The Prices Of Pay-Per-Views - Wrestling Forum : WWE, TNA, Debate League, Wrestling Videos, Women of Wrestling Forums
Reply

Old 03-12-2010, 04:56 PM   #1 (permalink)
Virgil at Conventions
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 653
renafan3333 has DAT HEATrenafan3333 has DAT HEATrenafan3333 has DAT HEAT
Default The Prices Of Pay-Per-Views

It is disgusting how expensive pay-per-views are. WWE and TNA are just money hungry. The first pay-per-view I ever ordered was Summer Slam 90' and that was $9.95. Wrestlemania 8 was my first Wrestlemania and that was $19.95 and I practically had to beg my parents to order it because they thought it was too expensive. My dads' head would fall off if he knew how much Wrestlemania cost today. For what? It is just another pay-per-view. Wrestlemania hasn't been "WRESTLEMANIA" for years now so why in the hell are we being charged so much. Last year it was $69.99 and now my cable company is charging $89.99 for what to see that new chick sing God Bless America and an extra hour on the show? Regular PAY-PER-VIEWS are $39.95 and $34.95 for TNA. I have rent to pay,to buy food and other expenses I can't afford to pay what 300 something a year on pay-per-views. I can't believe it is legal to charge so much. Didn't Bill Gates get into alot of trouble with the law for somethinglike that?
renafan3333 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 03-12-2010, 05:00 PM   #2 (permalink)
Fired by SCOTT STEINER
 
Ratedr4life's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Toronto
Posts: 5,122
Ratedr4life better hope they're relatively new hereRatedr4life better hope they're relatively new hereRatedr4life better hope they're relatively new hereRatedr4life better hope they're relatively new hereRatedr4life better hope they're relatively new hereRatedr4life better hope they're relatively new hereRatedr4life better hope they're relatively new hereRatedr4life better hope they're relatively new hereRatedr4life better hope they're relatively new hereRatedr4life better hope they're relatively new hereRatedr4life better hope they're relatively new here
Default Re: The Prices Of Pay-Per-Views

I only buy Wresltemania, and either stream or download the rest, you can save a lot of money that way.
__________________
http://www.wrestlingforum.com/signaturepics/sigpic183931_16.gif.pagespeed.ce.LTZKHskqwF.gif
Ratedr4life is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2010, 05:05 PM   #3 (permalink)
Moron
 
Jon Staley's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 10,006
Jon Staley has posts worth readingJon Staley has posts worth readingJon Staley has posts worth readingJon Staley has posts worth readingJon Staley has posts worth readingJon Staley has posts worth readingJon Staley has posts worth readingJon Staley has posts worth readingJon Staley has posts worth readingJon Staley has posts worth readingJon Staley has posts worth reading
Default Re: The Prices Of Pay-Per-Views

I feel you - it's nothing less than extortion.
Jon Staley is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2010, 05:10 PM   #4 (permalink)
Squared Circle Gimmick
 
MovieStarR™'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: NAFF of the Boarder
Posts: 5,348
MovieStarR™ probably won't be missedMovieStarR™ probably won't be missedMovieStarR™ probably won't be missedMovieStarR™ probably won't be missedMovieStarR™ probably won't be missedMovieStarR™ probably won't be missedMovieStarR™ probably won't be missedMovieStarR™ probably won't be missedMovieStarR™ probably won't be missedMovieStarR™ probably won't be missedMovieStarR™ probably won't be missed
Default Re: The Prices Of Pay-Per-Views

I only do 4 PPV's a year.

TNA Bound for Glory, TNA Slammiversary, TNA Lockdown and one iMPACT Zone PPV of my choice.

I have my buddys come over, they help chip in. But yeah, I won't do more than four.
__________________
MovieStarR™ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2010, 05:14 PM   #5 (permalink)
Know Your Worth
 
Alim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Canada
Posts: 10,725
Alim is a rep whoreAlim is a rep whoreAlim is a rep whoreAlim is a rep whoreAlim is a rep whoreAlim is a rep whoreAlim is a rep whoreAlim is a rep whoreAlim is a rep whoreAlim is a rep whoreAlim is a rep whore
Default Re: The Prices Of Pay-Per-Views

I don't buy pay-per-views, simple as that. The only thing close to buying a show is when I used to go to the theaters for Summerslam/Royal Rumble/Wrestlemania where the tickets would be around $20 per person. I've stopped doing that too because honestly, it isn't worth it. Until I see more consistency on WWE/TNA's part, I will not buy a pay-per-view.
__________________
THERE IS ONLY ONE DIAMOND IN THE BUSINESS AND HIS NAME IS TITUS O'NEIL

Alim is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2010, 05:26 PM   #6 (permalink)
Faith and a .45
 
Hit-Girl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: DO YOU THINK ME WICKED?
Posts: 10,257
Hit-Girl whored out on repHit-Girl whored out on repHit-Girl whored out on repHit-Girl whored out on repHit-Girl whored out on repHit-Girl whored out on repHit-Girl whored out on repHit-Girl whored out on repHit-Girl whored out on repHit-Girl whored out on repHit-Girl whored out on rep
Default Re: The Prices Of Pay-Per-Views

Steal them.
__________________
YOU ONLY LOVE ME FOR MY BIG SUNGLASSES

Spoiler for HIT-GIRL CORRIDOR *BEST.SCENE.EVER!* :


NFL/NCAA PICK'EM AND SURVIVOR SIGN-UP

Hit-Girl is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2010, 05:28 PM   #7 (permalink)
Cutting a shoot promo to get over
 
KiNgoFKiNgS23's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 7,252
KiNgoFKiNgS23 has posts worth readingKiNgoFKiNgS23 has posts worth readingKiNgoFKiNgS23 has posts worth readingKiNgoFKiNgS23 has posts worth readingKiNgoFKiNgS23 has posts worth readingKiNgoFKiNgS23 has posts worth readingKiNgoFKiNgS23 has posts worth readingKiNgoFKiNgS23 has posts worth readingKiNgoFKiNgS23 has posts worth readingKiNgoFKiNgS23 has posts worth readingKiNgoFKiNgS23 has posts worth reading
Default Re: The Prices Of Pay-Per-Views

89.99?????
KiNgoFKiNgS23 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2010, 05:48 PM   #8 (permalink)
Celestial Messiah
 
reDREDD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 33,570
reDREDD made the HOF BallotreDREDD made the HOF BallotreDREDD made the HOF BallotreDREDD made the HOF BallotreDREDD made the HOF BallotreDREDD made the HOF BallotreDREDD made the HOF BallotreDREDD made the HOF BallotreDREDD made the HOF BallotreDREDD made the HOF BallotreDREDD made the HOF Ballot
Default Re: The Prices Of Pay-Per-Views

I dont know. Usually i dont buy PPVs, i just steal them, but this Wrestlemania card is looking pretty damn special.
reDREDD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2010, 06:04 PM   #9 (permalink)
Humbled
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Planet USA
Posts: 8,283
ViolenceIsGolden is getting a pushViolenceIsGolden is getting a pushViolenceIsGolden is getting a pushViolenceIsGolden is getting a pushViolenceIsGolden is getting a pushViolenceIsGolden is getting a pushViolenceIsGolden is getting a pushViolenceIsGolden is getting a pushViolenceIsGolden is getting a pushViolenceIsGolden is getting a pushViolenceIsGolden is getting a push
Default Re: The Prices Of Pay-Per-Views

Just don't buy them, the streams suck so what I do is pay for them on forums that stream them for like 5 bucks or less if I really wanna watch it. If not there's always free replays on some sites or I go to this Japanese site where they show the wwe ppv's for free in their entirety. You could always buy the ppv on dvd when it comes out if it's really good. If a match is something spectacular I'm sure you'll hear about it and see it at some point on a dvd, upload or youtube. There hasn't been too many great matches on ppv's lately. The last ones I could remember were TNA's last two ppvs at the end of the year produced some great ones with the two last matches on Turning Point and Final Resolution.
ViolenceIsGolden is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2010, 08:34 PM   #10 (permalink)
Virgil at Conventions
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 653
renafan3333 has DAT HEATrenafan3333 has DAT HEATrenafan3333 has DAT HEAT
Default Re: The Prices Of Pay-Per-Views

Quote:
Originally Posted by KiNgoFKiNgS23 View Post
89.99?????
Yeah exactly.
renafan3333 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On


VerticalSports
Baseball Forum Golf Forum Boxing Forum Snowmobile Forum
Basketball Forum Soccer Forum MMA Forum PWC Forum
Football Forum Cricket Forum Wrestling Forum ATV Forum
Hockey Forum Volleyball Forum Paintball Forum Snowboarding Forum
Tennis Forum Rugby Forums Lacrosse Forum Skiing Forums
Copyright (C) Verticalscope Inc Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Powered by vBulletin Copyright © 2000-2009 Jelsoft Enterprises Limited.
vBCredits v1.4 Copyright ©2007, PixelFX Studios