A recent trip to Maury revealed a surprising fact about Bananas’s relationship with Wes: they don’t actually hate each other. In fact, they’re basically just using each other to advance their careers on The Challenge. I can’t say I’m surprised, though I do think they have had moments of legitimate frustration with one another. While this “rivalry” may be a made-for-TV story, I do think … Continue reading Seven Challenge Relationships Where The Hate is Real
1. Family Affair Georgia becomes angry when she catches Bear chatting with his girlfriend via video chat, as Bear has told her he was single. Georgia calls him out, but he denies it and claims he’s talking to his cousin. Of course, Georgia recognizes Bear’s “girlfriend” and isn’t buying his story. She vows to not speak with Bear again. 2. Block Party This week’s challenge … Continue reading The Challenge War of the Worlds: Top Moments from Episode 8
Despite leaving War of the Worlds this week, Amanda has shown some progress among Challenge fans. Leaving Final Reckoning, she was getting a lot of hate. This season, she played most of the game without her Lavender Ladies and relying on new relationships to progress. She maintained old enemies, but some of them some redeeming qualities in Amanda. Maybe, just maybe, Amanda is becoming someone … Continue reading Is Amanda Finally Becoming Likable?
1. Unseen Heights This week’s challenge forces competitors to face some of their biggest fears. In Eye in the Sky players are harness back to back and must walk around four beams suspended in the air. The catch? The forward player is blindfolded with a camera on their helmet. The backwards player is wearing VR goggles that stream player one’s helmet cam. This means the backwards … Continue reading The Challenge War of the Worlds: Top Moments from Episode 7
A new episode. I’d be very scared if I were a veteran. 1. Getting Tired This week’s challenge is endurance based and it’s called Tired Out. The goal is to run back and fourth across the desert and retrieve tires in a specific order. One at a time, each time viewing a key to retrieve the correct next tire. Then, teams must stack the fourteen … Continue reading The Challenge War of the Worlds: Top Moments From Episode 5
Wow! A challenge and an elimination in one episode. This must be a record!! 1. Army Games TJ has puns this season! The challenges has the name “Arms-a-geddon Tired” and it’s a tug-of-war. Based on the veterans’ orders in the Impending Dune challenge, they get to pick a partner. This challenge gives pairs five minutes to get as much rope length as possible. After five … Continue reading The Challenge War of the Worlds: Top Moments from Episode 2
Now that the pairing are official, it’s time to rank all sixteen teams. Some teams appear to be stacked while others will have to rely on non-conventional ways to win. I am going to rank teams based on: the Impending Dune challenge, first impression videos, the Basic Training special, and of course prior Challenge seasons. Keep in mind, these are just my rankings. I could be … Continue reading War of the Worlds Teams Ranked