If you've followed our coverage of New Japan over the past year, you have already been introduced to both the legendary G1 Climax Series, and to New Japan's premiere event, Wrestle Kingdom. Those are the best known, most beloved, and longest running events on the New Japan calender, and if you saw either one then you may very well already be hooked on the sweet nectar of the lariat tree. But those are simply the two events that receive the most attention worldwide, and they're spaced out by about 6 months, leading a lot of new fans to wonder just what the hell goes on in the time in between. The answer to that, at least during this time of year, is a fairly new concept called the New Japan Cup. And with the information you're about to get from this article, you will be all set and ready to dominate in your office New Japan Cup bracket pool.
Man, Neil Patrick Harris Really Does Host Everything.
People do those right? That's a thing? Well if it wasn't before, it will be now.