Chikara: The Renaissance Dawns (2010 Video)
Mike Quackenbush notes on commentary that UltraMantis' original mask and gimmick were partially derived from this show.
Mike Quackenbush notes on commentary that this was the other major influence on UltraMantis' original mask and gimmick.
Mike Quackenbush notes on commentary that Hallowicked and Ichabod Slayne were often called "Beavis and Butt-Head" during training.
Night Shift try for a triple diving headbutt and the commentators reference Bam Bam Bigelow and the Headshrinkers doing that at this event.
Mike Quackenbush says that the triple diving headbutt was at this show before correcting himself.
Mike Quackenbush and Bryce Remsburg joke that the Allied Powers Wrestling Federation was run by Lex Luger and the British Bulldog, with Quackenbush adding, "That'll teach Jacob and Eli Blu."
Bryce Remsburg mentions Stone Cold Steve Austin's injury in re the injury that shortened Marshall Law's career.
Mike Quackenbush mentions the show by name when he notes on commentary that the original VHS releases had no commentary and instead had pop-ups explaining the rules and other information.
Bryce goes from joking about the Allied Powers to the Powers That Be, which was the name used by the faction led by Vince Russo during his first run in WCW and which debuted on this episode.
Bryce Remsburg mentions Sid breaking his leg in re the injury that shortened Marshall Law's career.
Don Montoya mentions it in re how the New England Patriots defeated the St. Louis Rams, in response to how C.M. Punk had been praising the Midwest while insulting the East Coast.
Mike Quackenbush says that the modern CHIKARA era began at this event.
Bryce Remsburg talks about the event in re the different buildings CHIKARA had held events at to that point.
Bryce mentions the finals were held in Pittston.
Mike Quackenbush talks about the future Gran Akuma looking at Ichabod Slayne, who would become Icarus and how they would go on to win King of Trios together.