With 2020 right around the corner, it only seems right to remember the past decade of Challenges. To do this, I want to celebrate the twenty Challengers who made the biggest impact this decade. I am only assessing people based on shows aired from 2010-2019. In other words, it’s Fresh Meat 2 until War of the Worlds 2. So CT punching Adam doesn’t matter on … Continue reading Twenty Most Important Challengers of the Decade
Originally based on the Real World & Road Rules, The Challenge has had a very diverse group of people compete on the show. Reality TV has given us a lot of diversity, but The Real World (especially) has been a trailblazer for showcasing LGBT representation. Over its 33 season, The Challenge has had some kick-ass LGBT players. These are some of the best players who … Continue reading 10 Most Badass LGBT Challenge Competitors
The Real World is officially back… on Facebook Watch this time. While the season is simply called “Real World Atlanta,” that does not pay respect to the 32 prior seasons of the show. That is a lot of history and a lot of people have viewed the show over the years. Here is my ranking of all thirty-two prior seasons. This is clearly biased, but I do … Continue reading All Thirty Two Real World Seasons Ranked
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 people who got injured during elimination. It focuses on people … Continue reading Ten Challengers Who Fought Through Injuries
As predictable as half of the Challenge cast tends to be, the other half of the cast tends to be a wild crapshoot. Let’s look at Vendettas for example. Of course there’s Bananas, Leroy, Cara Maria and Zach. Then, we have Brad returning, Natalie from Big Brother, Kyle from Georgie Shore, and Veronica continuing her “born again rookie” era. A good returner can make for … Continue reading 10 Returns That Could Make Challenge 34 Exciting
It wasn’t too long ago that Rivals 2 was gracing our TV screen. The blog even existed during the airing of that season, so it seems very recent to me. But it was actually five years ago, and it has been long enough to see the impact this season had on The Challenge. To fully understand the impact of Rivals 2 we will have to … Continue reading Game Changers: Rivals 2
A lot going down in one episode! 1. Bad Lands The episode quickly goes into the first challenge: This Land is My Land. It’s essentially a relay race where competitors must obtain crates of wood, run them to a stacking station, and then stack 45 to raise a flag. There’s some opportunity to steal from opponents, and Devin assembles teams with his grenade and tries … Continue reading The Challenge Vendettas: Top Moments from Episode 11
If you watched the season trailer or the midseason trailer that aired this week, you’ll know we’re getting two rounds of “heavy hitters” this season. They’re coming in with a vengeance, and looking to trim down the Vendettas cast. While some of these people seem like unbeatable opponents, your odds are going to be much better facing certain competitors. Here’s a breakdown of who we’ll … Continue reading Who Are the Heavy Hitters Invading The Challenge Vendettas?
Champs vs. Pros and Champs vs. Stars have given use the opportunity to see some of our favorites compete against unique teams of people. It has also encouraged some unexpected returns on the cast. Look at Veronica, who started her return on Champs vs. Pros then competed on two more shows. On this list, we will only look at real champs. Not finalists like Aneesa … Continue reading Ten Challenge Champions Who Should Be On the Champs Team
This week we saw Tony do a lot of things: make out with Camila, talk on the phone, and somehow win the trivia challenge. The first two things are not surprises. We know Tony can get drunk and make mistakes. We know Tony likes to talk about his kids and talk about Alyssa. However, no one expected Tony to be good at trivia. Granted, the … Continue reading How Did Tony Become One of the Vets?
Between Invasion and Dirty Thirty, we’ve seen a good number of people returning to The Challenge. Whether is was a Road Ruler like Shane, Veronica or Derrick, or a one-Challenge-wonder like Marie, we’ve seen some faces recently that many people thought we’d never see again. As we begin to hear peeps about Challenge 31, many fans are hopeful that we’ll get a returner who is … Continue reading 10 Challengers Who Could Be the Next Great Return
The Challenge Invasion summoned eight Champions to return to The Challenge, forcing the Underdogs to beat the Champions if they want to be a champion. To be completely honest, production nailed it. They got four great guys to come back, and 4 badass girls. While there’s a lot of debate as to who the best champions are, these are ten people who could have replaced … Continue reading Five Male and Female Champions Who Could Have Invaded the Challenge