To be sincere, Survivor Jenga appears like plenty of enjoyable. What doesn’t sound like plenty of enjoyable? Getting torrentially downpoured on by the Fijian model of Poseidon.
The climate took a brutal activate Wednesday’s episode of Survivor, however regardless of the group’s wrinkled pores and skin and shaking, shivering our bodies, the sport by no means quits. One main participant barreled straight towards a brutal blindside, whereas Omar as soon as once more proved himself to be a worthy potential winner, ought to he wind up within the Closing 3. Let’s break all of it down.
On the prime of the hour, Mike’s not too pleased about Hai taking the driving force’s seat. Omar, ever the opportunist, sees a crack he can wedge himself into, and hopes that Mike sees how a lot of a menace Hai actually is.
The following day, Lindsay fills Omar in about Jonathan attempting to make use of Maryanne because the decoy vote. Since Jonathan just about sucks strategically, Lindsay appears able to maaaaybe do one thing about it.
With two idols performed within the final Tribal, the hunt is on! Then, the cheeky editors present Lindsay placing her hand on a tree department simply centimeters away from the idol! (IT’S RIGHT THERE!) Alas, she walks away with nada… which supplies the firewood-searching Maryanne the power to swoop in and discover the products. It’s a straight up idol — no “beware” drawback, and no guidelines or stipulations. She vows to not inform a single soul about it.
REWARD | The wind is whipping and the rain received’t let up. The climate has clearly taken a flip for the more severe in Fiji, and you may actually see the contestants shaking violently from being chilly and moist. Looks as if an ideal time to supply the problem winner a sanctuary getaway: pizza, beer, blankets, pillows and a heat place to sleep! It’s precisely what they’re all in dire want for. All they should do is maneuver by way of an impediment course, untie a totem pole with sandbags on it, then land one on a goal. Lindsay is the one to get it finished, and name me petty, however I’m glad Jonathan took the L right here. (#SorryNotSorry)
Jeff tells her to decide on one individual to return with, and she or he picks Omar since he’s been a Day 1 homie and he hasn’t had a single reward but. Jeff lets her decide one other, and she or he selects Mike.
CAMP | The shedding gamers are in a world of damage. Maryanne talks concerning the ache they’re in from shivering for over 24 hours. Hai, nonetheless, is aware of this distress is non permanent, and that issues could possibly be so much worse. He additionally sees Lindsay fragmenting from Jonathan, and he’s greater than open to reducing Goliath Aquaman 5000 free. (I don’t know why I added the 5000. It simply sounded cool.)
SANCTUARY | The successful three arrive to their reward and instantly begin slamming pizza into their faces. But it surely seems that tacky, saucy bread isn’t the one reward: They’re additionally proven images and movies from residence! (It’s kind of the family members go to, COVID fashion.)
After tears are shed and pizza demolished, they get to it. Omar tells Mike that he feels Hai has been protecting them aside, and that Hai referred to as Mike “his puppet.” AND HE’S LYING THROUGH HIS TEETH! Genius. Mike buys it hook, line and sinker. Omar tells us: “It labored as a result of Mike seemed me useless within the eye and he stated, ‘Your story is sensible,’ and I used to be like, ‘I do know it is sensible! You inform a great lie, not a silly lie!’”
IMMUNITY IS BACK UP FOR GRABS | Gamers should stand on a slim perch balancing a ball on a bow. And 10 episodes in, you’re in all probability a bit bored with me griping about all these repeated challenges and the way Australian Survivor is operating circles round U.S. within the problem division, so I’ll spare you. (I perceive these seasons have been produced underneath very attempting circumstances. I get it. However 43 higher deliver the warmth!)
Lindsay and Jonathan because the final gamers standing. They survive to the final spherical, however Jonathan’s big toes can barely match on, so Lindsay takes the cake as soon as once more.
STRATEGY | Hai is pleased that Jonathan misplaced, and he’s assured he has the numbers to sway the vote his means. However Mike remains to be salty about being labeled Hai’s “puppet,” and he talks to Jonathan about “reducing the pinnacle off the snake.” Drea additionally needs Hai gone, understanding how good of a recreation he’s taking part in. Plus, if Hai goes, Lindsay and Drea’s amulet items turn into a steal-a-vote.
Hai then tells Jonathan to not fear as a result of he discovered an idol and he’s going to attempt to get Romeo out. It’s a BS plan, which Jonathan then relays to Omar. Since nobody trusts Hai in any respect, Omar begins to assume Hai can possibly stick round for one more day or two.
TRIBAL COUNCIL | After commenting on how laborious the weather have gotten during the last couple days, the dialog turns to timing, and understanding how and when to take somebody out. Omar and Mike speak about following their intestine emotions, and the way one can solely know what the precise determination was after all of it performs out. Maryanne then goes on about “Survivor Jenga,” and when Jonathan confirms he was capable of comply with her prepare of thought, she unleashes the most effective celebratory fist-pump Actuality TV has ever seen.
Lindsay then says tonight’s vote is about night the taking part in area, however that assertion is one thing Jonathan can’t fairly comprehend.
It’s… time to vote. Zero benefits or idols are performed, and when the outcomes are learn, Hai is the one despatched packing. “Oh my God, that’s… wonderful! Sensible, good, good!” he says on his means out. And you realize what? We like to see that constructive angle.
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