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7 Reasons CM Punk Is the Perfect WWE Superstar

Vandie BarnardContributor IIINovember 8, 2011

7 Reasons CM Punk Is the Perfect WWE Superstar

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    CM Punk is the "Cult of Personality." CM Punk is allowed to be himself. He isn't stuck with an outlandish gimmick—he his allowed to be CM Punk, and he does it to perfection.

    Punk stands out and is unique. He isn't like any superstar we have seen before nor will we see again. He pushes the boundaries and moves to the beat of his own drum.

7. Entrance

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    Whether it was "This Fire Burns" or his current theme, "Cult of Personality," CM Punk has a great entrance. Once his music starts playing, the fans immediately stand and begin to roar.

    A great entrance can help elevate a superstar's stature. CM Punk doesn't really need music to help him get over, but it hasn't hurt him at all. His theme continues to play over and over in your head.

    And for those who want that fire to still burn: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qzKOYDabr8I.

6. In-Ring Skills

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    CM Punk is exceptional in the ring. Every time he is in the ring, he puts on a show for the fans. He never leaves the WWE Universe disappointed.

    Punk has a complete and deep move-set, with great finishers in the GTS and the Andaconda Vice. Punk is very skilled in the ring and captivates the audience.

5. The Pipe Bomb

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    CM Punk delivers some of the best, if not the best, promos currently among WWE Superstars. Punk is arguably one of the greatest of all time on the mic.

    When the mic is in his hand, it's definitely a "pipe bomb" as anything can and usually does go down when Punk speaks. Punk has pushed the limits on the mic and entertains like only he can every time he grabs his pipe bomb.

4. Charisma

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    Every WWE Superstar that has made a lasting impression on the business has had something else set them apart besides their in-ring skills. Charisma is one of those qualities that helps a superstar get over with the crowd.

    CM Punk has charisma. He is more than just a great in-ring specialist. He knows how to feed off the crowd. He knows how to generate heat, or pops.

    As a matter of fact, the fans loved CM Punk so much that they were the ones that turned him face, not the WWE.

3. Personality

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    CM Punk is the "Cult of Personality." CM Punk is allowed to be himself. He isn't stuck with an outlandish gimmick—he his allowed to be CM Punk, and he does it to perfection.

    Punk stands out and is unique. He isn't like any superstar we have seen before nor will we see again. He pushes the boundaries and moves to the beat of his own drum.

2. Intangibles

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    CM Punk has the intangibles that make him the perfect WWE Superstar. He has the "it" factor that is hard to describe, but you know it when you see it.

    He knows just what to do in every single situation, whether it's in the ring or on the mic with his trusty "pipe bomb." Certain superstars have an aura that surrounds them, that separates them from everybody else.

    CM Punk is one of those superstars that has a distinct aura around them.

1. Why Punk Is the Perfect Superstar...Every Trait Mentioned Before

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    CM Punk is the perfect superstar because of all the other traits mentioned before: entrance, in-ring and mic skills, charisma, personality, and the "it" factor. 

    Some superstars possess one or maybe two of those traits, but most don't even have half of them. Punk has every single one of the traits that make up the perfect WWE Superstar. CM Punk has also worked very hard to get to where he is in the WWE.

    He has stared adversity in the face and put it right to sleep.  

The Best in the World

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    CM Punk isn't just talk when he says he's the best in the world. CM Punk is loved by the WWE Universe and being the No. 1 seller in merchandise is evident of that.

    Punk has all the intangibles, all the traits that make him the perfect WWE Superstar. His star continues to rise, and the best is yet to come for Punk.

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