TAPE 1027

Quality: EX (1st Gen Convert)

Length: 110 min (DVD)

NOBUHIKO TAKADA SAMURAI TV SPECIAL VOL 11 (More in this fabulous series of specials covering Takada's New Japan career. I've got a 1st gen convert, so quality is EX.)
Nobuhiko Takada & Keiji Mutoh vs Riki Choshu & Super Strong Machine, 10/12/87 Nobuhiko Takada & Shiro Koshinaka vs Super Strong Machine & Hiro Saito, 10/19/87 Nobuhiko Takada & Kazuo Yamazaki vs Keichi Yamada & Shiro Koshinaka, 10/25/87 (***1/2 - People talk about recent matches where guys no-sell stuff, but how about this one? Takada takes, consecutively, a spike piledriver, a tombstone piledriver, and a Shooting Star Press - and kicks out!)
NOBUHIKO TAKADA SAMURAI TV SPECIAL VOL 12 (The next volume in the series. I've got a 1st gen convert, so VQ is EX.)
Nobuhiko Takada & Keiji Mutoh vs Kerry & Kevin Von Erich, 12/7/87 (Weird seeing the Von Erichs in a New Japan ring) Nobuhiko Takada, Yoshiaki Fujiwara & Osamu Kido vs Riki Choshu, Super Strong Machine & Kuniaki Kobayashi, 12/28/87 Nobuhiko Takada & Antonio Inoki vs Owen Hart & Steve Williams, 1/11/88