Survivor Winner Rankings 2018 (18-1)

Survivor has been around for a whopping thirty-seven seasons. In that time there has been every kind of winner you could imagine. Every single winner has its flaws, critics, and faults. But every winner also has its strengths, merits and influence on changing the game forever. Although it is never easy to rank players who played vastly different games, The Mastermind will now attempt to update their winner … Continue reading Survivor Winner Rankings 2018 (18-1)

Survivor Winner Rankings 2017

For the 2018 Survivor Winner Rankings click here.  In thirty-four seasons of Survivor, there have been some amazing winners. It is so incredibly hard to rank them as they all played vastly different games and had to overcome a very different set of circumstances to win their seasons. Nonetheless, just like every Survivor nerd, The Mastermind has attempted to rank every single winner of this game … Continue reading Survivor Winner Rankings 2017

The 10 Contestants I Would Most Like To See Return To Survivor

In an era of Survivor where returning-player seasons occur far more frequently than they once did, there is now growing opportunity for some of the game’s all-time greats and all-time undervalued contestants to return to the show. Recent all-star seasons have given us players like Jeff Varner, Kimmi Kappenberg and James ‘JT’ Thomas that we never thought we’d see return to the show and now … Continue reading The 10 Contestants I Would Most Like To See Return To Survivor

Casting Survivor Winners vs. Runners Up

Is a Survivor Winners vs. Runners Up season plausible? Yes! In fact it is probably even more plausible than an all winners season. At least in a Winners vs. Runners Up season, the Runners Up have a shot at redemption, creating a great story-line as they come up against the very people that beat them the first time around. Also, it would end the fear of … Continue reading Casting Survivor Winners vs. Runners Up

Top 10 Survivor Strategic Game Performances

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