“Witness the metamorphosis of ‘The Apex Predator’ in this complete collection highlighting his entire sports-entertainment career. From his first match in OVW, to his introduction to the WWE Universe in 2002, to his transformation into ‘The Legend Killer’, to becoming ‘The Viper’ of today, this set shows why Randy Orton is one of the greatest Superstars to ever slither into a WWE ring.”
The above paragraph is exactly what ‘RKO Outta Nowhere’ is all about. However, if you’re thinking of buying this release on the expectation that you’ll find out more about his issues with authority and his previous suspensions you’d be better off purchasing ‘Randy Orton:The Evolution of a Predator’. This release is a candid one to one interview with a more mature Orton, who discusses his time in OVW, being taken under the wing of Mark Henry, to his trials fighting his own self-confidence, his success after coming back from his first injury and a whole lot more.
What separates ‘RKO Outta Nowhere’ from previous releases is not just the mixture of rare and excellent matches included but it’s also the honesty of Orton in relation to his previous opponents and the backstage stories he tells.
Talking about Ladder Matches his been involved in, “When you think of ladder matches, I think of Edge and Christian and the Hardy Boyz, not Randy Orton.”
He goes on to talk about Triple H with regards to his feud, “Working with Triple H is great, if it wasn’t for Triple H I won’t be sitting here right now.”
When discussing Jeff Hardy, “He’s such an unorthodox guy in the ring, his style unlike anybody else’s and still true to this day…Jeff Hardy’s the one and only Jeff Hardy.”
Regarding Dolph Ziggler, “Me and Nick always have good matches, I think like top three performers in WWE I think he’s one of them. He has been for while.”
He goes on to compliment Christian when remembering their matches, “I probably had the most fun ever in the ring with Christian and it was because he could pick stuff out of thin air and make it something.”
Then Orton looks towards the current stars of WWE, “I tell you what, Cesaro…you look at him he’s put together you can tell he’s a strong cat. Some of the things he’s able to do strength wise, they shouldn’t be able to be done by someone of his size…He can do everything. He’s another one I love working with.”
And then turns his attention to Finn Bálor, “There’s a couple of guys I haven’t been able to work with that I’m looking forward to working with one day, one of those guys are Finn…He’s been all over the world, he’s been in the business for over a decade…he’s got the charisma to get it done…he knows what he’s doing…he’s got that IT factor.”
OVW Debut June 24, 2000:Randy Orton vs Johnny Spade.
RAW – [Un-Televised] April 16, 2001:Randy Orton vs Flash Flanagan.
OVW – June 16, 2001:Randy Orton vs Prototype (John Cena).
SmackDown – May 30, 2002 – WWE Undisputed Championship Match: Undertaker vs Randy Orton.
RAW – July 14, 2003 – 6-Man Elimination Tag Team Match:Dudley Boyz vs Evolution.
RAW – July 5, 2004 – Intercontinental Championship Match:Chris Jericho vs Randy Orton.
RAW – July 19, 2004 – Intercontinental Championship Match:Edge vs Randy Orton.
RAW [Un-Televised] – December 13, 2004: Randy Orton vs Triple H.
Cyber Sunday – November 5, 2006: DGeneration X vs Rated RKO.
Survivor Series – November 18, 2007 – WWE Championship Match:Shawn Michaels vs. Randy Orton.
Royal Rumble – January 27, 2008 – WWE Championship Match:Jeff Hardy vs. Randy Orton.
Extreme Rules – May 1, 2011 – Last Man Standing Match:Randy Orton vs CM Punk.
RAW – August 29, 2011:Randy Orton vs Dolph Ziggler.
SmackDown – August 30, 2011 – Steel Cage Match for the World Heavyweight Championship:Randy Orton vs Christian.
Money in the Bank – July 14, 2013 – Money in the Bank Ladder Match:CM Punk vs Sheamus vs Daniel Bryan vs Randy Orton vs Christian vs Rob Van Dam.
Tables, Ladders, Chairs – December 15, 2013 – TLC Unification Match for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship:John Cena vs Randy Orton.
RAW – July 7, 2014: Randy Orton vs Dean Ambrose.
WrestleMania 31 – March 29, 2015:Randy Orton vs Seth Rollins.
RAW – August 10, 2015 – #1 Contenders Triple Threat Match. Randy Orton vs Kevin Owens vs Cesaro.
Bad Blood – June 13, 2004 – Intercontinental Championship Match:Randy Orton vs Shelton Benjamin.
SummerSlam – August 14, 2011 – No Holds Barred Match for the World Heavyweight Championship:Randy Orton vs Christian.
NXT – March 27, 2013:Randy Orton vs Damien Sandow.
SmackDown – June 14, 2013:Randy Orton & Team Hell No vs The Shield.
Release: 14th November.