year Show, and the video the squad made for him and the boys. After some small talk we jump right into some Ratings talk, the signings of Top Flight, BTE, The marathon that was AEW Dark, this weeks rankings & tonights Dynamite. We cover the whole show, segment by segment, match…

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Note: we have a cleaned up version now posted. Enjoy! Its the 9 Year Anniversary of The Shining Wizards Wrestling Podcast. We all booked surprise guests to celebrate 9 years and didn’t tell each other who we booked. We started the show with Finlands over Mikko Maestro, followed up by Duke the Dumpster Droese, and Chris Hammrick. We had a little break as the 7:45 guest didn’t call in before…

AEW Dynamite Post Show 35

Anthony, Danny and Kate are back for the Post Dynamite Show for November 18, 2020. Its a quick AEW wrap around as they cover Being the Elite, AEW Dark, Rankings and then dive into the most recent episode of AEW Dark. This show was full of twists and turns, and the crew covers them all. Extensive break downs and opinions on the whole night, from Young Bucks/Top Flight, to the…

Episode 507: The Wonderful World of the Wizards

No guests lined up tonight, we start the only way we know how, talking about our assholes. This gets us to an awesome story from Kate the Great about her meeting Thunder Rosa. We jump into some Talk N Shop A Mania 2, Impact Turning Point, the Knockouts Tournament and some WWE talk & Zelina Vega & her whole situation before we jump into a break. Coming out we talk…

AEW Dynamite Post Show 34: Full Gear Fall Out

We have a lot to unpack on this episode. We had an AEW Friday Night Dark, AEW Full Gear 2020, Being the Elite, AEW Games, AEW Dark and of course AEW Dynamite. Kate, Ant, Matt and Danny take you on a journey through a very busy week for AEW fans. Storylines ended, we got what seemed like a restart on AEW Dark, and we have a lot of new things…

Episode 506: Talk N Shop with Rocky & Watts

Another Monday Night, another jam packed show. The boys catch up with each other, and talk turns to Zeus the Human Wrecking Machine. This somehow leads us down a Hulk Hogan/Ultimate Warrior rabbit hole before being joined by WATTS. Eric Watts has been a regular at Championship Wrestling from Hollywood & United Wrestling Network as well as being featured on AEW Dark recently. Talks turn to the UWN Title Tournament,…

AEW Dynamite Post Show 33

It’s the go home show to Full Gear and we go all out with this week’s episode of AEW Dynamite. We cover a little BTE, some AEW Dark, the recent signings & then are joined by Old Man Tony. Old Man Tony stops by for some rankings and the first few matches from Dynamite. We talk Taz promos, Monster Ballads, FTR vs Young Bucks, and all things AEW. Plus we…

Episode 505: Lucky 13 & Levin

We are on the road to our 9 Year Anniversary Show. We are talking UWN, NXT UK & NXT Halloween Havoc to start off the show, each of us think the match of the week came from each show, find out which one we all liked. A little Halloween Havoc talk, the UWN title picture, before we hit on some Impact and Who Shot John E Bravo plus the Kylie…

AEW Dynamite Post Show 32

It’s the October 28, 2020 edition of AEW Dynamite. The crew gets all caught up before talking some Being the Elite, who had the best Halloween Costume in the Dark Order, and what we liked of the episode. We move on to the marathon known as AEW Dark, and hit on some of the highlights. Rankings for this week are discussed briefly. Then its AEW Dynamite Time, we go through…

Episode 504: Chamber of Horrors

The boys are back for another HUGE Show. Tons of wrestling to talk about as Impact’s Bound for Glory, and WWE Hell in a Cell were this weekend. We go over our picks, and talk about each event in depth. We also talk a little UWN, NWA TV Title and AEW. Tony hates the rankings and Orange Cassidy. We bang out some news and notes before taking a break, and…

AEW Dynamite Post Show 31

Another Wednesday Night means another AEW Dynamite Post Show. Kate, Ant, Danny & Matt are back to talk all things AEW, starting with BTE. Talks turn to AEW Dark, Matt thinks its getting way too long, and certain talent aren’t looking so good. We hit the rankings next and Kate finds them very illogical. This leads us right into AEW Dynamite. The Eliminator Tournament kicks off & we break down…