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  WrestleView.com - ECW FAQ
ECW was owned by Todd Gordon until 1996 when he sold it to Paul Heyman, who had been very involved in the organization since it's start.
ECW ran shows mostly in Philadelphia and was syndicated on television by various stations before it was brought to TNN in 1999.
ECW was taking big financial risks by promoting the show in California and felt that XPW was just a small indy fed who was trying to get themselves over at ECW's expense.
www.wrestleview.com /info/faq/ecw.shtml   (738 words)

  
 ECW Hardcore Revolution for Dreamcast Review - Dreamcast ECW Hardcore Revolution Review
ECW may not have the big names or the big budgets of a WWF or a WCW, but it's got many talented wrestlers and a unique, interesting product.
ECW Hardcore Revolution is, at its core, Attitude with different wrestlers and different sound effects, with a couple of new modes and moves (mostly finishers) tossed in to help make you forget that you've already played this game.
None of the "extreme" elements that made ECW as popular as it is are present.
www.gamespot.com /dreamcast/sports/ecwhardcorerevolution/review.html   (708 words)

  
 Welcome to totally ECW this site is devoted to Extreme championship wrestling
He lifted it to the air and proclaimed that the ECW title is now a world title and that ECW is out of the NWA.
For years, sports-entertainment fans shared their opinions on how the industry rose from the depths of despair in 1995 to the billion-dollar entity it is today.
And thank ECW for turning Aldo Montoya into Justin Credible, for showing us the true talent of the Dudley Boyz, Tazz, Rhyno, Lance Storm, Raven, Tommy Dreamer and Rob Van Dam (to name a few), and for displaying the true genius of Paul Heyman.
www.geocities.com /koronus100/MYECWSITE.htm   (1759 words)

  
 ECW - On The Upswing?
Since around mid-1997, many of ECW's hardcore followers have contended that the fed, once known for it's cutting edge storylines and hardcore violent matches, had lost it's edge and didn't have the appeal that it once had.
They said that ECW needed new blood and needed new storylines to be able to refresh itself and to catch up with the newly hardcore WWF.
And now with the fans giving good reviews on their latest ECW PPV, it now seems that 1999 will be the year that ECW comes back on top and gets back into the race again.
www.suite101.com /article.cfm/pro_wrestling/15302   (267 words)

  
 WWE: TV Shows > ECW > Extremists > Joey Styles > Profile   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Joey Styles will forever be known as "The Voice of ECW.” From June 1993 through January 2001, Styles hosted and performed play-by-play duties for ECW’s pay-per-views, television programs, home videos and video games.
On April 13, 1997 at ECW Barely Legal, he became the first announcer ever to call a live pay-per-view broadcast on his own with no color commentators; Styles would then call seven subsequent pay-per-views alone as well.
Following the demise of ECW in January 2001, Styles left the sports-entertainment industry until WWE invited him to host the ECW One Night Stand pay-per-view on June 12, 2005.
www.ecwwrestling.com   (412 words)

  
 ECW
The ECW sponsored shower for our newest Habitat for Humanity family was held in Story Hall on November 14th.
Profits from the project have been designated by ECW as a "starter fund" for new carpet for Story Hall, Sunday School and office areas of the parish hall and a new vacuum cleaner.
Be sure to pick up your ECW Yearbook on Rally Sunday which will give you the schedule of our programs and other activities for the year.
www.standrewswch.com /ecw.htm   (648 words)

  
 The Sun Online - Wrestling: Heyman defends ECW   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
So who better than ECW founder and current booker Paul Heyman to tell us why he thinks his group will thrive in 2006 and plead with disgruntled fans to air their grievances from arena seats not their couches.
So the difference in ECW to the 1990s is simply recognising where that cultural shift is and playing to it.
I think Rob Van Dam under the ECW umbrella is going to be truly able to display his talents and be a much bigger star than he would ever have been on Raw or Smackdown.
www.thesun.co.uk /article/0,,2003560001-2006340312,00.html   (1782 words)

  
 ECW
The ECW is open to all women of the church.
The ECW is traditionally responsible for various spiritual and social activities of the church.
In addition, the ECW also serves as the Altar Guild which prepares the altar for Holy Communion each week.
www.stpaullakejames.org /ECW.htm   (95 words)

  
 SCIFI.COM | ECW
By the beginning of the millennium, ECW had grown from local sensation to national phenomenon.
ECW stars had been seen on Monday Night RAW and had brought the company to The Nashville Network (now Spike TV).
The war cries of "ECW!" were still heard in arenas everywhere and in 2004, The Rise and Fall of ECW went on to become one of the highest-selling DVDs in WWE history.
www.scifi.com /ecw/about   (277 words)

  
 Extreme Championship Wrestling (WWE) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
ECW's female performers were referred to as "Vixens" for a period of time, but are now called "Divas".
The ECW brand was initially headlined by original ECW performers such as Rob Van Dam, Sabu, Tommy Dreamer, Balls Mahoney, Al Snow and The Sandman, with former ECW owner Paul Heyman entrusted with booking the brand.
ECW's weekly series was originally given a run of a thirteen episode "summer series" by the Sci Fi Channel.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Extreme_Championship_Wrestling_(WWE)   (898 words)

  
 ECW   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Trinity's ECW Council members are elected by members at the last meeting in the spring.
The ECW is committed to providing support to the church and to the women in the church body.
A means by which the women of the church can enrich their spiritual life, ECW members provide service to the church while enjoying fellowship with other women who have similar interests and Christian values.
www.trinitybr.com /ecw.htm   (184 words)

  
 ECW HR
To counter the lost they created a new wrestling game under the ECW name, a company few people would know about but at the time this brand of wrestling was gaining some serious popularity at the time with its more edgy style.
ECW is based on more hardcore 18 to 35 demographic rather than more family friendly Sports Entertainment wrestling that the WWF (or WWE) and the old WCW are known for.
Not only is the game play in ECW H.R. is very chunky with most the modes looking the same but the controls are unresponsive and out of date as well.
members.tripod.com /ryangenno/sub_pages/TTRECWhardcore.htm   (805 words)

  
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The ECW has earned a reputation for its hardcore matches, in which combatants battle each other with baseball bats and body slams through tables.
As soon as his neck injury healed, Candido was permitted to appear immediately for ECW although his WWF contract could still, technically, have been enforced.
ECW was brought back from the ashes by WWF in 2001 as The Alliance when "ECW and "WCW" merged.
www.lycos.com /info/ecw--miscellaneous.html   (431 words)

  
 ECW - Barely Legal
ECW (Extreme Championship Wrestling) has been the target of many who find the sport of pro wrestling repulsive and violent since it is the most graphic and extreme of all the pro wrestling leagues.
However, for most of its fans, the grisly nature of the ECW is its draw.
With more action and less drama than the WWF, ECW matches are clearly the ones to watch for the hardcore wrestling fan.
www.rottentomatoes.com /m/ecw_barely_legal   (368 words)

  
 ECW Hardcore Revolution for PlayStation Review - PlayStation ECW Hardcore Revolution Review
ECW and its fans deserve better than this.
Good ECW matches contain all sorts of mayhem that you'd never see on a more straitlaced wrestling program, from people being tossed through mountains of tables, to barbed-wire matches.
But it in no way represents the style of wrestling that the ECW uses, it has absolutely zero points going for it in the originality department, and the game comes off as a real slap in the face to the federation's hard-core fans.
www.gamespot.com /ps/sports/ecwhardcorerevolution/review.html   (690 words)

  
 Amazon.com: ECW: Hardcore Revolution: Computer & Video Games   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
To Acclaim's credit, ECW Hardcore Revolution's gameplay has been refined a little from the company's prior release - now, holds and take downs are even easier to pull off.
Rings and arena designs are also similar to the previous effort, which is to say they look sufficient and don't detract from the gameplay.
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www.amazon.com /ECW-Hardcore-Revolution/dp/B00004R9HZ   (1260 words)

  
 ECW Product Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Enhanced Compressed Wavelet (ECW) is a revolutionary image format that allows compression of imagery up to 50:1 with almost no visual loss of information.
For example, we offer our TerraColor image products in ECW to dramatically reduce the file sizes while retaining the original color and fine detail.
ECW images can be served to a large user base directly over the Internet using the Image Web Server
www.es-geo.com /ecwinfo.htm   (225 words)

  
 ECW
A little over a month ago a friend of mine said, "Everyone is looking forward to the return of ECW." I couldn't help but laugh as I felt she was exaggerating more than a little bit since I, for one, was not looking forward to it.
Next up, some non ECW ref is in the ring as Test defeats Al Snow in under 2 minutes before kicking head into the 5th row.
The Ironton Tribune newspaper is reporting that Rob Van Dam and Sabu were busted yesterday during a check by Ohio State Highway Patrol for speeding but a search by troopers revealed that Van Dam had 18 grams of marijuana in his possession and five Vicodin pain killers.
www.wrestlingclothesline.com /ECW.htm   (646 words)

  
 Obsessed With Wrestling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
June 12, 2005 - ECW One Night Stand: The Dudley Boyz defeated Tommy Dreamer & Sandman in a match filled with surprises..
June 7, 2006 - WWE vs ECW: The Sandman was in a WWE vs ECW Battle Royal, won by The Big Show (who defected to ECW)..
June 11, 2006 - ECW One Night Stand: The Sandman made a brief appearance to callously cane the living crap out of Eugene Dinsmore...
www.obsessedwithwrestling.com /profiles/s/sandman.html   (3522 words)

  
 ECW   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Taking the first point, ECW may have great brawlers, but they do not have great wrestlers.
Well, ECW is now, it always will be, and it is forever destined to be a 3rd rate promotion.
ECW caters to a small (but significant) portion of wrestling fans that demand incoherent and tastless angles, messy brawling, and failed attemps at rebelling.
members.aol.com /royalchris/ecw.html   (339 words)

  
 Episcopal Church Women
Every St. Paul's female communicant is automatically a member of the Episcopal Church Woman (ECW).
We encourage all woman, both newcomers and longtime members, to become active in the ECW.
Paul's ECW is a loving, giving, and warm group of women who continue to carry on the great tradition of outreach to their church, the community, and the world.
www.stpauls-ws.org /Fellowship/ECW/ECW.htm   (84 words)

  
 Badseed's Bottomline #379: ECW Is Ruined
ECW has all but been ruined and there are a number of people to blame here; not just RVD.
ECW is dead to me. But it can be resuscitated.
That would be the first real feud and storyline for ECW and it would fit ECW’s style perfectly.
www.g-pop.net /Badseed379_Ruined.htm   (852 words)

  
 ECW in NC - What's New Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
There's lots happening in May: Altar Guild Festival (note registration deadline), CPC Sunday, UTO Ingathering, Province IV Women's Conference (okay, the conference is in June, but the registration deadline is in May.) In Devotional Life, the nature of seeking.
ECWs begin to set convocation meeting dates - see the months of March and April on the calendar.
The winter '04 edition of ECW Works is the first Diocesan ECW newsletter in the electronic archive.
www.ecw-nc.org /whats_new_archives.shtml   (1445 words)

  
 Episcopal Church Women   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Women of the church participate in a prayer walk around and through the Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio prior to the beginning of General Convention.
I shall continue to serve as president of my parish ECW and on the Global Missions Commission of my diocese.
Phoebe Griswold, wife of Presiding Bishop Frank T. Griswold addressed the ECW Triennial meeting at the 75th General Convention of the Episcopal Church June 15, 2006.
www.episcopalchurch.org /ecw   (385 words)

  
 ECW Blog | Wrestling Blog | ECW-Blog.com
News from the ECW this camp is that at a production meeting Vince McMahon said that the reason ECW was failing was because there was no humor on the show.
Considering that the ECW wrestlers will now be touring with the SmackDown wrestlers, he is going to have to change his ways or he may not last as an employee for WWE.
The plan is for ECW to become something of a high level developmental territory, which was to be the original direction for the brand at first.
www.ecw-blog.com   (3484 words)

  
 ECW   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
ECW debuted on SCI FI as a summer series in June on Tuesdays at 10 p.m.
WWE aquired the ECW wrestling name and its video library in 2003 and it was the release of "The Rise and Fall of ECW" DVD/Book and its popularity that led to the reunion show of One Night Stand on 12 June 2005 at The Hammerstein Ballroom in New York.
ECW’s Impact Player made just that on the Jan. 9 edition of ECW on Sci Fi as he disrupted the ECW World Title rematch between Lashley and Rob Van Dam.
www.worldofrock-wrestling.co.uk /productslink6.html   (3464 words)

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