Over the course of Challenge history, we’ve seen competitors who proved their strength and value in the final. While these competitors earned their spot in the Challenge hall of fame, we’ve also seen our share of competitors who flopped in the final. These are the people who couldn’t handle the stresses and intensity found in the final. For these people, we have a separate hall … Continue reading The Short History of Challengers Who Failed at the Final
The final episode!… kinda, sorta. Spoiler, we don’t know the winner until the reunion. 1. Light the Fire As the final approaches, Leroy receives an apology from Tony. But let’s face it, no one is buying the apology. The show then cuts to the final challenge and it’s a race, with lots of opportunities to seek revenge on those who have betrayed you. The first … Continue reading The Challenge Vendettas: Top Moments from Episode 14
A lot happening now! We’ve gone from episodes with just one elimination to episodes with two challenges and an elimination. 1. Sunken Treasure Today’s challenge is called Spanish Treasure and it’s a relay race to grab a ball, put it in a net underwater, and once enough balls are placed in the nets a treasure chest will begin to float. The teams are assembled by the … Continue reading The Challenge Vendettas: Top Moments from Episode 12
A couple of months ago, I was listening the Challenge Mania podcast with Jemmye, prior to the begging of Vendettas, and she brought up an interesting point. With Are You the One? and Ex on the Beach feeding into The Challenge, we have multiple dating shows giving us new cast members. She warned us that this season was full of hook ups, and now I … Continue reading Has The Challenge Become a Dating Show?
A lot going down in one episode! 1. Bad Lands The episode quickly goes into the first challenge: This Land is My Land. It’s essentially a relay race where competitors must obtain crates of wood, run them to a stacking station, and then stack 45 to raise a flag. There’s some opportunity to steal from opponents, and Devin assembles teams with his grenade and tries … Continue reading The Challenge Vendettas: Top Moments from Episode 11
It looks like we’re getting elimination then challenge now. Is this the new format? 1. An Alliance Torn The alliance between Kam, Marie, and Kailah has been severed by Kam voting Marie into The Ring. Now, the girls are trying to save themselves. With Bananas, Natalie, and Nelson making the Troika, it’s time to kiss ass. Marie tells Bananas that she will let him determine … Continue reading The Challenge Vendettas: Top Moments from Episode 9
A lot went down this episode! 1. No Victor The Troika sends Victor in to compete against Brad, and the game is called Troubled Waters. The goal is to empty a tank of water below a red line and then smash through the bottom. Victor splashed around while Brad uses a thrusting motion to create waves. Brad technique proves more effective and he is able … Continue reading The Challenge Vendettas: Top Moments from Episode 7