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#1 Posted on 11.6.12 1504.33
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Not sure how legitimate this is but for what its worth....
http://pwinsider.com/article/69074/your-first-look-at-the-new-wwe-championship-belt-what-do-you-think.html?p=1
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#2 Posted on 11.6.12 1510.58
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I have seen this floating around on other sites. It is my understanding that it is not the finished product. If so, not bad so far, and already better than the spinner belt. Points to the first person that kindly reminds me that the kids love the spinner belt.
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#3 Posted on 11.6.12 1534.03
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I'd like the spinner belt more if it still spun.

It would be cool if they used Spinner Belt whenever Cena is champ, and a normal belt otherwise.

The new "belt" design being passed around is an improvement, but I would rather see Jeff Hardy present a vision for what the WWE belt should look like.
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#4 Posted on 11.6.12 1540.24
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Looks more like a Divas belt to me. What's so wrong with just having an old school eagle on it?
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#5 Posted on 11.6.12 1641.05
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I bet there's some yummy chocolate beneath that gold foil!
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#6 Posted on 11.6.12 1743.44
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I hope it's not all one solid color like that.

Hard to see how big it is with nothing to compare its size to. I also dont like how similar its shape is to the current U.S. title belt, which still always reminds me of WonderWoman's headband.
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#7 Posted on 11.6.12 1754.47
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Punk's vanity title is called the No Smoking Skull Belt
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#8 Posted on 11.6.12 2023.46
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I think that design is actually a step backwards, and I hate the spinner design.
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#9 Posted on 11.6.12 2212.50
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    Originally posted by ekedolphin
    I think that design is actually a step backwards, and I hate the spinner design.


Yeah I really hate it, looks like someone is making it at home with a cast mold and a bedazzler.
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#10 Posted on 11.6.12 2338.52
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Not a particular fan of the spinner belt, but I grew to become okay with it once they put a pin in the damn thing.

That said, this prototype(?) looks like the mutant offspring of the spinner and the big gold belt. Makes me wonder if this came to be from backstage talk of a unification. Certainly I don't see how you keep the BGB *and use this one for the WWE Champion.

To my eye, it would make a better belt buckle for a champion than an actual championship belt.
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#11 Posted on 11.6.12 2346.17
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    Originally posted by JustinShapiro
    Punk's vanity title is called the No Smoking Skull Belt


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#12 Posted on 12.6.12 0004.26
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I seriously hope that's only one of the side plates. It's close enough that you don't really get much of a sense of scale, and technically, they didn't say what part of the belt that would be...
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#13 Posted on 12.6.12 0109.37
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I think it's an unfinished version and definitely a center plate because of how symmetrical it is. Side plates usually don't say "CHAMPION" on it. They usually just have the logo, some weird country's flag, or an etching of people wrestling on it.


I think it's an improvement from the spinner belt, but not a big one. I like that it doesn't say "CHAMP" on it. I imagine either some intricate design or black paint is going behind the "W" logo.

Either way, vanity belts bug me and the fact that Cena's vanity belt became the main belt always felt weird to me. It's time for a change, something that represents the company and not just one guy, as it's always felt the spinner belt did.
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#14 Posted on 12.6.12 1253.49
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That looks like one of those toy belts they sell at Toys R Us. Absolutely horrible.
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#15 Posted on 13.6.12 1303.02
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    Originally posted by CHAPLOW
      Originally posted by ekedolphin
      I think that design is actually a step backwards, and I hate the spinner design.


    Yeah I really hate it, looks like someone is making it at home with a cast mold and a bedazzler.


That being said: This belt looks "about as legitimate as a three-legged donkey... which of course is illegitimate because as we all know donkeys have four legs." --Lance Storm
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#16 Posted on 13.6.12 1336.58
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    Originally posted by SKLOKAZOID
    I think it's an unfinished version and definitely a center plate because of how symmetrical it is. Side plates usually don't say "CHAMPION" on it. They usually just have the logo, some weird country's flag, or an etching of people wrestling on it.




The Current WWE Championship belt has "CHAMPION" on the side plates.

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#17 Posted on 13.6.12 1445.08
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Of course, I'm still waiting for CM Punk to follow through on his campaign promise during the Second Summer of Punk to change the way the WWE Title looks, "because that thing has been far too ugly for far too long."
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#18 Posted on 13.6.12 1934.34
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    Originally posted by oudom
      Originally posted by SKLOKAZOID
      I think it's an unfinished version and definitely a center plate because of how symmetrical it is. Side plates usually don't say "CHAMPION" on it. They usually just have the logo, some weird country's flag, or an etching of people wrestling on it.




    The Current WWE Championship belt has "CHAMPION" on the side plates.

    (image removed)


Huh. Well I'll be damned. Never noticed it, I guess, since I've never really liked looking at that belt.

Even still, unless they want the appearance of sharp teeth with pointy side plates, that has to be the center plate.
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