There’s one thing every Challenger has in common: they were once rookies. Some people shine during their rookie seasons, while other get the boot quickly. Some of our sloppiest competitors have been the first people to get the boot, leaving a big impact in a single episode. Here, I am going to look at some of our messiest first-boots on The Challenge. To be considered … Continue reading Ten Sloppiest Rookie Debuts
The Challenge is no stranger to hooking up, and this season we’ve seen a lot of it. While some hook ups are just for fun, others cause ripples that impact the course of the game. Throughout the history of The Challenge, we’ve seen a number of no-so-secret hook ups ruining someone’s game. For this list, I am not including established couples, even if they began … Continue reading Challenge Hook-Ups that Impacted the Game
With another Challenge on the horizon, fans are buzzing about the prospective contestants. Given that we’ve seen ‘Are You the One?’ cast members on the past three seasons, it near-definite we will see AYTO cast members on Challenge 29. While we continue to speculate the cast for the upcoming season, fans seem to be adding various AYTO cast members to their wish list. It seems … Continue reading Have We Finally Accepted Are You the One? Onto the Challenge?
Two Jungle and a challenge. Is this the same show we were watching last week? 1. Wound Too Tight Cory draws the black skull, so he and Ashley compete against Nate & Christina in an elimination called Spun Out. In this elimination, one one partner spins a spool attached to a rope which makes it more difficult for their opponent to hold on. When the men spin, … Continue reading Rivals 3: Top Moments from Episode 11
Last week, it seemed like Dario was on board to get rid of Bananas and Vince. This week, he shook hands with the devil and somehow Bananas and Vince avoided The Jungle. Many fans are upset by the move, but was it really a bad move for Dario & Nicole’s game? Let’s start off with the deal from last week: Wes, Dario, Nate, and Devin’s … Continue reading Did Dario & Nicole Make a Bad Move?
Can we get through a whole challenge and an elimination in a single episode? Probably not… 1. Q & A-holes The cast quickly gets to the challenge of the week, but the night prior to the challenge TJ makes an unexpected appearance and makes all the girls leave. Turns out, the cast is playing a game called Take It To the Grave, which is basically the … Continue reading Rivals 3: Top Moments from Episode 10
Well, the pace of the season is picking up, but the drama isn’t stopping. 1. Return From Hell The cast goes clubbin’, and just like when Amanda came into the house, Devin feels he has nothing to lose. So he decides call call out everyone, including Cory who is crushing on Cheyenne. He tells everyone he is going to vote them in, not that he … Continue reading Rivals 3: Top Moments From Episode 7
In a shocking turn of events, we had a “cheater” during the Laps of Judgement challenge. When Christina and Nate came in last due to a lost #3 token, they immediately wanted to know if someone took it. They were noticeably upset, but didn’t accuse anyone. Then TJ asked if anyone had seen the token, and no one spoke up. At the Jungle nomination, the truth … Continue reading Did Camila and Tony Deserve to Be Sent to The Jungle?
A challenge AND and elimination in one episode? … not so fast. 1. The Naked Mile This week, we actually get a Challenge! It’s called Laps Of Judgement. There are 5 stations, and teams must complete one of two tasks then run their token of completion up a series of steps. Eating cow balls or cow brains. Tossing five rocks atop a barrel or lassoing the … Continue reading Rivals 3: Top Moments From Episode 6
The train wreck is happening, and we’ve had plenty of time to watch it. 1. Perfect Match? Nate has a huge crush on Nicole, and she’s feeling it too! People like Wes, Sarah, and (of course) Simone are involved and recommend that Nate ask Nicole on a date. He does, and she agrees. They two are clearly feeling each other and decide to spend time … Continue reading Rivals 3: Top Moments from Episode 4
A new episode of The Challenge. Which key Challenge element is missing? 1. Smashley Returns The cast goes to the club, and per usual they are the only ones there because it’s a Tuesday night. Ashley is feeling isolated because everyone else already has friends. She downs a few shots, and then sees Nicole leave to go somewhere with Jamie. That’s her boo, so she … Continue reading Rivals 3: Top Moments From Episode 3
An episode of The Challenge that has no challenge. 1. Winner Dinner After winning the first challenge, Vince and Jenna get a dinner as the first power team. Despite her excitement from winning, Jenna is a little creeped out because she has to share dinner with Vince. So rather than talk, they get straight to business. The call down Nate and Christina, only to tell … Continue reading Rivals 3: Top Moments from Episode 2