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Royale Rumble 2008 was ACW's 7th cpv and is the second cpv of its chronology. It aired on June 17, 2008 from the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. This is the final cpv featuring the Turbo brand. This is cpv also signaled the return of Excel after a year hiatus.

Nine matches took place, with one in the Preshow. For the first time, there is more than one Royale Rumble Match, one for each brand. Kazuki Muto won for Turbo, Naruto won for Impulse and Haru Glory won for Excel.

RundownEdit

PreshowEdit

Joe Higashi pinned Chiaotzu after a capture suplex.

Preliminary matchesEdit

White Tigers (Rai Chou & Rei Kon) defeated Straw Hat Crew (Monkey D. Luffy & Roronoa Zoro) in a Tornado Tag Team Match to win the ACW Impulse Tag Team Championship. Rei pinned Luffy.

Kazuki Muto eliminated Seto Kaiba last to win the 30 Man Turbo Royale Rumble Match and get an ACW Turbo Championship shot at Animania II.

Speedy defeated Naruto in a Last Man Standing match after a super kick.

Zane Truesdale & Roy Mustang defeated Hibiki Tokai & Kazuki Muto to win the ACW Turbo Tag Team Championship. Roy pinned Kazuki after a DDT.

Momochi Zabuza pinned KYO after a Black Hole Slam to retain the ACW Turbo Championship.

Naruto eliminated Broly last to win the 20 Man Impulse Royale Rumble Match and get an ACW Impulse Championship shot at AniMania II.

Beast Boy pinned Edward Elric after a Green Cutter to retain the ACW Impulse Championship.

Main eventEdit

Haru Glory eliminated Ryu last to win the 20 Man Excel Royale Rumble Match and get an ACW Excel Championship shot at AniMania II.

ResultsEdit

# Match Card Stipulation Brand
1P Joe Higashi defeated Chiaotzu Singles Match Impulse
2 White Tigers (Rai Chou & Rei Kon) defeated Straw Hat Crew (Monkey D. Luffy & Roronoa Zoro) (c) Tornado Tag Team Match for the ACW Impulse Tag Team Championship Impulse
3 Kazuki Muto is the winner 30 Man Turbo Royale Rumble Match Turbo
4 Speedy defeated Naruto Last Man Standing Match Impulse
5 Obelisk (Zane Truesdale & Roy Mustang) defeated Kazuki Muto & Hibiki Tokai (c) Tag Team Match for the ACW Turbo Tag Team Championship Turbo
6 Momochi Zabuza (c) defeated KYO Singles Match for the ACW Turbo Championship Turbo
7 Naruto is the winner 20 Man Impulse Royale Rumble Match Impulse
8 Beast Boy (c) defeated Edward Elric Singles Match for the ACW Impulse Championship Impulse
9 Haru Glory is the winner 20 Man Excel Royale Rumble Match Excel
(c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match
P - indicates the match was on the Preshow

Royale Rumble MatchesEdit

Excel Impulse
Draw Entrant Order Eliminated by Eliminations Draw Entrant Order Eliminated by Eliminations
1 Woody 3 Davis 1 1 Ultraman Tiga 5 Cyborg 0
2 Rock Lee 2 Sagat 0 2 Joe Higashi 2 Cyborg 0
3 Sagat¹ 7 Dan 2 3 Ness 1 Cyborg 0
4 Goh Hinogami 1 Woody and Davis 0 4 Firen 4 Cyborg 0
5 Davis 5 Dan 2 5 Ryoma Echizen 7 Freeze 0
6 Sasuke Uchiha 9 Ken 1 6 Cyborg 10 Speedy 5
7 Weregarurumon¹ 4 Sagat and Ken 0 7 Chiaotzu 3 Cyborg 0
8 Haru Glory - WINNER 7 8 Lucas 6 Rai Chou 0
9 Ken Masters¹ 10 Haru 2 9 Rei Kon 9 Speedy 0
10 Dan Hibiki¹ 8 Sasuke and Haru 3 10 Rai Chou 8 Broly 1
11 Ikki 6 Haru and Dan 0 11 Freeze 15 Speed Racer 1
12 Gaara 11 Mugen 0 12 Broly 19 Naruto 2
13 Akuma 15 Haru 0 13 Speedy 11 Zoro 2
14 Seiya 13 Neji 0 14 Monkey D. Luffy 12 Gohan 0
15 Mugen 12 Ryu 1 15 Roronoa Zoro 13 Gohan 1
16 Zuko 16 Ryu 1 16 Naruto - WINNER 2
17 Ryu¹ 19 Haru 3 17 Gohan 18 Broly 4
18 Neji Hyuga 14 Zuko and Ryu 1 18 Astro Boy¹ 14 Naruto 0
19 Straight Cougar¹ 17 Haru and Aang 0 19 Speed Racer 17 Gohan 1
20 Aang 18 Haru 1 20 Kakashi Hatake 16 Gohan 0
  • ¹ - debuts
Turbo
Draw Entrant Order Eliminated by Eliminations
1 Hikaru Shindo 6 Kankuro 0
2 Kai Hiwatari 2 Hikaru 0
3 Zane Truesdale 1 Ike 0
4 Ike 4 Syrus 1
5 Inuyasha 10 Kiyo 1
6 Takuya Kanbara 3 Syrus 0
7 Kankuro 9 Inuyasha 2
8 Syrus Truesdale 5 Takeshi 2
9 Hiei 8 Kankuro 0
10 Takeshi Jin 22 Krillin 4
11 Lady Wulong 7 Takeshi 0
12 Kiyo Takamine 11 Hibiki 1
13 Hibiki Tokai 16 Cyborg 002 1
14 Raimundo Pedrosa 15 Takeshi 2
15 Yusuke Urameshi 14 Raimundo 0
16 Kenshin Himura 12 Takeshi 0
17 Cyborg 009 19 Tenshinhan 1
18 Roy Mustang 13 Raimundo 0
19 Cyborg 002 17 Cyborg 009 1
20 Tapion 20 Left the match 0
21 Jaden Yuki 24 ??? 0
22 Marth 18 Flint 0
23 Flint the Time Detective 25 Cloud 2
24 Tien Shinhan 21 Jaden 0
25 Krillin 23 Flint 1
26 Cloud Strife 28 Kazuki 2
27 Seto Kaiba 29 Kazuki 0
28 Choji Akimichi 26 Cloud 0
29 Kazuki Muto - WINNER 3
30 Roy 27 Kazuki 0
  • 21. A mysterious promo prevented anyone from seeing Jaden's elimination