In all honesty, 2019 was the most terrible of terrible years for Survivor. The horrid twist of Edge of Extinction, followed by one of the most unjust winners the show has ever seen was not the best way for Survivor to start the year. But it only got worse with all that went on in Island of … Continue reading Survivor Season Rankings 2019 (19-1)
On May 18, 2019, Inside Survivor released the cast for Survivor 40 a season that only includes former winners of the show. Whoever wins Survivor 40, a season of some of the best former winners of the show, could go down as the greatest winner of all time. But who has a chance at winning the million dollar prize? Let’s … Continue reading Who Could Win Survivor 40: All Winners (Part 3)
2018 has been a fantastic year for Survivor. Survivor Ghost Island produced a very entertaining show despite its critics while the latest installment of the show, Survivor David vs. Goliath is looking likely to go down as one of the very best seasons of all time. The following ranking takes into account memorable characters/players, memorable moments, the story/the editing, the winner and the overall production of each episode on a weekly basis. If you missed the first set of these rankings (37-19) take a look here. This current article ranks the 18th best season all the way to the very best. Here are the updated Survivor Season Rankings for 2018 from The Mastermind.
For the updated Survivor Season Rankings as of 2018, click here! I came late to the game of Survivor. My first ever season was San Juan del Sur and from that moment on I fell in love. Now that I have watched all of the seasons and now that the latest season of Survivor, the … Continue reading Survivor Season Rankings 2017
“Day One I’m Going Zero to Sixty and I’m Staying at Sixty the Whole Way Through” - Ciera Eastin in her Gordon Holmes Interview. Everything Ciera was saying in the pre-season was all wrong. At times, it was preposterous. Just check out the quote above. Going from zero to sixty on day one is never a smart … Continue reading Survivor Game Changers Premiere: Why Ciera Eastin Was Voted Out
Recently I had a revelation. While writing about pre-game alliances in my article titled "Survivor Pre-Game Alliances: How Much Do They Really Matter?", https://themastermindsite.wordpress.com/2016/06/08/survivor-pre-game-alliances-how-much-do-they-really-matter/ I discovered that Jeff Varner had a pre-game alliance with almost every single person on Ta Keo but with nobody on Bayon. This lead me to believe that Ta Keo was … Continue reading Ta Keo was Set Up Intentionally in Survivor Cambodia
With any all star season, pre-game alliances are bound to occur. But how much do pre-game alliances actually matter in the context of the game? Although I understand the appeal of having someone, or a group of people that you know you can count on at the start of the game to keep yourself out … Continue reading Survivor Pre-Game Alliances: How Much Do They Really Matter?