FILM REVIEW – ‘FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY’ (2019)

Currently in theaters is Fighting With My Family, the much anticipated sports-dramedy written and directed by Stephen Merchant and produced by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Nerd Nation Magazine was in attendance for the early press screening courtesy of United Artists, Allied Marketing, and Regal Cinemas. Based on Max Fisher‘s 2012 documentary The Wrestlers: Fighting With…

NEWS – Pro Wrestler/Actor Kane Elected Mayor of Knox County, TN

KNOXVILLE, TN: Glenn Jacobs, better known by his stage name ‘Kane’ of WWE has been elected as mayor of Knox County, TN. Knox County is of course the home county of Knoxville, the third most populous city in Tennessee (behind Nashville and Memphis, respectively) and the home of Jacobs. Standing at 7′ tall, and weighing…

NEWS – Wrestling/Film Star Chyna Dead at 46

Joan Laurer, better known by her stage name Chyna, has died at the age of 46, according to the Redondo Beach (CA) Police Department. Chyna was perhaps best known for her time in World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) as the groundbreaking, stereotype-shattering female wrestler, who in her wrestling career captured numerous championships in both the women’s…

REMEMBERING ‘ROWDY’ RODDY PIPER (a Special Feature from Guest Contributor David Fullam)

Back in the early 1980s, “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, already a well known name in the Pacific Northwest and California, got into Jim Crockett‘s Charlotte, NC-based Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling (what would later be known as WCW: World Championship Wrestling). And Rowdy he was. We local fans had never seen anything like him before. Uber brash and obnoxious, he…

GamerZone (w/ Dave Harlequin): WWE 2K15 (Xbox 360, PS3) – REVIEW

Welcome to GAMERZONE! A new column from Dave Harlequin by-gamers, for-gamers at Nerd Nation Magazine. For his first installment, check out Dave’s review of 2K/Yukes’ WWE 2K15 for Xbox 360/PS3! On October 28, 2K Sports (alongside developer Yukes) released WWE 2K15, the latest installment in the highly popular WWE video game series for the “last gen” consoles:…