Wrestling: WWE Superstars
WWE Superstars is a Professional Wrestling television program produced by WWE that originally aired on WGN America in the United States. It debuted on April 16, 2009 and ended its domestic broadcasting on April 7, 2011. After the final domestic TV broadcast the show moved to an internet broadcast format while maintaining a traditional television broadcast in international markets. The show features WWE talent, mainly mid-carders and divas; big names such as John Cena and Randy Orton rarely appear on the show.The show also previously featured talent from the now-defunct ECW brand.
Tropes featured include:
- All There in the Manual/Word of God: As Superstars only has straight up matches and have no storylines or promos, the reason for the matches are sometimes explained by the commentators.
- B Show: WWE Superstars mainly features mid-to-low card wrestlers as well as an occasional divas match. Rarely do big names such as John Cena, Randy Orton, Triple H, The Big Show, Kane, Daniel Bryan, Sheamus, Alberto Del Rio, and CM Punk compete on the show.