The end is here. How did the season end? Episode 16 was viewed by 977,000 people and received a 0.56 rating in the 18-49 demographic. It was the highest rated cable show of the evening. A strong ending for a season that performed well. Continue reading The Challenge Total Madness: Episode 16 Ratings
The final is here! Rather than a top five moments, this is going to be a highlight reel. The top moment is the final, so enjoy the recap. The cast shows up dressed in their parkas and snow pants. It’s going to be a cold one. 9,000 feet of elevation and twelve miles through the snow. Day one: Competitors must ski through the snow and … Continue reading The Challenge Total Madness: Top Moments from Episode 16
Four Big Brother 20 cast members entered Total Madness. We’re now down to nine people and three of them are from BB20. For a rookie cast, this is pretty remarkable. It’s been a while since we’ve had such a big group of rookies coming from one show, but it was quite common when The Real World was feeding into The Challenge. On The Inferno 4 … Continue reading Three Big Brother 20 Cast Mates are in the Total Madness Final
Say what you will about Nelson, but his is one loyal friend. His best moment on The Challenge thus far was stepping up in elimination for Cory. It’s no secret that the two are allies, but inevitably one of the two had to go into elimination. Nelson told the Tribunal to put him in because he wanted Cory to have a better shot at winning. … Continue reading Nelson Took a Bullet for Cory: Here’s Why
Tell me something I don’t know… As if there were any doubts, The Challenge has officially been renewed for its 36th season after strong ratings during Season 35. Are we really surprised? This season has been a certified hit for MTV, consistently topping the Wednesday night cable ratings. It’s doing better numbers than Jersey Shore, Double Shot at Love, Ridiculousness, and Teen Mom. It is … Continue reading The Challenge Renewed for Season 36
After a dip last week, are people watching until the end? Episode 15 was viewed by 937,000 people and received a 0.53 rating in the 18-49 demographic. It was the highest rated cable show of the evening. Numbers are going up, the show is still at the top of the cable ratings. Things are looking good. Continue reading The Challenge Total Madness: Episode 15 Ratings
Camila is a mother! After announcing her pregnancy in February, shortly before quarantine, it’s hard to remember a time when she wasn’t pregnant. If you follow her on social media, you’ll know she has spend a lot of time indoors dancing around with her baby bump. Now, Kai Aiden has come to join the world. Camila has planned to have a natural birth, but according … Continue reading Camila Nakagawa Gives Birth to Baby Boy
Eleven remain, but that’s too many. 1. Pinheads The challenge is called Crash Course. It’s basically bowling, but instead of a ball, there’s a stunt car. Instead of pins, there’s three barrels for each competitor with a Challenger standing atop. The goal is to knock over as many barrels as possible by pulling the e-brake and skidding into the barrels. In the event of a tie, … Continue reading The Challenge Total Madness: Top Moments from Episode 15
The end of the season is rapidly approaching, and all eleven remaining players have their Red Skulls. For some people, they’ve been training for a final. Others are clinging onto prayers to get through it. Not all of the remaining competitors will be able to run the final, but they all have the minimum requirements to compete. As it stands now, some people are huge … Continue reading Who’s Ready to Run the Total Madness Final?
If you watched Episode 14 of Total Madness, you might notices some questionable decisions. Aneesa gets voted into elimination, goes home, and Cory gets bumped out of the Tribunal. At the beginning, viewers are led to believe Cory wants to be in the Tribunal to have the most appearances in there. There may be a kernel of truth to this statement, but the achievement isn’t … Continue reading Why Was Aneesa Eliminated on Total Madness?
Last week we saw a rise in numbers. Which direction are we moving this week? Episode 14 was viewed by 851,000 people and received a 0.47 rating in the 18-49 demographic. It was the highest rated cable show of the evening. This is a decent drop, but the show was still the top rated cable show on TV for the night. The Challenge has done … Continue reading The Challenge Total Madness: Episode 14 Ratings
Three people remain without skulls. Will anyone get a red one? 1. A Long Weight This week we have a double elimination, and the challenge is “screw your enemy style.” In Running Out of Time, competitors run to a pile of rubbish and pick up a piece. They throw it in their opponent’s bin so their opponents have heavy bins to hold. Once TJ blows the … Continue reading The Challenge Total Madness: Top Moments from Episode 14