Where Should New Challengers Come From?

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?

10 Biggest Flops from the 2010’s

A decade is a long time, and a lot can happen over the course of ten years. Some good things, some bad, and we’ve seen a lot of changes on The Challenge. As the decade ends, I want to look at the best of the worst. These flops can be anything: a competitor, a single appearance, a twist, or an entire season. It’s mostly meant … Continue reading 10 Biggest Flops from the 2010’s

10 Most Forgettable Challengers from the Past Decade

This week, we saw Nicole depart as the sixth person eliminated from War of the Worlds 2. Many viewers found themselves asking the same question when she left: Who? Nicole was barely shown on the season, and when she was shown she was just an accessory to Georgia’s story line. Here are some of the most forgettable Challenge debuts from the past decade. This article … Continue reading 10 Most Forgettable Challengers from the Past Decade

10 Competitors Who Were Supposed to Become Regulars

Every so often we see new competitors come onto The Challenge and make a big splash. They are people who attract attention in fairly organic ways. Usually, they’re people who are naturally dramatic or charismatic but often find themselves in the middle or real game drama. Or maybe they’re people who like to hook up, but find themselves making enemies due to their flirtatious nature. … Continue reading 10 Competitors Who Were Supposed to Become Regulars

Ranking Every Single Cast Member from the Trilogy

MTV loves to remind us that Dirty Thirty, Vendettas, and Final Reckoning are a trilogy. Though most of the connections between the three seasons seem forced, fans have accepted these three seasons as a cohesive unit. For this reason, I am going to be ranking every single cast member from these shows. My rankings will be based on a number of factors such as: prominence … Continue reading Ranking Every Single Cast Member from the Trilogy

Big Brother & Challenge Alumni Victor Arroyo Engaged to Nicole Franzel

2018 has been a huge year for Victor Arroyo. Despite getting eliminated early on Vendettas, receiving a shitty edit, avoiding the reunion, and falling out of the Challenge scene, Victor has done a lot of big things. Namely, he had a great relationship with his former Big Brother housemate Nicole Franzel and was able to compete on The Amazing Race with her. The Amazing Race … Continue reading Big Brother & Challenge Alumni Victor Arroyo Engaged to Nicole Franzel

Challenge Vendettas Alumni Victor to Compete on The Amazing Race

Introducing Big Brother onto The Challenge also introduced a world of possibilities. Despite not returning for Final Reckoning, Victor has other reality TV plans this summer. Along with his current girlfriend, Big Brother 16 alumnae and Big Brother 18 winner, Nicole Franzel, Victor will compete to win a million dollars by completing a race around the world. The race began on June 10th in Huntington … Continue reading Challenge Vendettas Alumni Victor to Compete on The Amazing Race

The Challenge Vendettas: Top Moments from Episode 7

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

The Challenge Vendettas: Top Moments from Episode 6

An episode full of lovers, liars, but no eliminations. 1. Love, Anonymous Britni receives an anonymous note on her bed, warning her that the other girls talk about her behind her back when she’s not around. Not wanting to be suspects,Britni’s roommates begin to speculate.Their primary suspects are Shane: he found the note, but claims he didn’t write it. He claims he was sleeping but … Continue reading The Challenge Vendettas: Top Moments from Episode 6

The Challenge Vendetta: Top Moments from Episode 3

First real elimination, but was it really worth the cliffhanger? 1. You’re Fired Cory and Nelson compete in a game called Balls of Fire which is soccer with a fiery ball. Whoever gets more goals wins, but neither of these two know how to play soccer. Plus, there’s a huge flame in the middle of the field so they’re just kicking fire everywhere. TJ announces … Continue reading The Challenge Vendetta: Top Moments from Episode 3

The Challenge Vendettas: Top Moments from Episode 2

Here we go! Time for the regular challenges. 1. Foes Becoming Friends The episode begins with a bunch of vendettas being explained and the US competitors ogling over the UK competitors. Then, the focus shifts to a conversations between Marie and Cara Maria where Marie encourages Cara Maria to keep her enemies close and work with Kailah. Cara Maria seems receptive, and ends the conversation … Continue reading The Challenge Vendettas: Top Moments from Episode 2

The Challenge Vendettas Cast: A Comprehensive Breakdown

Like I have done in the past, we are going to take a thorough look at the cast who will be appearing on Vendettas. This will outlines Challenge end elimination successes on prior seasons and in eliminations. Here are a few guidelines to understanding this list: Eliminations must have at least a 50/50 chance of winning and losing. Therefore, competitions on The Island and Redemption … Continue reading The Challenge Vendettas Cast: A Comprehensive Breakdown