Brent Sullivan

Brent Sullivan - Top Five, Baby!Brent Sullivan is a long-time fanatic of Survivor and has been writing about it for years. When he is not writing, talking about, or applying to be on the show, he spends his time with family, doing nerdy IT stuff, and watching movies.

His column, "Top Five, Baby!" has run here at the True Dork Times since 2020, when he first wrote about season 40, Survivor: Winners at War. Prior to this, he covered S33: Millennials vs. Gen X through S38: Edge of Extinction at Inside Survivor, under the column title, "Give Me Five!"

Follow him on twitter: @BSully_13

Top Five, Baby! - Brent Sullivan's recaps

Columns by Survivor season:

  • S40 logo Survivor 40: Winners at War
    Idols, advantages, ladders, and a lad

    Episode 2: Idols, advantages, ladders, and a lad

    By Brent Sullivan | Published: February 23, 2020


    Episode 2 sweeps in awash in idols and advantages (and fire tokens), but don't worry guys, it's designed to be like this. Brent highlights these new-school developments, plus a rising ladder engineer and an ascendant Adam.

    Episode 1: Nerds, rookies, and blowing up the pre-game

    By Brent Sullivan | Published: February 16, 2020


    Brent manages to whittle the two-hour, action-packed Winners at War premiere into five key events and themes that appear to hold importance for the season as a whole - among them a fun new alliance, and the weaponizing of the mere suspicion of a pre-game one.

    Pre-season: Winners at War alliance assumptions

    By Brent Sullivan | Published: February 2, 2020


    For his pre-season preview of Winners at War, Brent speculates on the five most likely alliances to form in the upcoming all-winners season. Will they make an impact on the game?