Bananas Exposes Rivalry With Wes on Maury

As part of his duties as host on First Look, Johnny Bananas summoned his rival Wes to take a lie detector test. So what’s the verdict? Well, it’s all fake. The rivalry is fake. Maury asked the boys the same four questions. Here is the video and the questions and answers below that. Spoilers below…

Ten Challengers Who Fought Through Injuries 

The Challenge tends to bring out the fighter in people. Sometimes people forgo their personal comfort for chance at Challenge glory. Injured or not, these Challengers would stop at nothing to secure their Challenge win. Here are Challengers who sustained an injury, but decided to fight anyway… to mixed results.  This list does not include…

The Evolution of Cara Maria

This week, we saw Nany argue with Cara Maria over their differing styles of game play. Nany was surprised to see Cara Maria would not keep her safe if called into the Killing Floor. The two veterans argued and Nany said Cara has not veterans honor. Apparently, the two had an agreement (off camera) that…

Brad Announces Retirement From The Challenge

Vendettas and Final Reckoning saw the return of Brad Fiorenza, a Challenge champ and Real World alumni. He was gone from The Challenge for almost eight years, and his run on both seasons was pretty impressive. Today, he posted on social media that he would be taking an indefinite break from the show:Much of Brad’s…

Johnny Bananas: Every Season Ranked

If you’re reading my blog, you know Johnny Bananas. With more Challenge seasons under his belt than anyone else, his record is full of really high highs and really low lows. Regardless of whether you love him or hate him, you have to admit his name is basically synonymous with The Challenge. After 19 seasons…

Various Challenge Champions Filming Challenge Special

Six prior Challenge champions have been spotted at Universal Studios filming a mini-special according to Vevmo. This special is likely akin to the prior Universal Specials we’ve seen in the past. One with Hunter, Leroy, Cara Maria, and Jemmye and one with Shane, Ashley K., Zach, and Laurel. For those who are unfamiliar, these specials…

Game Changers: The Gauntlet

When looking at turning points for The Challenge, I believe all three Gauntlet seasons marked changes in the series. The first Gauntlet was an interesting season that formed The Challenge into the show it is today. Today, I want to look at this season and discover why it has such an important role in transforming…