WWE WrestleMania Breaks Records


WWE has added two new licensees following the success of “WrestleMania 29” April 7, which was the highest grossing event in WWE history.

Wicked Cool Toys has signed on create a range of novelty items for the professional wrestling brand including character banks, key chains, thumpers, arm bands and microphones; and Millennium Products Group is planning a range of value toys and seasonal games.

This years “WrestleMania 29,” an annual pay-per-view live wrestling event was held at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. The live event grossed $72 million and brought in more than 1 million global pay-per-view watchers. The event was attended by 80,676 fans from all 50 states and 34 countries.

Next year’s WrestleMania will be held at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana on April 6, 2014.