TJ Lavin stated he’d been waiting for over decade for Bananas to face Wes in elimination, and the moment finally arrived on Total Madness. If it wasn’t a spoiler, this would have been a headline for the season and showcased in every promo. This is a event, and certainly a moment generating buzz around the The Challenge. Throughout Challenge history, we’ve seen various clashes of … Continue reading 20 Blockbuster Challenge Eliminations
For the past four seasons, we’ve had a presence from the UK on The Challenge. Above all other cast members, Geordie Shore’s Kyle Christie has been representing his country on the show. He has been on all four seasons since Vendettas, making him the only UK competitor with this long of a streak. He will return to Total Madness, his fifth season, next week. Could … Continue reading Kyle Christie: One of the Best or Worst on Total Madness?
Not too long ago, Bananas took to Instagram to talk about the recent crop of Challenge contestants. He said it seems like new Challengers seem like they can come from anywhere. All you need is your 15 minutes of fame from a reality show and you can join The Challenge. He said that back in the days, the time when he was cast, MTV only … Continue reading Where Should New Challengers Come From?
Everyone’s favorite Brits have taken to People TV to talk about their War of the Worlds 2 cast mates, and they had some nice and not-so-nice things to say. Joss and Rogan (AKA JOGAN) talked about cast mates like Cara Maria, Paulie, Dee, Georgia, Jordan, Kayleigh, Theo, Wes and Paulie. Mostly, they said things we already knew: Jordan talks too much shit and Paulie wants … Continue reading Rogan & Joss: Cara Maria is “Miserable” and “Very Anti-Social”
Making it to the end of a Challenge can be a hard task. Some people, such as Cara Maria, have seemed to perfected the art. Other people are dealt a series of tough hands. This week we saw a Purge, where Joss was sent home due to Kayleigh’s poor performance. Both of these competitors have been victims to a series of twists throughout their Challenge … Continue reading Ten Competitors With the Absolute Worst Luck
It’s the PURGE 1. Fear of Water This week TJ greets the team and announces the challenge will be called Puzzling Swim. Ninja immediately starts crying. In pairs guy/girl teams, the Challengers must swim 150 meters, retrieve 2 keys, and swim back to the platform. Once all eight keys are retrieved, the teams can unlock a chest of puzzle pieces and solve this riddle: I … Continue reading The Challenge War of the Worlds 2: Top Moments from Episode 13
As one alliance crumbles, one bond becomes stronger than ever before. 1. Wall Walkers This week teams are playing Temple Wall Traverse. TJ announces the cast will need to climb across a series of climbing walls and Ninja says “cool.” Their goal is to hang up tiles on their corresponding hooks. Meanwhile, the opposing team is pedaling away to make the walls move, making traversing … Continue reading The Challenge War of the Worlds 2: Top Moments from Episode 11
It took 10 eliminations, but we finally got a Turncoat. Tori has left Team US and joined Team UK. Now that she’s on the team, she has may have to deal with a harsh reality: it was not a good move. Tori anticipated going into the Proving Ground against a US girl, but Kayleigh and Joss threw Georgia into elimination. If Tori eliminated a US … Continue reading Was Tori Smart to Switch Teams?
Two people leave. Many people fight. 1. Fight and Flight We resume in the middle of Jordan and Turbo’s fight. Jordan is mocking Turbo, and Turbo is ready to physically fight Jordan. Security steps in to hold Turbo back, but it takes four security guards to tame him. Meanwhile, Jordan sits back and watches Turbo get carried away. The rest of the house continues to … Continue reading The Challenge War of the Worlds 2: Top Moments from Episode 10
Another day, another drama. 1. Shipping and Manhandling The challenge is called Under Siege and it places the Challengers in a shipping crate where they must solve a puzzle. A crane lifts one side of the crate, putting the playing field at an extreme slope and making it difficult to assemble the puzzle. Players slide from one side of the crate to another while “debris” … Continue reading The Challenge War of the Worlds 2: Top Moments from Episode 9
This week Georgia complained about the “Cult of Cara” targeting her friends in the game. While this group really isn’t a “cult,” it is a clear alliance. We seldom see alliances so clearly defined on The Challenge, but Cara’s alliance is pretty transparent. On Team USA we have: Cara Maria, Paulie, Kam, Ashley, and Ninja. One Team UK we have: Joss, Rogan, Kayleigh and Dee. … Continue reading The Cult of Cara: Are They Playing a Good Game?
Can Team UK finally beat Team US. Simply put: No. 1. Stacked Competition The challenge is called Crate Expectations and teams need to tack 125 crates to retrieve and deposit twelve relics. The crates are heavy and must be moved from relic to relic to get each one. Team US has one more player, so they have the advantage, but this week is important because … Continue reading The Challenge War of the Worlds 2: Top Moments from Episode 8