If any ask any old school Challenge fan who the greatest players are, you’ll hear a lot of men get mentioned: Bananas, CT, maybe Jordan or Darrell, and Landon. Despite having not competed in almost 10 years, he is still held in high regards. With the changing climate of the show, could Landon still hang with the best players? Or is he just lucky based … Continue reading Is Landon Lueck Really One of the Best Challengers?
The Champions are finally in the house and The Oasis is filled. The real format of this season has been revealed, yet somehow production managed not to give us what we wanted. Here was have it, The Challenge: “Invasion of the Champions.” This season is advertised as an opportunity for Underdogs to take down the Champions. Somehow, they’ve managed to ruin this format by separating … Continue reading Why Do We Never Get the Challenge Format We Want?
The Duel 1 became the first Challenge were competitors competed “independently.” For the most part this was true, though there were some missions that utilized team and partner formats. The Duel 2, on the other hand, seldom has missions that were truly individual. As a viewer of The Challenge, it seemed like The Duel 2 was MTV trolling its contestants. A lot of Challengers had … Continue reading Throwback: Did The Duel 2 Live Up to Its Name?
Last week we saw the Battle of the Exes 2 cast compete in a grueling challenge called Don’t Forget About Me that only half of the cast could finish. Many of the people competing said it was the toughest challenge ever, and it certainly had a few people stressing out. Let’s check out some of the other challenges that were overly difficult. This list does … Continue reading 10 Of The Toughest Challenges Ever
People tune into The Challenge for battles, drama, and competition. While some seasons are packed with action, others are seriously lacking. These are the seasons that didn’t quite meet expectations. In fact, they fell far below them. 5. Battle of the Exes There’s serious potential in putting 13 pairs of exes in a house, but this season didn’t meet expectations. The most notable drama was … Continue reading Dullest Challenge Seasons
If you watched The Duel 2, you saw one of the most gruesome fights ever presented on reality television. During this fight, CT punched his rival Adam in the face, then continued to run through the house trying to find Adam for a second round. As production tried to separate the two and evict them from the house, they ended up fighting in a parking … Continue reading Throwback: Did Adam Deserve to Leave The Duel 2?
Long-term Challenge fans have seen all of these seasons. Even some of the newer fans have seen them all. Now that Free Agents if rapidly approaching, it seemed like a good idea to rank the past ten seasons. Starting with The Gauntlet 3, these are the seasons that have had hour-long episodes. Also, it was really around this time that the dynamic of The Challenge … Continue reading The Challenge: Past 10 Seasons Ranked