– The advertised main event for the 9/30 Smackdown taping in Green Bay, WI is Triple H & The Undertaker vs. The Great Khali & MVP.
– It looks like WWE took a jab at the new TNA Impact video game on their Industry News section. The official website wrote: “As reported on IGN.com, TNA’s Impact! video game fell short of a reviewer’s expectations. “TNA Impact! had a lot of potential, but it didn’t follow through on most of it,” said Greg Miller of IGN.com. Overall, the game was deemed passable with a 6.4 rating.” Kurt Angle has been one of the more vocal members of the TNA roster who had promised that TNA’s Impact video game would be better than WWE’s SmackDown vs. Raw series which is by THQ.
– WWE has a two page ad in the new issue of Maxim Magazine promoting Smackdown’s move to MyNetworkTV on October 3rd. The ad features the phrase “It’s my airtime” and includes photos of Triple H, Jeff Hardy, Umaga, The Undertaker, Maria, and MVP.
– Shannon sent the following: Not only is Metallica’s song “All Nightmare Long” is the official theme song to No Mercy, It is also going to be in Guitar Hero: World Tour. Yep, The same game when I posted an article about the tune “Rooftops” playing in the Jeff Hardy tribute video as a playable track. The song will be available as a downloadable content if you want the entire tracks from their new CD Death Magnetic.