August 30th Impact Wrestling Discussion Thread - Page 65 - Wrestling Forum : WWE, TNA, Debate League, Wrestling Videos, Women of Wrestling Forums
Reply

Old 08-31-2012, 04:15 PM   #641 (permalink)
Acknowledged by SCOTT STEINER
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 1,120
totoyotube is an after thoughttotoyotube is an after thought
Default Re: August 30th Impact Wrestling Discussion Thread

impact viewership going all over the place, they need to find a steady ground and hype things like they did last week, this week they barely did that
totoyotube is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 08-31-2012, 04:18 PM   #642 (permalink)
Acknowledged by SCOTT STEINER
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 1,120
totoyotube is an after thoughttotoyotube is an after thought
Default Re: August 30th Impact Wrestling Discussion Thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by Tony316 View Post
The August 30th episode of IMPACT Wrestling scored a 1.07 rating with 1,420,000 viewers (significantly down from last week's year-high 1.7 million viewers). The show was up against the final day of NFL pre-season football and the widely-covered Republican National Convention.
you also missed first day of college football, which won the cable ratings big time.

Jesus christ thursday night is stacked for television.
totoyotube is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-31-2012, 04:23 PM   #643 (permalink)
Humbled
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 475
Roncaglione is an after thoughtRoncaglione is an after thought
Default Re: August 30th Impact Wrestling Discussion Thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by Tony316 View Post
The August 30th episode of IMPACT Wrestling scored a 1.07 rating with 1,420,000 viewers (significantly down from last week's year-high 1.7 million viewers). The show was up against the final day of NFL pre-season football and the widely-covered Republican National Convention.
Called it
Roncaglione is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-31-2012, 04:31 PM   #644 (permalink)
Asking SCOTT STEINER for Wrestling Advice
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Posts: 437
JenksIX is in rep purgatory
Default Re: August 30th Impact Wrestling Discussion Thread

Probably has something to do with last week of summer vacation/labor day weekend as well.

Something I found interesting was that the Marine 2 which came on right after Impact had 940,000 viewers and made the cable tv ratings rankings. I don't think I've ever noticed another spike show in the ratings rankings before, so I'm guessing the end of Impact did pretty well and kept people tuned in for the movie afterwards.

Anyway, thursday fking sucks competition wise. I'm saying this tongue in cheek so don't take it so seriously, but I've always wanted to see TNA go live one friday and smack smackdown's taped ass right in the fking mouth. Like stack the show and just kill their rating for one night.

Edit: Also the Republican National Convention was a big deal last night. Hannity on FOX NEWS which is on at 9 had 6 million viewers(usually a third or less of that) because it was covering the convention. But you also had MSNBC (2 million + viewers, usually two viewers lol) and CNN and possibly other challenges covering the same thing. Thursday is fucking madness. Now we'll have the MLB playoffs and all the games including the world series will end up on thursday. Never fking ends.

Just off the top of my head, next thursday we get to look forward to the first games of the NFL season and fucking Obama ending the Democratic National Convention...

Last edited by JenksIX : 08-31-2012 at 04:52 PM.
JenksIX is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-31-2012, 05:35 PM   #645 (permalink)
Getting ignored by SCOTT STEINER
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 794
Kewf1988 should be embarassed if they have more than 50 postsKewf1988 should be embarassed if they have more than 50 postsKewf1988 should be embarassed if they have more than 50 postsKewf1988 should be embarassed if they have more than 50 postsKewf1988 should be embarassed if they have more than 50 posts
Default Re: August 30th Impact Wrestling Discussion Thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by King_Of_This_World View Post
Meh, it was decent, but again nothing more than that.

I do think many of you are over-hyping the shows to be honest, but thats just my opinion. They are decent but hardly groundbreaking like the way *some* of you go on about them (not mentioning any names).

This aces and 8's thing is dragging on way too long without any real progress, and the shows just feel like repeats each week.

6/10, average episode at best.

Again, if it wasn't in the Impact Zone it would probably be a 7-8/10, but the IZ kills the show for me. Its just hard to watch in that crappy soundstage.

Also, too much wrestling. Seriously TNA, the matches are the most boring parts of the show, cut down on the time they are given please. Casual fans do not want wrestling matches. They want what you gave them last week.
That would make Impact more like Raw... TNA this year has finally gotten their OWN identity and aren't relying on the likes of RVD, Anderson, Hardy, Angle, Flair, Sting, Hogan, etc. to "save" them. And it boggles my mind why people watch WRESTLING and want LESS wrestling...

Yet another good Impact.
Kewf1988 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-31-2012, 05:40 PM   #646 (permalink)
Lacing SCOTT STEINER's boots
 
alex1997's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Posts: 4,322
alex1997 better hope they're relatively new herealex1997 better hope they're relatively new herealex1997 better hope they're relatively new herealex1997 better hope they're relatively new herealex1997 better hope they're relatively new herealex1997 better hope they're relatively new herealex1997 better hope they're relatively new herealex1997 better hope they're relatively new herealex1997 better hope they're relatively new herealex1997 better hope they're relatively new herealex1997 better hope they're relatively new here
Default Re: August 30th Impact Wrestling Discussion Thread

Was a great episode of Impact.Hope we a have bit of progession in the Aces&Eights Storyline next week An unmasking would be nice

Kinda disapointed that Impact ratings are so unpredictable hopefully they can get back up to 1.7m next week and stay there on a consistant basis for a while
__________________
alex1997 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-31-2012, 06:30 PM   #647 (permalink)
Working on my abs
 
Joel Anthony's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: EVERY EVENING, I HAVE A BY MYSELF MEETING
Posts: 2,501
Joel Anthony needs to make some friendsJoel Anthony needs to make some friendsJoel Anthony needs to make some friendsJoel Anthony needs to make some friendsJoel Anthony needs to make some friendsJoel Anthony needs to make some friendsJoel Anthony needs to make some friendsJoel Anthony needs to make some friendsJoel Anthony needs to make some friendsJoel Anthony needs to make some friendsJoel Anthony needs to make some friends
Default Re: August 30th Impact Wrestling Discussion Thread

Don't even look at ratings. It's about the quality of the product and right now it's tops.
__________________
Joel Anthony is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-31-2012, 06:41 PM   #648 (permalink)
Humbled
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 475
Roncaglione is an after thoughtRoncaglione is an after thought
Default Re: August 30th Impact Wrestling Discussion Thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by Joel Anthony View Post
Don't even look at ratings. It's about the quality of the product and right now it's tops.
Except for last week's show which drove viewers off the next week.
Roncaglione is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-31-2012, 06:47 PM   #649 (permalink)
Convinced Vince to make me a Main-Eventer
 
joeisgonnakillyou's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 10,046
joeisgonnakillyou needs to make some friendsjoeisgonnakillyou needs to make some friendsjoeisgonnakillyou needs to make some friendsjoeisgonnakillyou needs to make some friendsjoeisgonnakillyou needs to make some friendsjoeisgonnakillyou needs to make some friendsjoeisgonnakillyou needs to make some friendsjoeisgonnakillyou needs to make some friendsjoeisgonnakillyou needs to make some friendsjoeisgonnakillyou needs to make some friendsjoeisgonnakillyou needs to make some friends
Default Re: August 30th Impact Wrestling Discussion Thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by Roncaglione View Post
Except for last week's show which drove viewers off the next week.
You gotta be kidding me, so last week got bigger ratings but "drove off viewers"?
__________________


The reason why we don't get fresh ideas and promotions rising in American Pro Wrestling is because the majority of the community is happy with the same old shit and will reject any chance of change. There is a risk in doing new things, 9 times out of 10, it leads to 50+ pages of bitching and moaning. While business gets turned into a dictatorship and more and more out of touch. Support the indies, support New Pro Wrestling.
joeisgonnakillyou is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-31-2012, 07:02 PM   #650 (permalink)
Asking SCOTT STEINER for Wrestling Advice
 
Swark's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 298
Swark is an after thoughtSwark is an after thought
Default Re: August 30th Impact Wrestling Discussion Thread

Any real reason to Sting saying kayfabe in the Christopher Parks segment.
__________________
BRAY WYATT=FUTURE
Swark 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