Never-before-seen Superstar sketches from the WWE Vault

Where do Superstars come from? It sure isn’t Parts Unknown.

Some of the most beloved personalities in sports-entertainment history began with a simple pen and paper. From 1984 to 2006, WWE’s former Senior Vice President of Creative Services Debbie Bonnanzio oversaw a team of artists that designed the unique masks, tights and entrance gear for the ring’s most colorful personalities.

See all the incredibly rare sketches in this huge gallery

With the help of WWE’s archivist Benjamin Brown, unearthed a massive collection of ultra-rare sketches that were created by Debbie’s team in the mid-1990s. WWE has allowed us to share these early visual concepts for the very first time, including never-before-seen plans for future icons like The Rock and Mick Foley. 

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For years, these masterpieces have been sitting in an unmarked drawer somewhere in Connecticut. Now, they are yours to enjoy.