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The gimmick used to be that he's a terminator type character, so why aren't WWE going the extra mile with the gimmick? He should have red contact lenses, maybe some cooler metalic entrance attire. Right now, I don't even know why they bothered changing his name considering all he really did was get a singlet.

Ryback could be the next Ultimate Warrior but he needs to be a bit more over the top to get the crowd into him. WWE seem to be too afraid of taking risks and try to make things seem too realistic, when the fact is, people miss cool looking wrestling characters.

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I agree in a sense. To me, he seems like Goldberg without the awe. Goldberg had a huge presence with the look, music, pyro, and entrance all together. He wowed the audience at the time and he was a badass character. Ryback seems to be like Goldberg lite. Not a joke character like Gillberg, but a copy similar to how Crimson started in TNA. Ryback needs the grand entrance and presence that Goldberg brought if he wants to be a character like that. If not, then a more over the top character like you suggested would be good.
 

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That's actually a good thought, WWE is having a problem taking risks these days in going full out with making a character a bit more embracing.
 

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I agree that he needs more... at the moment he is just an impressive looking beast running through jobbers.

That aint gonna fly if they want him to move up the card, he'll need some sort of character.

He can talk pretty well too, so promos shouldnt be a problem.

I'm not sold on the whole "terminator" gimmick though; I think kayfabe has been broken down too much for a gimmick like that to be taken seriously nowadays.
 

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He seems like a total Goldberg rip off to me, that isn't necessarily a bad thing, infact if he gets a quarter as over as Goldberg was he'd be fucking huge.
 

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I agree. In FCW he did actually have red contact lenses and he used to wear a spiked biker jacket. I think he needs a better entrance too, some sort of booming, extravagant instrumental, where he comes through the smoke or on a bike or something.
 

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Feed me more! I've got to say, I've liked this guy since I saw him debut as Ryback. I've got a soft spot for real gimmicky wrestlers, and Ryback entertains me to no end.
 

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Idk about the red contact lenses, but they do need to add more bang to his character.
He needs better music and some pyro.
Also, destroying jobbers doesn't make him believeable, its whats expected when you put a guy his size in the ring with the size of the jobbers he faces.
I never understand why the feed monsters the small ass jobers, it doesn't help at all.
 

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keep building him and Brodus up as unstoppable monsters for a little bit more, then put them in a program with Ryback as the heel.
 

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well he already wrestles more than brodus, kind of liked his opponents talking on a mic about their name, could be used for a future actual wrestler ala cena and angle all those yrs ago except with ryback being face, which i dont mind, you can destroy guys while being face as long as you dont do anything like cheating
 
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