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Challenge Mania

Challenge Mania

MTV Star Derrick Kosinski (@DerrickMTV) & actor / comedian Scott Yager (@SHOTOFYAGER) dive head first into the MTV Challenge universe, interviewing past, present and future contestants, breaking down Challenge news and episodes, and laying down new challenges to anyone and everyone.

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Come celebrate the start of the Biggest Challenge Season of ALL TIME with us in NEW YORK CITY on Wednesday, August 14th! We will be joined by at least one representative from each of the 4 Eras! Tix already available at www.ChallengeMania.Live

25 hours ago

Derrick Kosinski is in the hot seat this week! Scott hits him with a bunch of timely topics like Susie and Sarah's recent statements and the Cast-Members coming to the show's defense, Cory and Derrick and where they stand and MUCH MORE! Tons of aweso... more

9 days ago

Derrick Kosinski sits down with Cory Wharton and Johnny Bananas. more

11 days ago

Challenge Mania Live comes to RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA and we're bringing the Big Man, CT TAMBURELLO! Tix on sale beginning with Pre-Sales on FRIDAY, JULY 19th! Do not miss out on tix! This is expected to sell out instantly! more

12 days ago


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4.5 out of 5 stars from 3.5k ratings
  • Breakdown episodes

    Love the podcast but the episode breakdowns just aren’t breakdowns for the free pod. I get you want people to pay and I’m sure most people would if it wasn’t 15 bucks which is crazy. They spend most of the free episode talking about the live shows coming up or pretty much everything except the actual episode

    Apple Podcasts
    United States2 months ago
  • Survivor Mania is like being trapped in a couple fight

    If you enjoy when your couple friends start fighting in front of you about their hypothetical wedding do over or when one member of the couple googles something just to prove the other one wrong if they dare to use a metaphor incorrectly - this is the pod for you. This show is basically a husband and wife who have exited the honeymoon phase long ago, but have decent takes about Survivor. My favorite is when the wife keeps trying to make a point but the husband completely ignores her and moves on... more

    Apple Podcasts
    United States2 months ago
  • Stop yelling

    Why does Derrick yell every single thing he says? Can he not speak in a normal volume/tone? It’s excruciating to my ears!

    Apple Podcasts
    United States2 months ago
  • Nope

    Used to be a Challenge Maniac until they decided not to protect patrons/supporters from sexual harassment from other fans- in fact, decided to give shout outs and thanks to that harasser on the podcast!

    Apple Podcasts
    Canada3 months ago
  • The WWE of Challenge Podcasts.

    Bananas is the Hulk Hogan of the Challenge but you guys are The WWE. You guys are consistently great while Johnny is the GOAT. I can’t pick a favorite cause both shows are so freakin good. This show is a must listen every week.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States4 months ago

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