For the first time in history, the WWF Title stands vacant. A one night tournament, with 14 participants, is held to crown a new champion. In the tournament are Hulk Hogan, Andre the Giant, Ted DiBiase, Randy Savage, The One Man Gang, Don Muraco, Jim Duggan, Ricky Steamboat, Greg Valentine, Dino Bravo, Jake Roberts, Bam Bam Bigelow, & Rick Rude. Also, WWF Intercontinental Title: The Honky Tonk Man vs. Brutus Beefcake, WWF Tag Team Championship: Strike Force vs. Demolition, The Ultimate Warrior vs. Hercules, 20 man over the top battle Royal.
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Bret Hart turned face (became a good guy) at this event and would remain so in the WWF until WrestleMania 13, nine years later. See more
Gorilla Monsoon accidentally calls Ted DiBiase "Hulkster" during his match with Randy Savage. See more
[after Brutus 'the barber' Beefcake cut Hart's hair
Look! I look like Little Lu Lu!
The Honky Tonk Man
Cover it up, Jimmy, don't let anyone see it!
The DVD version changed the following superstars's entrance themes to generic music:
- Demolition (Ax and Smash)
- "The Rock" Don Muraco
- "The Natural" Butch Reed
- The Islanders (Tama and Haku)
- Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat Any use of the name "WWF" has been edited out.