THE UPDATED VERSION…. Top 50 Survivor Players of All Time (Seasons 1-40) (currently in progress) In thirty-nine seasons of Survivor, there have been some amazing players. It is so incredibly hard to rank them as they all had to overcome a different set of circumstances and navigate through completely different seasons, twists and themes. But nonetheless, The Mastermind has attempted to compile a list of the … Continue reading Top 50 Survivor Players of All Time (50-26) *OLD*
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 rather lacklustre Game Changers, is now over, it is now … Continue reading Survivor Season Rankings 2017
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, Millennials vs. Gen X, is over, I can finally do my season rankings. The list goes in order from worst to first … Continue reading Survivor Season Rankings 2016
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 of danger, pre-game alliances rarely actually have an effect on … Continue reading Survivor Pre-Game Alliances: How Much Do They Really Matter?
The Top 10 Best Strategic Game Performances in the History of Survivor. Limiting entries to only one per player and to only one per category, so if you think someone is missing, check out “Top 10 Survivor Social Game Performances” 10. Richard Hatch – Borneo (Winner) 9. Natalie Anderson – San Juan Del Sur (Winner 8. Todd Herzog – China (Winner) .7. Brian Heidik – Thailand … Continue reading Top 10 Survivor Strategic Game Performances
It’s been six years since Natalie White won Survivor Samoa beating out Russell Hantz, and she is still unjustifiably considered to be one of the worst winners in the history of the show. Natalie White is a perfect winner of Survivor – a game that is all about social capital. Natalie used her social capital throughout the game to stay in the good graces of … Continue reading Why Natalie White is a Deserving Winner of Survivor Samoa
In the history of Survivor, there have been some crazy moves. Some have worked out brilliantly and others…not so much. Cough cough J.T. These ten incredible moves however, were so amazing that in some cases, the player making the move was able to go on and win the game. These are the cream of the crop of all Survivor moves – the top 10 in … Continue reading Top 10 Moves In Survivor History