Ronald sent word that the SmackDown vs. RAW 2009 game on Xbox 360 and PS3 will have downloadable Superstars that include Charlie Haas, Evan Bourne, Ted DiBiase, Super Crazy and others. There will also be alternate costumes.
As noted earlier, Stone Cold Steve Austin broke the nose of MMA fighter Paul Lazenby while filming a fight scene for Austin’s new movie, Damage in Canada. Lazenby noted in a media interview that he has let Austin borrow some of his Ring of Honor DVD’s to watch. It looks like Austin is still keeping in touch with the business and what’s new.
Garret sent the following: For those that play Saints Row 2, a game everyone should get, you might find a few references to a well known company and chairman throughout the game, including a big billboard off one of the highways advertising Smackdown on MyNetwork. Now that’s what I call product placement! (Side note, my friend spent a few minutes shooting holes in the billboard)
Former WWE Superstar Maven was on Friday night’s NFL merchandise show on the Home Shopping Network.