WrestleMania is the Grandest Stage Of Them All, you know. For a very long time that was nothing more than a fancy tagline to market the biggest show of the year. In recent times, however, with budget cuts and the custom sets of old not transferable to the HDTV age, WrestleMania has quite literally become The Grandest Stage Of Them All because it’s the only show that differs from the norm.
That’s not a bad thing, mind you. I really like how almost every inch of Raw and SmackDown Live’s sets are made of LED screens meaning they can show almost anything. Although, that being said, the likes of the Royal Rumble, SummerSlam and Survivor Series should really have bigger and better walkways – it all adds to ‘Mania being the most special event of the year, I guess. I really don’t know how I feel about the stages of today, do I?
Anyway, WrestleMania has been the biggest show of WWE’s year for going on 34 years now and that means it has the most of everything. The most seats, the most dollars put into its production, and in turn, the most stage… it has the biggest and best stage, OK?!
Let’s rank those elaborate tunnels and platforms from the worst to the very best…