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* EarWorm:
** "Keep in Journey", Taiji Ishimori and the Sato brothers's music single.
** "De Caramelo es tu Boca", Los Salseros Japoneses's music theme.


* AmericansHateTingle: Hagure Gundan/Aagan Iisou was one of the most popular stables in Japan yet one of the most boring among international fans, who cited its generic gimmick and booking as a huge step down from other stables.
* AuthorsSavingThrow: The strange, convoluted angle of the creation of Do FIXER (namely, with Darkness Dragon forming a fake version of group before M2K was revealed to be the real Do FIXER) is thought by many to have been a botched booking move that got patched up.



* DesignatedHero: Toryumon's bookers wanted to picture the Sailor Boys to be babyfaces, yet they booked them to cheat routinely with their Sato twins schtick (in which they always had an extra wrestler in every match) and to attack opponents who had defeated them fair and clean (especially Los Salseros Japoneses, who, to make things worse, were usually acclaimed by the crowd despite being heels). Even when Ishimori returned to the Toryumon system in Dragondoor, history repeated itself, as his faction had their manager Venezia intervene in true heelish fashion in a match in which Ishimori and company already outnumbered their opponents.

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* DesignatedHero: Toryumon's bookers wanted to picture the Sailor Boys to be babyfaces, yet they booked them to cheat routinely with their Sato twins schtick (in which they always had an extra wrestler in every match) and to attack opponents who had defeated them fair and clean (especially Los Salseros Japoneses, who, to make things worse, were usually acclaimed by the crowd despite being heels). Even when Ishimori returned to the Toryumon system in Dragondoor, history repeated itself, repeated, as his faction had their manager Venezia intervene in true heelish fashion in a match in which Ishimori and company already outnumbered their opponents.



** Back in Toryumon 2000 Project, Jun Ogawauchi was very popular thanks to his good looks, athleticism and neat wrestling style. Even if the crowd turned slightly on him when he joined Crazy MAX on the belief he was too green or unfit for their poise, he proven them wrong and became one of the hottest members before an injury forced him to retire temporally from pro wrestling.

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** Back in Toryumon 2000 Project, Jun Ogawauchi was very popular thanks to his good looks, athleticism and neat wrestling style. Even if the crowd turned slightly on him when he joined Crazy MAX on the belief he was too green or unfit for their poise, he proven them wrong and became one of the hottest members members, at least before an injury forced him to retire temporally from pro wrestling.



* RootingForTheEmpire: One of the big problems with Dragondoor. Their top heels were Aagan Iisou, a very popular Dragon Gate stable that had been controversially fired from its promotion and whose return had their fans on the edge of their seats. Meanwhile, the main good guy was Taiji Ishimori, a pretty boy with a pop idol gimmick who had mostly failed to gain the crowd's love in Toryumon. Ishimori wasn't disliked, but he wasn't close to popular enough to be the main draw of the promotion, and Aagan Iisou's popularity dwarfed his. In fact, the three Aagan Iisou guys were really the only wrestlers who were truly over in the whole promotion.

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* RootingForTheEmpire: One of the big problems with Dragondoor. Their top heels were Aagan Iisou, a very popular Dragon Gate stable that had been controversially fired from its promotion and whose return had their fans on the edge of their seats. Meanwhile, the main good guy was Taiji Ishimori, a pretty boy with a pop idol gimmick who had mostly failed to gain the crowd's love in Toryumon. Toryumon X. Ishimori wasn't disliked, but he wasn't even close to popular being charismatic enough to be the main draw of the promotion, and Aagan Iisou's popularity dwarfed his. In fact, Some have gone as far as to say that the three main Aagan Iisou guys were really the only wrestlers who were truly over in the whole promotion.



** Mini Crazy MAX, Koichiro Arai and the rest of "mini wrestlers" of Toryumon X. Grabbing a bunch of talented workers and putting them to play gimmicks based on wrestlers from Toryumon Japan achieved virtually nothing aside from delaying their individual breakouts. Not only because it impeded them from developing real personalities on their own field (Mini Crazy MAX's role in X was a random third party that antagonized the heroes ForTheEvulz), but also because they had no presence in Japan either (with the exception of Naoki Tanizaki) and thus they could not even play the role of AdorableEvilMinions which their characters were best cut for.
** Dragondoor ended up with the hottest stable in Japan's independent circuit and a secondary roster of skilled lucharesu wrestlers, and they also received connections with Mexico which would grant them big name guest stars. What did they do next? Putting said hot stable to play the ''villains'', improvising an heroic faction out of some random wrestlers with no real background or history together (and even worse, crowning them with a wrestler who had already proven himself unfit for that role), and burying all them under an endless mass of Mexican wrestlers whom few fans knew well in Japan. As you can imagine, the company's closure was just inevitable after taking those decisions.

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** Mini Crazy MAX, Koichiro Arai and the rest of "mini wrestlers" of Toryumon X. Grabbing a bunch of talented workers and putting them to play gimmicks based on established wrestlers from Toryumon Japan achieved virtually nothing aside from delaying their individual breakouts. Not only because it impeded them from developing real personalities on their own field (Mini Crazy MAX's role in X was a random third party that antagonized the heroes ForTheEvulz), but also because they had no presence in Toryumon Japan either (with the exception of Naoki Tanizaki) and thus they could not even play the role of AdorableEvilMinions which their characters were best cut for.
** Dragondoor ended up with the hottest stable in Japan's independent circuit and a secondary roster of skilled lucharesu wrestlers, and they also received connections with Mexico which would grant them big name guest stars. What did they do next? Putting said hot stable to play the ''villains'', improvising an heroic faction out of some random wrestlers with no real background or history together (and even worse, crowning them with a wrestler who had already proven himself unfit for that role), and burying all both of them under an endless mass of Mexican wrestlers whom few fans knew well in Japan. As you can imagine, the company's closure was just inevitable after taking those so many awful decisions.


* AudienceApathy: Tends to happen when the audience's favorite wrestlers keep losing to wrestlers the crowd is told they should love. It took an entire promotion for their bookers to realize it.


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* EightDeadlyWords: Tends to happen when the audience's favorite wrestlers keep losing to wrestlers the crowd is told they should love. It took an entire promotion for their bookers to realize it.


* AudienceApathy: Tends to happen when the audience's favorite wrestlers keep losing to wrestlers the crowd is told they should love. It took an entire promotion for their bookers to realize it.



* CreatorsPet: Takuya Sugawara in El Dorado Wrestling. Despite he was the least interesting major member of Aagan Iisou, as well as the lowest ranked, the bookers somehow saw fit to write the promotion's first storyline around him. And not any storyline, in fact, but one in which everybody talked about him and all the stables of El Dorado wanted to recruit him, as if he were Wrestling/TheUndertaker or something. Having in consideration that Sugawara was pretty disliked in the West for his boring wrestling style and lack of charisma, it's easy to understand why many fans were just tired of having him as the protagonist of the promotion.
* DesignatedHero: Toryumon's bookers wanted to picture the Sailor Boys to be babyfaces, yet they booked them to cheat routinely with their Sato twins schtick (in which they always had an extra wrestler in every match) and to attack opponents who had defeated them fair and clean (especially Los Salseros Japoneses, who, to make things worse, were usually acclaimed by the crowd despite being heels). Even when Ishimori returned to the Toryumon system in Dragondoor, history repeated, as his faction had their manager Venezia intervene in a match in which they already outnumbered their opponents.
* DracoInLeatherPants: Los Salseros Japoneses were meant to be the bad guys of Toryumon X, but they ended up being the most popular faction at the promotion's closure.

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* CreatorsPet: Takuya Sugawara in El Dorado Wrestling. Despite he was the least interesting major member of Aagan Iisou, as well as the lowest ranked, the bookers somehow saw fit to write the promotion's first storyline around him. And not any storyline, in fact, but one in which everybody talked about him and all the stables of El Dorado wanted to recruit him, him as if he were Wrestling/TheUndertaker or something. Having in consideration that Sugawara was pretty disliked in the West for his boring wrestling style and lack of charisma, it's easy to understand why many fans were just tired of having him as the protagonist of the promotion.
* DesignatedHero: Toryumon's bookers wanted to picture the Sailor Boys to be babyfaces, yet they booked them to cheat routinely with their Sato twins schtick (in which they always had an extra wrestler in every match) and to attack opponents who had defeated them fair and clean (especially Los Salseros Japoneses, who, to make things worse, were usually acclaimed by the crowd despite being heels). Even when Ishimori returned to the Toryumon system in Dragondoor, history repeated, repeated itself, as his faction had their manager Venezia intervene in true heelish fashion in a match in which they Ishimori and company already outnumbered their opponents.
* DracoInLeatherPants: Los Salseros Japoneses were meant to be the bad guys of Toryumon X, but they ended up being the most popular faction at the promotion's closure. It helped that they had a very entertaining gimmick and that they weren't particularly villainous next to the Sailor Boys.



* EnsembleDarkhorse:
** Back in Toryumon 2000 Project, Jun Ogawauchi was very popular thanks to his good looks, athleticism and neat wrestling style. Even if the crowd turned slightly on him when he joined Crazy MAX on the belief he was too green or unfit for their poise, he proven them wrong and became one of the hottest members before an injury forced him to retire temporally from pro wrestling.
** Manabu Murakami in Toryumon X. Although he was an unaffiliated wrestler caught in the middle of a MobWar and who sported a ridiculous gimmick (or precisely due to those reasons), he was surprisingly memorable.
* EvilIsCool: Crazy MAX. They became so popular as evil punks that Último Dragón was forced to introduce M2K as "true" villains to make them officially good. Ironically, the same happened to M2K, so it was needed to disband the group and create Do FIXER with its nastiest members.



* FriendlyFandoms: With Wrestling/MichinokuProWrestling, as most of Toryumon X went to form what M-Pro is today.
* HilariousInHindsight: A somber guy becomes TrueCompanions with a group of similar-minded people, later an evil faction tries to lure him towards them and their evil philosophy, and finally the guy joins the baddies and adopt their views, but only after kicking the ass of their leader and declaring a new faction. Takuya Sugawara in El Dorado in 2006 or Magneto in ''Film/XMenFirstClass'' in 2011?



** Toryumon X started the trend by giving many wrestlers gimmicks based on other wrestlers (Mini CIMA of CIMA, Kochiro Arai of Kenichiro Arai, etc).
** Dragondoor wasted ''many'' perfectly good wrestlers. While it did put on some good matches despite the inherent faults of his roster (namely being overcrowded and very badly booked), the company's closure was just inevitable.

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** Mini Crazy MAX, Koichiro Arai and the rest of "mini wrestlers" of Toryumon X started the trend by giving many wrestlers X. Grabbing a bunch of talented workers and putting them to play gimmicks based on other wrestlers from Toryumon Japan achieved virtually nothing aside from delaying their individual breakouts. Not only because it impeded them from developing real personalities on their own field (Mini CIMA Crazy MAX's role in X was a random third party that antagonized the heroes ForTheEvulz), but also because they had no presence in Japan either (with the exception of CIMA, Kochiro Arai Naoki Tanizaki) and thus they could not even play the role of Kenichiro Arai, etc).
AdorableEvilMinions which their characters were best cut for.
** Dragondoor wasted ''many'' perfectly good wrestlers. While it did put on some good matches despite ended up with the inherent faults of his hottest stable in Japan's independent circuit and a secondary roster (namely being overcrowded of skilled lucharesu wrestlers, and very badly booked), they also received connections with Mexico which would grant them big name guest stars. What did they do next? Putting said hot stable to play the ''villains'', improvising an heroic faction out of some random wrestlers with no real background or history together (and even worse, crowning them with a wrestler who had already proven himself unfit for that role), and burying all them under an endless mass of Mexican wrestlers whom few fans knew well in Japan. As you can imagine, the company's closure was just inevitable.inevitable after taking those decisions.


* DesignatedHero: Toryumon's bookers wanted to picture the Sailor Boys to be babyfaces, yet they booked them to cheat routinely with their Sato twins schtick (in which they always had an extra wrestler in every match) and to attack opponents who had defeated them fair and clean (especially Los Salseros Japoneses, who, to make things worse, were usually acclaimed by the crowd despite being heels). It seems luck was never in the side of Ishimori when he was meant to be a face in the Toryumon system.

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* DesignatedHero: Toryumon's bookers wanted to picture the Sailor Boys to be babyfaces, yet they booked them to cheat routinely with their Sato twins schtick (in which they always had an extra wrestler in every match) and to attack opponents who had defeated them fair and clean (especially Los Salseros Japoneses, who, to make things worse, were usually acclaimed by the crowd despite being heels). It seems luck was never in the side of Even when Ishimori when he was meant returned to be a face in the Toryumon system.system in Dragondoor, history repeated, as his faction had their manager Venezia intervene in a match in which they already outnumbered their opponents.



* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: Dragondoor wasted ''many'' perfectly good wrestlers. While it did put on some good matches despite the inherent faults of his roster (namely being overcrowded and very badly booked), the company's closure was just inevitable.

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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter:
** Toryumon X started the trend by giving many wrestlers gimmicks based on other wrestlers (Mini CIMA of CIMA, Kochiro Arai of Kenichiro Arai, etc).
**
Dragondoor wasted ''many'' perfectly good wrestlers. While it did put on some good matches despite the inherent faults of his roster (namely being overcrowded and very badly booked), the company's closure was just inevitable.


* EarWorm: "Keep in Journey", Taiji Ishimori and the Sato brothers's music single.

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* EarWorm: BadassDecay: KAGETORA, who went to lead the STONED stable in M-Pro to being betrayed and reduced to a regular face in El Dorado.
* CreatorsPet: Takuya Sugawara in El Dorado Wrestling. Despite he was the least interesting major member of Aagan Iisou, as well as the lowest ranked, the bookers somehow saw fit to write the promotion's first storyline around him. And not any storyline, in fact, but one in which everybody talked about him and all the stables of El Dorado wanted to recruit him, as if he were Wrestling/TheUndertaker or something. Having in consideration that Sugawara was pretty disliked in the West for his boring wrestling style and lack of charisma, it's easy to understand why many fans were just tired of having him as the protagonist of the promotion.
* DesignatedHero: Toryumon's bookers wanted to picture the Sailor Boys to be babyfaces, yet they booked them to cheat routinely with their Sato twins schtick (in which they always had an extra wrestler in every match) and to attack opponents who had defeated them fair and clean (especially Los Salseros Japoneses, who, to make things worse, were usually acclaimed by the crowd despite being heels). It seems luck was never in the side of Ishimori when he was meant to be a face in the Toryumon system.
* DracoInLeatherPants: Los Salseros Japoneses were meant to be the bad guys of Toryumon X, but they ended up being the most popular faction at the promotion's closure.
* EarWorm:
**
"Keep in Journey", Taiji Ishimori and the Sato brothers's music single.single.
** "De Caramelo es tu Boca", Los Salseros Japoneses's music theme.
* FandomRivalry: With Wrestling/DragonGate, obviously. The rivalry is mostly symbolic, as the Toryumon system barely exists or has fans today.



* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: Dragondoor wasted ''many'' perfectly good wrestlers. While it did put on some good matches despite the inherent faults that lead to its quick closing, the latter was just inevitable.

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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: Dragondoor wasted ''many'' perfectly good wrestlers. While it did put on some good matches despite the inherent faults that lead to its quick closing, of his roster (namely being overcrowded and very badly booked), the latter company's closure was just inevitable.

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* EarWorm: "Keep in Journey", Taiji Ishimori and the Sato brothers's music single.
* RootingForTheEmpire: One of the big problems with Dragondoor. Their top heels were Aagan Iisou, a very popular Dragon Gate stable that had been controversially fired from its promotion and whose return had their fans on the edge of their seats. Meanwhile, the main good guy was Taiji Ishimori, a pretty boy with a pop idol gimmick who had mostly failed to gain the crowd's love in Toryumon. Ishimori wasn't disliked, but he wasn't close to popular enough to be the main draw of the promotion, and Aagan Iisou's popularity dwarfed his. In fact, the three Aagan Iisou guys were really the only wrestlers who were truly over in the whole promotion.
* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: Dragondoor wasted ''many'' perfectly good wrestlers. While it did put on some good matches despite the inherent faults that lead to its quick closing, the latter was just inevitable.

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