SPECIAL IWA LEAGUES
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Some of these leagues do not allow existing wrestlers to transfer in with their win-loss records. Managers who wish to join these leagues must create a brand new wrestler.

 

AMERICAN LEAGUES

The champions of these leagues battle for the IWA American Championship at the end of every cycle.

  • AAL (Atomic Age League) -- Jade Federation
  • AEL (American Extreme League) -- Bronze Federation
  • APL (Action Packed League) -- Diamond Federation
  • ASL (All Star League) -- Gold Federation; managers are limited to a maximum of 6 wrestlers in this league
  • AWL (American Wrestling League) -- Steel Federation; this league features male and female wrestlers; managers may not transfer wrestlers with more than 1,000 wins into this league; managers are limited to a maximum of 8 wrestlers in this league
  • BRL (Battle Royal League) -- Gold Federation; each cycle, the manager of the league champion receives an IWA credit prize based on league activity; managers are limited to a maximum of 6 wrestlers in this league
  • CCL (Classic Championship Wrestling League) -- Steel Federation; wrestlers in this league are either original or based on professional wrestlers from 1975 to 1993; each cycle there are at least 75 cards of activity, the league champion wins 10 free matches and $100,000, and the TV champion wins 5 free matches and $50,000; managers are limited to a maximum of 8 wrestlers in this league; female wrestlers are not allowed in this league; name and roster changes are only allowed at the beginning and middle of the year
  • GNL (Generation Next League) -- Iron Federation; managers are limited to a maximum of 3 wrestlers in this league; wrestlers are not allowed to transfer into this league
  • NFL (Night Falcon League) -- Diamond Federation
  • SHL (Super Hero League) -- Jade Federation; each cycle, the manager of the league champion wins a comic book; managers are limited to a maximum of 6 wrestlers in this league
  • SWL (Strong Style Wrestling League) -- Bronze Federation
  • XPL (Xtreme Poison League) -- Iron Federation; each cycle, the manager of the league champion receives an IWA credit prize based on league activity; managers are limited to a maximum of 6 wrestlers in this league

 

ASIATIC LEAGUES

At the end of each cycle, the champions of these leagues compete for the IWA Asiatic title.

  • CSL (Center Stage League) -- Iron Federation; the match results for this league are only available online
  • DXL (Deluxe Wrestling League) -- Jade Federation; each cycle, the manager of the league champion receives $1 in IWA credit for every 3 cards (50 cards minimum) and $1 in IWA credit for every 4 battle royal entrants; matches are 3-for-$1 each cycle; managers must spend a minimum of $12 on matches each cycle; managers are limited to a maximum of 6 wrestlers in this league; only wrestlers from the NWL may transfer into this league
  • ECL (Evil Clown League) -- Diamond Federation
  • HLL (Heroes and Legends League) -- Iron Federation
  • HRL (High Rollers League) -- Bronze Federation; each cycle, the manager of the league champion receives $1 in cash/IWA credit for every 2 cards and $1 for every 4 battle royal entrants, and more than 50 free matches are awarded to the managers of various champions; managers must be at least 18 years old to participate; managers must spend a minimum of $12 on matches each cycle; managers are limited to a maximum of 20 wrestlers in this league; wrestlers are not allowed to transfer into this league
  • IIL (Intense Impact League) -- Steel Federation; this league features all types of wrestlers, such as lightweights, heavyweights, female grapplers, and little people
  • JDL (Jade Dragon League) -- Jade Federation
  • KHL (Knight's Honor League) -- Gold Federation
  • NAL (Non-stop Action League) -- Diamond Federation; each cycle, the manager of the league champion receives an IWA credit prize based on league activity; managers must be at least 18 years old to participate; managers are limited to a maximum of 10 wrestlers in this league; female wrestlers are not allowed in this league
  • NBL (New Blood League) -- Steel Federation; managers are limited to a maximum of 10 wrestlers in this league
  • NDL (Ninja Dojo League) -- Gold Federation
  • UNL (United Nations League) -- Bronze Federation; managers in this league must have exactly 2 wrestlers: 1 national character (from the U.S. or Canada), and 1 international character; each cycle, the manager of the league champion receives 5 free matches, 10 free matches, or $12 in UNL credit, depending on the number of active managers; if there are at least 50 cards, the tag-team champions receive $1 in UNL credit for every 3 cards; every third cycle, managers may take 20 additional matches against the lowest-ranked wrestlers with the match deal; managers who refer a friend earn 5 free matches for both players; wrestlers are not allowed to transfer into this league

 

ELITE LEAGUES

The Elite title is contested for by the champions of these leagues.

  • ASL (All Star League) -- see the American Leagues section for details
  • BBL (Blood Bath League) -- Gold Federation; managers are limited to a maximum of 6 wrestlers in this league
  • BRL (Battle Royal League) -- see the American Leagues section for details
  • CWL (Continental Wrestling League) -- Gold Federation; managers are limited to a maximum of 6 wrestlers in this league; stable initials are not allowed in this league
  • DXL (Deluxe Wrestling League) -- see the Asiatic Leagues section for details
  • GNL (Generation Next League) -- see the American Leagues section for details
  • IWL (Independent Wrestling League) -- Gold Federation; managers are limited to a maximum of 6 wrestlers in this league; stable initials are not allowed in this league
  • LNL (Living Nightmare League) -- see the Hardcore Leagues section for details
  • LWL (Lone Wolf League) -- Jade Federation; managers in this league pay either $10 per cycle for matches against all 10 regional champions and the 10 lowest-ranked wrestlers, plus 5 matches against the opponents of their choice and an entry into the battle royal, or $12 per cycle for matches against all 10 regional champions and the 20 lowest-ranked wrestlers, plus 10 matches against the opponents of their choice and an entry into the battle royal; new players may try the LWL for $5, which includes wrestler creation, 5 matches against regional champions, and an entry into the battle royal; this league features a Loyalty Discount: for every 17 cycles of activity, a manager gets $1 off his or her cycle fee (up to $3); the league champion earns $10 IWA credit toward the following cycle, and the TV champion earns 5 free matches; if there are more than 30 active wrestlers, those prizes double; managers are limited to having only 1 wrestler in this league; wrestlers are not allowed to transfer into this league; stable initials are not allowed in this league
  • NWL (New Wave League) -- see the Rookie Leagues section for details
  • SHL (Super Hero League) -- see the American Leagues section for details
  • UNL (United Nations League) -- see the Asiatic Leagues section for details
  • XPL (Xtreme Poison League) -- see the American Leagues section for details

 

HARDCORE LEAGUES

The champions of these leagues fight it out for the IWA Hardcore title.

  • CZL (Combat Zone League) -- Jade Federation
  • EEL (Extreme Existence League) -- Iron Federation
  • GRL (Grim Reaper League) -- Bronze Federation; each cycle, the manager of the league champion receives an IWA credit prize based on league activity; managers are limited to a maximum of 10 wrestlers in this league
  • HWL (Hardcore Wrestling League) -- Iron Federation
  • LBL (Lethal Brawling League) -- Diamond Federation
  • LNL (Living Nightmare League) -- Bronze Federation; wrestlers in this league are horror-based "monsters"; managers must be at least 18 years old to participate; managers are limited to a maximum of 4 wrestlers in this league; wrestlers are not allowed to transfer into this league; stable initials are not allowed in this league
  • LSL (Louisiana Swamp League) -- Steel Federation
  • MML (Masked Mayhem League) -- Gold Federation; managers may not transfer wrestlers with more than 1,000 wins into this league
  • MUL (Man Up League) -- Steel Federation
  • PKL (Psychotic Killer League) -- Jade Federation
  • TDL (Texas Death League) -- Gold Federation
  • XWL (Xtreme Wrestling League) -- Diamond Federation

 

LADIES' LEAGUES

Champions in the following female-only leagues compete for the IWA Ladies' titles, such as Ladies' World Champion and Ladies' National Champion.

  • FFL (Femme Fatale League) -- Diamond Federation
  • LLL (Lovely Ladies League) -- Jade Federation
  • MDL (Mystic Diva League) -- Gold Federation
  • RWL (Revolution Wrestling League) -- Bronze Federation; managers may not transfer wrestlers with more than 500 wins into this league; managers are limited to a maximum of 8 wrestlers in this league
  • VUL (Vixens United League) -- Iron Federation; each cycle, the manager of the league champion receives an IWA credit prize based on league activity; managers must be at least 18 years old to participate; managers are limited to a maximum of 8 wrestlers in this league; wrestlers are not allowed to transfer into this league
  • VVL (Vicious Valkyries League) -- Steel Federation

 

ROOKIE LEAGUES

Managers may not create new wrestlers or transfer existing wrestlers into these leagues without permission from both the league commissioner and IWA Management.

  • NWL (New Wave League) -- Gold Federation; managers are limited to a maximum of 3 wrestlers in this league

 

OTHER LEAGUES

  • GWL (Global Wrestling League) -- Gold Federation; stable initials are not allowed in this league
  • LPL (MvG Sports Louisiana Purchase Ligue) -- Steel Federation; this ligue is geared toward players who enjoy statistics and/or history; instead of the standard $12 match deal bonus (free matches against the 20 lowest-ranked wrestlers), managers in this ligue can choose free matches against the 10 lowest-ranked wrestlers and the 10 regional champions; managers are limited to a maximum of 6 wrestlers in this ligue; wrestlers are not allowed to transfer into this ligue
  • UWL (Unknown Wrestler League) -- Iron Federation; wrestlers in this league are identified only by a number, and actually belong to another league; managers don't know who they have been fighting against until their opponent is eliminated from the league; wrestlers may not transfer into this league, and it is no longer open to new members
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