Los Angeles – (May 20, 2020) – AXS TV provides an extra dose of IMPACT Wrestling action on Tuesday nights as the network debuts the IMPACT Wrestling original series IMPACT in 60 beginning June 2 at 10 pm ET/7 pm PT, immediately following the weekly flagship series IMPACT! at 8 pm ET/5 pm PT.
hour-long series chronicles the promotion’s celebrated 18-year
history under the IMPACT
Total Nonstop Action banners.
Headlined by some of the greatest champions to enter the ring, each
episode features a collection of full matches showcasing a different
wrestler, championships, factions or match types.
kicks off Tuesday, June 2 with the “Best of the Asylum Years,”
highlighting rarely seen footage from the infancy of TNA with matches
featuring former NWA Heavyweight Champions A.J.
June schedule also includes a look at the revolutionary high-flying
X-Division Championship featuring Jay
(June 9), the greatest IMPACT World Heavyweight Title matches with
16), the legendary stable Aces & Eights including the
Ray vs. Jeff
(June 23), and wrestling legend Mick
most epic battles against Sting,
and more (June 30).
to the tremendous feedback from fans of IMPACT on AXS TV and the
success of our first TNA television special, we are taking a great
step forward to bolster the IMPACT Wrestling Tuesday night block,”
said IMPACT Executive VP Scott D’Amore. “From the thousands of
hours of thrilling action in our library, we created IMPACT
in 60 to
celebrate the legacy of the incredible performers who have competed
for us and provide a fun trip down memory lane for the TNA faithful.”
Wrestling is one of the world’s most significant wrestling
entertainment properties, creating more than 200 hours of original
content annually across television and other digital platforms.
IMPACT Wrestling specializes in creating premium content, events,
products, merchandise, and music, as well as the management and
promotion of professional wrestlers. Its highly successful flagship,
is broadcast globally, including AXS TV and Twitch in the United
States, Fight Network and GameTV in Canada, Sony Ten 2 and DSport in
India, 5STAR and Fight Network in the United Kingdom, e.tv in Africa,
MVStv in Mexico and TAPDMV in the Philippines. IMPACT Wrestling is a
subsidiary of Anthem Sports & Entertainment Inc.
AXS TV is a leading music, entertainment, and lifestyle television network and digital media company controlled by Anthem Sports & Entertainment Inc. The Network is widely available on the major cable, satellite, and telco systems as well as on digital platforms including Sling TV, AT&T TV NOW, and Philo, and via its YouTube, Facebook, and social media channels. In addition to the U.S., AXS TV is also distributed in Canada and the Caribbean. AXS TV’s programming broadly appeals to a diverse and impassioned fanbase, offering eclectic content that includes concerts and music performances, celebrity interviews, documentaries, special events, and pop culture series. The Network’s signature programs include Dan Rather’s “The Big Interview,” “Rock & Roll Trip With Sammy Hagar,” and “Live From Daryl’s House,” and concert events such as CMA Fest and Farm Aid. The channel is also the home of IMPACT Wrestling, one of the world’s largest entertainment properties. A full list of providers and territories can be found on axs.tv/subscribe. For more information, visit www.axs.tv. Press information is available at axstvmediacenter.com.