Battle of the Seasons 2012: The Most Interesting Casting Disaster in Challenge History

Challenge fans are usually split into two camps: those who hate Battle of the Seasons and those who thought it was a breath of fresh air. In fact, many of the people who didn’t enjoy watching Seasons think it was an interesting concept and would like to see the micro-team format return. This season was unique as the only time we ever saw teams of … Continue reading Battle of the Seasons 2012: The Most Interesting Casting Disaster in Challenge History

Everyone Who Retired After The Gauntlet 2: Who Should Have Returned?

The Gauntlet 2 gave us one of the most unique casts to date. With many of the era’s big names absent, new faces got to stand in the spotlight. Eleven Gauntlet 2 players never did a season after this. While some of these retirements were warranted, other cast members probably should have given The Challenge another go. Here, I’m going to rank all eleven. The … Continue reading Everyone Who Retired After The Gauntlet 2: Who Should Have Returned?

Mark Long Calls for Old School Only Challenge

Thanks to COVID-19, things have been slow. Shows have been postponed because filming isn’t safe right now and international travel is restricted. Mark Long has proposed an MTV spinoff filmed in the USA featuring only Old School cast members instead of athletes or “celebrities.” He has also created Twitter and Instagram accounts @WeWantOGs. Now, the concept is more than just an idea. Mark is trying … Continue reading Mark Long Calls for Old School Only Challenge

Seasons That Like to Go Home First

Going home early is a rite of passage that many rookies must endure. However, there are some seasons who cast members tend to take the early flight home. Here are some of the seasons whose cast members have had multiple early departures on The Challenge. Real World Los Angeles (4 Times)-┬áThe Real World Los Angeles had a rough start, with Beth and Jon going home … Continue reading Seasons That Like to Go Home First

Cameran Eubanks Returns to TV

If you watched Real World San Diego back in 2004, you probably remember Cameran Eubanks for her fun & bubbly attitude, southern accent, and being young an innocent. Since her original appearance, she has competed in two challenges, but her has been off TV for about 8 years. Now, Cameran is returning to TV on Bravo’s new show “Southern Charm.” This “docu-series” follows the lives … Continue reading Cameran Eubanks Returns to TV

Real World Couples Who Were Bound to End Up Exes

Playing on the exes theme for the upcoming Real World season, I’d like to stroll down memory lane and check out some of the previous relationships on The Real World that were doomed from the start. As much as I liked some of these couples, I knew that they weren’t meant to last. Here are some of the Real World relationships that were bound to … Continue reading Real World Couples Who Were Bound to End Up Exes

Challenges are Made for Quitters

This week we saw Eric quit Battle of the Seasons. Perhaps it was his constant appearances in The Arena, perhaps he didn’t want to defeat his lover Devyn, or perhaps he thought it would be funny. Regardless of the reasoning, he’s gone, and his teammate Camila reluctantly left with him. Let’s look at some of the people people that have quit the challenge for no … Continue reading Challenges are Made for Quitters