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

Every Replacement Cast Member Ranked

Throughout the history of The Challenge, we’ve seen cast members drop out of seasons. With their departures, we sometimes see replacements brought in. Usually, these people face an especially hard road to the final. Being brought in late will make the replacements immediate targets. Some of the replacements have defied the odds. Other times, the replacements spend more time on a plane than they do … Continue reading Every Replacement Cast Member Ranked

Mark Long Calls for Old School Only Challenge

Thanks to COVID-19, things have been slow. Shows have been postponed because filming isn’t safe right now and international travel is restricted. Mark Long has proposed an MTV spinoff filmed in the USA featuring only Old School cast members instead of athletes or “celebrities.” He has also created Twitter and Instagram accounts @WeWantOGs. Now, the concept is more than just an idea. Mark is trying … Continue reading Mark Long Calls for Old School Only Challenge

Wes Decides to Break Quarantine to Film With His ‘Friends With Benefits’

Looking for something to watch while you’re stuck in quarantine? How about watching a show about reality stars who broke quarantine to resume quarantine together. Streaming exclusively on Patreon, Wes and his small production crew are releasing their show “Friends With Benefits.” The show stars: Wes, Kailah, Kailah’s boyfriend (and Ex on the Peak star) Sam Bird, Nany, Dee, and Marie’s ex Devin. The show … Continue reading Wes Decides to Break Quarantine to Film With His ‘Friends With Benefits’

Can a Bananas & Wes Alliance Work?

For the “first time ever,” Johnny Bananas and Wes have decided to put their rivalry to the side and work together. The two veterans have a history of battling against each other. On Total Madness, they’re going to try to battle against the other people rather than target each other. In episode one, we even saw Bananas console Wes. This begs the question, can this … Continue reading Can a Bananas & Wes Alliance Work?

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

Champs VS. Pros: Challenge Champions Compete Against Pro Athletes In Special

MTV has finally announced their secret spin off, a show hosted by Victor Cruz (which is the reason some people speculated that TJ would be leaving The Challenge). The special is a six-week competition placing ten pro athletes against ten Challenge champions. Who are these people? Well, MTV announced the list of pro athletes. mp Here are the pros: Tia Blanco (professional surfer) Louise Hazel … Continue reading Champs VS. Pros: Challenge Champions Compete Against Pro Athletes In Special

Real World Austin Turns 10

On June 21st, 2005 MTV gave birth to The Real World Austin, a Real World season that captivated viewers and created some of the most recognizable Real World personalities ever. Today marks the tenth anniversary from the debut of this season. It’s hard to believe this season first aired 10 years ago.Maybe it’s because Wes still appears on The Challenge or because Melinda doesn’t look … Continue reading Real World Austin Turns 10