The W
Views: 100742817
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Calendar | Color chart | Log in for more!
22.11.14 2033
The W - Pro Wrestling - MVP Released (Page 3)
This thread has 16 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Thread rated: 5.48
Pages: Prev 1 2 3
(2051 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (46 total)
DJ FrostyFreeze
Knackwurst








Since: 2.1.02
From: Hawthorne, CA

Since last post: 3 days
Last activity: 20 hours
#41 Posted on | Instant Rating: 8.42
Read it and weep, fella


    Originally posted by Peter The Hegemon
      Originally posted by DJ FrostyFreeze
      He can probably keep 'MVP', right?

    I wouldn't think so. It's not derived from his real name, and he never used it before he was in WWE developmental. I'm not sure what the rules are for Japan, but if he showed up in TNA I think he'd have to use something else.
I know "MVP" arent his real initials, but those initials are so generic and existed way before the character came along, I thought it might be a different story. But you're probably right.



CLICK OR DIE
FLEA STILL OWES ME $20.00.
thecubsfan
Scrapple
Moderator








Since: 10.12.01
From: Aurora, IL

Since last post: 2 days
Last activity: 32 min.
#42 Posted on | Instant Rating: 10.00
Dave Meltzer mentioned that he may be able to keep MVP name, that he actually came up with it before joining WWE. Details were sparse.



thecubsfan.com - luchablog
Big Bad
Scrapple








Since: 4.1.02
From: Dorchester, Ontario

Since last post: 5 days
Last activity: 1 hour
#43 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.58
If he adopts a name like Mark Vincent Powell, then he doesn't have to actually trademark 'MVP' does he?
Tribal Prophet
Andouille








Since: 9.1.02
From: Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Since last post: 4 days
Last activity: 3 days
#44 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.33
If he came up with MVP before joining the WWE, then he can use it again, unless for some reason he signed all rights away to them forever. If it was something that was created by him or the company once he joined them, then they would have the trademark for it. Anyone using "MVP" as a name or gimmick nickname in the context of wrestling would have to get McMahon's permission.

He could use a name like Mark Vincent Powell, but it would be like how the WWE can say "World Wrestling Federation", but can't abbreviate it since they don't have the trademark on WWF.

The only thing I think he could do is pull a Warrior and legally change his name. I think he'd be better off just buying new tights and trying to start over with what he's learned, plus a more serious look.
The Game
Boudin rouge








Since: 5.5.09

Since last post: 411 days
Last activity: 411 days
#45 Posted on | Instant Rating: 1.35
I am not really surprised by all this; I thought MVP was seriously a lot more entertaining as a heel than a face. Maybe if MVP stayed heel or went back to it, he would have received a better push because it seemed he got more crowd reaction as a heel than a face.
used2bcool
Bockwurst








Since: 5.11.08
From: Lake Forest, IL

Since last post: 19 hours
Last activity: 11 hours
#46 Posted on | Instant Rating: 4.97
    Originally posted by Big Bad
    If he adopts a name like Mark Vincent Powell, then he doesn't have to actually trademark 'MVP' does he?


If he does go to TNA, he could become, say, Victor Icarius Poulter. Though horrible names is more along the WWE's lines.
Pages: Prev 1 2 3
Thread rated: 5.48
Pages: Prev 1 2 3
Thread ahead: RIP Curtis Iaukea
Next thread: NWA Championship Wrestling from Hollywood #12 - 12/3/10
Previous thread: Final Resolution Predictions
(2051 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
I have really been enjoying Smackdown over the past couple of months. However, there has been something about the show that, to me, has not seem right. It occured to me, that the show does not have a strong, seasoned, upper level babyface.
- Scooter Trash, It's time to turn Kurt Angle (2002)
Related threads: WWE PPV Buyrate News - Scowling girl a work? - Black Friday: A bunch of people released from WWE - More...
The W - Pro Wrestling - MVP Released (Page 3)Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim

This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.346 seconds.