Game Changers: The Island

It’s time to look into a dark, dark era of The Challenge history. The Island, the season that could have ruined The Challenge but somehow didn’t. The Island was a weird transition from the prior season, The Gauntlet 3. That season was the first to have hour-long episodes but it was clearly filmed to have half-hour episodes like the first two Gauntlets. This meant most … Continue reading Game Changers: The Island

The Conspiracy Plaguing The Ruins

There’s a good amount of controversy surrounding The Ruins, but there’s one conspiracy that gets brought up fairly frequently. It’s a behind the scenes rumor that often makes viewers question the merits of the season. No, I am not talking about that controversy. I’m talking about the fact that Susie married one of the crew members. Out of the fourteen girls on this season, only … Continue reading The Conspiracy Plaguing The Ruins

Every Time Former Cast Mates Battled in Elimination

This week, we saw Bananas compete against his new enemy Joss. While this was the main event, Tony and Sylvia also competed against each other. Both of these Real World Skeleton roommates had bad blood after Invasion, but it seems like there wasn’t a lot of anger when Sylvia eliminated Tony this season. This also isn’t the first time former roommates had to face each … Continue reading Every Time Former Cast Mates Battled in Elimination

Ten Most Annoying Challenge Couples

Throughout the life of The Challenge, we’ve seen many people hook up or become an item. While some of these pairings win our hearts, like CT & Diem, other get on our nerves. These are the ten most annoying couples we’ve seen on The Challenge… so far. To be clear, the couple must have appeared on The Challenge as an item at one point. If … Continue reading Ten Most Annoying Challenge Couples

Real World Austin Reunites at Wes’s Wedding

Saturday was a big day for Real World Austin alumni and Challenge champion Wes Bergmann. He married his wife Amanda Hornick in a ceremony attended by some of his old Real World roommates. Rachel, Lacey, Melinda, and Nehamiah joined Wes for the ceremony. While the wedding did not have a huge MTV presence, this Austin crew was also joined by one newer face: Devin. The … Continue reading Real World Austin Reunites at Wes’s Wedding

Challenge Hook-Ups that Impacted the Game

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

Ten Sloppiest Break Ups on The Challenge

At the Challenge: Dirty Thirty reunion, we saw the aftermath of the Tori & Derrick break up. It was not pleasant, but it wasn’t the first time we saw exes battle on The Challenge. Here are ten of the most uncomfortable moments recreated by two exes being trapped in a Challenge house together. Surprisingly, only a few of these moments were created by the forced … Continue reading Ten Sloppiest Break Ups on The Challenge