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For the video game, see Wrestle War (video game).

WrestleWar was a professional wrestling pay-per-view event promoted by World Championship Wrestling (WCW). It was held in the month of May in 1989 and 1992 and the month of February in 1990 and 1991. The first two events were promoted under the National Wrestling Alliance banner.


Main article: WrestleWar (1989)


WrestleWar 1990
VHS cover featuring Ric Flair and Lex Luger
Tagline(s) Wild Thing
Promotion National Wrestling Alliance
Date February 25, 1990
Attendance 9,894
Venue Greensboro Coliseum
City Greensboro, North Carolina
Pay-per-view chronology
Starrcade 1989 WrestleWar 1990 Capital Combat

WrestleWar 1990: Wild Thing took place on February 25, 1990 from the Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Numbers in parentheses indicate the length of the match.


WrestleWar 1991
Poster featuring Arn Anderson, Sid Vicious and Barry Windham.
Tagline(s) We Want You!
Promotion World Championship Wrestling
Date February 24, 1991
Attendance 6,800
Venue Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
City Phoenix, Arizona
Pay-per-view chronology
Starrcade 1990 WrestleWar 1991 WCW/New Japan Supershow I

WrestleWar 1991: WarGames took place on February 24, 1991 from the Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Phoenix, Arizona. This was the first PPV after WCW left the NWA.

Numbers in parentheses indicate the length of the match.


WrestleWar 1992
VHS cover featuring Sting's Squadron and The Dangerous Alliance
Promotion World Championship Wrestling
Date May 17, 1992
Attendance 6,000
Venue Jacksonville Memorial Coliseum
City Jacksonville, Florida
Pay-per-view chronology
SuperBrawl II WrestleWar 1992 Beach Blast 1992

WrestleWar 1992: WarGames took place on May 17, 1992 from the Jacksonville Memorial Coliseum in Jacksonville, Florida.

Numbers in parentheses indicate the length of the match.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Stone Cold Steve Austin. The Stone Cold Truth (p.90)