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¡VIVA CHIKARA! – “All Ends With Beginnings”


With the resurrection of CHIKARA, it only seemed fitting for the podcast named after the company itself to also come back from the ashes. For roughly 90 minutes, Kevin Ford and Justin Houston talk all things CHIKARA. Has their fandom of wrestling changed in the time period when CHIKARA took to radio silence? Do they feel the Ashes videos and ... Read More »

¡VIVA CHIKARA! – “The End (?)”


¡VIVA CHIKARA! – “The End (?)” It’s a particularly grim episode of ¡VIVA CHIKARA! as it may the be the last one ever. Justin Houston and Kevin Ford are back for the final (?) time to discuss a variety of topics, including (obviously) their opinions on the “Aniversario: Never Compromise” iPPV. Thoughts on the company’s ending, Mike Quackenbush, Wrestling Is, ... Read More »

¡VIVA CHIKARA! – “Never Compromise”


¡VIVA CHIKARA! – “Never Compromise” CHIKARA’s 11th birthday just passed, and this Sunday their big birthday party will be shown live on iPPV. To rundown what’s on tap for “Aniversario: Never Compromise”, Justin and Kevin have joined forces once again. After some middling talk of tattoos and Patton Oswalt, they get down to brass tacks and discuss the show in ... Read More »

¡VIVA CHIKARA! – “The Darkest Timeline”


It’s been nearly four and a half years since CHIKARA presented a Tag World Grand Prix, but this weekend they’re bringing it back with a vengeance! Joining Kevin and Justin is Jerome Cusson, who along with Kevin will be in attendance for the tournament this weekend. The trio runs down the teams, matches they hope to see take place during ... Read More »

¡VIVA CHIKARA! – “Tales of the Black Freighter”


CHIKARA’s making it’s one Southern swing this upcoming weekend, and Justin and Kevin are here to give you the nitty gritty on it. Justin is attending the Georgia show so he has a lot more pup in his step than usual. You may become annoyed on how much this duo agrees on the outcomes of the show, but the interesting ... Read More »

¡VIVA CHIKARA! Special Edition: Veteran Sauciness


Wrestlecon weekend is too big for Justin and Kevin to strictly stick to CHIKARA. Although they do run down the “Shoulder of Pallas” card in excruciating detail, they invited the Wrestling Observer’s Alan4L to join them to talk that show, as well as Dragon Gate USA’s “Open the Ultimate Gate 2013″ and “Mercury Rising 2013″ shows, and WrestleMania 29 itself. ... Read More »

¡VIVA CHIKARA! – “The Poison Palace”


¡VIVA CHIKARA! – “The Poison Palace” CHIKARA will be heading to the Sunshine state this weekend, so it’s up to Justin and Kevin to bring some sunshine into your life with another edition of ¡VIVA CHIKARA! Both cards are run down in detail, as usual. Other topics include potential Wrestlecon matches, championship challengers. potential partners for Dasher Hatfield, Justin’s frustration ... Read More »

¡VIVA CHIKARA! – “Whatever, Look It Up”


A new year of CHIKARA is upon us, which in turn brings a new episode of ¡VIVA CHIKARA! Justin Houston and Kevin Ford are back to give you the rundown on two stacked, loaded, and highly anticipated cards that are kicking off CHIKARA’ 13th Season. All the matches and angles are rundown, as well as predictions for what will go ... Read More »

¡VIVA CHIKARA! – Hosts Divided


Both Justin and Kevin can agree on one thing – CHIKARA has some pretty awesome shows coming up in the month of November. In this episode, they run down two of them: this upcoming weekend’s Midwest double shot. Justin and Kevin however disagree on a few things, such as the finals of King of Trios 2012 and the progression of ... Read More »

¡VIVA CHIKARA! – Those Handsome Strangers


With Kevin still on a high from King of Trios weekend and Justin lamenting his inability to attend CHIKARA’s Saturday show, it only felt right to discuss for the duo to discuss CHIKARA’s upcoming weekend. Kevin recollects some fond memories of this years King of Trios tournament before running down the weekends card in detail with Justin. Find out why ... Read More »

¡VIVA CHIKARA! – King of Trios 2012 Preview

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WE WILL HAVE LIVE TWEETING ALL THREE NIGHTS OF KING OF TRIOS + PODCAST SUMMARIES It’s King of Trios season once again, so Justin and Kevin (under a new podcast title) have returned to discuss the tournament at large. With little to no confidence, Justin and Kevin fantasy book the whole tournament and discuss their thought process behind their calls. ... Read More »

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