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Old 07-24-2011, 08:31 PM   #2311 (permalink)
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I don't know if it's just a considence but I see a lot of stuff on Sunday nights which makes sense considering it's kinda a relaxing down time before you go back to work/school, whatever.
Hm. That would be a pretty good idea.
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Old 07-24-2011, 11:02 PM   #2312 (permalink)
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At this time of the year it doesn't really matter what day of the week you post a show because it's not like during the week it is slow and people have work/school/uni/whatever it's holidays for most of the section.
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Old 07-25-2011, 05:25 AM   #2313 (permalink)
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Has anyone ever reverted back to the old way of doing PPV's in regards to the brand extension: RAW PPV - SD PPV - RAW - SD - Together - RAW etc? Even though it probably didn't benefit the buyrates, it did give the writers a chance to push more guys. Now all the big names NEED to be on PPV, then the new ones follow if there's room.
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Old 07-25-2011, 05:28 AM   #2314 (permalink)
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It's been done pretty often.
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Old 07-25-2011, 06:28 AM   #2315 (permalink)
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Lots of people do it because then it gives some of the smaller card wrestlers a chance to be on the PPV and have a feud.
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Old 07-25-2011, 06:52 AM   #2316 (permalink)
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I'm not really for the idea of single brand PPVs. They usually don't have a very appealing card top to bottom and it means the other brand has to wait extra long between two PPVs. Of course some mid card guys will be left off the PPVs but in my thread I've adopted an alternative where each brand has a 3 hour supershow the week before a PPV, where minor feuds can have their blow-off matches and other feuds can continue to build towards the PPV.
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Old 07-25-2011, 08:58 AM   #2317 (permalink)
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I've seen people do single brand PPVs quite often. I would have considered doing them in my thread, but I had a specific reason not to.
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Old 07-25-2011, 09:23 AM   #2318 (permalink)
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I'm not really for the idea of single brand PPVs. They usually don't have a very appealing card top to bottom and it means the other brand has to wait extra long between two PPVs. Of course some mid card guys will be left off the PPVs but in my thread I've adopted an alternative where each brand has a 3 hour supershow the week before a PPV, where minor feuds can have their blow-off matches and other feuds can continue to build towards the PPV.
The card's appealing if you give every match a proper build and don't just throw something together a few days before the event.

And I like the gap between Pay-Per-Views. Gives more opportunities for title matches on your weekly shows imo.
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The card's appealing if you give every match a proper build and don't just throw something together a few days before the event.

And I like the gap between Pay-Per-Views. Gives more opportunities for title matches on your weekly shows imo.
This. However, the WWE would need to either scrap certain PPV's, or accept that every brand gets one "special" PPV. I'm referring to the MITB and the Elimination Chamber PPV's. Do those also include both brands? Or they rotate the PPV's every year, so RAW gets MITB one year and SD gets the Chamber and then vice versa. What I do like about seperating the brands is that it makes the Bragging Rights PPV more significant.
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Old 07-25-2011, 12:24 PM   #2320 (permalink)
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I had brand-exclusive PPVs in my old thread, it was pretty good. Means you get to have a bigger focus on talented guys lower down the card, you can have guys go over on PPV when normally they would only be getting the same win on a weekly show, etc. The one downside for me is having to build something for the other brand for eight weeks; not a huge issue, but in my planning stages, I was struggling to find a way to extend storylines for long enough between PPVs. My opinion on them is good, though - the benefits of several well-built feuds on EACH brand (instead of the entire company) is really appealing, seeing as WWE doesn't build more than a couple of decent storylines per show irl.
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