- Today marked the 20th anniversary of WCW Monday Nitro, created to compete with WWE's RAW show. Former WCW boss Eric Bischoff remembered Nitro on Twitter today when replying to fans. He also praised the WWE Network, saying it's one of the best things to happen to the business in a long time.
When one fan wrote to Bischoff and said the business needs to be revolutionized again, Bischoff replied, "Stay tuned!"
Below are some of Bischoff's tweets from today:
It may be bittersweet but happy anniversary to @EBischoff! 20yrs ago today, his vision, WCW Nitro aired it's first episode!— Christopher Kyle (@DemonDukk) September 4, 2015
Not bittersweet at all! Grateful to have been part of a strategy that raised the business to new highs and changed it forever!— Eric Bischoff (@EBischoff) September 4, 2015
It was a great moment in time! Its a pleasure to look back and see just how much Nitro changed the industry forever. https://t.co/eYKflmzBZq— Eric Bischoff (@EBischoff) September 4, 2015
Thanks Steven! I was very fortunate and grateful to this day for the opportunity to create a new format! https://t.co/aF2HvNlhHx— Eric Bischoff (@EBischoff) September 4, 2015
Thanks Luke. Amazing how the NWO continues to be such a solid brand. See NWO product at every event I attend! https://t.co/yCmKLVFlzU— Eric Bischoff (@EBischoff) September 4, 2015