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

Who Should Have Returned? Challengers Who Retired After The Gauntlet 3 & The Island

Just like I did for The Gauntlet 2 and the three seasons following, I am going to continue to look at Challenge competitors who ended their careers. This time, I’m looking at The Gauntlet 3 & The Island. Eleven competitors made their final appearances on these seasons. While we are waiting for a new season, I have been rewatching the seasons available on CBS All … Continue reading Who Should Have Returned? Challengers Who Retired After The Gauntlet 3 & The Island

Challengers & Real Worlders Who Could Have Been on Ex on the Beach… 10 Years Ago

Everyone loves a good relationship-based reality show designed to ruin lives and exploit emotional trauma, right? Well, that was too cutting edge for 2008, but all the rage in 2018. Let’s just pretend Ex on the Beach existed in 2008/2009. These are the people I think MTV would transplant from The Real World or The Challenge onto the show. Unlike other MTV shows, MTV loved … Continue reading Challengers & Real Worlders Who Could Have Been on Ex on the Beach… 10 Years Ago

Road Rules Campus Crawl vs. Real World Key West: Best Season to Compete on The Challenge

Throughout the years, we’ve seen many seasons compete on The Challenge. Many of them have provided us with multiple competitors, but there are two seasons that stand out for giving use remarkable competition: Road Rules Campus Crawl and Real World Key West. This season we saw Johnny Bananas and Darrell face off, and while neither made it to the final, Darrell did eliminate Bananas. Here, … Continue reading Road Rules Campus Crawl vs. Real World Key West: Best Season to Compete on The Challenge

Real World Hollywood: The Forgotten Season Remembered

MTV Classic has been airing Real World Hollywood this weekend, which was a very popular season in 2008 when it was airing. Due to a lack of Challenge presence and the two subsequent season, Hollywood remains a forgotten season. Watching the marathon on MTV Classic, it is clear why this season was so popular when it was airing. Here are some of the best moments … Continue reading Real World Hollywood: The Forgotten Season Remembered

Top 10 Best Challenge Costumes

Sometimes challengers have to dress up to compete. Most of the time, they just dress up because they want to. To get in the Halloween spirit, let’s check out some of the best (and worst) costumes The Challenge has seen. 10. The Stripping Gentlemen (Battle of the Seasons) Was anyone really surprised Zach and Frank brought pink Speedos to Turkey for Battle of the Seasons? … Continue reading Top 10 Best Challenge Costumes