Category Archives: Game Show

The $100,000 Pyramid (ABC) Rated TV-14

A revival of the classic game show where they pit a celebrity with a contestant in order to win 100,000 dollars. Starring Michael Strahan, Brad Abelle, and Kathy Najimy. This show is not a bad remake of the original 1973 … Continue reading

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To Tell the Truth (ABC) Rated TV-14

Three contestants claim they are who they say they are, but one’s telling the truth and the other two aren’t. Four celebrity panelists ask questions to find out which one is telling the truth. Starring Anthony Anderson, Doris Bowman, and … Continue reading

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Backyard Bar Wars (Tru) Rated NR

Two neighbors are pitted together to build the ultimate backyard bar. Starring Katy Dolle, Emily Kirk, and Chris DiStefano. This show joins the genres of game shows and DIY shows with a comedian host, DiStefano, who brings the funny. It’s … Continue reading

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Comedy Knockout (TruTV) Rated TV-14

A gameshow features new comedians competing to win. Starring Damien Lemon, Mo Mandel, and Yamaneika Saunders. This show’s concept is interesting and could’ve been a fun watch, but there is so much going against it. First, it really isn’t all … Continue reading

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Name That Tune (FOX) Rated TV-PG

Two players compete against each other and the clock to name the song performed by a live band. Starring Randy Jackson and Jane Krakowski. This show is trying to bring back the old game show of Name That Tune. Although … Continue reading

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Pooch Perfect (ABC) Rated NR

Ten professional dog groomers compete to win a prize of $100,000. Starring Rebel Wilson. This show must only be interesting to other dog groomers. For the most part, it’s uninteresting. I know a number of people want to say this … Continue reading

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Race to the Center of the Earth (NatGeo) Rated NR

An extreme non-elimination competition follows four groups of adventurers; each team starts at a different corner of the world to find the buoy in the middle of the ocean. Starring Chris Payne Gilbert. This is kind of a knock off … Continue reading

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Assembly Required (History) Rated TV-PG

Home repair experts compete to rebuild everyday household items. Starring Tim Allen, Richard Karn, and April Wilkerson. This game show tries to bring the fictional “Tool Time” to life. It had some difficulty in starting due to the Covid restrictions. … Continue reading

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The Chase (ABC) Rated TV-PG

This game show competes professional quizzers against contestants for money. Starring Sara Haines, James Holzhauer, and Ken Jennings. This show is interesting – we have the contestants competing against Jeopardy winners. The frustration I have with this show is that … Continue reading

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Supermarket Sweep (ABC) Rated TV-PG

A reboot of the 90s gameshow that asks trivia while taking place in a supermarket. Starring Leslie Jones. I loved the 90s gameshow. It was interesting and fun to watch. It’s a cultural game show that promotes products while contestants … Continue reading

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