Second Season of MTV’s “Fear Factor” Premieres February 25

The network’s newest hit competitive reality show is set to return for its second season this Sunday at 7:00pm ET. This season is subtitled the “Season From Hell” and forces contestants to engage in more extreme, dangerous and terrifying stunts and confront their worst nightmares. The stunts previewed in the opening sequence make the first…

“Fear Factor” Renewed For Second Season By MTV

Yesterday, the Viacom-owned network announced its decision to renew the revived competitive reality series by ordering 20 additional episodes from Endemol Shine North America. Ludacris will return to host the show. “I’m looking forward to season two of Fear Factor and it being more ludicrous than the first season,” said Ludacris.

News In A Flash!: Quick Game Show Updates #101

It’s been a while since I’ve done this, but TBIR is back again with another quick review of the week’s headlines. This week’s update article takes a look at some of the latest US and international game show news in 200 characters or less (with the special exception of the first story, for obvious reasons).

Quick Review of "Broke-Ass Game Show"

Here’s how the game is played: hosts Derek Gaines and David Magidoff engage random pedestrians in New York City in a series of unique (to say the least) trivia and physical challenges and stunts for “low-budget” cash prizes. That’s about it. It’s as simple as that. Upon watching the first episode of MTV’s latest game…