Source(s): Trendrr.tv & Pwtorch.com
— Trendrr.tv reports that Monday night’s edition of WWE Monday Night RAW scored 321,033 in social activity, which was the highest score since the September 10th, 2012 episode of the show. The show ranked #2 on social media behind the BCS National Title game on ESPN, but beat out Love & Hip Hop and Catfish, which regularly beat RAW during the fall 2012 TV season.
— THQ has received approval from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court to proceed with the sale of the company via auction on January 22nd. The court has approved Clearlake Capital Group’s opening bid to buy the company, but the auction will allow for more bids to be placed.
Besides bids for the entire company being taken, bids for individual assets in the company will also be accepted. All bids are scheduled to be submitted by 9AM ET on January 22nd, with the formal auction being held at 3PM ET. The closing of the purchase will be finalizes January 24th.
WWE is one of THQ’s top creditors, but at this time, it is not known what their role in the auction may be.