McMahon's focus on entertainment rather than giving his product a legitimate sports feel, the policy that became the concept of sports entertainment , led to great financial success for WWF. [ citation needed ] During the 1980s, Hulk Hogan would crossover into mainstream prominence presented as an all-American hero. [ citation needed ] Hogan's time as the face of the WWF would last until he departed from the company in the summer of 1993. Other stars such as "Macho Man" Randy Savage , "Rowdy" Roddy Piper , The Ultimate Warrior , The Honky Tonk Man , "Million Dollar Man" Ted DiBiase , and others also helped make WWF a financial success in this time period. [ citation needed ] While these talents were recognizable as individuals, some talent became better known for their teamwork as part of tag teams. Stables or groups such as Demolition , Strike Force , The Hart Foundation , The British Bulldogs , The Rockers and The Fabulous Rougeaus helped create a strong tag team division for WWF. [ citation needed ] Towards the end of the "Golden Age", Bret Hart of the Hart Foundation began to break out on his own as a singles competitor, with his most memorable match early on taking place at SummerSlam in 1992 against "The British Bulldog" Davey Boy Smith . Hart would eventually capture the WWF World Heavyweight Championship from Ric Flair later that year and would win the King of the Ring tournament the following year.
However, despite being champion, Snowman was used in the middle of the cards, while Lawler was billed as the top star in the area and given all the main events. Snowman once again became disgruntled, this time for real, and got into a heated dispute with the owners about his financial situation before walking out of the promotion with the title in October. People thought that this might also be another twist in the story, but then Snowman starting showing up on other shows, still billing himself as the USWA World champion even after he was stripped of the title.