May 2, 2005
New WWE DVDs this spring
By JON WALDMAN -- SLAM! Wrestling

KOCH Entertainment, the Canadian distributors for WWE Home Video, has announced release dates for a number of new DVD recordings.

Among the new titles are a couple compilations that will look back at past stars of World Wrestling Entertainment. The first of these will be the two-disc set, Road Warriors: The Life & Death of Wrestling's Most Dominant Tag Team. The recording includes a bevy of matches featuring Hawk and Animal in their days in the NWA, WWF, AWA and WCW. Also scheduled for release is a three-disc compilation dedicated to the stars of the 1980s. The title and content of this set is not known at this time. Both titles will be on sale in June.

Prior to these releases, a two-disc set dedicated to the Tough Enough series will hit store shelves. The recording will release this month.

KOCH also announced that four pay-per-view DVDs will be released shortly, including WrestleMania XXI. The two-disc set will also be available in video format, and is set to include foortagefrom the WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, as well as the pre-'Mania Interpromotional Battle Royale.

WWE DVD Canadian Release Dates

  • May 3 - No Way Out
  • May 24 - Tough Enough
  • June 7 - WrestleMania XXI
  • June 14 - Road Warriors: The Life & Death of Wrestling's Most Dominant Tag Team
  • June 14 - Stars of the 1980s (official title TBD)
  • June 21 - Backlash
  • July 19 - Judgement Day

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