The Challenge season 28 to premiere on May 04, 2016
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Summary and plot
The Challenge is one of the America’s longest-running reality game shows which is at the moment being aired on the MTV channel in the United States. The program comes from Bunim-Murray Productions, the production company behind such successful TV projects as Project Runway and Bad Girls Club. The game show is exec produced by Jonathan Murray, Justin Booth and Gil Goldschein. The reality series debuted in the US under the title Road Rules: All Stars.
The long-running game show features past cast members from MTV’s two hit television series – Real World and Road Rules. In each cycle of the show there are also new cast members, called ‘fresh meat’. Every episode consists of a number of challenges, including the elimination round, where contestants compete alone, in pairs or in groups.
Current season and renewal expectations
Season 27 of The Challenge came out in the US on the MTV network on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at 10pm ET/PT and like the previous cycles it will have twelve one-hour episodes. The show has never been a critics’ darling but it over the years it has built a huge fan following. The newest cycle is subtitled “Battle of the Bloodlines” and it features contestants competing both with and against their family members. There are fifteen teams of two, each taking part in all kinds of challenges with a chance to win a portion of the $350,000 prize pool money. The game show has become a staple of the network’s reality programming slate and while the current cycle is still being aired, a new one is already being filmed, slated to debut some time in 2016. Since MTV is yet to set the exact release date for cycle 28, come back to our website for the latest news, or sign up for our notifications and get the premiere date automatically emailed to you as soon as it is officially announced.
UPDATED April 5, 2016: Get ready for an exciting and explosive new installment of the MTV network’s long-running game-show The Challenge. The network has just revealed that a new competition cycle, titled The Challenge: Rivals III, is scheduled to hit the small screen in the US on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 10pm ET/PT with a special extended 90-minute premiere episode. Rivals III was filmed in Hautulco Mexico and it features thirteen teams from Real World, Challenge, and Are You the One, in what has proved to be the most popular format of the game show with the audiences. TJ Lavin will host the 28th competition cycle with a grand prize of $350,000. Sign up for our updates and we will email you an automated reminder of the release date of The Challenge season 28 one day before the show hits the road.