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Have Mercy, Brother! The Boogie Woogie Man is Coming!

“The Boy from New York City” himself, the “Boogie Woogie Man” Jimmy Valiant finalizes the roster for Legends Expansion II.  This wild brawler is a favorite of fans due to his unorthodox wrestling style. Valiant is sure to inject some excitement into your promotion.  Watch out for the BOOGIE WOOGIE ELBOW!

Jimmy Valiant is part of Legends:  Expansion Pack II along with Barry Windham, Magnum T.A., Tully Blanchard, Blackjack Mulligan, Ivan Koloff, Brad Armstrong, Sam Houston, Johnny Valentine and the Masked Superstar.   J.J. Dillon is a Special Edition card that is sold separately.  Legends: Expansion Pack II is available now with the J.J. Dillon Special Edition Card and EVOLVE 5 by visiting HERE. All games are shipping now!

Sam Houston Rides into the Legends Game

80s star Sam Houston is the next wrestler to throw his (cowboy) hat into the Legends: Expansion II ring!  Houston is a second generation wrestler and a protege of LWF star Magnum T.A.  Houston has held regional titles and feuded with competitors like Ivan Koloff.  Houston’s relationship with Magnum T.A. Also made him a target of Tully Blanchard and his faction.  The tough Texan is ready to take on all comers!

Sam Houston is part of Legends:  Expansion Pack II along with Barry Windham, Magnum T.A., Tully Blanchard, Blackjack Mulligan, Ivan Koloff, Brad Armstrong, Johnny Valentine and the Masked Superstar.   J.J. Dillon is a Special Edition card that is sold separately.  Legends: Expansion Pack II is available for preorder now with the J.J. Dillon Special Edition Card and EVOLVE 5 by visiting HERE. All games are scheduled to begin mailing on April 16th.

Barry Windham Enters the Legends Game

Barry Windham was trained to be a wrestler by his father, Blackjack Mulligan as well as fellow Legend Harley Race.  He spent much of his career as a fan-favorite, achieving success as a singles star but also winning tag team gold.  He had great rivalries with Ivan Koloff and the Midnight Express.

His career took a turn when he betrayed one of his partners and joined up with Tully Blanchard and others under the direction of J.J. Dillon.  He enjoyed some of his greatest success in that group, winning singles gold.  He later went on to be win a widely-recognized version of the World Title.  Towards the end of his career, he teamed up with Curt Hennig to win tag team gold.

Will Windham be a hero or villain?  Will he join J.J. Dillon’s stable or go his own route? It’s up to you, Promoter!

Barry Windham is part of Legends:  Expansion Pack II along with Magnum T.A., Tully Blanchard, Blackjack Mulligan, Ivan Koloff, Brad Armstrong, Johnny Valentine and the Masked Superstar.   J.J. Dillon is a Special Edition card that is sold separately.  Legends: Expansion Pack II is available for preorder now with the J.J. Dillon Special Edition Card and EVOLVE 5 by visiting HERE. All games are scheduled to begin mailing on April 16th.

Brad Armstrong Joins the Legends Roster

Brad Armstrong comes from a great wrestling family, and he impressed fans at a very young age with both his charisma and talent.  He had great success in his career, both as a singles competitor and a tag team wrestler.  He won singles titles in the light heavyweight and heavyweight divisions.  He won tag team titles with a number of different partners- from family members to other Legends like Magnum T.A.  He even teamed up with Ricky Morton when his Rock ‘n’ Roll Express partner Robert Gibson was injured.  Brad is a versatile performer and how he chooses to fit in your fed is up to you, Promoter!

Brad Armstrong is part of Legends:  Expansion Pack II along with Magnum T.A., Tully Blanchard, Blackjack Mulligan, Ivan Koloff, Johnny Valentine and the Masked Superstar.   J.J. Dillon is a Special Edition card that is sold separately.  Legends: Expansion Pack II is available for preorder now with the J.J. Dillon Special Edition Card and EVOLVE 5 by visiting HERE. All games are scheduled to begin mailing on April 16th.

Look Out Tully Blanchard, Magnum TA Is Coming For You

Magnum T.A. is one of the most charismatic wrestlers of all time, combining good looks, great skills on the microphone and impressive skills in the ring.  He was a rising star who feuded with all of the greats in the mid-Atlantic area.  His battles with Tully Blanchard were legendary, culminating in an infamous “I Quit” match.  Magnum also had a fierce conflict with Ivan Koloff.  Magnum is sure to renew his rivalry with both men in your fed this spring.  Also look for him to team up with fan favorites like the Rock ‘n’ Roll Express to counter Tully, Koloff and any other rule breakers.

Magnum T.A. is the latest wrestler to be added to Legends:  Expansion Pack II,  along with Tully Blanchard, Blackjack Mulligan, Ivan Koloff, Johnny Valentine and the Masked Superstar. J.J. Dillon is a Special Edition card that is sold separately. Legends: Expansion Pack II is available for preorder now with the J.J. Dillon Special Edition Card and EVOLVE 5 by visiting HERE. All games are scheduled to begin mailing on April 16th.

Tully Blanchard Is Here…And He’s Not Alone!

Tully Blanchard has had an amazing career in pro wrestling!

He began his career in a tag team with his father, Joe Blanchard. He quickly gained notoriety as a rule breaker on his way to a number of singles titles, famously holding one organization’s Television Title for nearly a full calendar year. He later turned on his manager and famously hired J.J. Dillon to replace her. J.J. Dillon led Tully to great singles success and was with him when Tully joined other top villains in the promotion to form one of the most notorious groups in history. Tully later transitioned to working in tag team action, capturing championships in multiple promotions. This led him to confrontations with the Road Warriors, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Express and even the Midnight Express. Will JJ Dillon lead Blanchard to singles gold or find him a tag team partner? Will he work solo or team up with other rule breakers? It’s up to you, Promoter!

Tully Blanchard is part of Legends: Expansion Pack II along with Blackjack Mulligan, Ivan Koloff, Johnny Valentine and the Masked Superstar. J.J. Dillon is a Special Edition card that is sold separately. Legends: Expansion Pack II is available for preorder now with the J.J. Dillon Special Edition Card and EVOLVE 5 by visiting HERE. All games are scheduled to begin mailing on April 16th.

Blackjack Mulligan Is Coming

Blackjack Mulligan is one of the most intimidating wrestlers to step foot in the ring.  Standing at an imposing 6 foot 9 inches and weighing well in excess of 300 pounds, Blackjack Mulligan was one of the largest wrestlers of his era.  He spent most of his career as a heel.  Mulligan was equally accomplished in tag team and singles matches, winning titles across the United States and even in Japan.  He engaged in violent brawls with Bruiser Brody and was noted for winning multiple Brass Knuckles titles.  Perhaps most memorably, Blackjack Mulligan fought the Masked Superstar in a series of 60 and 90 minute cage matches that are still thought to be among the greatest series of matches of all time.

Blackjack Mulligan is part of Legends:  Expansion Pack II along with Ivan Koloff, Johnny Valentine and the Masked Superstar.   This 10-card set will be available for preorder on 4/2 with a Special Edition Card and EVOLVE 5.  All games are scheduled to begin mailing on April 16th

 

Ivan Koloff Brings His Reign of Terror to Color Legends

During the height of the Cold War, Ivan Koloff was one of the most notorious villains in wrestling history.  His tremendous strength and willingness to use any means necessary to win made him one of the most feared competitors of his era.  “The Russian Bear”  won singles, tag and even six-man tag team gold wherever he went.  He feuded with all of the biggest names over his thirty year career.  Will he resume his notable rivalries with the Road Warriors and the Rock ‘n’ Roll Express?  Will he choose to associate with other Soviet stars like Nikolai Volkoff and Boris Zhukov?  It’s up to you, Promoter!

Ivan Koloff is part of Legends:  Expansion Pack II along with Johnny Valentine and the Masked Superstar.   This 10-card set will be available for preorder on 4/2 with a Special Edition Card and EVOLVE 5.  All games are scheduled to begin mailing on April 16th.

Johnny Valentine Joins the Legends Color Roster!

Johnny Valentine is one of the all-time greats in the wrestling business.  He won many titles all over the world in both singles and tag team competition.  He had a notable rivalry with Buddy Rogers but also teamed up with him to win one version of the tag team titles.  He also went toe-to-toe with fellow Legends Bobo Brazil, Harley Race, and Lou Thesz.  Will he challenge these other Legends upon his arrival in your fed?  Or will he choose to renew his alliance with Buddy Rogers in an attempt to dominate the competition?  It’s up to you, Promoter!

Johnny Valentine is part of Legends:  Expansion Pack II along with the Masked Superstar.   This 10-card set will be available for preorder on 4/2 with a Special Edition Card and EVOLVE 5.  All games are scheduled to begin mailing on April 16th.

Masked Superstar joins the Color Legends Roster!

It’s time to announce the first wrestler in the next Legends of Wrestling color expansion set.  He is one of the most notorious masked wrestlers in history.  He’s not going to scream or shout.  He’s just going to dominate your fed with his unbreakable cobra clutch.

The Masked Superstar is coming to the LWF.  Will he feud with the Destroyer, another masked wrestler?  Or will someone else draw his attention?  You will decide this April when the Masked Superstar ships with the second Legends Expansion set.

Masked Superstar is part of a 10-card expansion set that will feature new wrestlers as wells as some remakes of classic characters from the black and white Legends games.  Keep watching over the coming weeks as we announce the names in this anticipated game edition!